BannerQuaid-i-Azam University History Society (QAUHS) is an apolitical students’ body that functions under the auspices of the Department of History, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. Founded by Mr. Ilhan Niaz in 2002, the History Society serves as a platform that enables the students to contribute effectively towards the material and intellectual uplift of the department .The History Society enhances the level of cooperation amongst the students of the department and it also improves the level of communication between the students and the faculty of the department of history. All Students of the QAU History Department may apply for QAUHS. The membership of the History Society is for the duration of one semester only.

Activities of the Society
History Society undertakes the following activities:

  • Co-curricular Activities:

The Incharge of the History Society guides its activities and ensures that it its functioning properly.

  • Debate competitions
  • Lectures by prestigious scholars
  • Workshops
  • Fortnightly Histovision
  • Extra-curricular Activities
  • The cabinet of the History Society consist of :
  • Poetry competitions
  • Talent Hunt
  • Funfairs
  • Sport Competitions
  • Excursion Trip
  • Cultural Exhibition



Histovision is fortnightly English newsletter aims at giving a vent to creative expression of the students of the department. Moreover, the faculty and alumni are also welcomed to contribute to the newsletter.

Editorial Board

The editorial board for the Histovision is as follows:

 Patron-in-chief  Prof. Dr. Tanvir Anujm
 Editor-in-chief  Dr. Misbah Umar
The Historian

It is an annual magazine of the department. This bilingual magazine has been brought out with the aim of promoting self-expression and literary pursuits. Its first issue was published in 2003.

Editorial Committee

 Patron  Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (Vice Chancellor)
 In-charge  Prof. Dr. Tanvir Anjum (Chairperson)