Haris Khurram

Assistant Professor
  • Department of Sciences & Humanities
  • haris.khurram@nu.edu.pk
  • (041) 111-128-128
  • Ext: 278


Dr. Haris Khurram has joined us in August 2018. He finished his PhD in Statistics in the area of Bayesian Non-Parametric Modelling. Earlier he has secured M.Phil. in Statistics in the area of Graphical Estimation of the parameters of Continuous Family of Distributions. Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan has been his alma mater. He had already started sharpening his skills of teaching at BZU Multan and Multan Postgraduate College, Multan where he contributed in Visiting and Permanent capacity respectively.

Fields of Interest

    • Bayesian Parametric and Non-parametric Modelling.
    • Computational Statistics.
    • Survey Sampling.
    • Econometric Modelling and Inference.
    • Applied Data Analysis in the Areas of,
    • Bio-Medical Sciences.
    • Pharmaceutical Sciences.
    • Social Sciences.


PhD (Statistics), Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan (2016-2021)

MPhil (Statistics), Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan (2014-2016)

MSc (Statistics), Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan (2012-2014)


Journal Papers

Saadullah, M., Shah, S., Farrukh, M., Chauhdary, Z., Aslam, A., Khan, H. U., Abbas, G., Shah, M. A., Khurram, H., Chand, U. R., Haris, M., & Khaliq, H. M. E. (2021). Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions of Medical and Non-Medical Students towards COVID-19 in Punjab, Pakistan: a Cross-sectional Survey. Latin American Journal of Pharmacy. 40 (11): 2617-23.

Aslam, A., Shah, S., Shehzad, M. A., Chauhdary, Z., Mahmood-Ur-Rahman, Zafarullah, M., Abbas, G., Farooq, U., Khurram, H., Chand, U. R., Zulfiqar, N. & Nehaj Ul Sakeena (2021) Knowledge, Attitude, and Practices of Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance among Pharmacy Customers in Punjab, Pakistan: A Multicenter Survey Study. Lat. Am. J. Pharm. 40 (7): 1685-92

Aslam, A., Shah, S., Abbas, G., Mahmood-Ur-Rahman, Chauhdary, Z., Ahmed, M. M., Khurram, H., Rasul, A., Ali, M. Y., Chand, U. R., & Haris, M. (2021): Community Pharmacists Interest and Attitudes to Pharmacy Practice Research in Pakistan: A Cross-sectional study. Lat. Am. J. Pharm. 40 (5): 1015-20.

Shah, S., Ahmed, M. M., Mahmood-Ur-Rahman, Chauhdary, Z., Aslam, A., Nisar, N., Abbas, G., Khurram, H., Mukhtar, A., Noreen, S., & Zulfiqar, N. (2021): Utilization of Self-Medication, Prescription Medication and Herbal Remedies During Pregnancy in Punjab, Pakistan. Lat. Am. J. Pharm. 40 (2): 339-46.

Shah, S., Abbas, G., Chauhdary, Z., Aslam, A., Anees ur Rehman, Khurram, H., Noreen, S., Chand, U. R., Younis, M. H., & Zulfiqar, U. (2021). Antibiotic use: A cross-sectional survey assessing the knowledge, attitudes, and practices amongst students of Punjab, Pakistan. Journal of American College Health, 1–6.

Rehman, S. U., Zhou, X., Ali, S., Rasheed, M. A., Islam, Y., Hafeez, M., … & Khurram, H. (2020). Predatory functional response and fitness parameters of Orius strigicollis Poppius when fed Bemisia tabaci and Trialeurodes vaporariorum as determined by age-stage, two-sex life table. PeerJ, 8, e9540.

Shah, s., Ullah. M., Chaudhry, Z., Ahmed, M. M., Aslam, A., Abbas, G., Khurram, H., Chand., U. R., Khaliq, H. M. E., & Riaz, N. (2020). A Cross Sectional Survey of Health Behaviors, Self-Prescription and Care Needs among Pharmacy Students of Different Institutions of Punjab, Pakistan. Lat. Am. J. Pharm. 39 (9): 1817-22

Riazurrehman, M., Iqbal, A., Ayaz, S., Khurram, H., Akhtar, N., Mahmood, A., … & Asif, H. M., (2020). An alternative approach to treat obesity with leptogenic polyherbal formulation obesecure: A randomized clinical trial study, Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., Vol.33, No.5(Special), pp.2423-2430.

Khurram, H. and Iqbal, M. M. (2019). Forecasting Potato Production in Pakistan Using Bayeian Non Parametric Modelling. International Journal of Biology, Pharmacy and Allied Sciences. 8(12),2287-2295.

Kousar, R., Imran, Z., Khan, Q. M., Khurram, H. (2019). Impact of Terrorism on Stock Market: A Case of South Asian Stock Markets. Journal of Accounting and Finance in Emerging Economies, 5(2), 215-242.

Omar, A. B., & Muhammad, K. N. B. T., & Khurram, H. (2019). Does market portfolio index really affect foreign exchange exposure? An empirical evidence from Malaysian nonfinancial firms. Global Business Management Review, 11(2)

Narmeen, S., Saba, I., Kouser, R., & Khurram, H. (2018). Why Banks Need Adequate Capital Adequacy Ratio? A Study of Lending & Deposit Behaviors of Banking Sector of Pakistan. Journal of Accounting and Finance in Emerging Economies, 4(1), 1–16.

Khurram, H., & Aslam, M. (2017). Marks Comparison: A Comparative Study Of Marks Distribution Of Student Of Matriculation In Multan District. The Sindh University Journal of Education-SUJE, 45(2).

IQBAL, M., KHURRAM, H., & AFZAL, S. (2016). A New Way to Identify the Family of Continuous Probability Distributions and Estimation of Population Parameter (s). Sindh University Research Journal-SURJ (Science Series), 48(4).

Khurram, H. and Aslam, M. (2014). Inference About the FIFA Matches: An Application of the Logistic Regression and Classical Tests. Journal of Research (Science), Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. Vol. 24-25, pp. 39-46



Conference Papers

Khurram, H. and Iqbal, M. M. (2021). KERNEL FUNCTIONS FOR SEASONAL AND NON-SEASONAL TIME SERIES. Proc. 18th International Conference on Statistical Sciences Lahore, Pakistan – February 18-20, 2021, Vol. 35, pp. 119-13

Khurram, H. and Iqbal, M. M. (2020). Essential of Bayesian Non-Parametric Modelling and Applications. First National Multidisciplinary Conference (MEET-2020), Jhang, Pakistan.

Shahid, S., Khurram, H., Akbar, A. (2019). Predicting Congenital Heart Diseases Using Parametric and Nonparametric Approach. 15th Islamic Countries Conference on Statistical Sciences (ICCS-15) Lahore, Pakistan.

Khurram, H., Shahzad, M. A., Arslan, M. (2019). A Comparison of Models to Forecast the Potato Production in Pakistan. 17th International Conference on Statistical Sciences Lahore, Pakistan.

Shahzad, M. A., and Khurram, H. (2019). A Modified Principal Component Calibration in Survey Sampling.  17th International Conference on Statistical Sciences Lahore, Pakistan.

Shahzad, M. A., and Khurram, H. (2018). Adaptive Principal Component Calibration Estimation in Survey Sampling. 16th International Conference of Statistical Sciences, Peshawar, Pakistan.

Khurram, H., & Aslam, M. (2016, March). Size Distortion for Linear Regression Model in the Presence of Heteroscedastic and Non-normal Error Terms. In Proceeding 14th International Conference on Statistical Sciences Karachi, Pakistan (Vol. 29, p. 221-228).