He graduated from Sindh University with a
B.Sc.(Hons) in 1974, and an M.Sc. from the Sindh
University with specialization in Electronics / Digital Computers in 1975.
Later on he also completed his Ph.D.
in the year 2000 from Lesley University, Massachusetts,
USA in Educational Studies.
His first job was with Divisional Public School
Lahore as a Lecturer. However, very soon he joined
Lawrence College Murree and remained a Lecturer
and House Master for a year (1977-78).
Nadeem joined Pakistan Navy in 1978 in the Education Branch,
but took an early retirement from the navy in 1992 while he
was a Lieut. Commander and opted to go into the
field of education as a civilian.
During his employment with the Navy, he was an
Instructor and House Master at the Pakistan Navy
Junior College (1979-80), Principal/In Charge of
Pakistan Navy Dockyard Technical School Karachi
(1980-81), In charge of Examination Cell and
Degree Section at Pakistan Naval Academy
(1981-85), Naval Representative at the PAF College
Sargodha (1985-88), Director of Studies at PNS
Himalaya (1988-90), and Staff Officer Training to
Soon after leaving the Navy, he joined Applied
Engineering Services & Dong Fang Electrical
Corporation of China as Director Administration
and Projects from 1992 to 1999.
Since then, his main concentration has
been towards education. He worked for Bahria Foundation,
Islamabad (2000-2002) as the Manager of the Bahria Education
and Training Services BEATS.
In 2003, he started an online magazine called
"Intellect" which has wide readership. This is
Pakistan's first online family magazine, which has
an appeal for people belonging to all walks of
life. It has sections on Development Studies,
International Relations, Intellect Thoughts,
Health and Diet, Women's Affairs, Art and Culture,
Philosophical thoughts, Parenting, Matrimonials,
Glamour and Gossip, Issues of interest for
teenagers and children, Poetry, Technology,
Religion, Literature, Books, Gardening, Cooking,
etc. The magazine is also registered with ISSN.
His elder daughter Sehr Nadeem is now the Editor
in Chief of "Intellect".
Around the same
time, he also established a consulting company
called NASTAC - N&S Training Advice Consultancy.
Out of respect for his father, he has named
Ch. Saeed Ahmed Sb as the Mentor and Managing Director
and himself as the Deputy Managing Director.
On their official website,
Nadeem introduces the company as
being "self financed, non commercial &
public service organization, a team of experienced
consultants, researchers, and developers dedicated
to technology research, development &
implementation and helping to setup a platform
where research and development activities can be
accomplished at an affordable and reasonable cost
to help, support & facilitate community
development and welfare activities."
He has also been at the forefront of Petarian
activities as well. He is the founder of the first
Petarian e-group on Yahoo called "PetarianTalk",
which was established in April 1999. PetarianTalk
is now focused on being an academic discussion
group amongst the Petarians.
The "Intellect" magazine is actually the successor
of the "PetarianMag" which Nadeem published for
over a year. This was also an important
contribution towards the Petarians.
Nadeem has made a very valuable contribution
towards the understanding of Allah by developing a
website on the 99 Names of Allah. Please visit
see this site.
Another interesting work of his is the Maigh
Malhar which is Pakistan's first web publication
on classical music. The web address of this site
http://www.maighmalhaar.com/. It is the most
comprehensive publication about classical music
with details on artists, instruments, raagas,
In recent years, he has also been instrumental in
getting Petarians together in Islamabad, and
hosted dinners and functions for them on more than
one occasion. He has also contributed towards the
development of the Petarian Association Islamabad
It is a pleasure to have been associated with