Mr. Ahmed Ghulam Rasool

The Tenth Vice Principal (2005-2011), and Professor of Mathematics (1975-2005)

Prof. Ahmed Ghulam Rasool as Vice Principal

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif

Prof. Ahmed Ghulam Rasool (popularly known as Haji Ahmed) joined the college in 1975 as lecturer of Mathematics. He was the tenth Vice Principal of the college from 2005 to 2011.

He was born on 23 February 1951 at Hyderabad.  He got married to Mrs. Noorjehan on 29 September 1978, and they have four children - Irfan Ahmed 92140/Liaquat, Adnan Ahmed, 9377/Iqbal, Nausheen and Faizan Ahmed 99113/Iqbal.

Haji Sb started his early education at HRH Aga Khan Primary School in Hyderabad where he studied up to class 4. He then joined Noor Mohammad High School Hyderabad and completed his Matric in 1967.

He got admission to Government College Hyderabad thereafter, and completed his Intermediate in 1969 and B.Sc. in 1971 from that institution. He went on to complete his M.Sc. in Mathematics from University of Sindh in 1973.

His first job was as a teacher of Mathematics at Govt. High School Talhar from 1973-1974. During the following year (1974-75), he worked as Subject Specialist with the National Development Volunteer Program (NDVP). He then joined Cadet College Petaro in 1975 and is still at Petaro.

Soon after he joined Petaro, Shahbaz House was formed, and he was appointed Assistant House Master for a year (1975-1976). Shahbaz House used to be in the Ante Room of Jinnah House in those days. In 1981-1982, he served as the Assistant House Master of Qasim House.

From 1982-1988, he was made the Messing Officer. The following year, he was appointed the House Master of Qasim House, which he served from 1989-1994.

He was promoted to the position of Assistant Professor in June 1981, and as Professor in 1996.

Amongst other responsibilities that he was given at different times, he was the Officer In Charge of Board and Internal Examinations, Central Stores, and Time Table.

Haji Ahmed Sb served as the House Coordination Officer to oversee the coordination between all the 7 houses from 2001 to 2005. Then in 2005 he was promoted to the position of Vice Principal and Director of Studies at the college.

He finally retired from service at Petaro as Vice Principal in February 2011 after 36 years of service.

Keeping in view his services, the college has hired him again after retirement as Professor Emeritus of Mathematics on contract basis.