About Us


Academic Research & Policy Development Foundation (ARPDF), Islamabad Pakistan

Academic Research & Policy Development Foundation (ARPDF), Islamabad Pakistan established to provide services in research related activities to promote quality research culture in the educational institutes and development sector of Pakistan. ARPDF is a non- profit organization working under the guidance and cooperation of researchers of academicians and industrialists. ARPDF is helping the researchers of educational institutes and industry to sit together and solve their problems and meet today’s challenges together by conducting researches individually and collectively.


ARPDF is bridging the gap among the educational & research institutes, public and corporate sector, developing culture of creating and sharing knowledge. ARPDF facilitate the numerous research papers, doctoral level theses and industrial research projects in the areas of social, economic, pure and applied sciences. The studies facilitated by ARPDF are presentable at national and international level forums/conferences and published in scholarly journals of international repute.
ARPDF regularly conducts research seminars, providing a common stage to researchers of academia and corporate sector, where ideas, experiences and findings are shared and new ways of cooperation and collaboration are discussed. ARPDF provides individual training, conducts workshops on various research issues and offers various activities to promote research.
ARPDF has academicians, researchers, scholars, corporate consultants and institutes/organizations associated with it of international repute, and in various disciplines. The primary task of ARPDF is to promote high quality research culture including facilitating the processes of knowledge creation and sharing in Pakistan.



Dr. M.S. Habib


Dr. Mazhar Farid


Dr. A. Raza Mugal

Vice Chairman

Dr. Muzaffer


ARPDF Vision

Serving researchers and organizations from invention to innovation.

ARPDF Mision

Providing integrated research support services to researchers and organizations.
Enabling researchers to produce cutting-edge research as solution to socioeconomic problems.
Enabling organizations to adopt innovative technologies, instrumental for socioeconomic growth.