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Aga Khan Education Service, Pakistan

Aga Khan Education Service, Pakistan

Mission: The mission of AKES,P is “to enable many generations of students to acquire both knowledge and the essential spiritual wisdom needed to balance that knowledge and enable their lives to attain the higher fulfillment”

Vision: A dynamic learning organisation achieving excellence

Purpose: Reaching out to inspire better lives

Values: Respect | Fairness | Integrity | Passion | Rigor | Creativity Moreover, AKES,P seeks to graduate students who are ‘confident, critically conscious, creative, lifelong learners, who are active and ethical citizens for the pluralist world’.

Permissible Business Activities: The first Aga Khan School was established in 1905 in Gwadar, Pakistan. Aga Khan Education Service, Pakistan (AKES,P) currently operates 156 schools and five hostels that provide quality pre-school, primary, secondary, and higher secondary education services to students all across Pakistan, These schools have an enrolment of about 44,500 students and employ over 2,200 teachers. AKES,P is also supported by more than 2,000 volunteers. 

A significant proportion of students impacted by AKES in Pakistan is from the rural areas. A great majority of them are females. Strong efforts are made to continue to improve the quality of education in some of the remotest parts of the country. In Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral (GBC), Aga Khan Schools were set up in the 1940s and have since then contributed significantly to increase the rate of literacy and socio-economic development in these regions.

AKES,P currently operates 148 schools in GBC, providing quality educational access to over 34,000 students, of which 50 percent are female. AKES,P also operates four schools in Karachi, three in Hyderabad and rural Sindh and one in Hafizabad, Punjab, with an enrolment of more than 10,500 students. All Aga Khan Schools follow the national curriculum and place special emphasis on the teaching of English, Mathematics, Science and Information and Communication Technologies (ICT).

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Aga Khan Education Service, Pakistan.

Status of Company: Not for profit company licensed under Section 42 of the Companies Act 2017.

Company Registration Number: 0014226   Date of Incorporation: 19th March 1986
License Number: 774 (Valid up till 14-05-2020)

Company Tax Number: 1356915-5


Regd. Address:
1-5/B-VII, Federal ‘B’ Area Karimabad
Telephone: (92-21) 36826764

Regional Educational Office Gilgit-Baltistan
Karakoram International University Road
Near Shah karim Hostel, Konodass Gilgit, Gilgit Baltistan
Telephone: (05811) 454191 - 2

Regional Educational Office Chitral
Main Garamchasha Road,
Chitral, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
Telephone: (0943) 412799, 413568, 413569

Liaison Office – Islamabad
Level 8, Serena Business Complex,
Khayaban-e-Suhrawardy, G-5/1
Islamabad, Pakistan
Telephone: (+92 51) 111 253 254

NameMoez Narsi - Chairman
QualificationFCA, CIA, CISA, CMA
ProfessionHead of Finance & Company Secretary at Khadi, Pakistan
NameNimmet Hirji - Director
QualificationBA, Development Psychology; Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Early Years)
ProfessionDirector, Aga Khan Education Services, SA
NameBenoit Destouches - Director
QualificationMaster's degree in International Relations
ProfessionHead of Finance, Aga Khan Education Services, SA
NameSuleman Shahbuddin Chhagla - Director
ProfessionSelf employed
NameAmin Kamruddin Gulamani - Director
Qualification MBA, Human Resource Management
ProfessionHead of Human Resources at UBL Fund Managers
 NameMir Afzal Khan Jan Tajik - Director
 QualificationPhD, Education
 ProfessionAssociate Professor and Member University Senate Nazarbayev University, Graduate School of Education Astana, Kazakhstan
 NameShezeen Salim Hemani - Director
 ProfessionFaculty, Lahore University of Management Sciences
 Name Rehmat Wali Khan - Director
 Qualification MS, Project Management
 Profession Education Officer, SAAAR Human Resource Development Centre
NameMoin Uddin Mujjeb Uddin - Director
QualificationPhD, Project Management
ProfessionDirector, TPS Hospitality
NameShahid Hub Ali - Director
QualificationBSc (Hons) Chemistry
ProfessionDirector General, Karakoram International University
NameAltaf Qamruddin Gokal - Director
ProfessionCFO & Company Secretar, EFU General Insurance


Shareholding Pattern: This is a not for profit company with no share capital and no shareholders.

Since this is a not for profit company with no share capital, it has no shareholders and does not declare dividends or bonus.

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This is a not for profit company licensed under Section 42 of the Companies Act 2017. It has no share capital and no shareholders. Under its license, it is prohibited from paying any dividend or profit to its members.

Head of Internal Audit: Malik Pirani.
Name of Auditor of the Company: A.F. Ferguson & Co. (Karachi)
Legal Advisor: Salim Gulam Husein
Tax Advisor: Akber G Merchant & Co
For Complaints: Registered Office Number: +92-21-36822955
Last Date on which website was updated: 06/07/2020