Dr. Ghufran Ullah

Assistant Professor


Dr. Ghufran Ullah: received his BS degree from the University of Peshawar, master’s degree from the City University of Sciences & Information Technology in 2007 and 2009, respectively. He completed his PhD in computer science from University Technology Malaysia (UTM) “Johor Bahru”, Johor, Malaysia in Nov 2014. He has worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at City University of Sciences & Information Technology Peshawar, Pakistan for five years. Currently, he is working as Assistant Professor at PAK Austria Fachhochschule Institute of Applied Sciences & TechnologyHaripur Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. His main research area is wireless sensor networks while his research interests are wireless Body Area Networks, Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, Underwater Sensor Networks, and the Internet of Things in general.  He is also a member of the Pervasive Computing Research Group, a research group under the K-Economy Research Alliance in Malaysia. He is the author of several papers in the field of Wireless Sensor Networks in different national and international Generals. He has more than 5 years of post-PhD teaching and research experience. His current research interests are Things (IoT), blockchain technology and Cyber Security. 


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer Science Faculty of Computing, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia,2014
  • Master of Computer Science, Department of Computer Science, City University of Sciences &Information Technology,2010
  • Bachelor of Computer Science University of Peshawar, Pakistan,2006


  • Muzammil Khan, Sarwar Shah and Ghufran Ullah, “Evaluating Interactive Visualization Techniques on Small Touch Screen Devices” International Journal of Grid Distribution Computing vol. 12 no. 2 |pp. 31-48,2019
  • Ishfaq Ahmad, Ghufran Ullah, Wajid Ullah Khan, Rashid Naseem and Adil Sheraz, “Investigation of Ieee 802.15.4 Fixed Duty Cycle During Nodes Mobility Under Different WBAN Performance Metrices” International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security. Vol. 17, No. 4, April 2019
  • Muhammad Yaseen, Rashid Naseem, Zahid Ali, Ghufran Ullah “Identification of Challenges During Requirements Implementation in Global Software Development: A Systematic Literature Review” Journal of Software Engineering & Intelligent Systems. 30th April 2019, Volume 4, Issue 1
  • Qazi Haseeb, Muhammad Arif Shah, Rashid Naseem, Karzan Wakil, Ghufran Ullah, “An effective Approach to Analyze Algorithm Linear O(n) Worst-Case Asymptotic Complexity” in International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications. Vol. 10, No. 3, 2019
  • Haseena Gul, Ghufran Ullah, Muzammil Khan, Yosra “Energy-Efficient Regional based Cooperative Routing Protocol for Underwater Sensor Networks with Sink Mobility” Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing Received: vol. 3 (2021) (Impact Factor 4.594)


  • Research project funded by eScience (Malaysia) on the topic of Intelligent Indoor Position Tracking System using Wi-fi
  • Gym Trainer (Funded by ICT, Pakistan)
  • Train Tracking System (Funded by ICT, Pakistan)
  • Patient Monitoring System (Funded by ICT, Pakistan)
  • Online Bus Ticket Reservation System