Through Distant Learning

Pakistan Wildlife Foundation offers a wide range of short courses in wildlife related fields through distant
learning. Each course is of 3-months duration including a written test, a viva voce examination and one-
day orientation workshop and field activities. Study material is sent to the students in three
parts/assignments; one part per month along with a questionnaire. The study material is in English
language, however, a few courses are also available in both English and Urdu languages. After receiving
all the three assignments back, a written test and a one-day evaluation workshop is organized and
certificates are awarded to the successful students.


The courses are offered on quarterly basis with following schedule;
1. Quarter 1 (January to March) Registration during December
2. Quarter 2 (April to June) Registration during March
3. Quarter 3 (July to September) Registration during June
4. Quarter 4 (October to December) Registration during September


Fee for one course is Rs. 12,000/- which will include;
1. Study material
2. Postage charges
3. Written test
4. One-day orientation
5. One-day field visit
6. Certificate / Diploma
Written test and Viva voce examination will be organized in different cities and the registered students
must inform the organizers about their nearest city where they would like to appear for the test and viva.


1. Principles of Wildlife Management
2. Protected Areas Management
3. Natural Resources Management
4. Principles of Animal Taxonomy
5. Ichthyological Survey Techniques
6. Herpetology and Herpetological Survey Techniques
7. Ornithology Survey Techniques
8. Bird Watching Techniques
9. Mammalogy and Small Mammals Study Techniques
10. Mammalogy and Large Mammals Study Techniques
11. Taxidermy and Animal Preservation Techniques                                                                                                                              12. Natural History Museum Development
13. Wildlife Population Assessment Techniques
14. Wildlife Habitat Analysis (Including habitat types of Pakistan)
15. Wildlife Damage Control
16. Wildlife Photography Field Techniques
17. Captive / Conservation Breeding Techniques
18. Zoo Management and Animal Keeping
19. Animal Behavior and Adaptations
20. Climate Change and Adaptations
21. GIS and Remote Sensing
22. Scientific & Technical Writing (reports and popular, review & research Articles)
23. Wildlife Related Conventions (CITES, CMS, CBD & Ramsar)
24. Animal Rights and Wildlife Legislation in Pakistan


1. Dr. Abdul Aleem Chaudhry (Mammalogy, Ecology, Forestry)
2. Dr. Ejaz Ahmad (Wildlife Damage Control / Wildlife Management)
3. Mr. Abdul Aziz Khan (Wildlife Damage Control)
4. Dr. Mohammad Sharif Khan (Herpetology)
5. Dr. Mohammad Rais (Herpetology)
6. Dr. Zahid Iqbal Khan (Zoo Management / Captive Wildlife Management)
7. Prof. Dr. Maqsood Anwar (Wildlife Ecology / Wildlife Management)
8. Dr. Waseem Ahmad Khan (Mammalogy / Herpetology / Ornithology)
9. Dr. Rehmatullah Qureshi (Plant Taxonomy)
10. Dr. Sher Wali (Plant Taxonomy)
11. Dr. Ather Raffi (Entomology)
12. Dr. Mohammad Shafiq Ahmad (Fisheries)
13. Dr. Abdul Qadir (Fisheries)
14. Dr. Atif Yaqub (Animal Behavior)
15. Mr. Muhammad Naeem Bhatti (Zoo Management)
16. Mr. Safwan Shahab Ahmad (Captive Breeding / Ethology)
17. Mr. Noor Hussain (Wildlife Photography)
18. Mr. Tahir Zaheer (Wildlife Photography)
19. Mr. Sajjad Haider Jaffery (Taxidermy)
20. Mr. Shahid Iqbal (Taxidermy)
21. Mr. Jahangir Khan Jadoon (Taxidermy)
22. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Bodla (Plant Ecology)
23. Dr. Syed Muhammad Naeem (GIS & Remote Sensing)


A candidate can attend maximum two courses at a time but separate registration form for each course will
be required.

1. Download Application Form
2.Fill up the form
3.Deposit the fee Rs. 12,000/- for one course                                                                                                                                          4.Fee can be 4.Fee 4. 4.Fee can be deposited in any branch of Faysal Bank
5.Account Title: Waseem Ahmad Khan
6.Account No.   0293007900134141
7.Email the completed form along with the fee deposit slip as an attachment to Pakistan Wildlife
Foundation at;
8.OR send the complete form (hard copy) along with a photo copy of the deposit slip to Pakistan
Wildlife Foundation at;

Pakistan Wildlife Foundation


Phone: 0092-333-5214333

Head Office

Plot No. B-2, Street No. 2, P&V Scheme No. 2, Chak Shahzad Farms, Park Road, Islamabad, Pakistan

Phone: 0092-333-5214333

Rawalpindi Office

Gammon House, 400/2, Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Karachi Office

FA 24/1, Federal Capital Area, Near KESC Office, Karachi, Pakistan

Phone: 0092-301-2265285