1. Former Ministers of Higher Education:
Danesh, Minister Designate Higher Education (20100626), no vote of confidence.
Danesh, Acting Minister of Higher Education (2010)
Dr. Mohammad Azam Dadfar (2009-201001), acting Minister till 20120305.
Dr. Obaidullah Obaid (20120305 -20140930)
Dr. Obaidullah Obaid Acting Minister of Higher Education (20141001)
acting Minister of Higher Education Muhammad Osman Baburi (20141209)
Mrs Prof Farida Mohmand (20150418, 20161114 appeached and acting)
Abdul Latif Rushan Abdul Latif Roshan (20171030) acting resigned (20171122)
Khwaja Omari (20171122, 20171204 confirmed)
Abdul Tawab Balakarzai (20190526)
Deputy Minister of Higher Education:
Prof. M. Osman Babury Babari, Deputy Minister for academic Affairs (20100119),
Mohammad Sarwar Danish (20100118),
Ass Prof. Dr. Gul Hassan Walizai (20120912)
Abdul Tawab Balakarzai (20181100, 20190322)
Financial and Administrative Deputy Ministry of Higher Education:
Ahmad Seyar Mahjor, (20170311)
2. Previous Function:
Vice Chancellor for academic Affairs Kandahar University (2010)
Head of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Department, Kandahar University (2011)
Deputy Minister for Academic Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (20180213)
Minister of Higher Education acting (20190526)
Eng. Abdul Tawab Bala Karzai Abdul Tawab Balakarzai has completed his higher secondary education in Kabul and has obtained his Bachelor’s degree in the field of civil engineering from the University of Kandahar and Master’s degree from the Asian Institute of Technology AIT in the field of engineering and water resources (2008-2010).