Afghan Biographies

Husseini, Mir Ghulam Osman Barez Bariz Hosseini

Name Husseini, Mir Ghulam Osman Barez Bariz Hosseini
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1972
Function/Grade Herat University Chancellor President
History and Biodata

1. Former Chancellors Herat University:
Dr. Mohammad Naim Assad (2008), Afghan-German background
Mir Ghulam Osman Barez Hussaini Hussainy Bariz (2010, 20110512),

Vice Chancellors:
Mohtaseb Zada (2010)
Rector Dr. Sayed Farhad Shahidzada (20110108) Dr. Abdul Zahir Mohtasibzada breathed his last due to protracted illness, at the age of 61.(20150613)

2. Previous Functions Mir Ghulam Osman Barez Husseini:
Chancellor University Herat

3. Biodata:
Husseini_MirMir Ghulam Osman Barez Husseini Hussainy Hossaini Bariz's (Email: is a Pashtun and was born 1972 in Herat Province. His forefathers hailed from Kunar Province. 100 years ago his grand fathers migrated from Kunar to Kandahar and then from Kandahar to Herat. Thus he is a Sadaat or Syeed.

Former Master's programme in Development Management, (MADM - Bochum Program, Germany) Student 2008 Master Thesis: The Impact of Microfinance on Poverty Reduction: A Case Study in the Context of Afghanistan

Herat University was founded in 1988. It is attended by approximately 3,000 students, of which 900 are women. The university is still recovering from the long period of war and chaos in the country. The main campus is currently undergoing reconstruction. The university has 11 faculties in the fields of Agriculture, Economics, Pharmacy, Islamic Studies, Law, Computer Science, Language and Literature, Science, Engineering, Journalism, Veterinary Medicine, Social Science and Fine Arts.

Last Modified 2015-06-13
Established 2010-12-05