Urdu Academy Sindh (UAS) was the realization of a dream of Alahuddin Khalid, who in the midst of the euphoria and struggle that encapsulated Pakistan’s hard-fought independence, created a humble publishing company. It emerged, fueled by a profound sense of purpose and an unwavering love for the written word. With ink-stained hands and a heart brimming with hope, he was determined to carve a path of enlightenment and knowledge for his nation. Registered in 1970, with registration number 001 in Sindh Textbook Board, UAS would bring many celebrated works of penmanship to date.
UAS has multiple national ventures and international collaborations including Al-Khalid Publishing Company, Al-Khalid copy house, Matterhorn Publishing, and YDS Publishing, Turkey. The aim of Urdu Academy Group of Companies is to assist the school and educational institutions to uplift the education standards in Pakistan. UAS offers high-quality books, curriculum development, teacher trainings, other resources and helping material to educational institutes. An integral part of UAS is the academic offset press located at the head office. It is a one stop solution for in-house publication needs, as well as for UAS clientele. Home to A-list machines and skilled manpower, the transformation of ideas to book is done with top notch quality.
OUR MISSION AND VISION
LIBERATION THROUGH LITERATURE
UAS’ vision is a combination of hopes and aims of it’s curators, who are passionate Pakistanis. The long term aim of UAS is to provide the nation with the best quality literature which will in turn impact the youth and create valuable citizens who possess aptitude thinking skills and will lead Pakistan toward triumph.
MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN
CEO- SAAD BIN AZIZ
A person who loves to read and study in free time. Mr. Saad Bin Aziz is a PhD scholar in management science and has been running the company operations and strategic management, since 2010. His objective is to ensure UAS gives the best quality education at affordable prices such that every child in the province of Sindh gets a chance at life and to improve lifestyle of ordinary citizens through best education.
COO-HARIS BIN AZIZ
A graduate of Cardiff university Mr. Haris Bin Aziz leads the distribution of book and shops management of Urdu academy Sindh group of companies.
DIRECTOR RESEARCH-FARYAL SIDDIQUI
Ms. Faryal is a Chartered Accountant by profession but a book lover by heart. She has worked in Audit, Assurance and business development in the last 10 years and possesses industry experience in a multitude of organizations. She is the Executive Director of book development at Urdu academy Sindh group of companies.