Vice-Chairman Picture Professor Refaqat Ali Khan
Professor Refaqat Ali Khan (Born in 1939), studied at Aligah Muslim University, Aligarh. Initially he worked for Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi. He worked with Professor A Rahman’s project ‘Science and Technology in Medieval India’. This is the first major work on the contribution of Indian Muslims to science and technology. Professor Refaqat Ali Khan taught history at Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi and Maulana Azad College at Aurangabad. Professor Khan is associated with Institute of Objective Studies, New Delhi for a long time. He was the General Editor of the three volumes published by the Institute ‘The Role of Muslims in the Indian Freedom Struggle 1857-1947.’ He is presently Vice-Chairman of IOS and also looking after the academic projects of the Institute.