Major General (Retired)
Muhammad Tayyab Azam,
Hilal-e-lmtiaz (Military)
High Commissioner of Pakistan

Curriculum Vitae


Major General Muhammad Teyyab Azam has a vast experience of Command, Staff and Instructional assignments with 38 years of illustrious career in Pakistan Army.

2. Experience.

Commissioned as Mechanized Infantry Officer, the General Officer has served in Army Headquarters, Headquarters and various Field Formations. He has rich experience of serving on various key appointments inside and outside the country. He has an extended tenure of serving in restive areas/ war zone in FATA / Kashmir. Details of Key appointments are as under :

  • General Officer Commanding (GOC) - Defence Security Force (DSF).
  • UN Force Commander- United Nations Mission in Western Sahara, (MINURSO).
  • Inspector General Frontier Corps (Scouts)- Khyber Pakhtoon Khwa / FATA.
  • Director General Khyber Pakhtoon Khwa (KPK) - Intelligence set up.
  • Brigade Commander- Infantry Brigade, FATA.
  • Colonel Staff Infantry Division, War Zone.
  • General Staff Officer Grade-I (Analysis) - Islamabad.
  • General Staff Officer Grade-1- Headquarters Pakistan Ranger Punjab.
  • Military Observer- United Nations Mission in Congo, (MONUC).
  • Bridge Major - Infantry Bridge, War Zone.
3. Qualifications

Civil Qualifications

Masters in War Studies National Defence University,
Masters in International Relations University of Balochistan, Quetta.
Bachelors of Science Pakistan Military Academy,
Bachelors of Science (Honours) University of Balochistan
German Language Diploma National University of Modern
Languages, Islamabad.

Military Qualifications

Armed Forces War Course National Defence University,
Command and Staff Course Command and Staff College, Quetta.
Mechanized Infantry Commander Course Mechanized Warfare School, Germany.

Hilal-e-lmtiaz (Military).

Personal Information

Date of birth      

04 August 1966




English, Urdu, Pushto, German

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