Federal Minister for Education and Technical Training & National History and Literary Heritage Division
Mr. Shafqat Mahmood got his early education from Sadiq Public School Bahawalpur till O-Level. He obtained master degrees from Harvard University, University of South California and University of the Punjab. He served as Senator from 1994-1999, Member National Assembly from 2013-2018, Federal Minister in 1996 and Provincial Minister in 1999-2000.
He belongs to 1st-CTP batch of CSS(District Management Group). He served on a number of key posts including Deputy Commissioner of Dera Ghazi Khan and Gujranwala. He resigned in 1990 to join politics when he was serving as Joint Secretary.
He has been a teacher twice. Lecturer in Phycology in Government College Lahore 1971. Visiting faculty at Lahore School of Economics from 1998-2004.
He has been appointed Federal Minister for Education and Technical Training as well as National History and Literary Heritage Division on 20th August, 2018.