Ms. Saira Ihsan


Computer Science



Ms. Saira Ihsan


Contact #: +92-91-9224769
Email: saira.ihsan@sbbwu.edu.pk
Address: Department Of Computer Science, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, Main Campus, Charsaddah Road, Peshawar.


  1. March 2008-till date: Lecturer Department of Computer Science, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar.
  2. Lecturer (Computer Science) Internee at Govt Post Graduate College for Women KPK Mardan: From 25-06-2007 to 06-03-2008
  3. Lecturer (Computer Science) at Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Army College PRC KPK Mardan. From  09-05-2005 to 11-05-2007
  4. Computer Instructor/Trainer at Ministry of Women Development Social Welfare Provincial Govt. From 03-08-2004 to 06-08-2004


  1. PhD Scholar (Big data Analytics) Abdul Wali Khan University KPK Mardan.
  2. MS (Data Mining), The University of Agricultural KPK Peshawar
  3. MSCS (Data Bases) The University of Agricultural KPK Peshawar

Honor and Awards

  1. MCS Entry Test Topper at Agricultural University the tuition Fee relaxation in second semester
  2. Top first 3 semester of MCS and having tuition Fee reimbursed for 3 and 4th Semeter.
  3. Silver Medalist Certificate of Merit (MCS) Agricultural University Peshawar



  1. Python Programming for Life Scientist certification March, 2017
  2. CCNA – Routing & Switching (200-125) | Cisco Networking Academy 4 certifications as instructor August, 2017 (Cisco ID:  48820294 )
  • Introduction to Networks 
  • Routing & Switching Essentials
  • Connecting Networks
  • Scaling Networks


  • Bridge Course (6.0)

Hands-on experience of Cisco product line

  • Cisco Routers 2811, 2821, 2851, 1841, 3800, 1941-K9, 1941-K9-SEC
  • Cisco Switch 2960-24-TCL
  • Linksys Wireless – E600

Router and Switch Disaster recovery 

  • Backup and Restore the configuration files (Routers & Switches) 
  • Configuring the VLANs on Switch 
  • Configuring the Router using specific configurations (Technical Data Sheet)
  • Implementing the Access control list between subnets 
  • IP Subnetting
  • IPv6 Configuration management
  • Network infrastructure designing and troubleshooting 
  • Teamwork for configuring multi-site infrastructure 
  • DHCP configuration (Server and Client Side) 
  • Wireless Network Designing, management and troubleshooting 
  • Routing Protocols configuration 
  • Monitoring the Network elements using NMS 
  • Remote access to devices for configuration and management 
  • Work in stress environment and strict timelines 



Graduate Students Postdocs Undergraduate Students Honor Students

Supervision of MSc Final Project

(2009) Fatima, Dure Nayab
(2010) Humera, Lubna
(2011) Sabina, Hadia
(2012) Kalsoom, Safia, Ambreen Khattak
(2013) Sobia, Fathana, Saima (Research Project)
(2014) Mamen, Mehak, Noshaba (Research Project)
(2015) Alina, Zahra, Shamzish (Research Project)

Service Activity


  • Exams Stationery In charge Mid and Final Term (BS and MSc)
  • Collecting and submitting Exams Question Papers Mid and Final Terms(BS and MSc)
  • Collecting and submitting Award Lists Mid and Final Term(BS and Msc)
  • Stationery Demand BSCS and MSc Exams (Mid and Final)
  • Exam date sheet In-charge Mid and Final Terms(MSc and BSCS)
  • Printing and preparing Exams Attendance sheets  and award lists Mid and Final Term (BS and MSc)
  • Departmental stationery Incharge
  • Time table designing and workload distribution (BS and MSc)
  • BSCS First Accreditation In-Charge (2014-2016)
  • Assigning Exam duties Mid and final Term(BSCS and MSc)
  • SAR (BS) team member
  • Prepared lectures for undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Assisted students in recruitment and outreach activities.

Brief Statement of Research Interest

  • Data Mining Techniques (Classification, Pattern Recognition, Prediction and clustering)
  • Digital image watermarking using dwt block-based svd method
  • Big Data Analytics in health care , multimedia and image processing


MSCS:”Efficiency measurement of Genetic Algorithm based   K-Nearest Neighbor (GA/KNN) with traditional K-nearest neighbor (KNN) for classification in data mining”.

Research Grants and Contracts

Other Research or Creative Accomplishments

C/C++, Java, C#, PHP, Javascript, HTML, Pytyhon , Hadoop

Selected Professional Presentations