Mian M. Hamayun completed his Master if Software Engineering degree (with Distinction and Gold Medals) from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology in 2015. He went on to study Parallel and Distributed Systems at Joseph Fourier University and completed his Master of Science in Informatics degree in 2009. He further pursued his PhD research in System Modeling and Simulation form Grenoble University, France and graduated in 2013
The title of his thesis dissertation was Native Simulation and Modeling of Multi-Processor System-on-a-Chip (MPSoC) using Hardware-Assisted Virtualization. During his doctoral research, he worked on Transaction Level Modeling (TLM), Reduced Instruction Set Computer (RISC) and Very Long Instruction Word (VLIW) architecture simulation, Design Space Exploration (DSE) and Software Performance Estimation techniques in embedded systems.
Dr Hamayun joined NUST School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (SEECS), Islamabad, Pakistan as Assistant Professor in 2014. During his stay at NUST SEECS he also served as the Head of Computer Science department for two and a half years. Dr Hamayun joined University of Birmingham Dubai in September 2018.