The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
Aisha is a Gold Medalist graduate of the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), where she completed her undergraduate degree in law. She also holds an LL.M degree from Harvard Law School, where she was awarded Dean's Scholar Prizes in Global Governance and Poverty, Law and Development as well as a Summer Academic Fellowship relating to the juridification of global politics in international development.
Aisha holds an MPhil in Development Studies (with distinction) as a Clarendon Scholar from the University of Oxford, where she won the Papiya Ghosh Thesis Prize. She is currently pursuing a DPhil in International Development as Green Templeton College's Sir David Watson DPhil Scholar.