Habib University Foundation (H.U.F.) is a not for profit organization established by the House of Habib, which supports educational initiatives, research and innovation. Registered under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984, H.U.F. commenced its work in Karachi in October 2007. The Foundation believes that appropriate nurturing of human potential is essential for the creation of a socially and morally responsible society, which is well-positioned to face the challenges of the 21st century. Therefore, the Foundation develops and supports a diverse portfolio of programs that aims at establishing inspiring and exciting learning spaces to foster a healthy society.