Griswold History Society

The Griswold History Society is one if the oldest and most active student societies of Forman Christian College. It is named after Prof. Griswold who was a pioneering professor, a renowned teacher and a recognized scholar in the field of history. The Society provides students with healthy opportunities to participate in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. It is a platform for Formanites to know and disseminate information about the history of culture, religion, society and geography.

The objectives of the Griswold History Society are:

  • Providing information
  • Creating interest in history
  • Learning from history.
  • Celebrating important dates in the history of Pakistan and its pioneers
  • Giving a platform for students to enjoy themselves

The Society’s activities include:

  • Lectures on historical topics
  • Quizzes about history
  • Seminars on current affairs
  • Trips for recreational purposes
  • Study tours to historical monuments
  • Documentaries for pleasure
  • Movies for entertainment


Any student of Forman Christian College can join the Griswold History Society. The easiest way is to visit the Advisor’s room D4 in D block, get a form, fill it and attach two recent photographs with it. After payment of the membership fee, you will become a member of the Society for the academic year.

Advisor: Mr Umber Bin Ibad
President:  Ali Haider