Societies and Clubs: Cultivating Campus Communities

Debating Club

Advisor: Dr. Abdul Khaliq        Co-Advisors: Mr. Ameer Hamza Rabbani  


Welcome to the Debating Club, where the power of words, critical thinking, and effective communication come to life. Our club is a hub for students who are passionate about debate, discussion, and the art of persuasion. We believe in fostering a dynamic and inclusive space where students can engage in intellectual discourse, develop public speaking skills, and gain a deeper understanding of diverse perspectives.


At the Debating Club, our vision is to cultivate a community of eloquent and analytical thinkers who are well-versed in the art of debate. We aim to create an environment where students not only express their opinions confidently but also actively listen and engage with others. Our vision is a world where the power of effective communication is harnessed for positive change, informed decision-making, and a deeper appreciation of the diversity of human thought.


The mission of the Debating Club is to inspire, educate, and empower students in the following ways:

  • Encourage critical thinking and research skills.
  • Develop eloquence, persuasion, and public speaking abilities.
  • Provide a platform for students to engage in informed and respectful debates on various topics.
  • Foster a sense of community, where diverse perspectives are welcomed and respected.


Debate Competitions: Organize and participate in intercollegiate and regional debate competitions to hone members' skills and promote the club's presence.
Training and Workshops: Provide training sessions and workshops on public speaking, research, argumentation, and debate tactics.
Regular Debates: Host regular debates, discussion forums, and mock parliamentary sessions to encourage participation and skill development.
Research Initiatives: Encourage members to conduct in-depth research on a wide range of topics to support their arguments during debates.
Diverse Topics: Explore a variety of topics, from social and political issues to philosophical and ethical dilemmas, to engage members in a broad spectrum of subjects.
Public Speaking Development: Offer platforms for members to practice public speaking and receive constructive feedback.
Community Engagement: Collaborate with other clubs, societies, and local schools to foster debate and discussion within the community.
Online Presence and Promotion: Maintain an active website and social media presence to showcase club activities, share debate topics, and engage with a wider audience.
Networking and Collaboration: Establish connections with experienced debaters, debate coaches, and organizations to enrich members' experiences and learning.
Feedback and Improvement: Regularly collect feedback from members to adapt and enhance club activities, ensuring they meet the evolving needs of the student body.
Sustainability and Growth: Develop a sustainability plan to ensure the club's continuity and growth, including fundraising and recruitment efforts.
Join the Debating Club, where your voice matters, and your ability to express ideas persuasively can lead to meaningful conversations and positive change. We invite you to become a part of a community that values open dialogue, critical thinking, and the art of effective communication.