Global warming awareness among the Islamia university of Bahawalpur students (In the light of Seerah)


  • Aisha Khan ssistant Professor , Department of Sociology, The Women University Multan,
  • Sonia Akram Visiting Lecturer, Department of Sociology, The Women University Multan
  • Iqra Almas Associate Lecturer, Department of Sociology, The IslamiaUniversity of Bahawalpur
  • Saima Munir ; Lecturer,Department of Sociology, The Women University Multan



environmental protection agency,, greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide, fluorocarbons


According to the environmental protection agency (EPA), global warming is defined as the recent and ongoing rise in earth surface temperature. The greenhouse gases are the most contributors to climate pattern change. The greenhouse gases (GHGs) include water vapor (H2O), carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O) and fluorinated gases including hydro fluorocarbons (HFCs), per fluorocarbons (PFCs) and sulfur hexafluoride (SF6). The hazard of global warming is one of the most important and critical problems of the world.

Purpose of the Study: The main purpose of the study is to find out awareness among the university students.

Methodology: Survey research method will be adopted, employing the questionnaire as an instrument of data collection.  Population of this study will be youth of the Islamia

University of Pakistan and for this purpose researcher will use convenient sampling technique. The sample size will be selected by using proportional allocation method. Statistical analysis of the data will be done on SPSS.

Applications of the study: This study can be helpful in better understanding of awareness among university students about climate change.