SYED ZAFARUL HASAN (Born February 14, 1885) was a Philosophy student (at Oxford, UK – & Erlangen, Germany). He got two Doctorates (from Oxford University, UK & Erlangen University, Germany). His Doctoral thesis in German language, Monismus Spinoza, was written in 1922. His book (which was his Doctoral thesis at Oxford), ‘REALISM – An Attempt To Trace Its Origin And Development In Its Chief Representatives’ was published by Cambridge University Press, London, in 1928. He later came back to his University – Aligarh Muslim University, in Aligarh, India. There, he rejoined his Deptt. of Philosophy. At Muslim University, Aligarh, he was the Dean of Faculty of Arts – besides heading the Philosophy Department. During his illustrious career, he was also the Pro-Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University. Upon his retirement, he was appointed Emeritus Professor at the University. He migrated to PAKISTAN in 1947.