Abdul Sattar Murad was born March 16, 1958 in the province of Parwan, Afghanistan. He completed his Bachelor Degree in Political Science in 1976 from Jawaharlal Nehru University in India, and in 1979 he graduated from the Military Academy of India. In 1990, he studied for his post graduate program for one year at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania, USA. In 2000, Mr. Murad accomplished his M.A. degree in Public Administration from the Faculty of Economics and Administration of the University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.,more..