Professor Farrukh Zaman graduated from Nishtar Medical College, Multan in 1971 and due to the war ensued at the time, he joined the Pakistan Army Medical Corps.
He passed FCPS in OBGYN in 1979 and became Assistant Professor at King Edward Medical College in 1981, later on he served as Associate Professor at Allama Iqbal Medical College and as a Professor at Postgraduate Medical Institute and Services Institute of Medical Sciences, Lahore. He retired from his government service in 2009 at the Principal Postgraduate Medical Institute, Lahore and was conferred Fellowship of Bangladesh College of Physicians & Surgeons in 2002 and Fellowship of Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists in 2003.
He served as a member of the Council of College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan from 1988 to 2010 and also served two terms as Vice-President of CPSP. He was a member of the team that delivered the first test-tube baby of Pakistan and a member of the FIGO's Projects in Pakistan related to Maternal Health and Women's Sexual and Reproductive health. Internationally, he has been an examiner for postgraduate qualifications of Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia.
Professor Farrukh Zaman has been the President of the Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Pakistan and President of the South Asian Federation of Obstetrics & Gynecology, he served as Member of Executive Board for the International Federation of Obstetrics & Gynecology where he is now the Chair of Audit and Finance Committee. As of today, he serves as the Director of Rashid Latif Medical College, Lahore.