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Fee Structure (2014-15)

The following fee structure is applicable for students paying full tuition fees. LUMS is proud to offer generous financial assistance to qualifying students, which ranges from partial to full coverage of tuition and living costs.

Tuition Fees

Fee Pakistan Rupees
Cost per credit hour (Undergraduate)
19,550 per credit hour
Cost per credit hour (Graduate)
18,250 per credit hour
Undergraduate full time (12-20 credit hours)
234,600 per semester
Graduate (9 credit hours)
164,250 per semester
MBA Tuition Fee (per semester)
321,000 per semester
EMBA Tuition Fee (per semester)
299,600 per semester 

Other Fees

Fee Pakistan Rupees
Admission Fee (Undergraduate programmes)
54,000 one time charge
Admission Fee (Graduate programmes)
50,000 one time charge
Registration Fee - Undergraduate programmes (per semester)
17,500 per semester
Registration Fee - Graduate programmes (per semester)
16,250 per semester
Security Deposit (Refundable)
15,000 one time charge
Lab Charges per semester (SBASSE undergraduate programmes only)
59,000 per semester
MBA/EMBA Admission Fee (one time charge)
64,500 one time charge
MBA/EMBA Registration Fee (per semester)
17,500 one time charge
MBA SOP Charges (one time charge)
16,000 one time charge
MBA Reading Material (per semester)
14,750 per semester
EMBA Reading Material (per semester)
20,600 per semester
Smart Card Charges (one time charge)
950 one time charge

Hostel Fees

Fee Pakistan Rupees
Hostel Charges (per semester)
26,250 per semester
Hostel Registration Fee (per year)
1,600 per year
Hostel Security (Refundable)
13,000 one time charge
Laundry Charges
2,200 per semester

Admission Application Related Fees

Fee Pakistan Rupees
Application Processing Fee (MBA/EMBA/PhD Management)
4,700 per programme
Application Processing Fee (SBASSE MS/PhD Programmes) 750 per programme
LCAT Registration Fee
SBASSE Undergraduate Admission Test  Fee
LMAT Registration Fee
LGAT and LUMS Subject Test Registration Fee (Graduate programmes) (Except SBASSE MS/PhD Programmes) 3,500
LGAT and LUMS Subject Test Registration Fee (SBASSE MS/PhD Programmes Only ) 750


  • Tuition at LUMS – for all programmes except MBA and EMBA – is based on the number of credit hours taken.
  • MBA and EMBA have a standard full-time tuition per semester.
  • The cost per credit-hour at LUMS for undergraduate programmes for 2014-15 is PKR 19,550. Students will be responsible for buying their own books and other reading material.
  • The cost per credit-hour at LUMS for graduate programmes (except MBA and EMBA) for 2014-15 is PKR 18,250. Students will be responsible for buying their own books and other reading material.
  • 50% Merit Scholarship will be applicable on Tution Fee only for MS Physics, MS Chemistry, MS Biology and MS Mathematics programmes only
  • For all undergraduate programmes at LUMS, full-time status requires 12 credit hours per semester. Students who have paid full-time tuition can take up to a maximum of 20 undergraduate credit hours per semester without any additional charge (i.e., a student who has paid full-time tuition can take between 12-20 credit hours per semester without any extra charge).
  • At the graduate level (except MBA and EMBA) tuition is calculated on the basis of credit-hours taken. Typically, full-time students enrolled in graduate degrees take 9 credit-hours per semester.
  • The tuition for the MBA programme is PKR 321,000 per semester and for the EMBA programme is PKR 299,600 per semester.
  • SBASSE undergraduate students will be charged Lab charges for the maximum of 4 years only. SBASSE students who require to take courses beyond this will not be charged any additional Lab charges (if 4 years have already been charged).
  • Part-time students are not eligible for financial aid or for on-campus accommodation.
  • Fees are payable by semester according to the schedule given in the Annual Fee bill.
  • Fees for Transfer, Visiting and Auditing students will be charged according to the standard per credit hour rate.
  • In case of withdrawal from the programme, fee will be refunded according to the refund policy available at LUMS website.
  • University fees are usually announced once each year, for the following academic year. However, tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

Fee payment instructions are given on the fee voucher; LUMS also has an online payment facility.

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