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Fri, 2019-02-15 17
It can be quite a hassle exchanging contact information with everyone we meet. Add to that the range of communication mediums we use, the whole process of connecting with someone else can become really time consuming and awkward as well. In order to solve all these problems, Umer Tariq Bashir, a...
Thu, 2019-02-14 12
The Career Services Office (CSO) at LUMS consistently strives to achieve the best placements for its students by providing various opportunities to network with big industry names via campus recruitment events where prospective employers actively seek out the best talent and hire them.The students...
Thu, 2019-02-14 12
LUMS Community Service Society (LCSS) organised Soch, a literary event on February 2, 2019. An enriching platform for the students across schools (under NGOs) and the SOS Village Lahore, this was conducted after a series of short coaching sessions that were held in November and December last year....
Wed, 2019-02-13 12
The Graduate Program Committee invites you to the following PhD Defense: Candidate: Syed Mohammad Irteza Thesis Title: Resilient Network Load Balancing for Datacenters Date and Time: Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 at 9:00 AM Venue: CS Smart Lab, Ground Floor, SBASSE, LUMS Final Defense...
Tue, 2019-02-12 13
The South Asian Economics Students’ Meet (SAESM) took place in Colombo, Sri Lanka from January 21-23 and proved to be a remarkable experience for Team Pakistan. Team Pakistan consisted of ten students (nine from LUMS and one from Lahore School of Economics (LSE)) and six instructors (four from LUMS...
Tue, 2019-02-12 11
Taking forward its aim of providing students of the Syed Babar Ali Schoool of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) an industry relevant education, the LUMS SPIE student chapter arranged an industrial tour to Bulleh Shah Packaging (Pvt.) Ltd. in Kasur. To provide a closer look at their operations, the...
Tue, 2019-02-12 11
SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, partners with researchers, educators, and industry to advance light-based research and technologies for the betterment of the human condition. The SPIE student chapter at LUMS takes this aim forward by reaching out to students of various...
Wed, 2019-01-30 11
A range of debilitating human diseases including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease and type 2 diabetes (T2D) are associated with misfolding of certain proteins and their subsequent aggregation into toxic fibers, called amyloids. These diseases differ in the type of the protein...
Tue, 2019-02-12 10
Taking forward its aim of providing students of the Syed Babar Ali Schoool of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) an industry relevant education, the LUMS SPIE student chapter arranged an industrial tour to Bulleh Shah Packaging (Pvt.) Ltd. in Kasur. To provide a closer look at their operations, the...
Tue, 2019-02-12 10
SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, partners with researchers, educators, and industry to advance light-based research and technologies for the betterment of the human condition. The SPIE student chapter at LUMS takes this aim forward by reaching out to students of various...
Mon, 2019-02-11 23
Bain & Company Middle East conducted a recruitment drive for the position of Associate Consultant at LUMS on February 7, 2019. Mr. Faiz Ahmed, consultant at Bain and LUMS alumnus, introduced himself and his team members, Mr. Nadir Akram (Partner and LUMS alumnus), Mr. Faisal Sheikh (Partner)...
Mon, 2019-02-11 15
The job market is continuously changing around the world and students need to prepare themselves accordingly. In order to help students get valuable insight into how to compete in a dynamic job market, the Career Services Office (CSO) arranged a session, ‘Jobs of the Future: Are You Prepared for...
Mon, 2019-02-11 12
Six bright undergraduate students from LUMS have qualified for an exchange semester at FH Joanneum University (FHJ) in Graz, Austria under the LUMS-FHJ Student Exchange Programme. Under this programme, the students will get an opportunity to study at FHJ, Austria for the Fall Semester (September...
Mon, 2019-02-11 11
The Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) hosted a session, 'Antecedents and Consequences of Supplier Social Compliance in Pakistan's Apparel Exporting Industry,' led by Dr. Muhammad Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, Assistant Professor SDSB. The session comprised of a presentation and a conversation on...
Fri, 2019-02-08 15
MBA Batch of 1988 was the inaugural MBA class at LUMS. On February 4, 2019, Batch 1988 came back to their alma mater to pledge their support and announce an endowment grant to support the studies of financially challenged graduate level students inducted at LUMS. The MOU was signed at the Faculty...
Fri, 2019-02-08 12
Dr. Denise Chalmers spoke about ‘Evaluating the Effectiveness and Impact of Educational Programmes and Projects’ at the EduSpeak session held at the Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE) on February 4, 2019. Dr. Chalmers is Professor Emeritus in the field of higher...
Fri, 2019-02-08 11
Acasus conducted a recruitment drive at LUMS on February 06, 2019. Mr. Aqib Malik, Event Manager, Acasus started the session with a brief introduction of their firm and its activities. He shared valuable information about their research, contribution and support in the fields of Health and...
Thu, 2019-02-07 13
LUMS Daily Student (LDS), the premier journalism society of LUMS, hosted the 10th edition of its annual flagship event, Convention for Aspiring Reporters and Media Anchors (CARMA) from January 14-16, 2019. The convention provided a platform to future journalists, equipping them to serve society in...
Thu, 2019-02-07 13
The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) successfully concluded a 4-day immersive programme on Project Management that was attended by a diverse group of executives from across 19 progressive organisations. Directed by Dr. Zehra Waheed and supported in teaching by Dr. Jamshed H. Khan, Dr....
Mon, 2019-02-04 15
LUMS understands that once its students graduate, they are faced with a challenging and fierce job market. Without the proper guidance and counselling, the hunt for employment can be an unnerving and frustrating experience. In order to ease the transition of its graduates from student life to...
Mon, 2019-02-04 12
Pakistan Tobacco Company Ltd. (PTC) conducted its recruitment drive for this year’s edition of Battle of Minds at LUMS on January 30, 2019. Battle of Minds is an annual competition organised by PTC that aims to find the best talent from within the country. Teams are required to prepare, solve and...
Mon, 2019-02-04 10
On January 30, the University Advisory Board (UAB) engaged with senior management at LUMS for four days of wide-ranging discussions regarding the future direction of the University. The visit began with a campus orientation led by the Student Council President with groups of students greeting them...
Fri, 2019-02-01 16
Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducts tailor made programmes for organisations, which address the company’s business goals and unique challenges. Under their custom programme portfolio, REDC conducted a programme for Al-Moiz and Thal Industries on ‘Financial Planning and Control’...
Fri, 2019-02-01 14
The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) recently organised its 19th Advisory Board Meeting of Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) with the aim to discuss strategic planning for the next ten years. Discussions on Big Data, Machine Learning, and Cloud Computing were...
Fri, 2019-02-01 14
Lifetime Learning @LUMS (LLL) is excited to unveil Session 9, starting on March 20, 2019. Setting the bar high every time, this time around we are back with a host of new academic and interest-based courses finalised after thorough research and careful deliberation. Some of our participants...
Fri, 2019-02-01 13
Faculty vitality is important to an educational institute. Enriching faculty expertise in key domains of teaching, assessing and research improves the educational environment significantly and enhances the academic performance of learners. With the aim of fostering knowledge and the professional...
Thu, 2019-01-31 16
Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) successfully concluded a 4-day immersive programme on, 'Building High-Performance Teams' from January 22 - 25, 2019. The activities during the programme focused on team dynamics in a real life situation with an emphasis on how to optimise the performance...
Thu, 2019-01-31 11
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) Entrepreneurial Society's flagship event, The Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs Summit (YLES), was held from December 23-27. This event has been held for the past twelve years. The theme for this year's event was "Be Inspired." It stressed to raise...
Wed, 2019-01-30 11
Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), a division working under Higher Education Commission (HEC) visited LUMS on January 25, 2019 for an external programme review of MS, MPhil and PhD programmes offered at the University. HEC regularly reviews the graduate programmes to promote and enhance quality of the...
Wed, 2019-01-30 10
A range of debilitating human diseases including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease and type 2 diabetes (T2D) are associated with misfolding of certain proteins and their subsequent aggregation into toxic fibers, called amyloids. These diseases differ in the type of the protein...