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Thu, 2018-10-18
Alumni reunions are a gateway to reconnecting, reflecting, and celebrating. The LUMS Karachi Alumni Chapter on Saturday, October 13, 2018 put together one such incredible evening reunion when the alumni reunited at the Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi. Special arrangements were in place to...
Thu, 2018-10-18
The LUMS Riyadh Alumni community hosted its very first meet-up on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at the Spices Village Olaya in Riyadh, Kingdom od Saudi Arabia (KSA). With a special focus on MBA classes from the years 1999 to 2018 and a few alumni from BSc, the meet-up aimed at helping the...
Thu, 2018-10-18
The Malaysia Alumni Chapter arranged a brunch in the heart of Kuala Lumpur at BBQ Tonight on Sunday, September 30, 2018. The event had a good turnout with families in attendance. The participants took this chance to catch up with fellow alumni in the area and reminisce their time at LUMS. The...
Wed, 2018-10-17
The LUMS Law Alumni Association (LLAA) is one of the three formal alumni associations holding a charter from LUMS, and last year in October, the first Board of LLAA was put in place by the Dean of the Law School in his capacity as the LLAA Patron. On September 3, 2018, the first elections of...
Wed, 2018-10-17
Farhana Shahzad, Teaching Fellow at the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS) has published a book titled, Promotion of Gender Stereotypes through the English Curriculum in 2018 by Scholar's Press publishing house...
Wed, 2018-10-17
Syed M. Hasan, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics at Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS) has published an article titled, Great engines turn on small pivots: A productivity analysis of small-scale manufacturing in Punjab, Pakistan in ...
Tue, 2018-10-16
Dr. Naziha Ali, Director Training & Development, Professional Development Initiative (PDI) at the Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE) facilitated a highly interactive workshop for Subject Matter Heads of the Beaconhouse School System Head Office in Lahore. This...
Tue, 2018-10-16
“One of the qualities of great art,” began Professor Bilal Tanweer, Co-Director LUMS Gurmani Centre for Languages and Literature, “is that we go to it not just for information, but to be transformed.” And what a transformation the evening of October 4 was as the largest auditorium at LUMS was...
Thu, 2018-10-11
The Department of Mathematics at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), LUMS is proud to announce the launch of a new minor, 'Computational Finance' for the BS Mathematics programme in collaboration with the Suelman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) starting from Spring 2019...
Thu, 2018-10-11
LUMS paves the way forward to highlighting global mental health concerns. On World Mental Health Day, a panel talk was held to discuss and educate the student body to address mental illness. “Conversations about Mental Health on Campus” was a panel talk organised by the joint efforts of...
Thu, 2018-10-11
Dubbed a great success, adding to the ever increasing talent pool of the Lifetime Learning @LUMS (LLL) family, things took off to a promising start at its 7th Orientation Session held on October 8, 2018, where 450+ participants were welcomed on board to attend 20 exciting courses. The LLL team...
Tue, 2018-10-09
Dr. Alnoor Bhimani, Honorary Dean of SDSB met with Mr. Alex Pan, Chairman of the Longer Development Pvt. Ltd., which is an Investment Consultancy for Qingdao Municipal Government of China. The aim of this partnership is to promote economic and trade exchange and mutual investment between SDSB and...
Tue, 2018-10-09
The Shahid Hussain Foundation (SHF) recently announced the selected projects under the Public Health Research Grant 2018 (PHRG) of PKR 4 million. Three teams from LUMS have won PKR 3 million in grant awards. These were led by Dr. Agha Ali Akram, Department of Economics and Dr. Sameen Mohsin Ali,...
Mon, 2018-10-01
It is with great pleasure that the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) announces the appointment of Dr. Alnoor Bhimani, as its Honorary Dean, effective 1st October 2018. Dr. Alnoor is a Professor of Management Accounting, and the Founding Director of ‘LSE Entrepreneurship’ at the London...
Mon, 2018-10-08
Ameer Ali is currently a Sophomore at LUMS pursuing Management Sciences at SDSB. In August 2018, he represented SDBS LUMS at the “Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations (HPAIR) Conference’ 2018” in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Ameer won the “Pitch Competition” arranged by 500 Startups and...
Mon, 2018-10-08
The LUMS Law and Politics Society (LPS) held an Orientation Session on September 24, 2018 at LUMS. The primary aim of the event was to inform the students about the importance of being legally and politically informed. Hence, LPS invited Dr. Murad Raas, Provincial Minister for Education and Mr....
Mon, 2018-10-08
In addition to placement support, the LUMS Career Services Office (CSO) also provides counselling services to students to help them make the best career choices for themselves. With his aim, CSO arranged a grooming session conducted by Mr. Fahad Tanveer, LUMS alumnus and Co-Founder of EDKASA, on...
Mon, 2018-10-08
The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) successfully conducted an insightful programme, Growth and Continuity in Family-Run Businesses from September 28 - 29, 2018 for board members of family enterprises. Directed and taught by Arif Iqbal Rana and Muhammad Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, the 2-day...
Mon, 2018-10-08
A collaboration in support of the local dairy business sector sponsored by Tetra Pak Pakistan was initiated at the Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC), LUMS in 2017. In relation to this learning partnership, second offering of the Dairy Management Programme took place at REDC from September...
Mon, 2018-10-08
The 3-day hands-on programme, Marketing Innovations by Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) was conducted from September 25-27, 2018. The Programme focused on the latest tools and techniques in the world of social media marketing, brand-in-hand mobile digital marketing and contemporary best...
Fri, 2018-10-05
The new Vice Chancellor LUMS, Dr. Arshad Ahmad met the Honourary Dean of the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Dr. Alnoor Bhimani, the SDSB faculty and Deans of the LUMS Schools and Ms. Nabiha Shahnawaz, COO LUMS at an informal meeting today. Dr. Bhimani welcomed the Deans of the LUMS...
Fri, 2018-10-05
The Office of Sponsored Programmes and Research (OSPR) at LUMS hosted a seminar on 'Horizon 2020 - Work Programme for Research and Innovation 2018-2020' on October 3, 2018. Dr. Shafay Shamail, Director OSPR, welcomed the guest speaker, Ms. Ann Marchal, Deputy Head of the Mission at the European...
Thu, 2018-10-04
The PhD Programme Office SDSB is pleased to announce that Muhammad Azeem Ali Shah has successfully defended the dissertation titled “Exogenous Shocks and the Process of Organisational Sensemaking: The Case of Punjab Irrigation Department, Pakistan”, on September 24, 2018 for partial fulfilment of...
Tue, 2018-10-02
Dr. Muhammad Tariq, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) attended the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Conference, “Transcription and Chromatin” held on August 25-28 in Heidelberg, Germany. This Conference is the top...
Tue, 2018-10-02
The Political Science stream at the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS) organised a workshop on Pakistan Elections 2018 on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at LUMS. The workshop invited diverse perspectives and idiosyncratic views exploring different aspects with...
Tue, 2018-10-02
The Teaching and Learning Initiative at the Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE) organised its first event with two partner schools, Sanjan Nagar Public Education Trust (SNPET) and Rising Sun Institute for Special Education on Friday, September 28, 2018 moderated by Dr....
Fri, 2018-09-28
The Social Enterprise Development Centre (SEDC) at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) organised a customised training programme titled, Human Capacity Building: Understanding Communication, Leadership, and Teamwork for the middle management...
Fri, 2018-09-28
Pakistan State Oil, Corporate Social Responsibility (PSO CSR) Trust and Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) entered into an agreement on September 27, 2018 for study sponsorship of deserving scholars inducted at LUMS through the National Outreach Programme (NOP). An agreement signing...
Fri, 2018-09-28
In line with its aim of promoting regional languages and literature and encouraging students to write and read, the Gurmani Centre for Languages and Literature organises various activities at diverse platforms. To preserve and encourage literature in Urdu, the Centre publishes Bunyād, and the...
Fri, 2018-09-28
LUMS alumna, Masooma Zeeshan who is heading the Office of Alumni Relations, Lifetime Learning @LUMS and Summer School @LUMS has been featured in a publication by CASE, an international, prestigious organisation for educational development. In her interview with CASE, she reflects on her...