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Fri, 2018-11-09
The Office of Alumni Relations in collaboration with the UAE Alumni Chapter hosted a grand alumni reunion on Friday, November 2, 2018 in Dubai. The main attraction of the event was that it was held on an outdoor deck cruise that livened up the gathering. Over 100 alumni accompanied by their spouses...
Thu, 2018-11-08
The National Youth Summit 2018 organised successful sessions where students from all over the country came together and expressed their thoughts on some emerging issues. Towards the end, they passed resolutions and offered recommendations to the authority figures. The first session was on ‘Ethics...
Thu, 2018-11-08
Lifetime Learning @LUMS and Summer School @LUMS were a great success at the recently-held 3-day Najah Education Expo in Abu Dhabi from October 31 to November 2, 2018. Participants thronged to the stalls to get information about getting enrolled in the LLL courses and the Summer School. The...
Thu, 2018-11-08
The National Youth Summit and Peace Integration Conference was conducted by Ministry of Defense, Pakistan for the integration of youth and getting to know different cultures in Pakistan. Once we were done with all the processes, we packed our bags and started the journey. The three of us, Warda,...
Thu, 2018-11-08
Centre for Water Informatics and Technology (WIT-SBASSE) in support with Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Department of Agriculture held a Focused Group Discussion on Provincial Agriculture Disaster Risk Management Operational Plan (ADRMOP) for Sindh On October 25, 2018 organised by...
Thu, 2018-11-08
Centre for Water Informatics and Technology (WIT-SBASSE) in support with Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Department of Agriculture held a day-long Focused Group Discussion on, ‘Provincial Agriculture Disaster Risk Management Operational Plan’ (ADRMOP) for Punjab on October 18, 2018...
Tue, 2018-11-06
McKinsey & Co conducted an information session on their 'Young Leadership Programme Fellow-Pakistan' on October 30, 2018 at 7:00 pm in B-1, Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). McKinsey is a global management consulting firm that...
Tue, 2018-11-06
On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, the New York Alumni Chapter held an alumni meetup at the Rubin Museum of Art. Over forty of our fellow alumni, ranging from MBA 1996 to BSc 2018, including the newly appointed Rector, Shahid Hussain and Board Member, Omar Khalid Waheed attended the rousing event. We...
Mon, 2018-11-05
Pakistani. The exhausted LUMS student struggling to pay attention after 12 hours of travel. Pakistani. The girl from Hazara, Quetta narrating the story of her life in the constant shadow of fear and discrimination. Pakistani. The students from the KIU nimbly jumping across the hill of Pir Chinasi...
Wed, 2018-10-31
The number of youth between the ages of 15 and 24 is 1.1 billion; youth constitute 18 percent of the global population. This percentage is the highest that the world has ever seen and is specifically the reason that countries across the globe and the United Nations are taking up initiatives to...
Wed, 2018-10-31
Fahd Husain, Executive Editor, Express Tribune and Executive Director News, Express News came to the Content Writing and Editing for Journalism class at Lifetime Learning @LUMS as a guest speaker. He spoke about the importance of compelling news writing in both broadcast and print media...
Wed, 2018-10-31
Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE) arranged a seminar on curriculum for the undergraduate course, ‘Curriculum, Teaching and Learning’ on October 26, 2018 to create awareness of curriculum development and implementation practices in multiple local contexts. This discussion...
Tue, 2018-10-30
Under its custom initiatives, REDC hosted a focused programme on, “Achieving Leadership Excellence" from October 15 - 20, 2018 for a leading insurance group with the purpose of influencing leadership and team practices within the organisation. Designed as a 6-day intervention, the programme exposed...
Tue, 2018-10-30
As you ascend to new levels of management, it's critical that you build on your leadership strengths and learn new ways to achieve greater impact. The 7-day intensive programme, "Developing Future Leaders" was organised by the Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) from October 15 - 21, 2018....
Mon, 2018-10-29
The LUMS Campus Climate Unit and the Extra-Curricular Activities (ECA), Office of the Dean of Student Affairs, in collaboration with three universities, the Student Council, ten student societies, and four non-profit organisations from the development sector came together to organise a conference...
Mon, 2018-10-29
Undergraduate students are usually apprehensive of taking their SAT and often require sound guidance and support with preparation. The Office of Marketing and Communications at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) has taken a first-of-its-kind initiative to step forward and offer maximum...
Fri, 2018-10-26
Mahlaqa Kamran, BSc Economics and Mathematics 2019 student has won the first prize for the hand-washing category at the UNICEF/BRAC WASH Innovation Challenge 2018 for South Asia. Her great victory has made LUMS and the nation proud. The innovation - the Wottle – a product made by Ms. Kamran is a...
Thu, 2018-10-25
The LUMS Career Services Office (CSO) organised an information session by the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) at LUMS. Ms. Maryam Zahra Khan, Education USA Adviser, USEFP discussed facts and figures about the organisation. She shared that USEFP was established in 1950 by...
Thu, 2018-10-25
Offered over the last 10 years at Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) LUMS, programme on Building Blocks of Human Resource Management (BBHRM) held from October 8 - 11, 2018 at LUMS has been designed to provide an interactive learning platform to executives who want to build their core...
Thu, 2018-10-25
Rausing Executive Development Centre conducted an interactive focused programme on October 8, 2018 at Kehkeshan-, Serena Hotel, Islamabad for cultivating a customer centric mindset at a leading Telecom. The programme was designed to help the team understand consumer decision journey...
Thu, 2018-10-25
REDC conducted a 4-day programme on 'Advanced Corporate Finance' from October 2 - 5, 2018, led by Programme Director, Dr. Syed Mubashir Ali, Associate Professor at Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) and supported by Dr. Saad Azmat, Associate Professor (SDSB) and Dr. Muhammad Junaid Ashraf,...
Wed, 2018-10-24
The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) jumps 8 places to make it to the top 100 Institutions in Asia according to the QS World University Rankings Asia 2019. LUMS is now ranked at 95 and among the top 19% based on performance.  At 41st place regionally, the Employer Reputation...
Wed, 2018-10-24
The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan’s most pre-eminent higher education institution, held a series of workshops and mini-courses from October 11-15, 2018 at LUMS in collaboration with the recently established National Agriculture Robotics Lab (NCRA) and the Centre of Water...
Wed, 2018-10-24
The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan’s most pre-eminent higher education institution, has recently concluded a series of workshops and mini-courses held from October 11-15, 2018 at LUMS in collaboration with the recently established National Agriculture Robotics Lab (NCRA)...
Wed, 2018-10-24
Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) at LUMS designed and conducted a consortium on Case Method of Teaching from October 12 - 14, 2018 to develop faculty from various local institutions and uplift teaching practices within the industry. The Programme was designed to help participants...
Wed, 2018-10-24
The Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE) Research Committee has initiated a Brown Bag Seminar Series, which serves as a platform for faculty and aspiring researchers and academics to share their research with an SOE audience. The sessions are held on a weekly or fortnightly...
Wed, 2018-10-24
Pro-cyclical Effect of Sovereign Rating Changes on Stock Returns: A Fact or Factoid?  Research paper by Yasir Riaz, Phd candidate at Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) and his co-authors, Dr. Choudhry Tanveer Shehzad, Associate Professor, SDSB, LUMS, and Dr. Zaghum Umar,...
Wed, 2018-10-24
Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE) at LUMS successfully conducted information sessions on October 16 and 17, 2018 for its MPhil Education Leadership and Management Programme. The sessions took place in Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and...
Tue, 2018-10-23
The optimisation of supply chain techniques play a critical role in driving value and sustainability for all stakeholders across the value chain. Based on this premise, the LUMS Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) designed a 2-day programme, ‘Supply Chain Management’ for a leading home...
Mon, 2018-10-22
The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), a division working under Higher Education Commission (HEC) visited LUMS on October 9-11, 2018 for an external review of Institutional Performance Evaluation (IPE). The IPE is one of the key initiatives taken by the Higher Education Commission to promote good...