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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...
Tue, 2019-01-29 12
One of the goals of the Career Services Office (CSO) at LUMS is to facilitate placements and internships for its students, and to equip them with the necessary information in this regard. In line with this vision, CSO arranged Nestle Pakistan’s recruitment drive at LUMS for their Management Trainee...
Tue, 2019-01-29 11
Hafiz Muhammad Ateeq Ur Rehman, Senior Officer, Office of Student Affairs (OSA) participated in Suncheon Asia Pacific Scout Center (SAPSC), an international scout centre where scout volunteers from different countries serve together to promote and exchange peace, harmony, scouting and teaching...
Thu, 2019-01-24 16
Common drug abuse practices, particularly in underdeveloped countries like Pakistan, have resulted in the development of multidrug resistance (MDR) in pathogens, which has become one of the most serious healthcare threats globally. There is, therefore, a dire need to develop non-conventional...
Thu, 2019-01-24 10
FrieslandCampina conducted a recruitment drive for its 'Young Leaders Programme 2019' on Monday, January 21, 2019 at LUMS. Mr. Wali Shiekh, Brand Manager, FrieslandCampina started the session by giving a brief introduction of the company. He shared that Engro Foods became part of FrieslandCampina...
Thu, 2019-01-24 09
As the rainy season kicks in, LUMS National Outreach Programme (NOP) representatives set out to visit the historic city of Multan from January 14-19, 2019. The team also visited the surrounding areas of Multan, namely, Dera Ghazi Khan, Layyah, Muzaffargarh and Fazilpur. They conducted comprehensive...
Tue, 2019-01-22 13
To commemorate International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Human Rights Day, and to inaugurate the Centre for Business & Society, the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) organised an event to shed light on the relevant issues of abuse and violence that plague...
Tue, 2019-01-22 10
The Annual LUMS Sports Fest (LSF) this year, attracted over 160 schools and institutions, with more than 1200 delegates from around the country. Held from January 4-7, 2019 at LUMS, this event was organised by the LUMS Office of Sports, Wellness and Recreation, together with the student society,...
Mon, 2019-01-21 11
Termed as one of the most beautiful and well-planned cities in the world, the National Outreach Programme (NOP) representatives journeyed to the nation’s capital and conducted Outreach from January 7-11, 2019. This was the first Outreach visit of 2019 and was one full of reignited fervour to meet...
Mon, 2019-01-21 10
"It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive but those who can best manage change." (Leon C. Megginson interpreting Charles Darwin’s ideas) China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has the potential to be the catalyst of change in the way business is done in Pakistan. The...
Fri, 2019-01-18 16
A team of researchers working in the Medicinal Chemistry group of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) have published a research article, titled, Inhibition of Dengue Virus Protease by Eugeniin, Isobiflorin, and...
Fri, 2019-01-18 15
Corporate leadership from Cargill visited SDSB LUMS on the 16th of January 2019, Wednesday to meet with the students in a two-hour session. Cargill International and Pakistan was represented by Mr. Imran Jehangir Nasrullah, CEO of Cargill Pakistan and Group Director Agricultural Supply Chain Asia;...
Fri, 2019-01-18 11
Taking forward its aim of attracting the top talent in the country and facilitating Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) and Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) preparation for its candidates, the Marketing and Communications office organised a free GMAT and GRE Workshop from January 11-13,...
Fri, 2019-01-18 09
One of the most exciting developments, in the recent era, is the rise of machine learning techniques to transform factory level data into information and knowledge for decision-making. Machine learning algorithms and applications are helping manufacturers to explore new business models, fine-tune...
Thu, 2019-01-17 17
The Department of Electrical Engineering organised a Robotic Competition as part of the final module of the EE-100 course on December 13, 2018 at the Engineering Workshop Lab at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE). EE-100 is a core course designed for freshmen engineering...
Thu, 2019-01-17 16
Technological revolutions are part of the ever-changing, dynamic landscape of the business world. Hence, it is necessary to keep abreast of the latest developments and innovations in technology. On Friday, January 11, the SDSB Luminites Association, along with industry partner P@sha, welcomed Affan...
Tue, 2019-01-15 15
It was a memorable evening for the alumni community in Canada on Wednesday, 19 December, 2018 when they came together at the Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel in Mississauga for an interactive meet-up with Dr. Jamshed Khan, Professor Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) and LUMS Vice Chancellor,...
Tue, 2019-01-15 05
Every year Kinnaird College for Women University hosts a British-Parliamentary Style Debating Championship, which invites one of the city's best adjudicators and speaking teams. This year, around fifty teams took part in the English and Urdu Category in the competition. The Debating and...
Mon, 2019-01-14 05
LUMS Entrepreneurial Society (LES) is the LUMS business society, which aims to refine leadership, managerial, and organisational skills across the board, by providing distinguished platforms and opportunities for young entrepreneurs and leaders to manifest their ideas. Out of many projects and...
Mon, 2019-01-14 05
Continuing its tradition of excellence, LUMS made history at the World Universities' Debating Championships 2019 (WUDC) held in Cape Town, South Africa, earlier this month. LUMS Undergraduates, Taha Iqbal and Talha Wani from the Debating and Recitation Society at LUMS (DRUMS), broke 12th on the...
Thu, 2019-01-10 05
LUMS is specially organising a free PhD Management Research Proposal Development Workshop for those interested in applying to the PhD Management Programme at the University. It will be specifically helpful to the attendees in submitting the research proposal required along with the LUMS admission...
Thu, 2019-01-10 05
Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) MS Physics 2018 graduate, Hassan Ahmad Khan has published his research article titled, ‘Approximate photonic band gaps of dielectric-magnetic one-dimensional photonic crystals’ in a reputed science journal, OPTIK. Dr. Muhammad Faryad, Chair...