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Tue, 2018-07-31
The Islamabad Chapter of the LUMS Development Sector Alumni met up for a reunion on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at AQS Art Gallery and Restaurant in Islamabad. Organised by Saheem Khizar, BSc 2012, the gathering was attended by alumni from batches as early as 2001 and as late as 2017. The reunion...
Mon, 2018-07-30
Summer School @LUMS (SSL) celebrated the completion of its remarkable 2018 session on Saturday, July 14, 2018 with a vibrant and memorable Closing Ceremony. The Summer School @LUMS Session had commenced three weeks earlier on June 23, 2018 with many new faces and concluded with the formation of...
Fri, 2018-07-27
The Chemistry Programme at LUMS is designed to create innovative future leaders with a robust understanding of chemical, physical, biological, and mathematical principles for successful careers in chemical science and related fields in industrial, academic, government and non-government...
Thu, 2018-07-26
The alumni from the Class of 2018 took a trip down memory lane at their first alumni reunion held at Uptown LA Bowling Alley on Thursday, June 28, 2018. They reminisced about their time together at LUMS and shared the new experiences of their post-graduation life with their peers.  The...
Wed, 2018-07-25
The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Arshad Ahmad, Vice-Provost, Teaching and Learning and Professor of Finance and Business Economics at McMaster University, Canada, as the next Vice Chancellor of LUMS. Dr. Ahmad will assume his duties...
Fri, 2018-07-20
On Saturday, July 14, 2018 the LUMS Community lost a very precious member of its family. The tragic news of the accidental death of fellow Luminite from the Class of 2016, Fatima Qayyum (May 6, 1995-July 14, 2018) left all those who knew her in deep shock and grief. During her time at LUMS...
Thu, 2018-07-19
PhD student, Ansir Ilyas at the Electrical Engineering Department, Syed Baber Ali School of Science (SBASSE), LUMS and Research Associate, at the Centre for Water Informatics and Technology (WIT) is attending the Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP) at the International Institute for Applied...
Wed, 2018-07-18
A delegation of 76 senior lecturers from various parts of Punjab visited LUMS School of Education (SOE) for an information session on Thursday, July 12, 2018. This visit forms part of a potential partnership between the SOE and Quaid-e-Azam Academy for Educational Development (QAED), the Government...
Wed, 2018-07-18
The Bay Area Alumni Chapter’s annual reunion was held on Sunday, 17 June, 2018 at the residence of Sadia Ali, BSc 2003, and her family. LUMS Pro-Chancellor, Syed Babar Ali attended the reunion on behalf of the LUMS community and was welcomed by over 60 attendees at the reunion. The weather...
Wed, 2018-07-18
The LUMS MBA Class of 1988 held its 30th reunion dinner on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Haveli Barood Khaana near Lahore Fort to reminisce about their past and relive it. The excitement with which the pioneering Luminites flew in from the United States and drove from  various cities...
Tue, 2018-07-17
In collaboration with the LUMS Alumni Relations Office, the School of Education (SOE) Professional Development Initiative (PDI) team facilitated a customised workshop at the Summer School at LUMS on June 27, 2018. Conducted by an external trainer, Rizwan Zaidi (Global Learning and Development...
Tue, 2018-07-17
The LUMS Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) Luminites Association organised a welcome dinner for the new elected Board of Directors and Council Members on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the Executive Dining Hall at LUMS. The event was attended by the outgoing board members and the new elected...
Fri, 2018-07-13
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) will be officially commencing its National Outreach Programme (NOP) Summer Coaching Session on July 16, 2018. Approximately 640 shortlisted applicants from across the country will assemble in the University’s academic block, where they will be...
Thu, 2018-07-12
Lahore University of Management Sciences is proud to announce that this year twenty-six of its graduates have secured placements in Central Superior Services (CSS) examinations 2017. The result was announced on June 28, 2018 with the passing rate of 3.3%. Each year, the Federal Public Service...
Thu, 2018-07-12
By offering exciting short courses every session, the Lifetime Learning @LUMS (LLL) Programme is helping hundreds of people broaden their horizons! Registrations for LLL Session 6 opened in June, 2018. The Department introduced some brand new courses this time around including Business...
Wed, 2018-07-11
LUMS Law Journal (LLJ) is pleased to announce a call for papers for its fifth volume. LLJ is a peer-reviewed publication of the Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), (available at https://sahsol.lums.edu.pk/law-journal/volume-1-editors-note). The...
Tue, 2018-07-10
A team from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), LUMS won the First Runner-up trophy in the Indigenous Category at the 2018 National Engineering Robotics Contest held at the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)’s...
Tue, 2018-07-10
The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) at LUMS launched the Clinical and Translational Imaging Lab on June 1, 2018. This is in line with the University’s mission to achieve the highest academic standards and provide state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities to its...
Fri, 2018-07-06
GOBEE, Pakistan's 1st smart electric wheelchair, which has been designed and manufactured by LUMS MS Electrical Engineering student, Faaiz Arbab was launched by AYECo Pvt. Ltd. on July 5, 2018 at the National Incubation Center (NIC), at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE...
Fri, 2018-07-06
Leave it to the LUMS alumni to show patriotism in the most interesting and passionate ways! This year for the FIFA World Cup, a few LUMS alumni travelled all the way to Russia to watch the World Cup with the intention of enjoying the game as well as highlighting the contribution of Pakistan to...
Fri, 2018-07-06
For the first time at LUMS, MGSHSS is organising a four-week summer training programme for students who need extra help with academic problems that cannot always be addressed in the class. With the support and encouragement from the Gurmani Foundation, and with assistance from the Dean of Student...
Thu, 2018-07-05
Dr. Adnan Khan, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering has been appointed the Dean, Office of Student Affairs. According to the announcement made by the Office of the Vice Chancellor, Dr. Khan’s tenure starts July 2018 and ends June 30...
Thu, 2018-07-05
Dr. Waqar Zaidi, Assistant Professor of History at the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences will begin a new collaborative interdisciplinary research project on the international governance of Artificial Intelligence at the Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford in July 2018....
Tue, 2018-07-03
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) signed an MOU with Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) on Monday, June 25, 2018 to develop and share new opportunities in improving the energy services offered in Pakistan. The agreement was signed by LUMS Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H....
Mon, 2018-07-02
In January of this year, the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS), LUMS published the inaugural issue of its newsletter, Guftugu. The purpose of the newsletter was to highlight the activities of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Department...
Mon, 2018-07-02
A collaborative effort between the Mittal Institute at Harvard University, LUMS School of Education, and Harvard Club of Pakistan, the Harvard Pakistan Speaker Series is organised with the purpose of featuring expert voices from the Harvard-Pakistan community, showcasing success stories, and...
Sat, 2018-06-30
Rector, LUMS, Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, founding trustee and great benefactor of LUMS; our convocation speaker Dr. Ishrat Husain, former Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan and former Director of IBA, whom I have had the privilege of knowing and working with for nearly two decades. Dr. Husain is...
Sat, 2018-06-30
The 30th Convocation ceremony of the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) was held on Saturday, June 30, 2018, where the University graduated its largest batch to date. The ceremony presented a reunion of the entire University, with over 1000 graduating students, their parents, staff and...
Sat, 2018-06-30
It is indeed a great honour and privilege to be invited to deliver the convocation address at this highly prestigious University. I am grateful to Syed Babar Ali Sahib, an institution by himself and one of my mentors, my friend, Razzak Dawood and Sohail Naqvi and the Board of LUMS for conferring...
Fri, 2018-06-29
Faculty at the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS), LUMS continue to make their mark in various spheres. Here are two faculty members of MGSHSS who have recently published articles in international journals with their research.  Dr. Syed M. Hasan, Assistant...