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Wed, 2018-06-13 05
LUMS School of Education has recently added to its already impressive portfolio of faculty for its upcoming batch of students. The profiles of the new faculty members are given below: Dr. Rabea Malik Assistant Professor DPhil Education Policy, University of Cambridge, UK Dr. Rabea...
Wed, 2018-06-13 05
The KSA Alumni Chapter organised its third annual Ramadan Iftar Reunion on Monday, 28 May, 2018 at Big Chefs Restaurant (Prince Sultan Rd), Jeddah in the presence of SDSB faculty member, Dr. Farrah Arif.  The reunion was attended by many alumni settled in the area, with some new faces joining...
Tue, 2018-06-26 05
It’s that time of year, when graduating Luminites throw their caps high in the air to start the next chapter of their lives. To make the convocation experience even more exciting and memorable for the Class of 2018, LUMS has planned a campaign on Twitter. This campaign can only reach its intended...
Mon, 2018-06-11 05
Lifetime Learning @LUMS Session 6 Registrations Open Now The moment you’ve been waiting for is finally here. Lifetime Learning @LUMS is delighted to announce that registrations for the most anticipated Summer Session are now open. With a multitude of amazing short courses that are bound to enhance...
Wed, 2018-06-06 05
The International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) 11th Biennial Forum was held from May 2-4, 2018 at the Le Meridien Hotel, Mauritius. ‘Quality is in the Eye of the Beholder: Relevance, Credibility, and International Visibility’ was the theme of the forum. The...
Mon, 2018-06-04 05
Mamoona Arshad, SDSB PhD Management student has been selected in the top 10 of ‘All Pakistan Pitching Research Competition (APRC) 2017-18’. Her topic is "Being authentic at work - Exploring the contradiction between state and trait" as she represents SDSB LUMS. She has been awarded Top 10 Place in...
Mon, 2018-06-04 05
LUMS hosted a visit of the Ambassador of Japan H.E. Mr. Takashi Kurai on May 29, 2018. The members of the delegation included Mr. Tsuchikawa from the Embassy of Japan, Mr.Kenichiru Hirai, the General Manager of Mitsubishi Corp. Islamabad office and Mr. Mahir Abbas, the General Manager of Mitsubishi...
Thu, 2018-05-31 05
Keeping the departmental tradition alive, this year again, all BS Chemistry students at the LUMS Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) have secured placements in world-class fully funded graduate programmes. These students received admission offers in PhD programmes of the...
Mon, 2018-03-26 05
The Centre for Water Informatics and Technology at LUMS and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) based in Austria co-hosted a workshop on “Identifying Water, Energy, and Land Nexus Challenges in the Indus Basin” on March 26, 2018. The workshop was organised in order to...
Thu, 2018-07-12 05
LUMS Centre for Water Informatics and Technology (WIT) actively became part of the Indus Basin workshop held in two parts on May 29-30, 2018 and May 31-June 2, 2018 at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) Austria to discuss water, energy and land nexus scenarios for...
Mon, 2018-05-14 05
Mother's Day is a celebration that honours motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in society. This year Human Resources organised Mother's Day at the LUMS Daycare Centre on Monday, May 14, 2018. Customised, handmade cards, along with special "Happy Mother's Day" notes, were made by...
Mon, 2018-05-28 05
The LUMS family is replete with people wanting to change the country, as well as the entire region for the better. Such is an initiative taken by two universities in two different countries, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan along with O.P. Jindal Global University (OPJGU),...
Mon, 2018-05-28 05
The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) has been ranked between 451-500 in the QS World Rankings by Subject 2018 in the ‘Engineering and Technology’ category. QS has declared Engineering and Technology as the University’s...
Mon, 2018-02-26 05
Dr. Abubakr Muhammad, Director, Centre for Water Informatics & Technology (WIT) at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering conducted a graduate seminar, 'Smart Water Grids: Managing Complexity via Ubiquitous Sensing and Modeling Abstractions' held at USPCAS-W, Mehran University,...
Wed, 2018-05-23 05
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 (SAHSOL), LUMS, (available at https://sahsol.lums.edu.pk/law-journal/volume-1-editors-note). The primary objective of LLJ is to provide...
Tue, 2018-05-22 05
LUMS Shredded, a chapter of Sports at LUMS (SLUMS), organised Mr. LUMS 2018 on May 3, 2018. The event was the first classical men physique competition at LUMS and was organised in collaboration with the Office of Sports, Wellness and Recreation. There were 3 categories in which participants...
Wed, 2018-05-16 05
A workshop had been conducted at LUMS on Spatio-Temporal Cellular Network Health Estimation. The idea was to share the research and development carried out at LUMS for an Iginite (formerly ICT R&D Fund) funded project where Dr. Ijaz Haider Naqvi is the Principal Investigator. The workshop...
Mon, 2018-05-21 05
The LUMS UK Alumni Chapter organised its second reunion of the year on Friday, May 11, 2018 at St. Hilda's College, Oxford in the presence of LUMS Pro Chancellor, Syed Babar Ali. The event was attended by alumni of batches ranging from 1989 to 2016, and the lively gathering provided the alumni...
Wed, 2018-05-16 05
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) joined hands with Harsukh through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to aid research and outreach efforts on May 14, 2018.  The event took place at Harsukh Idara-e-Ilm o Funn at Bedian. It started with a welcome note by Mr. Jawwad S....
Wed, 2018-05-16 05
It is of paramount importance to thrive towards and promote a culture of safety at the workplace. The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) organises numerous training workshops to achieve absolute certainty in regards to safety.  One such workshop was organised on...
Tue, 2018-05-15 05
Muhammad Ahmad Tirmazi, a student of BS Computer Science 2018 at the LUMS Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) will be joining Harvard University this Fall. He will be starting a fully funded PhD in Computer Science at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and...
Fri, 2018-05-11 05
The Citizens Foundation (TCF) conducted a recruitment drive for its Alumni Development Programme (ADP) and Social Internship Programme at LUMS. Mr. Muhammad Imran (Assistant Manager) started the session by giving a brief introduction of the company, TCF is a professionally managed, non-profit...
Fri, 2018-05-11 05
The Dean of Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, Dr. Shahid Masud, inaugurated the NaviBook kiosk at Gad & Birgit Rausing Library, LUMS on Thursday, May 10, 2018. This state of the art kiosk is one of the outcomes of Ignite, National Technology fund, and Pakistan funded research...
Thu, 2018-05-10 05
Vivo Pakistan conducted its recruitment drive at Lahore University of Management Sciences. Mr. Junaid Falak, Activation and Brand Image Executive, started the session by giving a brief introduction of the company. He explained how Vivo launched its first smartphone in 2011, within a short span of...
Wed, 2018-05-09 05
A special Service Awards Ceremony was held on May 7, 2018 to honour and recognise the services of LUMS staff and faculty. The substantial contributions made by the staff and faculty are imperative for the advancement of LUMS and its mission of educating the masses. The Service Awards have been...
Wed, 2018-05-09 05
Umar Farooq, LUMS BS Computer Science student has received a fully-funded scholarship from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign (UIUC) to pursue his Master’s in the University's prestigious Computer Science Programme. Umar plans to work with Dr. Carl Gunter and Dr. Mathew Caesars group on...
Wed, 2018-05-09 05
LUMS hosted a delegation of the Mitsubishi Corporation on May 7, 2018. The members of the delegation included Mr. Takahisa Miyauchi, Mrs. Keiko Miyauchi, Ms. Moeka Harakaw, Mr. Kenichiro Hirai and Mr. Mahir Abbas. The guests were welcomed by the Office of Marketing and Communications team and were...
Mon, 2018-05-07 05
On May 4, 2018 the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), LUMS hosted a PhD Management Focus Day, which was attended by participants from all over the country. Interested candidates from various academic fields, social backgrounds and professions participated in the event. The Focus Day started...
Mon, 2018-05-07 05
A student of MS Electrical Engineering, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering at  LUMS, Faaiz Arbab, has manufactured Pakistan’s first smart wheelchair called GOBEE. National Design Awards (NDA) Pakistan has awarded Arbab with the best Consumer Product Design Award (2018) for his...
Sat, 2018-05-05 05
The inauguration of the National Center in Big Data and Cloud Computing took place at LUMS on May 4, 2018. The ceremony was attended by noted personalities from the educational and development sectors of Pakistan. The PKR 1.5 Billion Center will be housed at LUMS and will comprise of 12 'Affiliated...