The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is an independentresearch college situated in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.
LUMS was established in 1984 by the support of the business– mechanical group led by Syed Babar Ali. With exhortation from the Harvard Business School and a $10 million give from USAID, It set up a graduate business college in 1986. The college has from that point forward extended, propelling a human sciences undergrad school in 1994, a building school in 2008, a graduate school in 2004 and an instruction school in 2017. The college propelled a National Outreach Program in 2001 to give monetary guide to students and in 2015, in association with Afghan government, propelled a grant program for Afghan understudies to broaden its understudy body.
Starting at 2017, the college has an understudy assortment of roughly 4,000 graduate and college understudies, a staff of 248 out of which about seventy five percent have doctoral degrees. Its grounds spreads over a 100 sections of land where the greater part its understudy populace and the greater part its personnel lives. Its business college is one of two in Pakistan to be affirmed by the South Asian Quality Assurance System and is positioned as one of the best business colleges in the country.The college is additionally an individual from Association of Commonwealth Universities.
LUMS is positioned as the best varsity in Pakistan in the QS University Rankings for the year 2016, 111th in Asia and among the main 700 in the world. It is likewise positioned by QS as among the best 300 colleges all inclusive for business and among the best 400 colleges comprehensively in mathematics. Following a human sciences educational modules, LUMS is one of Pakistan’s most costly, specific and dynamic colleges LUMS tally’s few conspicuous Pakistani scholarly’s and open figures among its graduated class and present and previous staff including Umar Saif, Hina Rabbani Khar, Adil Najam, Arif Zaman, Amer Iqbal, Ayesha Jalal, Asad Abidi, Osama Siddique and Pervez Hoodbhoy. It additionally checks a few Fulbright, Chevening and Rhodes researchers among its graduated class.
The most seasoned working at LUMS is the two-storeyed Academic Block planned by Habib Fida Ali which spreads over a zone of 150,000 sq ft. The Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences is situated in this building. The five-story Suleman Dawood School of Business building possessing a secured region of 160,000 sq ft. furthermore, suits more than 1300 understudies. The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering is based out of a 5-story building which covers a territory of 300,000 sq ft, the building incorporates a 10MW electrical matrix station and incorporates 20 look into labs.
The greater part of the understudy body at LUMS lives on grounds every year which incorporates seven male and five female lodgings. The Syed Maratab Ali Sports Complex incorporates a school rec center and games offices for ball, tennis, cricket and squash. The Pepsi Dining Center (PDC) covers a territory of 14,000 sq ft. also, was subsidized by PepsiCo.The Coca-Cola Aquatic Center incorporates an Olympic-measure swimming pool and is financed by a Rs. 22 million give from the Coca-Cola Company.
The LUMS library gives benefits that incorporate credits, online data seeking, reference administrations, between library advance, record conveyance, photocopying, survey of varying media and microfilm materials, access to virtual accumulations and computerized assets, CD-ROM and web based looking. It has a gathering of 350,000 volumes, 128,000 ebooks and 35,000 e-Journals. The library has a multidisciplinary wing (the Khalid Ishaq Wing) devoted to law specialist and researcher Khalid M. Ishaq, who gave 92,957 books from his accumulation to the library.
Suleman Dawood School of Business
The Suleman Dawood School of Business was the main school set up at LUMS in 1986. The school’s educational modules was composed in organization with Harvard Business School and the University of Western Ontario (UWO). The school offers full-time MBA, seven days end Executive MBA, a course-based PhD Management and Bachelor’s projects with administration and Finance, and Management Science. The school is driven by Arif Nazir Butt.
Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences comprises of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Department of Economics. DHSS offers a few college degrees in Anthropology/Sociology, History, English, and Political Science, and a joined program in Politics and Economics in conjunction with the Economics Department. The school additionally offers minors in related branches of knowledge.
Begun in 1999, the Department of Humanities and Social Science is home to disciplines in the Social Science and Humanities including Anthropology and Sociology, Literature, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology and History. The Economics Department offers a four-year undergrad program in Economics (the top of the line graduated in 1997) and also a graduate program in Economics (the top of the line graduated in 2002). Financial aspects is a standout amongst the most famous majors at LUMS, and a noteworthy level of the understudy body at LUMS contemplates Economics as a noteworthy, as a component of a joint degree program, or as a minor. The school is going by Kamal Ahmed Munir.
Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering
The LUMS School of Science and Engineering is a school inside LUMS with undergrad programs in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Physics; and graduate projects in Computer Science and Mathematics. The school is going by Shahid Masud.
Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law
The notable service of LUMS’ fourth school, Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, occurred on Saturday, April 5, 2014 on grounds. The central visitor at the function was the Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani. The graduate school has been named after (late) Shaikh Ahmad Hassan. The foundation of SAHSOL has become out of the LUMS Department of Law and Policy, which has been working since 2004, offers a 5-year joint BA-LL.B undergrad program, licensed by the Pakistan Bar Council. The quantity of alumni of the school as of June 2013 were 93 and 221 were selected in the BA-LL.B programme. The school is driven by Martin Wilhelm Lau, who already filled in as the representative head of graduate school at SOAS.
LUMS Schol of Education
On January 6, 2017, LUMS reported the foundation of its fifth school, the LUMS School of Education. The exploratory stage for the LUMS School of Education was started in October 2015 with financing from the Babar Ali Foundation. Agreeing the college sources, throughout the undertaking stage, the group set up neighborhood, provincial and global connections through occasions, for example, the inaugural Education Roundtable at LUMS in March 2016.