LUMS receives regional recognition for its National Outreach Programme

LUMS has been selected as the regional finalist for the CASE Platinum Awards 2021 in the ‘Best Practices in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion’ category for its National Outreach Programme (NOP). The Platinum Awards are given by the prestigious Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), a non-profit organisation, dedicated… Continue reading

LUMS alumni network reunites virtually

KARACHI: LUMS hosted its first-ever virtual homecoming event, which brought together the growing alumni community from all corners of the world. The much-awaited annual event held recently consisted of a variety of exclusive online activities that connected the alumni from all over the world. The reimagined activities ranging from a… Continue reading

NICL Investor Summit brings together Start-up Founders, Investors, & Venture Capitalists

National Incubation Center at LUMS, funded by Ignite and MOITT, is hosting its bi-annual Investor Summit on Saturday, April 10th, 2021. The Investor Summit serves as the capstone event of NICL’s Foundation Program, meant to provide real-world experience and access to entrepreneurial youth.  In the past several months, incubatees recruited… Continue reading

Lucky Cement Limited Launches Third Scholarship Program for the Deserving Students of District Lakki Marwat

PAKISTAN: In continuation to support education in Pakistan and provide affordable education for the deserving students, Lucky Cement Limited has launched yet another scholarship program for the youth of District Lakki Marwat. Under this program, the eligible students can apply for scholarships for graduate and post-graduate programs. The Company will… Continue reading

China-Pak collaboration conference hosted by the Centre for Chinese legal studies at LUMS

Lahore: The Centre for Chinese Legal Studies (CCLS) at the Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law at LUMS recently organized a virtual conference on the topic of ‘China-Pakistan Collaboration. in the 21st Century. Attended by LUMS students and faculty, the purpose of this conference was to highlight the collaborative efforts… Continue reading

Coca-Cola Beverages Pakistan highlights its contribution to the national economy through a socio-economic impact report

Coca-Cola Beverages Pakistan Limited (CCI Pakistan) revealed its latest socio-economic impact report at an event held in Islamabad on Thursday, February 11, 2021. The report highlighted CCI Pakistan’s contribution to the national economy as well as the impact of its domestic social investments. The event was graced by the presence… Continue reading

NIC LUMS initiates ‘Entrepreneur in Conversation’ series; Strengthens foundation council

Lahore: The National Incubation Centre Lahore (NICL) at LUMS is on a renewed mission to contribute to Pakistan’s economic development by promoting innovation and entrepreneurship. Its latest initiative, the ‘Entrepreneur in Conversation’ series, features some of Pakistan’s brightest entrepreneurial minds discussing their innovative solutions to combat the country’s many challenges…. Continue reading

Pakistan researchers among winners of Facebook misinformation project

Facebook announced the winners of its Foundation Integrity Research: Misinformation and Polarization request for proposals. Among the global list of winners are Agha Ali Raza and Ihsan Ayyub Qazi from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), whose proposal shone during the competitive selection process. Misinformation and polarization are fundamental challenges… Continue reading

BankIslami’s Branch Managers certified by LUMS on Islamic Finance

KARACHI: BankIslami Pakistan Limited, in collaboration with the Centre for Islamic Finance of Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS) successfully conducted a certified program on Islamic Finance for its branch managers in Lahore. This capacity building initiative was aimed at equipping branch managers of BankIslami with essential Islamic Banking knowledge… Continue reading

SECP honors winners of fourth inter-university trading competition

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) hosted a prize distribution ceremony of the fourth inter-university trading competition stock trading competition at its head office. Farrukh Sabzwari, the SECP chairman, chaired the ceremony.[the_ad id=”32940″]The university students entered the competition through specified links provided in advance on JamaPunji portal…. Continue reading