NEWS & EVENTS

  • Dr. Raza Ali Rafique and Dr. Mohsin Nasir Jat have secured the Simio Academic Software: Institution Grant worth $240,000 (USD) in an effort to equip research and teaching at SDSB with high-tech tools in Management Science (MGS). Simio provides state of the art simulation environment for modelling... Read more

  • LUMS Supply Chain Executive Club (LSEC) successfully held its annual flagship event Supply Chain Summit 2018 on 28th of April 2018. Over the years, the highlights of the event have been Vantage-a case study competition, Ascension-business strategy simulation and a panel talk by market practitioners... Read more

  • SDSB LUMS is proud to announce that Haroon Rashid, from the MBA class of 1995 has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Shell Pakistan Ltd. effective July 1, 2018.  Haroon Rashid is currently the General Manager lubricants for Shell Pakistan Limited. He joined Shell Pakistan in... Read more

  • The SDSB MBA & EMBA 2019 (first year) students held a farewell dinner for the graduating seniors - MBA & EMBA class of 2018. The event took place on the 20th April 2018 Friday on a beautiful Spring evening at Suleman Dawood School of Business. The theme of the event was 'Basant' which is... Read more

  • LUMS HR Executive Club (LHREC) welcomed over 200 participants at the LUMS HR Confluence 2018 from different parts of the country. The event hosted students from 13 different universities across 7 cities of Pakistan. LUMS HR Confluence 2018, one of the flagship events of MBA clubs & societies... Read more

  • On a fine Saturday morning, over 300 people from different parts of the country arrived at Lahore University of Management Sciences to attend the TEDxLUMS 2018. Nearly 4500 people also watched the event live on the Facebook page. TEDxLUMS has been taking place since 2014. This year, the LUMS MBA... Read more

  • The LUMS MBA Entrepreneurship Executive Club (LEEC) bring to you the most awaited event of the year - TEDxLUMS. This event is taking place for the 4th time under the LEEC banner and has seen tremendous amount of interest from people of all walks of life. In our past events, we have had the... Read more

  • Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) invited doctoral students to submit their work-in-progress, dissertations, or full papers for review at the Doctoral Colloquium 2018, a one-day event held on March 29, 2018. The LUMS Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi welcomed the guests and... Read more

  • SDSB MBA Placement Office is proud to present the graduate "Networking Nights 2018" for MBA and Executive MBA students. The signature Networking Night (NN) event is the most exclusive platform at SDSB for hiring organisations to meet, connect and network with the graduates. This unique biannual... Read more

  •   The 7th Asian Management Research and Case Conference 2018 successfully concluded on 24 March 2018 at the PC Bhurban. The theme of the 2-day conference was Convergence or Divergence: Emerging Trends in Management Research and Cases in Asia with a sub-theme on China’s One Belt, One Road... Read more

  • Dr. Farrah Arif speaks with Khalid Malik in the morning radio show called "Khalid Malik's Morning Jam" on FM91. She promoted the LUMS MBA programme through this programme, as an Ambassador of LUMS and highlighted the following: Eco-system of LUMS Why LUMS MBA Experiential Learning... Read more

  • SDSB Dean, Dr. Jawad Syed gave interview at Din News channel. He spoke about various topics, including:  HR Quality and Brain Drain Primary education and literacy in Pakistan Education in the digital age Academia & Industry Linkages   View more:  YouTube Channel...

  • The first formal session of SDSB’s CEOs at LUMS (CAL) Forum was conducted on Friday, Feb 23, 2018 from 1500hrs to 1900hrs at SDSB LUMS. SDSB has created CEOs at LUMS as a Think Tank to engage industry and academia through networking and trust building while also bringing the policy platforms in the... Read more

  • SDSB MBA Placement Office is pleased to announce the launch of the new Global Career Platform. SDSB has collaborated with EFMD Global Network to offer students with a career platform, connecting them with global opportunities. Now students can login to their personal platforms to find internship,... Read more

  • European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) regularly hosts "Conference for Deans & Directors General" each year. The event entails leadership and policy making discussions and skills for the academic leaders of a university or school. Hosted by 'Technical University of Munich... Read more

  • China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is being presented as a framework of connectivity and a journey towards economic regionalization in the globalized world. To explore in detail and unveil Myths and Realities, Northern Regional Committee of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (... Read more

  • Dr. Jawad Syed recently spoke with the magazine Pakistan Today, about "Role of Education in Countering Extremism and Intolerance". He spoke about the importance of tolerance in educational institutes and sharing of knowledge, belief and ideas without conflict. The extract of the interview is... Read more

  • Renowned Urdu poet and drama writer Mr. Amjad Islam Amjad visited LUMS on 21 February 2018 to attend annual book fair at the Gad and Birgit Rausing Library. The fair was held to help nurture and develop the love of reading amongst students and was organised by LUMS Library Manager Dr. Nadeem... Read more

  • The National Institute of Public Policy (NIPP) held a policy dialogue on19 and 20 February. The topic of the event was "Population Management: A Dialogue of Stakeholders". Dr. Jawad Syed spoke on the second day about "Youth Bulge and World of Work". The officials at the event deliberated upon the... Read more

  • SDSB LUMS is creating a THINK TANK to engage industry and academia through networking and trust building while also bringing the policy platforms in the loop to align these three sides of the socio-economic development triangle to help improve our national competitiveness. The mission statement... Read more

  • L’Oréal held their annual recruitment drive for their ‘Brandstorm’ idea at LUMS on February 6, 2018. Mr. Hasan Qazi Manzoor, Director Human Resource, L’Oréal started the session by sharing a brief introduction of the company and how L’Oréal became a global organisation, stating that they started 27... Read more

  • One of the top Pakistani Fashion Retail brand, Khaadi conducted their recruitment drive for the 'Khaadi Lead Management Trainee Programme (KLMT)' at LUMS in . Mr. Abdullah Bin Haseeb, Management Trainee Marketing who graduated from MBA 2017 class, started the session by giving a brief introduction... Read more

  • Center for Governance & Public Management (CGPM) at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), LUMS, held its third Governance Lecture Series in this academic year, titled "Visual Storytelling and Citizenship Education” by Shehri Pakistan on the 26th of January 2018. The speaker for this... Read more

  • Restructuring of LUMS MBA Programme is based on Expriential Learning (EL). It is aligned with international academic benchmarks and global best practices. Experiential Learning (EL) consists of three phases: Sectoral, Experiential and Empirical Diagnosis (SEED), MyStartup, and MBA Consultancy... Read more

  • Center for Governance & Public Management at the SDSB will be holding its third Governance Lecture Series in this academic year, titled "Visual Storytelling and Citizenship Education” by Shehri Pakistan on the 26th of January 2018 at 2:30 pm in room 204, SDSB building. Shehri Pakistan offers... Read more

  • A happy new year to everyone from all of us at Suleman Dawood School of Business.  May this year bring all the happiness and prosperity in your lives. Let's work towards a peaceful future where we all work together for the betterment of our country and our nation. The New Year arrives with... Read more

  • Dr. Aun Raza Rizvi has recently published an article in the Journal: Emerging Markets Review (ABDC-A). His paper, titled, "Bank Lending, Deposits and Risk Taking in Times of Crisis: A Panel Analysis of Islamic and Conventional Banks" has earned him excellence in publishing. Dr. Syed Aun R.... Read more

  • Christmas comes but once a year, let's get together for some holiday cheer!  The business school faculty and staff celebrated Christmas on the 19th of December 2017 with all christian members of our community. The SDSB Faculty Lounge was lavishly adorned with a christmas tree embelished... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted the well-known 'Enhancing Board Effectiveness: Director’s Training Programme', offered in two modules comprising of two days each. The first module was conducted from November 18 to 19, 2017 and the second module was conducted on December 8... Read more

  • Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) Luminites Association cordially invites SDSB Alumni to a fun filled afternoon reuniting with some your favorite faculty members and old friends. The reunion presents itself with an opportunity to network with other alumni placed all over Pakistan and... Read more

  • SDSB hosted Ms. Nancy Koenig, CEO Caremerge and the founder of the company, Mr. Fahad Aziz at LUMS on 30th November 2017. During the meeting with the MBA students and faculty, both Ms. Koenig and Mr. Aziz spoke about ‘women leadership in technology’ and ‘unconventional businesses’. They shared... Read more

  • Faculty Development Workshop by Mr. Irfan Mustafa, Founder & CEO, The Food Lab DMCC. The session took place on November 23rd, 2017 at SDSB, where he highlighted four core components of Transformational Leadership which are: Competent, Futuristic, Inspirational, and Character. Mr. Irfan drew... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted a 4-day executive programme on Building High-Performance Teams from November 14 to 17, 2017. The programme was led by Director Arif N. Butt and supported by Anwar Khurshid and Muhammad Abdur Rahman Malik as teaching faculty. Building High-... Read more

  • Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) signed an MoU with the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP) on November 30, 2017. The MoU, signed between the Vice Chancellor LUMS, Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi and the President of ICMAP, Mr. Mohammad Iqbal Ghori, aims to... Read more

  • Governance Lecture Series on Katchi Abadis: The Problem & Ways to a Solution- A talk by Tasneem Siddiqui  CGPM organized its second Governance Lecture series in this academic year titled Katchi Abadis: The Problem & Ways to a Solution. The speaker for this session was Mr. Tasneem... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted a customised Management Development Programme (MDP) – Level 3 for Descon’s senior management. The programme took place from November 13 to 18, 2017 at REDC. It was led by Programme Directors Dr. Jamshed Hassan Khan and Dr. Anwar Khurshid and... Read more

  • Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) faculty, Dr. Bushra Naqvi's article, ‘What Enables Islamic Banks to Contribute in Global Financial Reintermediation?’ has been published in the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. The research explores conventional banks which were once competing with non-... Read more

  • Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) faculty, Dr. Syed Aun Raza Rizvi's research article, ‘A Tripartite Inquiry into Volatility-Efficiency-Integration Nexus - Case of Emerging Markets’ has been published in the Emerging Markets Review. The objective of this paper is to analyse the time-varying... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and the Dutch Embassy collaborated on a workshop on Dairy Economics, which took place at REDC from November 11-12, 2017. Mr. Jelle Zijlstra from the world-renowned Wageningen University and... Read more

  • On November 11, 2017 faculty members of Suleman Dawood School of Business visited Green Fields Country Club (GFCC) to spend some time together but away from day to day academic rosters. Departing from SDSB at 8:30 AM in a foggy morning provided the colleagues with ample time to discuss matters of... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted a 4-day intensive programme on Advanced Corporate Finance from November 7–10, 2017, led by Programme Director Dr. Syed Mubashir Ali and supported by Dr. Atif Saeed Chaudhry and Dr. Omair Haroon. The programme on Advance Corporate Finance... Read more

  • This year’s “Global Business School Network Annual Conference” was held in Washington DC, USA from 1st to 3rd November 2017. The Global Business School Network (GBSN) is a nonprofit organisation dedicated to strengthening management, entrepreneurial and leadership talent for the developing world... Read more

  • Dr. Jawad Syed, Dean Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), LUMS along with fellow author, Edwina Pio, has co-authored an article which has been published in the journal, Human Relations. The article titled 'To Include or Not to Include? A Poetics Perspective on the Muslim Workforce in the West... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) initiated a 4-day executive programme from October 30 to November 2, 2017, which took place at REDC, LUMS titled, 'Building Blocks of Human Resource Management'. The programme was led by Director, Dr. Anwar Khurshid and supported by Dr. Muhammad Abdur... Read more

  • The Social Enterprise Development Centre (SEDC) at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) organised a customized training programme on “Strategic Management and Leadership Skills” for the senior management of the Kashf Foundation from November... Read more

  • SDSB Staff had a team building adventure trip to the hill-stations of Pakistan from 10th to 12th November 2017. The group first traveled to Nathiagali first then to Murree. The trip included visit to the Mushkpuri Peak Trek, Pipeline Trek, Nathiagali Bazar, and Murree Mall Road. The team included... Read more

  • The Centre for Governance and Public Management (CGPM) at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) held the first of its Governance Lecture Series titled 'Virtual Space & Democracy in Pakistan’ on October 20, 2017. The speaker at the session was the renowned political activist and lawyer,... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre's flagship residential programme, the Management Development Programme (MDP) took place from October 23 to November 3, 2017. It was led by Programme Director Jamshed Hassan Khan and Co-programme Director Muhammad Adeel Zafar. Esteemed faculty members like... Read more

  • CGPM & SEDC conducted a workshop on Writing Effective Grant Proposals on November 3, 2017 at the Suleman Dawood School of Business, Lahore University of Management Sciences. The speakers for this session were Professor Dr. Steve Davies, Senior Research Fellow at the International Food Policy... Read more

  • Center for Governance & Public Management at the SDSB will be holding its second Governance Lecture Series in this academic year, titled 'Katchi Abadis: The Problem and ways to a Solution’ on the 16th of November 2017 at 12:30 pm in Auditorium B1 at SDSB. The speaker for this talk is Mr.... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted a 4-day programme on Marketing in the Digital Age from October 16–19, 2017, led by Programme Director Dr. Farrah Arif and supported in teaching by Dr. Ehsan ul Haque, Dr. Moeen Naseer Butt and Sarah Suneel Sarfaraz. The programme focused on... Read more

  • Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) organised its annual Deans’ Honour List (DHL) ceremony on November 3, 2017, giving recognition to 161 of the brightest students from school. The ceremony started with the Mr. Syed Babar Ali, Pro Chancellor’s remarks followed by welcoming addresses by Dr.... Read more

  • Asian Journal of Management Cases Volume 14 Issue 2 has been published .  AJMC is a peer reviewed journal edited by the faculty at SDSB-LUMS and published through Sage Publications. The journal aims at providing high quality teaching material to academics, consultants and management... Read more

  • Last year, Harvard Business School Publishing (HBSP) approved the distribution of SDSB-LUMS cases on its online catalogue as a content partner. Selected SDSB cases are now available online through HBSP for educators worldwide. SDSB is the seventh institution in Asia and fourth in South Asia to have... Read more

  • We are proud to announce that Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) is joining hands with Bayt.com to power its Student Services Portal. It is a globally renowned end-to-end Applicant Tracking Solution that enables quicker and smarter applicant management through an easy-to-use interface. The... Read more

  • The 5-day residential programme titled Leadership for Senior Executives took place at the Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) from October 9-13, 2017. This programme was an immersive learning experience, offering a unique and unparalleled opportunity to create transformational leadership... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted the programme, Growth & Continuity in Family-Run Businesses for board members of family enterprises. The programme took place in Karachi from October 13 to 14, 2017. The programme director, Arif Iqbal Rana led this programme and was... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted a 2-day focused programme on ‘Understanding and Applying Case Based Learning’ for the University of Management and Technology (UMT), Lahore on October 6-7, 2017. The primary focus of the programme, directed by Syed Zahoor Hassan... Read more

  • In the last academic year (2016-17), several faculty members of the Suleman Dawood School of Business exhibited excellence in teaching, case writing and research. To acknowledge and appreciate this extraordinary performance, the School awarded the faculty for their high achievements. SDSB is proud... Read more

  • The Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) conducted a 4-day programme, ‘Building Impactful Brands – Ideas for Action’ from September 26 – 29, 2017, led by Programme Director Adnan Zahid and supported in teaching by Ehsan Ul Haque and Moeen Naseer Butt. Mansoor Nawaz, Director Marketing Haleeb... Read more

  • Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Pakistan Super League (PSL), Mr. Najam Sethi spoke to the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) undergraduate students of the Sports Management Course at a session held on September 29, 2017. The title of the session was ‘The Pakistan Super League -... Read more

  • The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is a premiere institution of Pakistan. With over three decades of excellence, LUMS takes great pride in providing the highest quality education to the best talent that secures admission to the University, irrespective of financial status and... Read more

  • In a highly collaborative and supportive environment, the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) programme for Raaziq International took place at the Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) from September 6-8, 2017. The programme focused on financial decision making and strategy... Read more

  • The 3rd Issue of SDSB Impact, the newsletter of the LUMS Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) is out now. The purpose of this newsletter is to summarise important findings of the research conducted by the SDSB faculty and share those findings with the public—especially with managers, executives... Read more

  • SDSB Welcomes the batch of Undergraduate 2021 to #LUMS community. The newcomers went through the orientation week starting 21st August. During the #OWeek, the students met with the #Dean #SDSB Dr. Jawad Syed and the various faculty of the business school. On the whole this activity is deemed as... Read more

  • Pakistan Women Entrepreneurship Programme (PWEP), a joint venture of Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and American University (AU), Washington DC wrapped up its activities for the second phase with a Women Summit on August 9, 2017. The programme is supported by the US Department of... Read more

  • First of its kind, the SDSB Gazette will be a semester wise issue highlighting the achievements of SDSB with the LUMS community. For feedback: sdsb@lums.edu.pk To view this gazette online, SDSB Gazette - July 2017   Download the PDF here:         

  • The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) has always focused on attracting the best talent and providing them an opportunity to realise their dreams, irrespective of any financial barriers. Thirty batches of students who have graduated to date are a testimony to this commitment of LUMS to... Read more

  • The Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE) at LUMS recently launched the Urban Youth Project aimed to pioneer an innovative approach to provide low-skilled youth with first time access to business skills and capacity building support. This project is funded by Citi Foundation and British Asian Trust is... Read more

  • Class of 2017, I do have a special affinity with you since, four years ago, we started this journey of LUMS together. In the “modified” words of Dr. Seuss, eminent American author of kids books, “Oh the places we have been!” Trials and tribulations, the highs and the lows. How many vigils we stood... Read more

  • The 29th convocation ceremony of the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) was held on Saturday, July 8, 2017, where the University graduated its largest batch to date. The ceremony represented a reunion of the entire University, with 1082 graduating students, parents, staff and faculty... Read more

  • It was a joyous occasion as the academic achievements of the Class of 2017 were acknowledged by LUMS, in the midst of their proud parents and teachers, at the Graduate Night 2017 held on July 7, a night before the Convocation 2017 ceremony. The graduate night dinner is a LUMS tradition, organised... Read more

  • Led by the spirit of giving back to their alma mater and contributing towards the betterment of the community at large, graduates of the LUMS Executive MBA Class of 2014 took the initiative of establishing a Scholarship Fund to provide need-based scholarships to brilliant but needy scholars... Read more

  • The graduates of BSc Class of 2010 initiated an endowment fund for undergraduate students at LUMS to commemorate their beloved class mate, late Waheeb Alam, who passed away in a tragic road accident. The endowment fund will support studies of scholars coming from financially modest backgrounds.... Read more

  • In recognition of his work in developing and delivering impactful and lasting solutions to the challenges of poverty and injustice towards marginalised rural women in Pakistan, LUMS alumnus and CEO of Kaarvan Crafts Foundation, Danish Jabbar Khan, MBA 2005 was invited by His Royal Highness (HRH)... Read more

  • It was a night of camaraderie for the Jeddah Alumni Chapter on Tuesday, 13 June, 2017, when they held a get-together over iftar.    A variety of alumni attended the event with their families, ranging from graduates from last year’s batch of 2016, to alumni from MBA 2005 and EMBA 2006.... Read more

  • Dr. Beverly Dawn Metcalfe, Visiting Associate Professor at the American University of Beirut visited the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at LUMS from May 25-27, 2017. Dr. Metcalfe is internationally recognised for translating social science into work policies and practices that promote... Read more

  • The Social Enterprise Development Centre (SEDC) has launched its 6 week summer trainee programme that will enhance the capacity of students interested in the development sector. The internship commenced on June 5, 2017. The programme is designed for LUMS students with an interest in policy issues... Read more

  • At SDSB we constantly thrive to achieve excellence to ensure the quality of its academic programmes and provide the best possible educational experience to our students. In lieu of this we arranged an engagement session with our potential admits for the next academic cycle starting in August 2017... Read more

  • PEARL II is the second major component of ‘Practical, Entrepreneurial, and Reflective Learning (PEARL)’ framework that is used in the MBA programme. It is intended to enhance students ‘willingness’ to set out on an entrepreneurial journey. It not only helped them to develop entrepreneurial mindset... Read more

  • The LUMS Bay Area Alumni had a festive night on Saturday, 3 June, 2017 when they held their annual reunion at the Los Altos Youth Centre in Los Altos, USA. LUMS Pro Chancellor Syed Babar Ali and his wife Ms. Parwin Ali, along with faculty members Dr. Ihsan Qazi, Assistant Computer Science, and Dr... Read more

  • The Berkeley - Haas Global Access Programme (BHGAP) has recently signed an academic contract which would allow Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) students to study a semester abroad. The BHGAP provides unique access to the Berkeley - Haas School of Business top-notch... Read more

  • LUMS Alumnus, Hassaan Bin Zahid, BSc 2015 from the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), has received admission in the Masters of Finance programme at the Sloan School of Business at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). On describing what helped him achieve this milestone, Zahid... Read more

  • Dr. Jawad Syed, Dean and Professor of Organisational Behaviour, Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) has published the second edition of his international textbook, 'Human Resource Management: A Global and Critical Perspective.' The book has been published by Palgrave... Read more

  • The junior year students of MBA and EMBA of the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) threw a farewell dinner for the MBA 2017 and EMBA 2017 students last night at LUMS. Guests at the dinner included Rector LUMS, Abdul Razak Dawood; Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi and SDSB... Read more

  •   The junior year students of MBA & EMBA of the Suleman Dawood School of Business threw a Farewell dinner to the MBA 2017 & EMBA2017 students last night at LUMS. Guests for the evening were Rector - Mr. Abdur Razak Dawood, Vice Chancellor - Dr. Sohail Naqvi & Business School... Read more

  • The Suleman Dawood School of Business at LUMS published the second issue of its research newsletter SDSB Impact. The SDSB faculty engages in cutting-edge research in all major fields of business studies. SDSB Impact summarizes the findings of the faculty’s research for the benefit of the... Read more

  • Her Excellency Ms. Martine Dorance, Ambassador of France to Pakistan, along with her Cooperation Attaché Mr. Olivier Huynh - Van, visited Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) on April 11, 2017. Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, Vice Chancellor LUMS, representatives from the Office of... Read more

  • SDSB MBA Placement Office is proud to present the graduate "Networking Nights 2017" (NN) for the senior year MBA and Executive MBA students. The signature Networking Night event is the most exclusive platform at SDSB for hiring organisations to meet, connect and network with the... Read more

  • To be effective, managers need to deal with negotiation situations in a systematic and organized manner. The 4-day open enrollment programme on Negotiation Skills was conducted by Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) from March 28-31, 2017. The programme was directed by Arif N. Butt joined... Read more

  • Najmus-Sehr Ahmad is a graduate of the Accounting and Finance Programme from the year 2016. After graduating, she applied to various business schools to pursue higher studies, and was accepted at London Business School, University of Warwick, University of Illinois- Urbana Champaign and... Read more

  • Hundreds of applications poured in this season for The Foundation programme at LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship, which is the university’s flagship experiential development platform for young businesses. After a thorough process of scouting, soliciting applications, conducting interviews and... Read more

  • Dean of Sulmean Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Dr. Jawad Syed, participated in 2nd SME conference organised by Pakistan’s Small and Medium Enterprise Authority (SMEDA) on 15-16 March 2017 in Lahore, and chaired a session on the theme of developing a conducive business environment for SMEs... Read more

  • Building on its promise to stand as a gateway to knowledge, LUMS opened up its doors of opportunities to bright talented students of Sri Lanka on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Ivy Banquet Hall, Sri Lanka as it hosted the LUMS MBA Open Day. The event proved to be a... Read more

  • The Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) now proudly stands amongst top 300 business schools of the world according to the latest rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2017. This is a momentous occasion for... Read more

  • As part of the SDSB speaker series, we are pleased to invite Mr. Semih Yalman to the campus.   Having studied in Universities such as HBS, Darden, INSEAD, Emerson and Hacettepe, Mr. Yalman has worked and assisted previously global institutions such as Gillette, Doğuş, WEF, Ambrosetti, Boyner... Read more

  • On Friday 3 March 2017, 12 members of SDSB faculty visited Descon Engineering’s headquarters on Ferozepur Road, Lahore. The visit was part of the SDSB-Business Linkages Programme that aims to enable knowledge exchange between the SDSB and various business organisations to produce case studies... Read more

  • The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is a world-class academic institution serving academia and society for the past three decades. With its internationally competitive faculty, experiential teaching methodology, cutting-edge research and a vibrant holistic experience, LUMS continues... Read more

  • MBA Placement Office is glad to share the launch of Mass SMS Module for MBA & EMBA students. This feature will enable SDSB to share regular updates pertaining to jobs & internship opportunities, recruitment drives, interviews, clubs & society events, rescheduling of classes etc. This... Read more

  • Dr. Farrah Arif, Assistant Professor at Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) appeared on Din News on February 19, 2017 as a guest. The show's purpose is to provide career guidance and coaching to students and young professionals. So far the show has on-aired 7 shows on different topics and... Read more

  • 'ACCA Embedded Programme' has invited applications from the ACF batch of 2019. With the recent course additions in the SDSB BSc (Hons) ACF programme, we have fully aligned ACF-LUMS degree programme with the ACCA examinations. This makes LUMS, the first University in Pakistan to offer... Read more

  • 12 SDSB Accounting & Finance (ACF) students were awarded scholarship by the CFA Society. All 12 ACF students passed Level 1 exam (100% pass rate) in the exams which took place in December 2016, against the global average of 43%. This is a proud moment for SDSB family and we congratulate... Read more

  • Habib Bank Limited (HBL) conducted its recruitment drive for The League, HBL Management Trainee Programme at Lahore University of Management Science on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Mr. Mujtaba Naqvi (Regional Chief, Lahore) started the session by interacting with students and asked them what they... Read more

  • SDSB cherishes the hard work & acknowledges the efforts made by our brilliant students for their continuous persistence towards academic excellence. The MBA & UG Dean’s Honour list ceremony for academic year 2015-16 will be held on February 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm. A total of 08 MBA... Read more

  • SDSB is holding a panel discussion in partnership with HR Metrics. HR Metrics has the honour of introducing Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) HR certifications in Pakistan. SHRM is the world’s largest human resource association and leading provider of... Read more

  • Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) held an executive development programme on Public Sector Financial Management from January 30 - February 2, 2017. The programme was designed to help participants to develop understanding of cost management and financial planning in public sector. The... Read more

  • The 4-day open enrollment programme on Project Management was conducted by Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) from January 31 - February 3, 2017. The programme was directed by Jamshed H. Khan, joined by Arif I. Rana and Zehra Waheed as teaching faculty. The programme incorporates areas... Read more

  • LUMS consistently strives to make its educational programmes accessible to talented students from all geographies and backgrounds, regardless of their ability to pay. It is proud to be the only institute in Pakistan offering the Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP) through... Read more

  • The Lahore University of Management Sciences is a world-class academic institution serving academia and society since 3 decades. With its internationally competitive faculty, experiential teaching methodology, cutting-edge research and a vibrant holistic experience, it continues to be a leading... Read more

  • Dr. Jawad Syed, Dean Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), along with eleven faculty members visited Packages Limited, Lahore on Friday, January 27, 2017. This visit was part of the newly launched SDSB-Business Linkages Programme that aims to enable useful exchange of knowledge between the... Read more

  • The Centre for Governance and Public Management (CGPM), LUMS organised a seminar on Friday,  January 20, 2017, to provide structured feedback and suggestions on the draft of the Punjab Agriculture Policy prepared by the Punjab Agriculture Commission. Dr. Iqrar Ahmad Khan, VC Agriculture... Read more

  •   Phase-II of the Pakistan Women Entrepreneurship Programme reaches mid-way through as the Certificate Programme for Women Entrepreneurs prepares to deliver its fourth module from 25th to 27th January 2017. Funded by the US State Department and supported by the US-Pakistan Women Council, the... Read more

  • On Friday, December 23, 2016, the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) celebrated Christmas to express solidarity with the Christian members of the staff. Commemoration of this event has been a great initiative of the Dean SDSB, Dr. Jawad Syed in order to promote the business school’s... Read more

  •   Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Full Professor - Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), LUMS Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) invites applications for full-time faculty positions for its flagship school, the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB). SDSB... Read more

  • The Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at LUMS recently launched the inaugural issue of its research newsletter SDSB Impact.  The SDSB faculty engages in cutting-edge research in all major fields of business studies and SDSB Impact summarises the findings of the faculty’s research... Read more

  • Excellence in case method teaching and case writing is an integral part of the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB). As part of our commitment towards the growth of SDSB as a case method school, the Case Research Centre has organised a series of case writing workshops for faculty members who... Read more

  • Experience LUMS First-hand! With our Admissions Campaign already off the ground, come on board for an even more personalized experience with our top leadership, departments, students and alumni: the LUMS Open Days in Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad. Get to know anything and everything about LUMS.... Read more

  • The LUMS Alumni KSA Chapter held its second reunion on November 4, 2016 following a successful first reunion held in June 2016 in the city of Jeddah. The lot gathered accompanied by their families for a dinner at Al Nakheel Village to reminisce about old times. The group relived their memories of... Read more

  • The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) welcomed Mr. Yuriy Fedkiw, US Consul General on November 7, 2016. Accompanied by Ms. Alyson McFarland, USAID Provincial Director and Ms. Farakh Khan, Public Affairs Officer, US Consulate General Lahore. The esteemed delegates were personally... Read more

  • Successful dairy farming is about producing milk at a cost-price that is below farm-gate price. Profitable dairy farming is about management and good management is based on a combination of relevant knowledge, reliable information and appropriate skills. The production process must be evaluated... Read more

Research

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CASE STUDIES

SeminarS

  • Seminar on Risk Analysis of CPEC

    By: Dr Fahad Mehmood China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a part of "One Belt, One Road" Chinese plan of investing more than $50 billion in Pakistan.
  • SDSB Research Seminar Islamic Microfinance

    Strategic Sectors Research Centre invites you to SDSB Research Seminar Islamic Microfinance By: Professor Dr Malcom Harper When: Thursday, December 1, 2016 (12:00 hrs - 13:00 hrs) Venue: SDSB Faculty Lounge  

Conferences

    The Center for Governance and Public Management (CGPM), at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), promotes high-quality research, praxis and public policy in the area of corporate governance. To that end, we are putting forth this call for papers for our upcoming international conference titled ‘Governing Space in Contemporary Organizations and Polity’ to be held at LUMS in Lahore on 30-31 March 2018. The deadline to receive full papers (5000 to 8000 words), developing papers (1000 to 3000 words), cases (2000 to 5000 words) or abstracts (500 words) is December 31 2017.

    SDSB DOCTORAL COLLOQUIUM 2018

    Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), is organizing a one-day doctoral colloquium for the PhD students on March 29, 2018. 
    Conference theme: Convergence or Divergence: Emerging Trends in Management Research and Cases in Asia Subtheme: China’s One Belt, One Road Initiative: Implications for Management & Organizations in Asia Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), with its partners, invites submissions for the 7th Asian Management Research and Case Conference 2018.
    See how you can participate:  https://icgws.lums.edu.pk/
    Risk Sharing Islamic Finance: Challenges, Innovation and Leadership For more information please visit: http://submit.confbay.com/conf/ifbbe2017