LUMS to Hold Open Day in Nepal

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

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 to be the leading academic institute in Pakistan and the region.

Ever since its inception, the University has had strong ties with the international community through student exchange programmes, university linkages, faculty exchange programmes and hosting international guest speakers. LUMS is driven by the philosophy of being a responsible educational institute that supports dissemination as well as sharing of knowledge not only within the boundaries of its country but beyond the borders.

Thus, building on its promise to stand as a gateway to knowledge, this year, LUMS has opened up its doors of opportunities to bright talented students of Nepal for its MBA Programme. This is the first step in a mutually beneficial exercise where LUMS is looking forward to further increase its socio-academic diversity. This is sure to add value to the institute’s focus on diversity to cultivate a truly extraordinary academic experience for both national and international students.   

Making headway with its internationalisation goals, LUMS is looking forward to welcoming foreign students from SAARC countries, specifically Nepal, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, to be a part of its ever growing community.  

For this purpose, the Vice Chancellor of LUMS, Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi and Ms. Sarah Karim, Manager Marketing and Communications, are visiting Nepal and networking with deans and heads of colleges and universities to discuss possible collaborations with some of the best institutes in the country.

LUMS will be hosting its MBA Open Day in Nepal on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Hotel Yak and Yeti, Durbar Hall, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu from 10am to 5pm. All those interested in the event, may register right away at

Join us and meet up with the LUMS senior leadership including Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, Vice Chancellor, representatives from the Office of Admissions as well as Marketing for detailed information about LUMS, its schools and programmes. LUMS alumni in Nepal will also be at the Open Day to tell you about their experiences of the University.

The University’s leadership and representatives will also elaborate the flagship MBA Programme at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), a highly sought after experiential degree producing top business professionals and entrepreneurs. Additionally, LUMS lays a strong emphasis on supporting top talent worldwide, scholarships for SAARC students including the Fully Funded MBA Programme, Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program and Merit Scholarships will be the highlight of the meetings and the Open Day.

Calling all applicants of Nepal!

Register now and find out all you need to know about LUMS at the MBA Open Day in Nepal.

Date: March 4, 2017

Venue: Hotel Yak and Yeti, Durbar Hall, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal

Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM