Student Exchange MoU between SDSB-LUMS and Rennes School of Business, France
Strengthening Transformative Learning through Global Collaboration
Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), Lahore University of Management Sciences and Rennes School of Business (RSB) have signed an agreement, establishing a bilateral partnership for a two-way student exchange programme. This collaboration aims to provide students from both institutions with a valuable opportunity to broaden their horizons and gain a global perspective on business and management education.
Rennes School of Business, recognised as one of the best business schools worldwide, is triple-crown accredited, EQUIS, AMBA, and AACSB. Through this alliance, SDSB-LUMS strengthens its commitment to offering a transformative learning experience, enabling students to engage with diverse cultures, international networks, and gain a broader understanding of global business practices.
Dr. Alnoor Bhimani, Honorary Dean, SDSB-LUMS expressed enthusiasm about the collaboration, stating, "The agreement between SDSB and RSB will help students from both universities to learn from wider exposure to the diversity of styles of thought and practices across different business and social contexts. Growth and innovation will inevitably follow. Additionally, this collaboration is particularly exciting as it will deepen understanding and engagement between Pakistan and France, spanning multiple areas of activities that will prove mutually beneficial in the years to come."
Similarly, Dr. Tanveer Shehzad, Associate Dean Graduate Programmes, shared his perspective, saying, "I strongly believe that a partnership between Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) and the Rennes School of Business (RSB) would create a significant opportunity to unlock new possibilities for both institutions. Our vision for this partnership revolves around resource and knowledge sharing, collaboration on joint research projects, student exchange programmes, and the co-development of scholarship in the field of business education. These collaborative endeavours will enrich the student learning experience and make meaningful contributions to the broader academic community and industry."
The two-way student exchange programme will offer both undergraduate and MBA students the chance to spend a semester studying at the Rennes School of Business, immersing themselves in an environment that fosters innovation, entrepreneurship, and academic excellence.
Rennes School of Business, renowned for its exceptional faculty, cutting-edge research, and strong industry connections, offers a wide range of courses that complement the academic offerings at SDSB-LUMS. The collaboration between these two esteemed institutions promises to enhance the educational experience and career prospects of participating students.
As the global business landscape continues to evolve, partnerships like the one between SDSB-LUMS and Rennes School of Business are crucial in preparing students to navigate the complexities of the international market. By broadening their perspectives and fostering cross-cultural understanding, this collaboration will undoubtedly shape the future leaders of the business world.