Making education viral: TikTok, Edkasa and LUMS partner to make Pakistan #ExamReady LAHORE ( Web News ) TikTok has partnered with Edkasa and LUMS to launch a digital learning programme to facilitate online education and distance learning for high school students. Driven by TikTok, the programme #ExamReady will promote digitalRead More →

Investments of Pakistani startups grew by almost 5 times over 2020: Syed Amin-Ul-Haque LAHORE ( Web News ) Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications Syed Amin-Ul-Haque has said that the investments of Pakistani startups grew by almost 5 times over 2020, MOITT through Ignite have been providing both localRead More →

LUMS Vice Chancellor named International Educator of the Year LAHORE ( WEb News ) The Academy of International Business (AIB), the premier global organization of international business and management scholars, has named LUMS Vice Chancellor, Dr. Arshad Ahmad, the AIB International Educator of the Year for 2022. Established in 1959, AIB’sRead More →

PSCE Equips Power Sector Officials with Vital Knowledge of Transmission Planning LAHORE ( Web News ) A three-day Module-II of Training on Transmission Planning for the officers and engineering professionals of newly established Market Implementation and Regulatory Affairs Department (MIRAD) of Distribution Companies (DISCOs), National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA),Read More →

LUMS celebrated its Convocation 2020 and 2021 LAHORE ( Web News ) LUMS’ first in-person Convocation ceremonies since 2019 were held on two days. Pro Chancellor LUMS, Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, officiated the convocation for the Class of 2020 on Saturday, January 15, 2022, and the ceremony for the ClassRead More →

Pakistani American technology executives convene at NIC LUMS LAHORE ( Web News ) In a bid to build stronger connections between tech diaspora in the US, and tech talent in Pakistan, Pakistani American and OPEN Seattle tech delegation, visited the National Incubation Center Lahore (NICL) at LUMS. The delegation comprised of technology executives from Amazon, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Educative, Leverify, and Data ScienceRead More →

Study finds community policing has potential but needs reforms to have impact in the global south LAHORE ( Web News ) Researchers from the Institute of Development and Economic Alternatives (IDEAS), LUMS and Princeton University are part of a large international study on community policing in the Global South, includingRead More →

 ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The gap between policy makers, academia and industry needs to be bridged for smooth and efficient energy transition in Pakistan. The experts from academia and research institutions said this while sharing their views with the participants at the webinar ‘Road to COP26: Role of AcademiaRead More →

Lahore ( Web News ) Continuing its mission to empower, enable and facilitate the next generation of problem solvers in Pakistan, National Incubation Center Lahore at LUMS is collaborating with Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business to launch its SPARK program for Pakistani entrepreneurs. An offering of Stanford SEED, thisRead More →

LAHORE ( Web News )  The Centre for Chinese Legal Studies (CCLS) at the Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law (SAHSOL), LUMS, recently organised a virtual conference ‘CPEC: Pakistan-China Security and Strategic Cooperation’. The conference was attended by Senator Mushahid Hussain, Chairman Defence Committee; Professor Uzair J. Kayani, Head ofRead More →

LAHORE ( Web News ) The National Incubation Center at LUMS, Lahore (NICL) has launched applications for its eighth Cohort with the aim to inspire, engage, enable and facilitate innovative entrepreneurs ready to solve critical problems for Pakistan. NICL’s goal is to partner with visionaries, intuitive problem solvers and businessRead More →