Lahore—The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) has jumped 50 places since last year to reach No.1 position in Pakistan and 111 position in Asia according to QS World University Rankings 2016.
This year, LUMS has shown a significant improvement from the ranking in previous years; it was at 161 position in 2015, 181 in 2014, between 191 – 200 in 2013 and 251 – 300 in 2012. Over 800 institutions were in the QS world rankings this year, based on nine key performance indicators.
Congratulating the LUMS community on this accomplishment, the LUMS Rector, Abdul RazakDawood said, “This is indeed a great achievement. Finally we are being recognised for all the efforts we have put in over the years. I wish to congratulate the LUMS VC, the Deans and all members of the faculty and staff for this achievement. Consistency and sustained effort over the years does pay.”
It is, of course, also a recognition of the preeminent graduates of LUMS who have achieved great success all over the world in their varied endeavours. Our ambitions will, however, not allow us to rest on our laurels and I look forward to your continued support as we set our targets on being counted among the premier institutions of higher learning in Asia and the world.”