Current Linkages



Over the years, LUMS has formed strong relationships with universities all over the world. Currently, the university has formal linkages with universities in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Austria, Japan, China, Sri Lanka and India, providing LUMS students the unique opportunity to study at a number of universities in these countries.


Additionally, LUMS has been regularly attracting international students from Europe, Japan and China, and has hosted several researchers and faculty from Europe and the United States for long-term and short-term research and teaching opportunities.


List of Partner Universities


LUMS provides excellent opportunities for international academic and co-curricular exposure with a variety of exchange programs around the world.

In Asia and Asia Pacific:
  • Seoul National University (SNU), South Korea
  • University of Ulsan, South Korea
  • Chonbuk National University (CNU), South Korea
  • Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan
  • University of Malaya (UM), Malaysia
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Malaysia
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia 
  • University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China
  • Zhejiang University, China (Summer Exchange Only)
  • National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore (Summer Exchange Only)
  • Chiang Mai University (CMU), Thailand
  • Thammasat University, Thailand
  •  Jordon University of Science & Technology (JUST), Jordon
  • University of Tehran, Iran
  • Sharif University of Technology, Iran
  • Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
  • Universitas Airlangga Indonesia
  • Universiti Brunei Darussalam (Trial Based)
  • Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi
  • University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore
  • Forman Christian College University, Lahore
In Europe:
  • FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences, Austria
  • Tilburg University, Netherlands
  • The Zagreb School of Economics and Management
  • University of Passau, Germany
  • Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Middle East Technical University Turkey
  • Saarland University Germany
  • Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
  • SOAS University of London, United Kingdom (Masters Only)
  • University of Nottingham, England (Scholarship for Masters Only)
  • Middlesex University London, United Kingdom
In North America:
  • Berkeley-Haas, California, USA
In South America:
  • Anahauc University, Mexico
  • University of Michigan, United States of America
  • University of California, Berkeley Haas, United States of America
  • University of Maryland, United States of America


To ensure maximum international exposure to its MBA students, Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) has established international linkages in research, academia and various international competitions with many universities worldwide. Some of the partner universities of Suleman Dawood School of Business are:

  • Bond University, Australia
  • EmLyon Business School, France
  • IESEG School of Management, France
  • Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria South Africa
  • Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley, USA
  • HAS University of Applied Sciences Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
  • Özyeğin University, Turkey
  • Sabanci University, Turkey
  • Putra Business School, UPM, Malaysia
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Brock University, Canada
  • Tsinghua School of Economics and Management, China
  • Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan
  • Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, India
  • University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Has University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
The Suleman Dawood School of Business also has research linkages with the following renowned institutes:
  • Harvard
  • Institute of South Asia Studies, national University of Singapore
  • Management Development Institute, Gurgaon
  • McGill University (CIDA)
  • MIT
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Essex
  • University of Sussex