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:
In Europe:
In North America:
  • Berkeley-Haas, California, USA
In South America:
  • ESAN University in Lima, Peru

In Pakistan:

  • Institute of Business Administration, Karachi
  • University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore
  • Forman Christian College, Lahore



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
  • Brock University, Canada
  • Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
  • Emlyon Business School, France
  • Essec Business School, France
  • Guanghua School of Management, China
  • IESEG School Of Management, France
  • Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, India
  • Koc University, Turkey
  • Lancaster University, United Kingdom
  • Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, India
  • Seoul National University SNU, Korea
  • Tsinghua School of Economics and Management, China
  • University of New Castle, Australia
  • University Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • University Of Malaya, Malaysia
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
  • SDSB has been recently awarded full member status of Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools (AAPBS).
  • SDSB is also a member of European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).