Pakistan is now one of those countries which provides the best business schools in the world. The reason behind this is the academia and number of students who are willing to get education and could make the difference. Today the top universities or schools of Pakistan will be targeted which are the best of the best in business management.
Following are the top 5 Business Schools in Pakistan.
The history of IBA is that it is one of the oldest business school’s outside the North America. It was established in 1955. Till 1994 the University of Karachi awarded degrees to the graduates. In that year, the Sindh Assembly elevated the institute status to that if a degree awarding school. Despite the rapid increase in the business schools, IBA maintained its first position in the country.
Back in the days IBA only offered MBA to the day scholars. In 1957, an Evening Program was started to cater to the needs of the numerous working executives and managers who were interested in furthering their careers through part-tune business studies.
The school has alumni who are leaders in industry, govt. and academia in Pakistan. In 2014, HEC ranked this institute to be the best business school in Pakistan. IBA was the first institute in Asia to start a Master Business Administration. The school is affiliated with South Asian Quality Assurance System (SAQS), European Foundation for Management Development & CAF Institute. This institute is ranked 1st in the top 5 business schools of Pakistan.
Lahore University of Management Sciences is an independent oriented university located in Lahore, Pakistan. It was founded in 1984 by business industry community, the university offers a lot of programs in sciences, arts, humanities, and business and management sciences. The university has a student body of 3,500 graduate and undergraduates students. It has a faculty of 200 and most of them are PhDs from top institutes of the world. The campus spreads over 100 acers of land.
The Suleman Dawood School of Business has produced more than 600 case studies and has published one of Asia’s leading case research journals. LUMS library provides services that include loans, online information searching, reference services, inter-library loan, and document delivery. This institute has a lot of social ad business societies and many of its students are a part of it, these societies help the students to enhance their business skills which helps them to get in touch with the practical environment. With all these achievements this institute has made, thus it has been ranked 2nd in the top business schools of Pakistan.
SZABIST is a private research university located in various areas residential and commercial areas of Pakistan as well as UAE, but the main campus is located in the residential area of Karachi, Pakistan. It was founded in 1995 with an efforts led by the founder Benazir Bhutto, the university is honored and named after Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto. This university was listed in top ranked by the Business Week and ranked among some science institutes by the CNN & Time. The university is notified as a major and one of the largest private universities in Pakistan as well as area wise by the HEC.
SZABIST is the only Pakistan institutewhich have been recognized internationally by the BusinessWeek, Asiaweek Inc. and CNN. The school also offers programs like Management Sciences, Computer Sciences, Media Sciences, Law, Economics, Social Sciences and Engineering. This institute has been ranked 3rd in the top 5 business schools of Pakistan.
The Sukkur Institute of Business Administration is a business school in Sukkur, Pakistan. It is a public sector degree awarding institute which is chartered by the Govt. of Sindh and is also recognized by the HEC. In 1994, the school wasestablished. It was located in a hired public school building in Sukkur. At first this institute was affiliated with IBA Karachi with the founding Director Professor Dr. Syed Anwar Ali Shah. The institute got its full charter from the Govt. of Sindh in 2006.
This institute has five main departments which are Business Administration. Computer Science, Education Management (M Phil), Electrical Engineering & Mathematics. This institute has made a name for itself and that is why it is ranked 4th in the top 5 business schools of Pakistan.
The Institute of Management Sciences also known as IM Sciences is a degree granting institute located in Peshawar, Pakistan. It is a public, self-governing institute which has been funded by the Govt. of Peshawar. The director of this profound institute is Dr. M. Mosin Khan. The institute is located in Hayatabad area of Peshawar. The institute is dedicated to its different approach of providing management education based in cutting-edge research and training. Based on social values of honesty, integrity, professional experience that transforms its students into the business leaders.
This institute provides both undergraduate and graduate degrees. it provides the degrees in Business Administration, Social Sciences, Computer Sciences MBA, MSc in Economics, MSc in Computer Engineering, MPH & MPA. With all the achievements this institute made, it is ranked 5th in the top 5 business schools of Pakistan.