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PhD Management

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS
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    1st year fees
  • 60
  • Campus
  • PhD
  • 4 years


PhD Management is a 4 years PhD program taught at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain PhD Management from Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS you are required to complete 60 credit hours. After completion of PhD Management you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Marketing Manager, Retail Manager.

The LUMS PhD Management is an interdisciplinary programme that provides exposure to global best practices, and training in rigorous research methods, while focusing on social impact both in a specialised local context and in terms of the global economy. Our PhD graduates have the expertise to use theory and empirical research to solve complex challenges in public, private and non-profit sectors in Pakistan and abroad.

Offered by the Suleman Dawood School of Business – Pakistan’s premier business school, and the first in the country to achieve accreditation by AACSB International, the programme offers a world-class curriculum, rigorous research training, global linkages through international faculty and conferences as well as cutting edge research on real world management, and social and economic issues. Graduates of this programme are leading from the front in their careers in academia, consultancies, international think tanks, and the development sector.

The programme also offers specialisation in three broadly defined, interdisciplinary disciplines:

  • Organisational Behaviour and Strategy
  • Finance
  • Operations Management

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in PhD Management at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS as pre-requiste for admission in PhD Management.

Note: Please check the university website in the link below.

Applicants must meet the minimum eligibility criteria in order to be considered for admission to the PhD Management Programme. 

Applicants are selected for admission to LUMS PhD Management Programme based on the following factors:

  1. Academic Record;
  2. Performance in the Admission Test*;
  3. Research Statement (Research Statement Template);
  4. Two Letters of Recommendation;
  5. Completed and submitted application form and supporting documents by the stipulated deadline;
  6. Application Review; and
  7. Interview (if called)

Courses Units

You need to complete 60 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at https://lums.edu.pk/programmes/phd-management

More Information

The four-year programme consists of the following components:

30 credit hours:

Coursework - 1.5 years

30 credit hours :

Comprehensive Exam and Proposal - 1 year
Dissertation - 1.5 years

Career Opportunities

You can join one of the following careers:

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