When it comes to business degrees i.e. BBA and MBA, many universities are offering courses/programmes. However, for a business degree, you need to choose the one that is best and widely recognized. Don’t think that you will do BBA or MBA from a local university, and will get designated in some multinational company. A recognized popular university matters a lot! Business studies are more about skills rather knowledge. The better the university, more polished your skills will be. Here, we bring you five best business schools in Pakistan. Want to study BBA/MBA? These universities should be on your top priority, first.
Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi:
IBA Karachi ranks first in our list. Why not! It is the first business school in South Asia set up in accordance with U.S. MBA model. It was established back in 1955 in collaboration with Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Afterwards, University of Southern California set up various facilities in the business school. IBA Karachi offers BBA and MBA courses with specialization in various fields i.e. Finance, Human Resource and Marketing etc. IBA Karachi also offers BS programmes in Accounting & Finance, Economics & Math and in Computer Sciences.
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LUMS – Suleman Dawood School of Business:
Lahore University of Management Sciences is, undoubtedly, a World class university with proud history of achievements. LUMS has got four schools; Suleman Dawood School of Business, Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering and Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law. Suleman Dawool School offers BS (Accounting & Finance), BS (Management Sciences), MBA, PhD Management and EMBA. MBA course is, however, the flagship of LUMS.
When mentioning about SDSB LUMS, we can’t forget about LCE. LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship is Pakistan’s most comprehensive experiential development platform for entrepreneurs. LCE offers scouting seasons that bring entrepreneurs and innovators to one platform. All the promising startups from all across Pakistan, if selected, can enjoy LUMS business acceleration and incubation services which includes fully furnished office space, utilities, internet and other facilities. Learn more about LCE here.
LUMS fees structure for MBA starts from 3.25+ lac PKR. You can check out actual figures at its official site. The amount pays you well enough, as you are surely getting a job in some international firm.
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IQRA University Karachi:
We place IQRA University Karachi in our list at third rank. In no time, IQRA University has become one of the top business schools in Pakistan. The university offers BBA, MBA and M.Phil (Business Administration) programmes along with other degrees. The university has been ranked at third by HEC too. The university was established in 1998 by a businessman Hunaid H Lakhani. Its previous name was Asian Management Institute. IQRA University is one of the top private university in Sindh Province. The university has got campuses in Islamabad and Quetta too.
The fee structure for business programmes starts from around 60,000+ PKR. You can visit its official site to find out the actual figures. IQRA University excels in number of Ph.D teachers it has got.
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FAST Business School Lahore:
National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), previously FAST, was founded in 1980. The university has been known for its top class Computer Sciences courses. But now, its well-designed business department earns it rank among best businesses schools in Pakistan. FAST Business School has got enlightened management and high qualified faculty. The private university offers BBA and MBA programmes. The programmes are in accordance with modern business studies curriculum.
The fee structure for business courses begins from 80,000+ PKR. You can check out the actual figures on official site. FAST University has got engineering courses as well.
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Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Sukkur:
Located in comparatively backward area of Sindh, IBA Sukkur covers a spacious area of 18 acres. The university was founded in 1994. The university has got facilities like Auditorium, Girls Hostel, Boys Hostel, Faculty Hostel, Car Parking, Power Generators, Cafeteria, Director’s Residence and Mosque. The buildings are surrounded by lush green lawns. Coming to the programmes offered by IBA Sukkur, the university features BBA, MBA courses.
The fee structure for IBA Sukkur begins from 70,000+ PKR. You can check out the actual amount at its official site. IBA Sukkur brings top-notch business education.
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That’s all from our side! We are done with our list of top five business schools in Pakistan. Some other popular business schools in Pakistan are Lahore School of Economics (LSE) Lahore, National College for Business Administration and Economics (NCBA&E) Lahore, Karachi University Business School (KUBS) and IBA Punjab University Lahore. IBA PU is the only public business school in Pakistan and has got affordable fees structure. Choose the one which suits you the best!
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