Lahore School of Economics

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Lahore School of Economics
Established 1993
Type Private
Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Campus Urban, 50 acres
Website http://www.lahoreschoolofeconomics.edu.pk

The Lahore School of Economics was established in 1993 and chartered by the Government of Punjab in January 1997, through The Lahore School of Economics Act 1997 (Provincial Assembly of the Punjab - Act II of 1997). It is based in the city of Lahore, Pakistan.[1]

The Lahore School of Economics has two campuses: the Main campus and the City campus. The Main campus, spread over 35 acres (140,000 m2), is located on the intersection of DHA Phase VI, Main Boulevard and Burki Road. The City campus is located in Gulberg near the central Liberty Market area.

The Lahore School is 2nd ranked Pakistani business school according to Pakistan's Higher Education Commission (HEC} Ranking after Lums.

Faculties and programs of instruction[edit]

The Lahore School's Centre for Research in Economics and Business, known as CREB, takes part in national and international levels of research. CREB is closely associated with various governmental and non-governmental research wings and think tanks.[citation needed] The university also conducts a student exchange program with Bahcesehir University Turkey, and with other top institutes of the world for existing students, faculty and alumni.

Campus life and student run societies[edit]

The Lahore School's Main campus hosts a variety of facilities to cater to the student body. The campus is equipped with two libraries and five computer labs. The university also houses a basketball court, a cricket ground and a football field. The university's media centre houses a computer lab, and boasts Mac environment. The school has a number of societies including dramatics, adventure and a debating society. The debating society is one of the best in the city. The campus houses a girls hostel and a dining area as well. Two cafeterias and three smaller canteen are on campus with a variety of food and beverages.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Google maps. "Address of LSE". Google maps. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 

http://www.scribd.com/doc/151947119/HEC-ranking-of-universtities-July-2013

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