The University has tried its level best to raise funds to ensure that no deserving candidate is turned away from the programme due to insufficient funds. Since inception, external donors have played an immense role in achieving this milestone.
There are a number of named scholarships available for graduate students. LUMS supporters include individuals and organizations from all over the world. These scholarships can potentially help students cover the costs of education and related expenses (i.e. books, accommodation and living). The eligibility depends upon a number of factors, all of which are specified by the donor who offers the scholarships.
In order to be considered for any kind of external scholarships, students are required to apply for financial aid at the time of applying for admission at LUMS.
Punjab Educational Endowment Fund-Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarship (SSMS)
The Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF), an initiative of the government of the Punjab, established with the objective of providing scholarships/monetary assistance to talented and needy students offers the students of Lahore University of Management Sciences to benefit from this opportunity.
Reaching out to all the meritorious and deserving students to find out about PEEF and procedures of the scholarship students, their families and the educational institutions are encouraged to visit PEEF page and explore the PEEF scholarship opportunities at www.peef.org.pk
The Punjab educational endowment fund, since its establishment, has awarded more than 235,000 scholarships worth Rs. 11.90 billion to students of Punjab and other provinces. With the inclusion of current year’s 115,000 scholarships the total number of beneficiaries will exceed 351,000 (approx.) with scholarship disbursements worth more than Rs.18.20 billion.
There are a number of named scholarships available for MS students. Students are nominated on the basis of the criterion specified by the donors. Selection however, is entirely dependent upon the donor body.