Overview:Since the University’s founding over 40 years ago, LUMS’ faculty and students have worked at the boundaries of knowledge and practice, challenging conventional wisdom and contributing to future best practice. The faculty is rated second to none in the UK, whilst our graduates are influential in every sector and every country around the world.
LUMS is a diverse school, combining both general and specialist undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes in business, management, accounting, finance and economics, with a large doctoral programme. We also deliver innovative customised executive and leadership education for large organisations around the world, in addition to bespoke services for SMEs in England’s North West and beyond.
The learning and living environment at Lancaster is excellent. LUMS’ benefited from the completion of the £10m Lancaster Leadership Centre in 2005, comprising postgraduate teaching rooms and substantial social and break-out areas for all students, staff and guests, and a focus for out-reach activities. This striking building is part of a £200m transformation of Lancaster’s campus that few UK universities can match.
LUMS’ mission is to produce research outputs of world-class quality and impact, to deliver research-led educational programmes in business and management to a diverse student body and to client organisations, to engage where appropriate within international, national and regional alliances in order to enhance economic, social and individual well-being.