M.Sc. On Campus

Business and Public Policy

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

24 months
2223 USD/year
2223 USD/year
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The LUMS MS Business and Public Policy degree from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) combines diverse aspects of business and public policy.


Offered by the Suleman Dawood School of Business, the Business and Public Policy programme from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) will equip you with knowledge, understanding and experience relating to the management of modern public organisations. It will expose you to innovative business practices used in designing policy for the advancement of economic activity.

Programme Overview:

The programme also uses tools and insights from management, economics and policy fundamentals to analyse a range of relevant issues at the cross-over between commerce and policy. Special emphasis is given to how the government interfaces with the economy and wider society covering areas such as business and economic growth, industrial stability, infrastructure analysis, digitisation and commercial regulation among others. 

The degree integrates concepts and practices to enhance skills that enable proactive and strategic responses to business, economic, and social needs. It aims to provide business understanding tied to leadership-based knowledge in public policy to open up engaged careers in public sector spaces, chambers of commerce, consulting firms, policy communication and government relation divisions within private enterprises, and non-governmental and civil society organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Business Economics
  • Organisations and Leadership
  • Financial Management and Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Policy Design and Delivery
  • Business and Government Relations
  • Firms, Markets and Public Policy
  • Policy Analysis and Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • As a minimum academic performance, all applicants must have a CGPA of at least 2.4 (on a scale of 4) or at least 60% marks in all university-level degrees (i.e. 4 years Bachelor’s degree or 2 years BSc degree and 2 years MSc degree). 
  • GRE - General Test; and
  • GRE - Subject Test in Biology or Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Proof of Payment
  • Recommendation Letters.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2223 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4446 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    2223 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4446 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

1,001,734 PKR

Living costs for Lahore

33365 - 45152 PKR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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