LUMS Reviews

Updated September 15, 2014
Updated September 15, 2014
42 Reviews
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    Process Management

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Quality  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Quality in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I worked at LUMS full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent working environment for all level of employees

    Cons

    Due to Internal Politcs, other wise life is so comfortable in there.

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    Good place for academic research

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at LUMS part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Active research community
    Friendly environment
    Access to latest resources

    Cons

    University needs more funding bodies and internal fund generation for research projects
    Long term career positions are not available for researchers with acceptable career growth.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus required to make LUMS a true research university

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    perfect place to work... !!

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I have been working at LUMS full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    LUMS provide good place not only for study but also to work here. Challenging tasks polished your skills. Everyone is dedicated to it to work. All colleagues are supportive and provide guidance. IT department is always active to provide services and facilitate inter-departments and students with latest technologies.
    Basic employee benefits are provided.

    Cons

    HR department is bit slow but all are co-operative. Attendance is strict and morning timing are very early .
    Promotions are unexpected not fully transparent. No certifications and trainings offer .

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    ok

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at LUMS part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    you get to meet interesting people in lums

    Cons

    lums is very competitive which at times gets to you

  6.  

    Great environment

    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I have been working at LUMS part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The people are great to work with.

    Cons

    Large student body enrolled, difficult to handle

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be flexible.

  7.  

    Good place to work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at LUMS full-time

    Pros

    work with talented professors which enhances learning

    Cons

    You have to be a self starter

  8.  

    An Overview Of LUMS As An Employeer

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    Current Employee - HVAC Engineer  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Current Employee - HVAC Engineer in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I have been working at LUMS full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Job Security, a Competitive Environment & excellent Professional Enhancement

    Cons

    After Job Pension, Yearly Incitement Policy. Family Health Insurance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please review policy for employees and ask their comments

    Recommends
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  9.  

    It was a pleasant experience and I cherish the time I spent there.

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    Former Employee - Senior Marketing Officer  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Senior Marketing Officer in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I worked at LUMS full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very well structured organisation with strongly defined procedures.

    Cons

    Educational institute so limited exposure to market.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work.

    Recommends
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  10.  

    Very enriching

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I worked at LUMS part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The work environment and facilities are unmatchable.

    Cons

    Very demanding and time consuming.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    A better compensation.

    Recommends
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  11.  

    i would say my experience was not very good.

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I worked at LUMS full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Lums as employer is very good company and they give you handsome salary. as well as a long weekend.

    Cons

    LUMS is an institute where i worked under supervision of two instructors who were not very professional.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be professional

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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