From the Dean
Welcome to Karachi School for Business & Leadership (KSBL). The school was set up in collaboration with Judge School of Business, Cambridge University, United Kingdom. Our curriculum follows the broader Cambridge model with a strong focus on local business environment. Our world class faculty, with close links to the business community, provides us with a strong competitive edge. Our talented faculty members are focusing on conceiving and applying business expertise to the challenging environment of Pakistan and the region.
KSBL aims to be a world class business education center in the financial capital of Pakistan. The business school is emerging as a vibrant and credible source of basic and applied business knowledge. This follows our belief that the road to the top tier of business schools in the region and beyond requires a sound and solid foundation for creation and dissemination of knowledge. Our school is setting new benchmarks of rigorous, relevant and rewarding business education for national and international marketplace.
We are geared up to become a leading management school in the region with international perspective. Our world-class MBA programme focuses on preparing students for a competitive business environment. Our Executive MBA programme focuses on the needs and challenges of the working senior executives and managers. The School serves the corporate and public sector by offering a full range of customised and open enrollment programmes.
We are determined to provide a challenging learning environment for our students. The grooming, we recognise, will prepare them for a rewarding and fulfilling careers in leadership positions. Moreover, leading by example, we will take great pains to impress upon our students a deep sense of social responsibility.
Our vision of a premier institution of higher learning has gone through a series of considered reviews. The Cambridge collaboration, state of the art building, research focus, recruitment of a world class faculty and building of a socially responsible culture are all part of the plan to build a great institution.
We must acknowledge the efforts of our visionary founders, dedicated faculty and staff, and passionate students in allowing us to reach this level of excellence. We are grateful to our Board of Trustees, ably led by the Chairman, Mr Hussain Dawood, for making this happen. The state of the art building and world class staff and faculty will enable us to provide high quality business education and meet the expectations of all of our stakeholders.
Finally, we invite you to visit our website, meet our faculty and students, and visit our classes in action. We are positive you will feel the intellectual energy and the excitement of a dynamic community. Please come join us for a first-hand experience of the top business school in the making.
Dr. Imran Ali, PhD
Professor and Dean
Karachi School for Business & Leadership