Today's changing socio-business environment and increasing globalization have created an international community demanding global management. In this context, the aim of FMS is to provide students with knowledge, skills and attitudes that will help them begin their career anywhere in the world and to ensure that they will have the education to meet their goals and become leaders in their own field. To achieve this, the program provides students with a broad and thorough knowledge of the main features of organization management and current comprehensive analysis of management theory and practices, and promotes students understanding with applied innovative learning and teaching practices. Within this context, students get familiar with both the theoretical background and the practical techniques of Business Administration. The aims of the faculty are:
- To introduce and familiarize students with a broad range of Business Administration disciplines and functions.
- To familiarize students with a wide range of problem-solving techniques used in the business decision-making process.
- To expose and require students to carry out hands-on research within the program.
- To develop communication skills facilitating perception, analysis and diagnosis of business situations and enhance the required ability in tackling them.
- To provide students with the means to understand and foresee future developments of business organizations within and outside of Pakistan.
- To foster a culture of innovative, entrepreneurial and integrative thinking among students so that
Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences Professor M. Amanullah Khan
Prof. M. Amanullah Khan did his MBA from IBA Karachi in 1973.He
started his academic career in 1976 from Quaid-i-Azam University
Islamabad. Later on he joined International Islamic University in
1985,and established faculty of Management Sciences in 1996 as founder
Dean of the faculty, and remained in this position prior to joining RIU.
In between he also served Mohammad Ali Jinnah University from 2002 to
2007 as Head, Department of Business Administration. Prof. Khan is a
renowned educationist in the field of Management Sciences. His
specialization is in the field of Finance and Accounting. He is actively
involved in research, training and consultancy. Prof. Khan is known for
his academic leadership.
Program Aims And Objectives
The business program is designed to produce graduates who are able to:
Communicate effectively using oral, written and electronic documentation skills.
Integrate Islamic ethical values in the business world.
Demonstrate leadership while working effectively in a team environment to accomplish a common goal.
Demonstrate a foundation of business knowledge and technical skills
that supports and facilitates lifelong professional development.
Understand the legal, ethical and human value implications of
personal, social and business activities, as well as the significance of
business trends to the larger society.
Use critical thinking, and creative and logical analysis skills, strategies and techniques to solve complex business problems.
Implement and apply current technical solutions to business activities, systems and processes.
The curriculum for BBA & MBA Program is designed within the
framework recommended by the HEC. The courses taught at RSL are designed
based on the input of teams consisting of the highly qualified
academicians and the leading business executives. This approach enables
us to develop our teaching materials based on the real life industry
examples and to identify business case studies thereby enhancing the
analytical abilities and problem solving skills of our students.
Moreover, leading industry professionals across the globe are frequently
engaged in various capacities to share their experiences, and to impart
relevant skills, tools and techniques, to our students.
Though we place a strong emphasis on core courses, we help the
students to develop their full potential by offering them a wide variety
of specialization courses.
The MBA and BBA students have the options to choose double majors at
RSL. In order to maximize the program utility, the students are
encouraged to inform the department of their intentions to choose
multiple majors well in advance.
MBA students should develop a course selection plan through consulting with their advisors at the end of first semester.
BBA students should develop a course selection plan through consulting with their advisors at the end of fourth semester.
Non Credit Courses
FMS offers variety of non credit courses and seminars to increase
capacity and skills of its students. Students can also take deficiency
courses in certain areas depending upon their prior educational
FMS is continually establishing strong links with industry in order
to facilitate its students for seeking internships. A separate
department by the name of Business Resource Centre (RBRC) is formed to
facilitate this process.
Job Placement In Pakistan & UAE
Under the auspices of RBRC, FMS is planning to establish a placement
centre in UAE to facilitate its students for seeking jobs in Middle
Through RBRC platform, job seeking activities are organized to enable
appropriate placement of the students in the industry. Periodic visits
to different industrial units across the country are the added features
to give students the feel of industrial environment and its functioning
and also to establish business networks for securing fulltime and
project based assignments.
Industrial Linkages And MOU's
The RBRC has signed MOU’s with the following organizations to
facilitate RSL students in seeking internship and project opportunities:
Institute of Bankers of Pakistan
Pakistan Railway Hospital
Islamic International Medical Complex
Islamic International Dental Hospital
Hearts International Hospital
Ras Al Khaima College of Dental Sciences
Professional Capacity Building Courses
In addition to the degree programmes, FMS also offers a number of
professional capacity building courses for working professionals in the
Business industry across Pakistan. These include; Short Courses,
Workshops, Seminars and Customized Post-Graduate Diplomas (PGD).