Message from the Head of Department

I am pleased to cordially welcome you to the Department of Management Sciences at the COMSATS University Islamabad, Attock Campus at Attock. The department has honour to be among the two pioneering departments of the Attock campus of CUI System established in 2004 and since then we are working very passionately and striving ardently to achieve the next best level in terms of quality of education and research. All these achievements have been due to the consistent efforts of our well qualified faculty members and enthusiastic students that always show a great zeal towards academic excellence through the availability of excellent set of human capital and physical resources at the disposition of the department. This again results in developing the qualities of confidence, intellect, and expertise through skills, knowledge and sustainable effort towards achieving the best goals of learning and excelling. All this has given us an edge on other departments of similar size and age and hence our faculty and students have won many prizes and awards by virtue of the above qualities that the Department has been instilling in them. These prominent features of the Department are evidence to the success of our students after graduations in their respective fields.

The department of Management Sciences at Attock Campus of COMSATS University Islamabad has a clear vision and mission towards sustainable provision of quality education in all fields of the domain of Business Administration, Public Administration, Project Management and other fields over the coming years and decades. This leads the Department to be a source of providing very key and trained workforce to the world which can contribute towards effective and efficient administration of the organizations and public affairs. With qualified faculty having PhD and MS from international and local top notch universities, the Department has been very successful in delivering the output as per the vision of the CUI System as a whole and Management Sciences in specific. We have specialized faculty in General Management, Human Resource Management, Finance, Public Administration, Project Management, Economics and Statistics with all qualifications and skills of a trained researchers within their fields of specialization to make this team a perfect one to deliver exactly as per the vision statement of the department and to facilitate the community with excellent educational outcomes.

Department of Management Sciences has been producing very high quality research works in top ranked journals categorised and evaluated by the HEC, local and international publishers. Our faculty is currently publishing not only in local journals but in high impact journals from international providers and also participating in conference and policy presentations at national and international levels. The faculty also has strong connections with the local industry for projects and research collaborations to produce high quality deliverables with the passage of time and to contribute in the greater cause of social development through the most perfect and highest quality business education and research.

Lastly, I would like to mention very specifically that we are providing courses in business administration, public administration and project management at both levels: undergraduate and graduate . These courses are perfectly meeting the standards defined by the HEC and related national accreditation bodies. All these programs develop key skills in areas of effective administration, business strategy, project management, product development, market strategy, quantitative business analysis, business research and public administrations. Thus, I am elated to conclude that the education we impart at Management Sciences department will exactly enable you to cope with all kinds of situations and will enrich you with the best decision making skills to lead your organization towards the best levels.

I, on behalf of my team, welcome you to consider this department as the only choice for your further education, and ensure yourself that you will be confident in yourself to contribute as a successful individual!

Dr. Faisal Nawaz Mir
Head, Department of Management Sciences,
COMSATS University Islamabad, Attock Campus