In the list of lead class institutes one more institute is enrolled that is Institute of Management Sciences. Previously the Institute of Management sciences (IMS) was known as Pak-American Institute of Management Sciences shortly known as Pak-AIMS; it was basically a project of AKEF which is established in Lahore, Pakistan in 1987. AKEF offers undergraduate and graduate programs in management and computer sciences. Dr, Khalid Ranjha is the chairman and the institute is positioned in Gulberg, Lahore. In 1995, Higher Education Commission issued NOC to Pak-AIMS and under the Punjab Ordinance XXIII of 2002 the government of Punjab licensed it as Institute of Management Sciences.
In 1986 in Lahore the institute was established as the Canadian School of Management– Lahore Learning Center. It is basically a business school and encompasses more than fourteen hundred students. Meticulous academic agenda, superiority of education and hospitable environment make the institute an ultimate choice for professional education in the country. It has two campuses that are in Gulberg, Lahore and the second one is in Canal view and within the campuses they have four thousand students where as the institute has 110 faculty members and they teaches 170 courses in tri–mesters.
The institute believes that for better results it is necessary to keep the environment of the class pleasant and entertaining. There are various departments within the institute including Department of Law, Department of Mathematics, Department of Physics, Department of Management Sciences, Department of Computer Sciences and Department of English Literature. IMS offers bachelor’s degree in following fields and they are Bachelors in Computer Engineering, Bachelor in Business Administration, Bachelor in Information Technology and Bachelor in Computer Sciences and it offers Masters Degree in Business Administration, Computer Sciences and Business Administration (executive).
Moreover various extra-curriculum activities are also organized by the institute to keep the environment healthy and entertaining. Hostel facility is also available for the students for both girls and boys. Cafeteria facility is also made available for the student that caters them in a healthy way. The facilities provided by the institute to their students include Media, Music, Business Club, Art and Dramatics, Events, Library and Debates. IMS hires highly experienced teaching staffs that are qualified from well-known universities of the world. As the university tries to facilitate their students in all aspects they also provide transport facility and their buses cover all the major city routes for students’ convenience.