Institute of Management Sciences (IMSciences) is the foremost management school of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and its recognition has been extending beyond the province.IMSciences is recognized by the government as a seat of excellence, and to facilitate its further expansion and excellence in Information Technology, Business Administration, Public Health, and all allied disciplines, a Board of Governors was instituted as a policy making body. The Board of Governors is composed of eminent educationists, industrialists, prominent corporate executives, and representatives of the Provincial & Federal Government. It is a dynamic body with the skills and strengths for keeping the Institute on the track of development and productivity.
It has been ranked as the 4th best business school of Pakistan by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) in its ranking of public and private universities/institutes. This ranking also makes it the best business school of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The ranking was based on the implementation status of quality assurance, teaching excellence, and research work at the universities/institutes.IMSciences is the among few business schools of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which has been accredited in “W” category for its BBA and MBA programs by the National Business Education Accreditation Council (NBEAC).
As a public sector Institute, it is markedly different from others because it is fully autonomous and self governing. This enables it to respond quickly to all new developments in the world of academia and meet the requirements of employers.IMSciences operates with a view to foster growth in student’s know how and professional skills and enables them to remain competitive in a tight labor market. It has been successful in achieving this specific objective, and over time it has expanded its functions. Today IMSciences offers degree programs in business administration, management, information technology, and public health. These are all closely tied knowledge bases that help create synergy and foster the cross fertilization of knowledge.
The current position of the IMSciences as a forerunner in education provision has come about as a unique case of well-sustained development. This was made possible by a dedicated staff that had the creativity to grow beyond the narrow confines of state provided education.