Centres Of Excellence

At LMTSM we have created several centres of excellence, these centres are established with a view to strengthening teaching, research, consulting and community engagement. Each centre is created around a contemporary management theme with the primary goal of creating, disseminating and applying knowledge. All faculty members of the school have at least one primary affiliation and multiple secondary affiliations to various centres.

These centres also work towards bridging the gap between theory and practice. These Centres are interdisciplinary abode for collaboration among faculty, scholars, students and industry for research and interaction through seminars, workshops, projects, conferences, conclaves, summits, student competitions, and development and training programs.

We currently have the following Centres of Excellence

  • Centre for Business Analytics and Excellence focuses on the development of analytical thinking with large, ambiguous and complex data from diversified sources and translating it into potential solutions for dynamic business challenges and helps in developing new tools, methods and approaches to harness the power of big-data and business analytics. Read more

  • Centre for Learning Resource Development (CLRD) is being established with the mission of enriching management education. It would develop and disseminate teaching-learning resources that help us to achieve a high level of leadership and managerial competencies amongst the management graduates. Hence, CLRD would act as a catalyst for augmenting the classroom environment by creating content and developing pedagogy that leads to attainment of goals of higher education. Read more

  • Centre for Indian Management Critically evaluating and concretizing the Indian management thought and practice; developing conceptual frameworks, models and tools, thus helping practitioners to operationalize it. Read more

  • The Centre for Governance has been established by a MoU between Avanta Foundation and L.M. Thapar School of Management, Thapar University for collaborative research in the field of urban and local governance. The Centre undertakes action oriented research which would be implemented by AF in collaboration with State Governments. Read more

  • The center for Academic and Corporate Leadership (CACL) is aimed to augment a collaborative academia-business interface that steps up the development of academic leadership and progresses corporate leadership practices with the aid of collective experiences, insights and researches.At CACL, we develop leaders with ignited minds and souls, who can transform chaos into order, challenges into opportunities and ideas into wealth. We develop passionate and creative thought leaders with high potential to steer the industry for high growth, market leadership and sustainable futures. We also connect the talent and their ideas with MNCs and leading companies. Read more

  • Centre for Strategy, Sustainability & Society (CSSS) at LM Thapar School of Management, Thapar University is a vibrant research and consulting group focused on multi-disciplinary and applied research. The Centre is envisioned to emerge as a catalyst for encouraging business strategy driven sustainability initiatives to address the challenges confronting business and society alike by offering sustainability oriented academic programs, academia-industry-government network and community development projects. Read more


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