Alumni Achieve Top Three Positions in the CSS Exams 2021
In a moment of great pride for the institution, LUMS graduates scored top three positions in the Central Superior Services (CSS) examination. 18 LUMS graduates have qualified CSS exam this year. Also, LUMS alumni achieved the highest pass ratio in the CE-2021.
LUMS alumni, topper Hafiz Ali Naeem Sheikh (Roll no, 04704) Suleman Dawood School of Business, LUMS batch 2016 "I used LUMS library since day one of my preparation. During this whole time, I had access to requisite magazines, books, and research publications that an aspirant needs to crack this competitive exam."
Ahsan Faraz Gondal (Roll no,18624) Suleman Dawood School of Business, LUMS batch 2019 "From reading Dawn at Library sofas to revising the entire syllabus a night before exams in the cubicles, LUMS library has remained my go-to place throughout."
Qualifying at the Central Superior Services (CSS) examination is the dream of many young talented Pakistani students. Thousands of candidates appear each year, but only a few are selected. In 2021, over 17,240 candidates appeared for the CSS exam from all over Pakistan, out of which only 364 were written portion. The passing percentage concerning those who appeared was 2.11%. For the past few years, an increasing number of LUMS alumni have also been appearing for and qualified for this competitive examination after graduation. The recent success in such a competitive exam demonstrates the alumni's sheer hard work and competence.
Below are LUMS's top three alumni positions in the Central Superior Services (CSS) examination. LUMS congratulates its graduates on this milestone achievement and hopes to see them prosper in all their future endeavors. The past years have seen LUMS graduates successfully join the civil service and serve in key positions in the government, contributing to society's success and development and the nation as a whole.