Dr. Sumaira Rehman

Rector - The Superior University


Dr. Sumaira Rehman, an esteemed academician and visionary, earned her PhD in Women Entrepreneurship and Work-Life Interfaces: A life Course Perspective from Middlesex University, UK. Currently serving as the Rector Superior University, she has been a major force in revamping the educational setup in Pakistan.

Ever since then she has not only introduced but also revolutionized entrepreneurial studies at the university level. Her first step towards her goal of bringing entrepreneurial revolution, was the initiation of Entrepreneurial Revolution Program that introduced entrepreneurship education in all the faculties being offered at the university.

Having built her reputation as a change agent, Dr. Sumaira remains actively engaged in producing a self-sustaining entrepreneurial eco-system. She aspires to build ‘Superior University’ as an entrepreneurial university of Pakistan. She wishes to make social and economic impact by educating, training and developing future generations of Entrepreneurs.

Innovation District 92 (Incubator) and Scale Up PK (Accelerator) are her entrepreneurial initiatives at the university level. She has not only inculcated entrepreneurial studies in the curriculum but has also provided a platform for students to initiate their own entrepreneurial ventures. Entrepreneurship and Qualitative research methods is her expertise.

Currently, she is heading entrepreneurship training in multiple faculties and also supervising PhD students. Dr. Sumaira has earned countless academic laurels including the best paper award at world conference of ICSB in USA. Taking initiatives and revolutionizing academics, she is a staunch advocate of women empowerment.

Dr. Sumaira Rehman