The School seeks individuals with an emerging or established record of excellence in research. The School funds excellent researchers and encourages top quality research in all branches of mathematics. The School facilitates the career development of researchers by funding those at an early stage of their research career to associate with established research teams who have achieved international recognition for their work. The School aims to support an expertise-driven research system in order to enhance Pakistan’s innovation capacity and skills base in a rapidly changing global environment. We believe that research based knowledge holds the key to economic, social and cultural development.