SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities And Communities

Ilma University moves onward to chart territories of SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities as it valiantly builds up a strong force of skilled and talented students who are ready to enter the workforce to make a dynamic difference. They are ready to apply their knowledge and utilise their abilities to seek out solutions that build a strong infrastructure and ultimately a developed nation. Each student is highly tuned to perform in a changing environment with heightened senses and prowess to tackle all kinds of challenges and overcome these. The University has equipped them with updated knowledge and latest researches with a wider view of the world to attain the optimum results.

From shuttle service and use of hybrid vehicles to educating the staff and faculty to use shared rides with their friends and colleagues. Ilma takes multitude of initiatives to reduce the environmental impact of commuting to and around the university campuses.


• Pollution and traffic congestions are among the most pressing issues of Karachi City. Therefore, reducing the no. of vehicles on the roads of is the best solution to decrease the greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, as well as traffic congestions in Karachi.
• Promoting telecommuting or work for home also help improving work-life balance. Remote working can save the time of the employees that they spend in commuting to and from the campus. Employees can utilize this time for their healthy activities like running, bicycling or going to gym.
• These initiatives can also be helpful in reducing the overall fuel consumption.

Our Workplace Initiatives:

Ilma University provides free pick and drop shuttle service for certain employees.

Implemented work from home for as many positions as possible without compromising the efficiency and effectiveness of the operations, education and services.

Using hybrid vehicles as much as possible to reduce the fuel consumption.

Ilma University also encourage and educate the employees (Senior Management) to share the ride with their colleagues and friends.

The talented students of Fashion Design at Ilma University, under the guidance of Ms. Farheen Zaidi, took center stage as they hosted a captivating art pieces exhibition simultaneously at both campuses. The event served as a platform to showcase the students’ artistic prowess and innovative approach to fashion design. The exhibition not only provided an opportunity for the students to exhibit their art pieces but also fostered a sense of camaraderie and inspiration among the faculty and students of Ilma University. The passion and dedication of the students shone through their artistic creations, leaving a lasting impact on all attendees. The success of the exhibition was a testament to the unwavering commitment of Ilma University in nurturing creativity and providing a conducive environment for students to explore their artistic potential. The event left a lasting impression on all those present and further reinforced Ilma University’s position as a hub for fostering artistic brilliance and innovation in the field of fashion design.

ILMA University took the fashion industry by storm with its grand entrance into the world of couture through the ILMA Style Gala! Held at the university campus, this elite event showcased the talent and creativity of ILMA’s student designers, setting the stage for a promising future in the world of fashion. The iconic fashion show mesmerized the audience with stunning ensembles from student designers, each reflecting a unique blend of innovation and style. The gala not only provided a platform for aspiring designers to launch their clothing brands but also celebrated the fusion of culture and fashion, breaking barriers and bridging gaps among nations.

ILMA University’s campus came alive with delectable aromas and mouthwatering flavors during the much-anticipated ILMA Food Gala. The event, organized by the university’s Food Club, was a gastronomic delight that celebrated the diverse culinary talents of the students. The Food Gala featured a wide array of food stalls, each offering a unique and delicious assortment of dishes from various cuisines. From traditional Pakistani delicacies to international favorites, the event catered to every palate and left visitors spoiled for choice. Students from different departments came together to showcase their cooking skills and passion for food. The event not only provided a platform for budding chefs to demonstrate their culinary prowess but also allowed them to interact with food enthusiasts and gather valuable feedback. The lively ambiance of the Food Gala was further accentuated by live music performances and entertaining activities, creating a perfect setting for students, faculty, and visitors to enjoy a memorable evening of good food and camaraderie.

ILMA University’s Faculty of Media & Design brought the spirit of the season to life with an enchanting Winter Carnival held at its main campus, followed by an entertaining musical night. The event was made possible through the collaboration of ILMA Students Clubs and the dynamic ILMA Students Activity Council (ISAC). The Winter Carnival provided an excellent platform for students to showcase their artistic prowess and creativity. The campus came alive with vibrant stalls and exhibits, where students proudly displayed their innovative works of art and design. From stunning paintings to captivating sculptures, the carnival was a celebration of diverse creative expressions. The event received an overwhelming response from students and visitors alike, who were captivated by the array of talent on display. It served as a testament to the university’s commitment to nurturing and celebrating the artistic spirit of its students. Following the Carnival, the musical night lit up the campus with melodious tunes and infectious rhythms. The lively performances by talented students added to the festive atmosphere, making it an unforgettable evening of music and merriment. ILMA University continues to provide a thriving platform for its students to explore their passions and showcase their talents. The Winter Carnival and Musical Night exemplified the university’s dedication to creating a vibrant and engaging campus life, where students can express themselves and find their artistic voices.