The Libya Institute for Advanced Studies (LIAS), based in Tripoli, Bayda and Tobruk, Libya, is a leading private institution dedicated to supporting Libya’s next generation of leaders. Founded in 2012, LIAS is the first private research, advisory and education institution established after the Libyan Revolution. LIAS is committed to excellence in research aligned with solving critical socio-economic challenges, and preserving heritage teaching, and impactful learning that allows graduates to contribute to their communities and country. LIAS has eight specialized faculties and an affiliated business incubator. It offers advisory services, and courses ranging from professional education to degree programs for professional and personal development.