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University of the Punjab: Postgraduate Admissions for Spring Semester 2013

University of the Punjab, Lahore, has notified of admissions to M.S. / M.Phil. and Ph.D. programs for the Spring Semester 2013.

Applications are invited for admission in the following postgraduate programs on prescribed forms:

M.S / M.Phil.: Special Education, Space Science, Archaeology, Chemistry, Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre, Persian, Punjabi

Ph.D.: Mountain Research, Social and Cultural Studies, Geology, Chemical Engineering and Technology, Applied Psychology, Persian, Islamic Studies, Physic

Application forms are available in the respective department/centre/institute with effect from January 07, 2013. The applications complete in all respects should reach in the office of the department/centre/institute concerned by January 15, 2013. The Written Test/Interview will be held in the concerned department/centre/institute according to the schedule given below:

Department / Centre / InstituteDate for Written TestDate for Interview
Special Education, Space Science, Archaeology, Chemistry, Islamic Studies, Geology, Applied PsychologyMorning (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)January 18, 2013January 25, 2013
Mountain Research, Social & Cultural Studies, Chemical Engineering, Persian, Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre, Punjabi, PhysicsMorning (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)January 19, 2013January 26, 2013

Test will be held in the respective department/centre/institute.

Admission Schedule

Announcement of test resultsJanuary 24, 2013
Interview of successful candidates in written test (50% are pass marks in written test)January 25-26, 2013
Display of general merit list and 1st merit list (10:00 am)January 29, 2013
Last date for depositing feeJanuary 30, 2013
Display of 2nd merit list (10:00 am)January 31, 2013
Last date for depositing feeFebruary 01, 2013
Display of 3rd merit list (10:00 am)February 04, 2013
Last date for depositing feeFebruary 05, 2013
Display of final merit list (10:00 am)February 06, 2013
Last date for depositing feeFebruary 07, 2013
Admission closedFebruary 07, 2013
Commencement of classesFebruary 15, 2013


For M.S. / M.Phil.

  1. 1st Division / CGPA => 2.5 in M.A. / M.Sc. / B.Sc. (Hons) 4 years, or its equivalent in the relevant subject from a recognized university (at least 16 years of education; 130 credit hours).
  2. Only those candidates will be considered who have qualified GRE (General)/NTS.

For Ph.D.

  1. M.Phil. / M.Sc. (Engineering) or equivalent degree with CGPA => 3.0.
  2. Only those candidates will be considered who have qualified GRE (Subject) after acquisition of 18 years education.
  • Eligibility criteria of different departments will be provided by department/institute/centre before the admission.
  • Higher Education Commission (HEC) awardees under indigenous scholarship scheme are encouraged to apply.
  • Admission form can be downloaded from University of the Punjab website.
  • The admission forms for M.S. / M.Phil. / Ph.D. regulations and prospectus can also be obtained from the respective department/institute/centre at University of the Punjab. For further information, please contact the respective department/institute/centre.
  • Prescribed application forms duly filled in and supported by the attested copies of educational certificates/degrees be submitted to the chairman/director/principal of the respective department/institute/centre by January 15, 2013.
  • Application received after due date shall not be entertained.
  • Application must be submitted to the relevant department/institute/centre.

Contact Details

For further information, you may please contact:

Chairman Doctoral Programme Coordination Committee,
2nd Floor Department of Botany Building,
University of the Punjab (PU), Lahore, Pakistan.
Telephone: +92 (042) 35837668, 99231238
E-mail: infodpcc (at)

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