Applications for admissions to PhD program shall be evaluated on an individual basis by the Departmental Research Committee of the Computer Science department (DRC-CS) using the following criteria:
- M.Phil/MS/Equivalent in relevant subject from HEC recognized local/foreign university, with minimum 3.0 out of 4.0 GPA.
- Submission of GAT Subject scores
- Brief proposal indicating research interests
All equivalence claims shall only be accepted after approval by the Higher Education Commission.
Test/Interview: All candidates will have to pass the IBA entrance test. The entrance test will comprise of a general graduate admission test which will test the applicant's abilities in Mathematics, English and Computing.
Fee and Financial Aid: PhD scholars are entitled to full waiver of tuition fee for the entire program. A monthly stipend may also be given to the PhD scholars during the course work and residency period. PhD candidates shall be required either to act as a Research Associate to a Professor or to be Teaching Assistants and teach up to two undergraduate courses at the discretion of the Chairman of the department.