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:

Academic Record:

  • M.Phil/MS/Equivalent in relevant subject from HEC recognized local/foreign university, with minimum 3.0 out of 4.0 GPA.

Additional Requirements:

  • Submission of GAT Subject scores
  • Brief proposal indicating research interests

All equivalence claims shall only be accepted after approval by the Higher Education Commission.

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.