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University of Lahore

 Minimum Quality Criteria for M.Phil/MS & PhD

1=Minimum 16 years of schooling/130 credit M.Phil/M.S/Equivalent
hours GPA => 3.0
2=NTS GAT General Test with minimum cumulative score of
50%
Option # 1: 30 Credit Hours course work
M.Phil Programme

Option # 2: Minimum 24 C.H course + 6 C.H thesis
M.Phil/M.S/Equivalent degree
No
*
GPA =>3.00(For
No Admission to PhD
Semester)

1st Division (For Annual)
Yes

1=ETS GRE Subject Test (in 8 available Subjects) other subjects not available

2=2NTS GAT Subject Test

3=University Based Test (for all other subjects not available with NTS/ETS)



Yes
**Minimum 18 Credit hours course work
Comprehensive Exam (Maximum Two attempts)

No
Qualifying Score

Dropout from PhD
* Top 25% of the
coaching class for those
subjects in which 1
st
Division is not common
like literature etc. Final
Decision will be taken by
** Maximum
the University
load/Semester 12 credit Hours

Yes
PhD Candidacy
PhD Research Proposal
Minimum one paper accepted in HEC approved Journal
Dissertation Approved (By two foreign relevant subject
Experts)
Open Defense of Dissertation
Award of PhD Degree
Submission of Dissertation copy to HEC for PhD Country
Directory
Note: These are minimum HEC requirements and universities may make them more stringent.