The Civil Engineering Department has a close liaison with industry and R&D organizations to support its research activities. The PhD program is designed to foster research in the various fields of Civil Engineering disciplines. The fields of research are:

  1. Water Resources Engineering and Management (WRE&M).
  2. Structural Engineering (SE).
  3. Construction Engineering and Management.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • MS degree in relevant discipline*
  • Minimum CGPA 3.0/4.0 (Semester System) or 60% marks (Annual System)
  • Admission Test / HEC approved Test
  • Interview

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

A PhD candidate shall be awarded degree on successful completion of the following requirements:

  • 18 Cr. Hrs. Course Work with minimum CGPA 3.00/4.00.
  • 30 Cr. Hrs. Research Work
  • Comprehensive Examination (written and oral)
  • Synopsis Defence
  • Publication /Acceptance of at least one research paper in ISI impact factor journal.
  • Thesis Foreign Evaluation
  • Local Defense

PhD scholars are required to comply with the following timeline:

ActivityPreffered TimeMaximum
Course Work2 Semesters3 Semesters
Comprehensive Exam3 Semesters5 Semesters
Synopsis Qualification4 Semesters6 Semesters
Thesis Submission6 Semesters10 Semesters

Relevancy shall be established by the Graduate Admission Committee.