The PhD program is a research based degree. Our doctoral students are required to conduct high quality research in all related areas. The faculty devotes considerable resources to develop and offer courses on state-of-the-art research techniques, provides generous support to foster a research oriented atmosphere in which doctoral students can develop and thrive as management scientists.


  • BS/MS degree in relevant discipline.¬†Relevancy shall be established by the Graduate Admission Committee.
  • Minimum CGPA 3.0/4.0 (Semester System) or 60% marks (Annual System)
  • Admission Test / HEC approved Test
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Interview


  • A PhD candidate shall be awarded degree on successful completion of the following requirements:
    • 48 Cr. Hrs. Course Work with minimum CGPA 3.00/4.00. However, applicants with MS degree in relevant discipline may be given 24 Cr. Hrs. exemption
    • 30 Cr. Hrs. Research Work
    • Comprehensive Examination (written and oral)
    • Minimum 02 years Residency
    • Publication of at least one research paper in HEC X-category journal
    • Thesis Foreign Evaluation
    • Local Defense

    PhD scholars are required to comply with the following timeline:

    Activity Preffered Time Maximum
    Course Work 4 Semesters 6 Semesters
    Comprehensive Exam 5 Semesters 7 Semesters
    Thesis Submission 10 Semesters 14 Semesters