Admission Notice: MS/ M.Phil./ LLM & Ph.D. for the Session 2018-19 (Spring Semester) [amended]

Applications on prescribed form, obtainable from the UBL, University Campus Branch on cash payment of Rs.1000/-, for admission to MS/M.Phil/LLM and Ph.D programme (Spring Semester) Session 2018-19 in the following disciplines are invited as per detail below:

Disciplines with Seat Break-Up:

S# Department/Discipline No. of Seats
MS/ M.Phil. Ph.D
1 Archaeology 10 10
2 Philosophy 10 0
3 Arabic 0 6
4 Botany 4 1
5 Chemical Sciences
  Analytical 4 7
  Biochemistry 3 2
  Organic 4 5
  Physical 3 4
  Inorganic 5 3
  Total 19 21
6 Disaster Preparedness & Management Studies 8 5
7 Geography 5 10
8 Institute of Management Studies (IMS) 15 10
9 Statistics 0 6
10 Gender Studies 5 0
11 Education (I.E.R.) 20 10
12 Law College (LLM) 10 -
13 Area Study Centre 10 15
14 Home Economics M.Phil (5+5) 10 5
  i. Art & Design
  ii. Mangt. Studies
15 History 10 5
16 NCE in Physical Chemistry - 12
17 Pashto 10 0
18 Pharmacy 20 10
19 National Centre of Excellence in Geology    
  Geology Nil 4
  Geophysics Nil 2
  Environmental Geosciences Nil 3
  Geospatial Sciences Nil 1
  Total Nil 10
20 Zoology 15 5
21 Psychology 0 8
22 Urban and Regional Planning 10 6
23 Geology    
  Tectonics 2 Nil
  Sedimentology 1 Nil
  Economic Geology 2 Nil
  Gemology 1 Nil
  Total 6 Nil
24 Journalism & Mass Communication 5 Nil



  • Relevant Masters degree / 4-years education after intermediate (130 Credit hours), with a minimum CGPA 2.5 in Semester System or 2nd Division in Annual System.
  • Candidates must have passed GAT (General) conducted by NTS with at least 50% marks.



  • Candidates having MS/MPhil 18 years education with a minimum CGPA 3.0 in Semester System or 1st Division in Annual System.  
  • Candidates must have passed GAT (Subject) Test conducted by NTS with at least 60% marks.


Documents to be attached with Application Form:

  • Master’s/BS 4 Years Degree and Transcript for M.Phil
  • M.Phil/MS Degree and Transcript for Ph.D
  • NTS GAT (General) Certificate (Result) for M.Phil
  • NTS GAT (Subject) Certificate (Result) for Ph.D
  • Character Certificate issued by the institute last attended for M.Phil & Ph.D
  • 2 recent Passport size photographs for M.Phil & Ph.D
  • C.N.I.C. and Domicile for M.Phil & Ph.D


Note: The selected candidate for admission must present his / her original documents for scrutiny before the Admissions Committee of the respective departments/institution/centres, on the announced day and date.


 Event Date

Issuance of Admission Forms from United Bank Limited, Campus Branch, Peshawar


Candidates will Register themselves for GAT-Subject (Ph.D) and GAT-General (M.Phil/MS/LLM) at NTS website

Note: Those candidates who have Valid Score Card for GAT(Subject) or GAT(General), as the case may be, are not required to appear in this test

04.01.2019 to 17.01.2019

Last Date for Submission of Forms at Admission Office adjacent to Central Library, University of Peshawar


GAT (Subject) Test for admission in PhD

GAT (General) Test for admission in MPhil


The candidates will be informed through SMS about Test Time and Venue. Candidates shall download Roll No. slips from NTS website, and carry the same to the Test Centre alongwith CNIC.



on NTS given time & centre

Declaration of Test Result


Interview of the eligible and qualified candidates*

07.02.2019 at 9:30 am at the respective department

Commencement of Classes




  1. A candidate having valid GAT-Subject or GAT-General Score Card, is not required to appear in the said test to be conducted by NTS on 29/30.01.2019. He/she shall submit the Valid Score Card with his/her Ph.D/M.Phil Admission Form.
  2. Only those candidates will be considered for admission whose results are duly declared/notified by the Controller of Examinations on or before 17.01.2019.
  3. Candidates employed in any Government or Semi-Government Department/Organization must submit No Objection Certificate from the concerned Department/Organization before Provisional Admission.
  4. Provision of hostel accommodation will be subject to availability of seat and shall not be claimed as a matter of right.
  5. If found ineligible in scrutiny, the candidate shall not be allowed to appear in the Interview even he/she has qualified the GAT (Subject)/GAT (General) Test. Further, if the candidate appeared in the interview and later found to be ineligible for any reason, his/her admission will be cancelled at any stage. 
  6. In case of ambiguity about eligibility, the opinion of the Graduate Studies Committee of the concerned department may be taken into consideration. 
  7. All the HEC/University of Peshawar rules / regulations shall be applicable on the admitted scholars.
  8. The University reserves the right to make changes in any programme / admission procedure/regulations when and where deemed necessary.
  9. For further details/guidance Admission Office may be contacted on 091-9221418 or email or visit or visit the Directorate of Admissions during working hours.
  10. Incomplete admissions forms or documents received by post or after due date will not be entertained.