Applications on the prescribed forms are invited for admission to the M.Phil programme of the University in the following subjects:-
The candidate must have:-
i) 1st Division in M.A/M.Sc. degree or its equivalent or in B.A./B.Sc. but no 3rd division in
M.A./M.Sc. or B.A B.Sc.
ii) In case of 3rd division in F.A/F.Sc., the candidate should have 1st division in both B.A/B.Sc.
and M.A/M.Sc.or its equivalent degree.
1). FACULTY OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
a) Requirement of the subject studied for M. Phil Animal Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Plant Sciences:-
i) M.Sc. degree or its equivalent in any field of Biological Sciences from a recognized University.
ii) Candidates holding BS/B.Sc. Hons. (4 years), MBBS/ DVM/ B. Pharmacy/Agriculture 4 years with 1st Division may apply.
b) Requirement of the subject studied for M. Phil Bioinformatics: -
M.Sc. degree or its equivalent in Molecular Biology/ Biochemistry from any recognized University. Candidates holding BS/ B.Sc.Hons. in Bioinformatics (4-years) with 1st Division may also apply. (Computer knowledge holder will be preferable.
c) The M.Phil Biological Sciences programme offers the following specializations: -
Animal Sciences: Endocrinology, Reproductive Biology, Animal Physiology, Fisheries and Aqua Culture, Human Genetics.
Biochemistry: Biochemistry, Molecular Plant Breading, Enzymology, Pharmacology, Clinical Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Nutrition, Immunochemistry, Biotechnology & Bioinformatics.
Biotechnology: Infection diseases, Molecular Systematics & Applied Ethnobotany, Medical Genetics, Plant Tissue Culture & Bioprocess Technology.
Bioinformatics: Evolutionary Genomics, Structural Proteomics, Software Development, Functional Genomics, Molecular Modeling and Drug Designing, (Persons with computational knowledge will be preferred).
Microbiology: Applied Microbiology, Environmental Microbiology, Medical Microbiology, Soil Microbiology/Mycology.
Plant Sciences: Plant Physiology, Plant Taxonomy, Environmental Biology, Cell & Molecular Biology, Genetics & Genomics, Plant Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Agriculture Biotechnology.
2). FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCES
Chemistry:M.Sc. degree in Chemistry or its equivalent with specialization in Physical or Organic or Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry.
Computer Science:M.Sc. in (Computer Science/Software Engineering/Information Technology) or 4-years B.S. in (Computer Science/ Software Engineering/ Information Technology).
Electronics: M.Sc. or its equivalent degree in Electronics/Computer Science/ Physics/ Applied Physics or B.Sc. Engineering (Electronic/Electrical).
Mathematics:M.A./M.Sc. in Mathematics/Physics or its equivalent degree, BS-Math (Four Years)
Physics:M.Sc. in Physics or its equivalent degree.
Statistics:M.Sc. in Statistics or its equivalent degree
3). FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
American Studies:M.A/M.Sc. degree or its equivalent in American Studies, International Relations, Political Science, Defence & Strategic Studies, History, Pakistan Studies, English Literature, Anthropology, Sociology & Economics, Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Anthropology: M.A/M.Sc. degree or its equivalent in Anthropology/Sociology/ Rural Sociology & Behavioural Sciences.
Asian Studies: M.A/M.Sc. degree or its equivalent in Archaeology, History and Civilizations, Anthropology, Linguistics.
Management Sciences: MBA/MPA from HEC recognized institution.
Economics:M.A/M.Sc. degree in Economics or its equivalent (M.A/M.Sc. in Agriculture Economics/ Business Economics & Home Economics are not eligible).
History:M.A/M.Sc. in History.
M.A/M.Sc degree or its equivalent in International Relations, Political Science, Defence and Strategic Studies. Those engaged in teaching or research in the above disciplines may also apply.
M.A/M.Sc. in Pakistan Studies or any Social Science subject or its equivalent degree.
The Admission Form can be obtained from the office of the Assistant Registrar (Admissions) @ Rs.650/- by hand or by sending self addressed envelope of 8.5 x 11(inches) along with a Bank Draft of Rs.700/- in favour of the Treasurer, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad by 17-01-2011.
Three copies of application on prescribed forms duly supported by the attested Photostat copies of the certificates of academic qualifications, domicile, character, detailed marks, migration (in original) along with 5 (five) passport size photographs and No Objection Certificate from the employer, in case of in-service candidates, should reach the Chairman/Director of the respective Department/ Institute/ Centre by 26-01-2011 during office hours.
The date and time of interview shall be announced by each epartment/Institute/Centre/School after the test.
No separate call up letter for test/interview will be issued. Hostel accommodation will only be provided, if available. Applications that are incomplete or received after due date shall not be entertained. To avoid the inconvenience, please submit your admission form well before the last date.
DR.SHAFIQUE UR REHMAN