PhD Physics

Program Structure

Department shall have to offer 18 credit hours of courses depending upon the availability of faculty from different fields of physics.


Minimum 3 to maximum 5 Years.

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 in the semester system or 1st division in the annual system in MPhil/MS or equivalent degree in Physics or 18 years of education with physics from any HEC recognized university or degree awarding institution. The students shall be required to take Subject based Entry Test and meet the qualifying criteria as; In the case of GAT Subject test (conducted by the National Testing Service/ HEC) a minimum of 60% marks is required to pass the test. If the Test is not available in NTS/ HEC subject list, then a University Committee consisting of at least 3 PhD faculty members in the subject area will conduct the test at par with GRE Subject Test and qualifying score for this shall be 70% score.  Applicant must be accompanied with a concept paper/ research proposal.  Recommendation of PhD Admission Committee after the interview is mandatory.

Scheme of Studies

Degree Completion Requirements

The degree of PhD in Physics will be awarded in accordance with the “Assessment and Evaluation Regulations” and “Regulations for PhD” of the University of Okara.