Admissions in PhD in Biochemistry

Eligibility Criteria

Following is the eligibility​ criteria for 2023-2024 admission cycle for PhD in Biochemistry at SPGS:

  • Qualification:
    • MS/MPhil or equivalent degree in a relevant field from a HEC-recognized
      Higher Education Institution
    • CGPA:
      • Minimum CGPA of 3.0 (out of 4.0) or 60% (in the annual system) in the MS/MPhil/equivalent degree from HEC-recognized higher education institution
      • Holders of MPhil or an equivalent degree from a HEC-recognized Higher Education Institution with a cGPA between 2.5 – 2.9 may also apply for conditional admission with the requirement to successfully complete additional course(s).
    • Subject-specific Test:
      • Conducted by Dow University of Health Sciences
      • A passing score of a minimum of 60%
    • Admission Committee Interview:
      • Short listed applicants only
      • Submission of a short research proposal in the area of
        applicants’ interest

Fees and Financial information

The following is the Fee structure for the PhD program as of 2023-2024

Fee TypeAmount
Admission Fee (Non-Refundable)PKR 35,000
Tuition Fee per Semester (Course Work)PKR 111,320
Security Deposit (Refundable)PKR 10,000
Research Fee (till Submission of thesis) per Semester as per DUHS policy
Thesis / Project Defense Fee will be charged as per DUHS policy
Enrollment & Examination Fee will be charged as per DUHS policy

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