Admissions at GCU

MS/MPhil Programme

GC University Lahore launched its MPhil Programme in 1999. Ms/MPhil Programmes are being offered in the following subjects to both male and female candidates.

Faculty of chemistry and Life Sciences Biotechnology | Botany | Chemistry | Microbiology | Psychology | Physcial Education and Sports Sciences | Zoology
Faculty of Mathematical and Physical scineces Computer Science | Electronics | Environmental Science | Geography | Mathematics | Physics | Statistics
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences Business Accounting and Finance | Commerce | Economics | Fine Arts | History | Philosophy | Political Science |
Faculty of Languages | Islamic and Oriental learning English Literature | Islamic Studies | Persian | Punjabi | Urdu
Faculty of Engineering Electrical Engineering
Eligibility Criteria for MS/MPhil Admission

A candidate having sixteen years of Education or 4-Year education ( 130 credit hours) after HSSC/ A-Level/ Grade-12/ Equivalent in the relevant subject. The minimum required marks/ grades for admission in MS/MPhil will beas follows:

  1. Faculty of Science & Technology 2.50/4.00 CGPA or 50% in an Annual Examinations.
  2. Faculty of Engineering 2.50/4 .00 CGPA or 50% in an Annual Examination.
  3. Faculty of Arts & Social Science 2.50/4.00 CGPA or 50% in an Annual Examination.
  4. Faculty of Languages | Islamic & Oriental Learning 2.50/4.00 CGPA or 50% in Annual Examination.
  5. Only those candidates will be eligible to apply for admission to MS/MPhil who qualify the GCU-GAT with minimum 60% marks.
  6. Candidates working in Government/ Semi Government or private institutions may apply. Such candidates shall have to submit "No Objection Certificate" from the Head of the Institution where they are working.
  7. There is no age limit for admission to MS/MPhil Programme.
  8. A "Notification of Registration " of the candidates approved for admission in MS/MPhil Programme shall be issued by the Registrar.
Admission Criteria
The admission criterion is as under:
The weightage of marks obtained in
BA/BSc (Hons) or MA/MSc
Weightage of Graduate Assessment Test
Marks of Interview
Merit shall be determined on the basis of marks actually scored out of 200.
Note: Only those candidates will appear for interview who have passed the GCU Assessment Test.

One Year Topup (MS in Clinical Psychology)
MSc Psychology and One Year Diploma from HEC recognized institution with two years experience.

MS Computer Science
BS (CS) 4-Year Degree Programme (minimum 130 credit hours)
Computer Science Conversion Course 2-Year Degree Programme referred to as MCS or MSc (CS)
16-Year Science and Engineering graduates are eligible but they have to cover deficiencies.

MS Forensic Chemistry:
Students who have passed BSc (Hons)/ MSc (Biochemistry | Biotechnology | Botany | Chemistry | Forensic Chemistry | Microbiology | Molecular Biology | Zoology) or equivalent degree from HEC recognized University/ Institution.

MS Industrial/ Organizational Psychology
Minimum 16 Years of education in Psychology or Business Management from a HEC recognized institution.
  • One seat is reserved for special applicants. Such applicants should attach a "Disability Certificate" | obtained from the District Disability Board | with theAdmission Form.
  • There is no age limit for special/disabled students.

For further details of the programme, see information in the webpages of respective Deprtment.