Admissions Schedule

The online admission form for academic year 2021-22 in the following Departments are available at:

Department of Computer Science

BS Computer Science, 1st Semester (Morning) Old Campus
BS Computer Science, 1st Semester (Morning) New Campus

Department of Software Engineering

BS Software Engineering, 1st Semester (Morning) Old Campus
BS Software Engineering, 1st Semester (Morning) New Campus

Department of Information Technology
BS Information Technology, 1st Semester (Morning) Old Campus
BS Information Technology, 1st Semester (Morning) New Campus
Department of Data Science
BS Data Science, 1st Semester (Morning & Self Supporting) New Campus

Important Dates to Remember:

 

Opening Date for online Submission 18-10-2021 (8:00 A.M.)

Closing Date for online Submission 08-11-2021 (4:00 P.M.)

BS Admission Fall 2021 Merit List  Schedule

Display of General Merit List & 1st Merit List 15/11/2021
Last Date for depositing fee 19/11/2021
Display of 2nd Merit List 22/11/2021
Last Date for depositing fee 25/11/2021
Display of 3rd Merit List 29/11/2021
Last Date for depositing fee 02/12/2021
Display of Final Merit List 06-12-2021
 Last Date for depositing fee 09-12-2021
Commencement of Classes will be announced soon

MS/M.Phil/PhD Interview Schedule Fall 2021

M.Phil  Computer Science Interview Schedule

 

PhD Computer Science Interview Schedule

 

MS Data Science Interview Schedule

 

Please bring the following documents at the time of interview in original:

  • Academic certificates for BS/M.Phil (Matric to Masters) and for PhD (Matric to M.Phil or Equivalent)
  • Publication
  • Experience Certificates
  • Equivalence Certificates
  • NOC of Universities other than Punjab University
  • One set of copies of all the above mentioned documents

M.Phil and PhD Admission Schedule Fall 2021

 

 

Announcement of Test Results 13-10-2021
Interview of successful candidates in GRE based written test 18-10-2021 to 27-10-2021
Display of General Merit List & 1st Merit List 1/11/2021
Last Date for depositing fee 3/11/2021
Display of 2nd Merit List 4/11/2021
Last Date for depositing fee 8/11/2021
Display of 3rd Merit List 10/11/2021
Last Date for depositing fee 12/11/2021
Display of Final Merit List 15-11-2021
 Last Date for depositing fee 16-11-2021
Admission Closed 16-11-2021

Eligibility Criteria (M.Phil. CS & PhD CS)

 

Eligibility Criteria for Admission in Graduate Programs at Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab

1- Eligibility Criteria for Admission in MPhil (CS):

 

To secure admission in MPhil (CS), at the Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab, the eligibility criteria is as follows.

The candidate must have 16 years of education, and must have obtained one of the following degrees (or their equivalent, as decided by the Equivalence Cell of University of the Punjab) from an HEC recognized university:

  • BS Computer Science
  • BS Information Technology
  • BS Software Engineering
  • BS Data Science
  • BS Artificial Intelligence
  • BS Cyber Security
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Information Technology

 

The applicant must pass an entrance test conducted by the Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab. This test will be based on the following core areas of computer science:

 

Analysis of Algorithms, Computer Architecture, Computer Networks, Computer Programming, Data Structures, Database Systems, Operating Systems, Software Engineering, Theory of Automata.

 

To further remain in the admission process, the candidate is required to secure a minimum of 50% score in this test.

2- Eligibility Criteria for Admission in PhD (CS) (after 16 years of education):

 

To secure admission in PhD (CS), at the Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab, the eligibility criteria is as follows.

The candidate must have 16 years of education, and must have obtained one of the following degrees (or their equivalent, as decided by the Equivalence Cell of University of the Punjab) from an HEC recognized university with a minimum of 3.0 / 4.0 CGPA:

  • BS Computer Science
  • BS Information Technology
  • BS Software Engineering
  • BS Data Science
  • BS Artificial Intelligence
  • BS Cyber Security
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Information Technology

 

The applicant must pass an entrance test conducted by the Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab. This test will be based on the following core areas of computer science:

 

Analysis of Algorithms, Computer Architecture, Computer Networks, Computer Programming, Data Structures, Database Systems, Operating Systems, Software Engineering, Theory of Automata.

 

To further remain in the admission process, the candidate is required to secure a minimum of 70% score in this test.

3- Eligibility Criteria for Admission in PhD (CS) (after 18 years of education):

 

To secure admission in PhD (CS), at the Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab, the eligibility criteria is as follows.

The applicant must have 18 years of education, and must have obtained one of the following MS / MPhil degree (or their equivalent, as decided by the Equivalence Cell of University of the Punjab) from an HEC recognized university with a minimum of 3.0 / 4.0 CGPA:

  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Information Security
  • Information Technology
  • Software Engineering

 

The applicant must pass an entrance test conducted by the Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab. This test will be based on the following subjects from core areas of computer science:

 

 

Undergraduate Level Courses:

 

Analysis of Algorithms, Computer Architecture, Computer Networks, Computer Programming, Data Structures, Database Systems, Operating Systems, Software Engineering, Theory of Automata.

 

 

Graduate Level Courses: 

 

Advanced Theory of Computation, Advanced Analysis of Algorithms, Advanced Operating Systems, Advanced Computer Architecture.

 

To further remain in the admission process, the candidate is required to secure a minimum of 70% score in this test

Entry Test for the MS Data Science Fall 2021 Program

 

MS Data Science Fall 2021 admission MCQS based entry test will be comprised on the following subjects.

Eligibility Criteria (MS Data Science)

 

Eligibility Criteria for Admission in Graduate Programs at Department of Data Science, University of the Punjab

Eligibility Criteria For MS Data Science

 

A degree of M.Sc /BS (DS/CS) as per HEC curriculum. Students with sixteen years of education in following domains (Information Technology, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, Bio-informatics or Business and Information Technology (BBIT)) Degree or its equivalent in the relevant subject from a Higher Education Commission (HEC) recognized University (at least 16 years of education; 130 credit hours)  are eligible to apply but they have to take following deficiency courses.

 

 

  1.  Programming Fundamentals (Core Programming Course)
  2. Data Structures & Algorithms OR Design & Analysis of Algorithms
  3. Database Systems

 

 

Programme of Studies

  • M.S DS Degree will be of four semesters. In 1st and 2nd semesters, 24 credit hours course work and in 3rd and 4 th semesters 6-credit hours thesis being offered.
  • It will be mandatory for a Student have to earn 15 credit hours and pass Research Methodology course before registering thesis.

 

 

Duration of the Program

  • The minimum duration for completion of MS degree is two years.
  • The PU allows a maximum period of three years to complete MS degree requirements.

Required Documents for MS/M.Phil/PhD Admissions:

 

Students that have appeared in the merit lists of  M.Phil/PhD Admission Fall 2021 are required to submit the following documents (original) in Admission Office. The challan form for payment of fee will be issued after the submission of these documents:

  1. Matric
  2. Intermediate
  3. BS/M.Sc
  4. M.Phil in case of Admission in PhD
  5. Undertaking Form (Take a Print out of this form on Rs 50/- Stamp paper, duly attested by Magistrate /  Grade-1 civil judge)
  6. NOC for candidates of universities other than Punjab University. (Aspirant students are advised to start the process of taking NOC)
  7. Equivalence Certificate for the students of universities other than Punjab University.
  8. Copy of CNIC
  9. Medical Certificate ( on letter head of Registered medical Physician)
  10. 4 Pictures with blue background
  11. Please bring your Signed Original Admission Form for Submission.

Note: Please submit copy of paid chalan form in Admission Office.

For More Information

Please call us at +92-042-99212250 Ext 161 or Email us at admissions@pucit.edu.pk