2- Eligibility Criteria for Admission in PhD (after 18 years of education):
To secure admission in PhD , at the Department of Computer Science, Information Technology, Data 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:
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