NEW REGISTRATION
Before filling the admission form, you have to register by providing a valid e-mail address. This e-mail address will be used by you for receiving your password. After registration, login to NUST site for filling the admission form and subsequent correspondence with NUST on all matters related to admission.

  1. Add phdadmissions@nust.edu.pk to your e-mail address book to avoid blocking of messages from NUST as SPAM.
  2. Protect your User ID and Password. Neither share it with anyone nor send it through e-mail (NUST will never ask you to do this).
New Registration
DATES TO REMEMBER
  • Applications can be processed online from the NUST website from 19 April 2021.
  • The last date for the submission of applications is 21 May 2021.
  • Classes will commence from Sep/Oct 2021.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
    18 years of education in a related discipline as given below with minimum CGPA 3.0/4.0, 3.75/5.0 (in the Semester System) or First Division (in the Annual System) in M.Phil/MS/Equivalent with research work. The candidate should have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours out of which 24 credit hours must be coursework. The percentage will be valid only if the CGPA is not mentioned in the degree/transcript.

    Must have qualified following:-

  • Valid GAT (Subject) Test for PhD programmes by NTS (Score => 60%).
  • IF NTS (Subject) Test is not offered in particular subject then NUST PhD admission test (Score=>70%) (Programmes wise details are available at ​FAQs section)

  • OR

  • GRE(General) conducted by ETS, USA, with following minimum score separately in each section:-

    Quantitative (151/170​)
    Verbal​ (146/170)​
    Analytical Writing (3.5/6.0)​

  • MS/MPhil/Equivalent degree must be approved by HEC
  • GRE/GAT score must be valid at the start of semester date/joining date of PhD programmes
  • Foreign qualified candidates to provide recognition and equivalence certificate of MS/MPhil from HEC
  • The percentage will be valid only if CGPA is not mentioned in degree/transcript