Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Admission Notices

ADMISSION NOTICE For BS / B.Ed. / BBIT / BFA / B.Arch / B.Com / BBA / BS (4-Years Program) / B.Sc.(Hons) / LL.B (3 Years) M.A. / M.Ed. / M.Sc. / MBA / M.Com (3.5 years) / MIM / MIOM / MBSM / MBE Morning & Self-Supporting (Afternoon / Replica / Evening) programs ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-19

"By Hand" Admission Form submission will not be accepted

The admission online/manual form for academic year-2018-19 in the following Departments/Institutes/ Colleges/Centres, available at: (for Online), (for Manual) , (Online URL for PUCIT, no manual admission form will be accepted for PUCIT). (Online URL for IBIT)

Faculty of Arts & Humanities

Department of Archaeology:
Program offered:
M.A. Archaeology (Morning)
Contact #. 99230322,
Department of English:
Program offered:
M.A. English (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS English (Afternoon)
Contact #. 99231168,
Department of History & Pak. Studies:
Program offered:
M.A. History (Morning)
M.A. Pakistan Studies (Self-Supporting)
Contact #. 99231170, 99233138
Department of Philosophy:
Program offered:
M.A. Philosophy (Morning)
BS Philosophy (Morning)
Contact #:.99230884, 99230298,
College of Art & Design:
Program offered:
MA. Fine Arts (Morning & Replica)
M. Architecture (Evening),
B. Architecture (Morning)
BFA, Graphic Design (Morning & Replica)
BFA, Painting (Morning & Replica)
BFA, Textile Design (Morning)
Contact #. 99212729,
Department of French:
Program offered:
M.A. French (Morning)
BS French (Morning)
Contact #. 35293858,

Faculty of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Institute of Communication Studies:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Communication Studies (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Development Journalism (Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Film & Television Production (Self-Supporting)
BS Communication Studies (Moring & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99230518,
Department of Political Science:
Program offered:
M.A. Political Science (Morning)
M.A. International Relations (Self Supporting)
M.A. Diplomacy & Strategic Studies (Self-Supporting)
BS Political Science (Afternoon)
Contact #. 99231229,
e-mail: ,
Institute of Social & Cultural Studies:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Sociology (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Population Sciences (Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Criminology & Security Studies (Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Development Studies (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Sociology and Sociocultural Studies (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99233126,
Department of Gender Studies:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Gender Studies (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Gender Studies (Morning & Replica)
Contact #. 99233124, 99233125
Department of Social Work:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Social Work (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Social Work (Morning)
Contact #. 99231553

Faculty of Life Sciences

Institute of Applied Psychology:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Applied Psychology (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Applied Psychology (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99231235,
Centre for Clinical Psychology:
Program offered:
BS Clinical Psychology (Morning)
Contact #.99230533
Department of Botany:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Botany (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Botany (Morning)
Contact #.99231152,
Institute of Biochemistry & Biotechnology:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Biochemistry/Biotechnology (Morning)
BS Biochemistry (Morning)
BS Biotechnology (Morning)
Contact #.99230355,
Deptt. of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Microbiology & Molecular Genetics (Morning)
BS Microbiology & Molecular Genetics ( Morning)
Contact #.35952811-22
Institute of Agricultural Sciences:
Program offered:
B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture Science (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99231846
Deptt. of Sports Sciences & Physical Education:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Physical Education (Moring & Self-Supporting)
BS. Physical Education (Moring & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99231746,
Department of Zoology:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Zoology (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Zoology (Morning)
Contact No.99231246

Faculty of Commerce

Hailey College of Commerce:
Program offered:
B.Com. (Hons.) (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Com 3½ Years (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #. 99230325, 99230327,
Hailey College of Banking & Finance:
Program offered:
MBA (3.5 Years) Banking & Finance (Morning)
MBA (3.5 Years) Insurance & Risk Management (Morning)
BBA Banking & Finance (Morning)
BBA Insurance & Risk Management (Morning)
Contact #. 99213791-3,

Faculty of Law

University Law College:
Program offered:
LL.B. 3-Years (Morning)
Contact #.99231275-76, 99231161,
Fax: 99231278
Only those students will be eligible to apply who have already appeared in the entry test conducted by the University Law College.

Faculty of Education

Department of Special Education:
Program offered:
M.A. Special Education (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #. 99230211, 99230375
Institute of Education & Research:
Program offered:
M.A. Education Elementary (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.A. Education Secondary (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.A. Education Islamic (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.A. English Language Teaching & Linguistics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.A. Education Early Childhood (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.A. Educational Research & Assessment (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Ed Secondary (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Master of Business Education (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Master of Science Education (MS.Ed) (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Master of Technology Education (MTE) (Morning & Self-Supporting)
B.Ed Elementary (Hons.) (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS.Ed (Morning & Self-Supporting)
B.Ed (1.5 year) (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99231263,

Faculty of Economics & Management Sciences

Institute of Administrative Sciences:
Program offered:
Masters of Human Resource Management (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS (4 years) in Management (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #. 99231164-5, 99231810-1,
Institute of Business Administration:
Program offered:
BBA (Morning & Self-Supporting)
MBA (3.5 Years) (Afternoon/Self Supporting)
Contact #. 99231257, 99230842
Institute of Business & Information Technology:
Program offered:
BBIT (Morning & Replica)
Contact #. 99230825-26,
e-mail: website:
Admission Link:
Admission Forms can be submitted manually as well as online at the above-mentioned link.
Department of Economics:
Program offered:
Master in Business Economics (Self Supporting)
M.Sc. Economics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Economics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #. 99231167,
Department of Information Management:
Program offered:
Master of Information Management (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #. 99231224,

Faculty of Engineering & Technology

Center for Coal Technology:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Coal Technology (Morning)
Contact #. 99233109, 99239504
Admission in B.Sc. Engineering Programs:-
Faculty of Engineering & Technology will advertise for admission of B.Sc. Engineering separately which is expected to be in the end of September, 2018. Contact No. 99231261, Fax: 99231159.

Faculty of Science

Institute of Chemistry:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Chemistry (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Chemistry (Morning)
Contact: #. 99230463, 99231269,
College of Earth & Environmental Sciences:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Applied Hydrology (Morning)
M.Sc. Tourism & Hospitality Management (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Environmental Sciences (Self-Supporting)
BS Environmental Sciences (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99233121,
Fax No.99233120,
Institute of Geology:
Program offered:
BS Applied Geology (Morning & Replica)
Contact #.99230467, 99231267,
Department of Mathematics:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Mathematics (Morning)
BS Mathematics (Morning)
Contact #.99231241 Ext. 108,
Centre for Integrated Mountain Research:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Mountain Conservation & Watershed Management (Morning)
Contact #.99230625, 99230587,
Department of Physics:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Physics (Morning)
BS Physics (Morning)
Contact #.99231243, 99230428, Ext.801,802 & 806
e-mail: ,
Centre for High Energy Physics:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Computational Physics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Computational Physics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99231137,
Department of Space Science:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Space Science (Morning)
BS Space Science (Morning & Replica)
Contact #.99233107,
College of Statistical & Actuarial Sciences:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Statistics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Actuarial Science (Morning, Evening/Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Biostatistics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Master of Information & Operational Management (Afternoon & Evening/Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Business Statistics & Management (Morning, Afternoon & Evening/Self-Supporting)
BS Statistics (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Operation Research (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Actuarial Science (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.35962612-4,
Department of Geography:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Geography (Morning)
BS Geography (Morning & Replica)
Contact #.99230419,
College of Information Technology:
Program offered:
M.Sc. Computer Science (Morning & Self-Supporting)
M.Sc. Geographical Information System, GIS (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Computer Science (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Software Engineering (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Information Technology (Morning & Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99210885, 99212506, 99212240, 99212250, Ext.149, 161, 130
website:, e-mail:
Candidates who are applying for online admission to a program at PUCIT and have appeared in entrance test, are required to fill in admission form using the following links:,

Faculty of Oriental Learning

Department of Arabic:
Program offered:
M.A. Arabic (Morning)
Contact #. 99233130,
Department of Kashmiryat:
Program offered:
M.A. Kashmir Studies (Morning)
Contact #. 99210835,
Department of Persian:
Program offered:
M.A. Persian (Morning)
Contact #. 99210833,
Department of Punjabi:
Program offered:
M.A. Punjabi (Morning)
Contact #. 99210834,
Department of Urdu:
Program offered:
M.A. Urdu (Morning)
Contact #. 99210832,

Faculty of Islamic Studies

Institute of Islamic Studies:
Program offered:
M.A. Islamic Studies (Morning & Self-Supporting)
BS Islamic Studies (Self-Supporting)
Contact #.99231232,
Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre:
Program offered:
BS Islamic Studies (Morning)
Contact #.99231140,

Faculty of Pharmacy:

Faculty of Pharmacy will advertise for admission of Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) separately which is expected to be in the Last Week of September or 1 st week of October, 2018.
For further information please Contact Nos.042-99211616, 042-99212775.
For general admission queries about programs, respective department may be contacted through above mentioned contact numbers/email addresses. However, for online admission queries, contact numbers are given at the end of the advertisement.

Eligibility for BS or Equivalent (Regular Program):

The candidates holding F.A/F.Sc or equivalent qualification with at least 2nd division and age not more than 24 years are eligible for admission in relevant programs. 3rd division holder candidate is not eligible for admission.
Clearance of Pre-Admission Entry Test is mandatory for the admission against merit as well as reserved seats only in the Departments/Institutes/Centres/Colleges who have opted for the Entry Test.

Eligibility for MA/M.Sc or Equivalent (Regular Program):

The candidates holding B.A/B.Sc (14-Years of Education) or equivalent qualification with at least 2nd Division and age not more than 26 years are eligible for admission. The age limit of candidates applying for Masters Program in College of Art & Design should not be more than 28 years. 3rd division holder candidate is not eligible for admission. No student shall be admitted to a second or subsequent Master's degree or Law Courses (Regular and Self-supporting Program) in the University Departments.
50% seats are reserved for graduates from Punjab University and rest of 50% shall be filled on open merit basis. Clearance of Pre-Admission Entry Test is mandatory for the admission against merit as well as reserved seats only in the Departments/Institutes/Centres/Colleges who have opted for the Entry Test.

Eligibility for BS, MA/M.Sc. Self-Supporting (Afternoon/Replica/Evening) Programs:

Eligibility and basic criteria for admission in Self-supporting (Afternoon/Replica/Evening) programs of BS, MA/M.Sc or equivalent will be the same as for morning programs. Entry Test conducted by some Departments for morning courses is also mandatory and applicable for Self-supporting (Afternoon/Replica/ Evening) programs. There is no age limit or session preference for Self-supporting (Afternoon/Replica/ Evening) programs. Hostel accommodation facility shall not be provided to the students admitted under Self-Supporting (Afternoon/Replica/Evening) Programs.
Those departments who have opted the Entry Test for BS, MA/M.Sc. or equivalent (admissions) shall be made on the basis of 70% academics and 30% Entry Test performance while rest of departments shall be made (admissions) on open merit basis. For College of Art & Design, the merit shall be made on the basis of 50% Academic & 50% Entry Test performance and interview. Testimonials (not necessarily attested) should be attached with the Application generated Online/ Manual Form before dispatching to respective department. Incomplete forms shall not be entertained.

Basic Criteria of Late Sessions/Years for BS, M.A./M.Sc. or equivalent Programs:

2 marks will be deducted from percent academic marks for each late session to a maximum of previous five (5) sessions/years for male and female students.
Admission be made by the University Departments/Institutes/Centres/Colleges as per order of the Session/Year of preference mentioned below:-
•  1st Late Session 1st Annual, 2017 & 2nd Annual, 2016
•  2nd Late Session 1st Annual, 2016 & 2nd Annual, 2015
•  3rd Late Session 1st Annual, 2015 & 2nd Annual, 2014
•  4th Late Session 1st Annual, 2014 & 2nd Annual, 2013
•  5th Late Session 1st Annual, 2013 & 2nd Annual, 2012

Admissions on Sports Seat:

1% seats have been reserved for admission on Sports basis. Only those students/candidates are eligible to apply for admission on sports basis who have participated in Sports Trials and their names have been recommended by Sports Based Admission Committee, headed by Director Sports. No other candidates will be considered for admission on sports basis.

Admission on Reserved Seats other than Sports Seats:

Student's nominee from Directorate of Colleges & Higher Education, Balochistan, Quetta. Applications will not be acceptable directly from the candidates of Balochistan Province.
Student's nominee from Azad Kashmir (to be nominated by the respective Nomination Board and recommended by the Federal Govt.).
Student's nominee from Gilgit-Baltistan (to be nominated by respective Nomination Board and recommended by the Federal Govt.).
Student's nominee from KPK (FATA) (to be nominated by the respective Nomination Board of KPK).
Student's nominee from Sindh (to be nominated by the respective Nomination Board).
Entry Test is not mandatory for the students of Sindh, AJK, KPK (FATA), Gilgit-Baltistan & Balochistan.
Applications from foreign candidates should be routed through his/her home country's embassy and Pakistan Mission Abroad office (in case of overseas Pakistani). These applications should reach in the office of Chairman Admission Committee, 2nd Floor, Centre for Undergraduate Studies, University of the Punjab, Lahore.

How to Apply (Online / Manual):

Online Filling of Form by the Candidates:
Online Admission Form is available for BS or equivalent/ M.A., M.Sc. or equivalent programs at . The candidate is required to fill this form online and he/she will submit this application online from Monday, 17-09-2018 to Friday, 28-09-2018 (5:00 pm) then take the print of this application form (generated online) along with fee deposited challan of Rs.200/- per application/form for each program/department with all relevant documents etc., must be sent through postal service/courier service to the concerned Department/ Institute/ Centre/College till Friday, 05-10-2018 (5:00 pm) . Those candidates, who want to apply for admission against reserved seats, needs to choose respective reserved quota category(s) in online form.
Manual Filling of Form by the Candidates:
If candidate feel difficulty in filling online form then he/she can download the Admission Form, available at He/she will fill it “By Hand”, then this hand written application form for BS or equivalent/ M.A., M.Sc. or equivalent programs along with fee deposited challan of Rs.500/- per application/ form for each program/department with all relevant documents etc., must be sent through postal service/courier service to the concerned Department/ Institute/ Centre/College till Friday, 05-10-2018 (5:00 pm). Those candidates, who want to apply for admission against reserved seats, will download the reserved seats form, available at and dispatch along with hand written Form by registered post/registered surface mail.
The challan amount may be deposited by the candidates in the following Habib Bank, Limited (HBL) or United Bank Limited (UBL) accounts:-
Habib Bank Account No. 0042-7900-0843-03, United Bank Account No. 2255-9255-1 (MCA)
Subject eligibility criteria of individual disciplines will be available online while filling the admission form and same will also be provided (through e-mail/ telephone only) by the concerned Department/Institute/ Centre/ College.
Admission form will be accepted by surface mail (By post) only. No form will be acceptable "by hand".
Incomplete application form in any respect will not be entertained.
Gujranwala Campus and Jhelum Campus: 
The Gujranwala & Jhelum Campuses will follow the same schedule as that of Lahore Campus, Punjab University. The programs offered in Gujranwala & Jhelum Campuses are given below:-
Gujranwala Campus:
(Contact No.055-9200985, 055-9201225-6), Fax: 055-9201223
e-mail:, website:
Jhelum Campus:
(Contact No.0321-7145364, 0321-5295711, 0321-9513200, 0321-5078850)
BBA Banking & Finance (Morning & Self-Supporting), BBA (Morning & Self-Supporting), BS IT (Morning & Self-Supporting), BS CS (Morning & Self-Supporting), B.Com (Hons) (Morning & Self-Supporting) M. Com (3.5 Yrs) (Morning & Self-Supporting), MA English (Morning & Self-Supporting), M.Sc IT (Morning & Self-Supporting), LL.B (3-Yrs) (Morning).
BS Management (Morning & Self-Supporting) BBA (Morning & Self-Supporting), B.Com (Morning & Self-Supporting), BS Computer Science (Morning & Self-Supporting), LL.B (3-Yrs) (Morning).

Admission Schedule for Merit List of (Regular/Self-Supporting/Evening/Replica) Programs:

For Regular Programs
For Self-Supporting/Replica Programs
First Merit list
10-10-2018 (9:00 am)
18-10-2018 (9:00 am)
Last date for submission of dues
12-10-2018 till Bank time
22-10-2018 till Bank time
Second Merit list
15-10-2018 (9:00 am)
23-10-2018 (9:00 am)
Last date for submission of dues
17-10-2018 till Bank time
25-10-2018 till Bank time
Third Merit list
18-10-2018 (9:00 am)
26-10-2018 (9:00 am)
Last date for submission of dues
22-10-2018 till Bank time
30-10-2018 till Bank time
Fourth & Final Merit list (if any required)
23-10-2018 (9:00 am)
31-10-2018 (9:00 am)
Last date for submission of dues
25-10-2018 till Bank time
1-11-2018 till Bank time
Commencement of classes
The Admission Office will remain open on Saturday during the admission days.
During the admissions, University of the Punjab will remain closed on account of 9th & 10th Muharram-ul-Harram “Youm-e- Aashoora” holidays.
University is not bound to provide hostel accommodation to each and every admitted student. Limited accommodation shall be allotted on merit basis. Transport & Accommodation f acility is not available for the students at Gujranwala/ Jhelum Campuses.
Merit lists for each subject/program for the year, 2018-19 will be uploaded at Departmental/Punjab University website by the Heads of the Departments/Director, Information Technology according to above mentioned schedule.

Closing Date for Online form submission: 28-09-2018 (05:00 PM)

Closing Date for Hard copy/manual form submission: 05-10-2018 (05:00 PM)

Prof. Dr. M. Taqi Zahid Butt, Chairman, Admission Committee,
Quaid-e-Azam (New) Campus Lahore. Ph. No. 99230259
For online admission queries, Helpline #: 0314-4044661, 0314-4044662, 0314-4044663, 0314-4044664,
0314-4044667, 0330-4063864, 0330-4063866, 0308-0467797, 0308-0467798, 0308-0467800
Note: Help line will remain open from 08:00 AM to 10:00 PM

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