Admissions open for Ph.D. English Literature & Linguistics Winter / Spring 2018

FJWU offers Ph.D. Program, consistent with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) criteria/requirement. It is a program requiring full time student enrollment for course work.

For admission in Ph. D applicants are required to have:  

  • Minimum CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 and 3.75 out of 5.0 (in the Semester System) or First Division (in the Annual System) in M. Phil/M.S/Equivalent
  • Minimum score of 60 in GAT subject test conducted by the National Testing Service (NTS), or ETS, USA in the area of specialization chosen at the PhD level (Prior to admission to the PhD Program)
  • Supervisor’s Consent Letter
  • NOC from the employer (if applicable).

N.B. Preference will be given to the students who have completed MS/M. Phil with Research Thesis.

Applications are invited for Ph.D. in the following degree programs:

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Eligibility Criteria

Degree Program / No. of Seats



MS/M. Phil in English Literature or Linguistics

Literature  05
Linguistics  05

  • The application forms can be downloaded from the university website and filled form/s can be sent to the Admission Office along with a pay order / bank draft of Rs.1200/- in favor of Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi through post/courier/by hand.
  • Last Date for Submission of Application Form is January 19, 2018.
  • All information regarding Interview and Merit List would be displayed at University Notice Board and FJWU web-site. No Call letters would be sent for interview / admission offer / commencement of classes, etc.
  • Selected Candidates’ Interview List would be displayed on January 25, 2018.
  • Selected Candidates’ Interview would be held on January 29, 2018. At least 50 % marks in interview would be required to be considered for Merit List.
  • Candidates awaiting results must submit the Application Form within the due date. Late Results (if any) can be submitted separately in Admission Office by January 30, 2018.
  • Merit List would be displayed on January 31, 2018. (Subsequently, Waiting Lists may be put up, subject to the availability of seats).


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