Directorate of Advanced Studies and Research

Admission Notice
Fall Semester 2018

MBA, M.Sc(H), MS, M.Phil and PhD Degree Programs

The University of Agriculture Peshawar is unique and specialized institution in Agriculture as well as allied sciences established in 1981.It provides best learning environment for postgraduate studies in Agriculture and Allied Disciplines under the supervision of highly qualified faculty and believes in producing leaders, entrepreneurs and professionals
  1. Online University Admission Test (UAT) forms will be available from 4th July, 2018
  2. Last date for submission of Test forms to the DASAR office 13th July, 2018
  3. University Admission Test will be held on 5th August, 2018
  4. Last date for submission of admission form alongwith the required attested documents to concerned Department/Institute on or before 8th to 13th August, 2018.
M.Sc.(H) and PhD Degree Programs PhD Degree Programs (Only)
  • Agric. Mechanization
  • Agric. Chemistry
  • Agric. & Applied Economics
  • Agric. Extension Education & Communication
  • Food Science & Technology
  • Human Nutrition
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Protection
  • Poultry Science
  • Soil & Environmental Sciences (Only M.Sc(H))
  • Livestock Management
  • Rural Sociology (Only M.Sc(H))
  • Water Management
  • Weed Science
  • Theriogenology (Animal Health)
  • Pathology (Animal Health)
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Horticulture
  • Biotechnology and Genetics Engineering
  • Rural Development
  • Economics (IDS)
MS Degree Programs (SSEP)
  • MBA (1.5)
  • Management Science
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
M.Phil Degree Programs (SSEP
  • Statistics
  • Pathology , Theriogenology (Animal Health)

University Admission Test:
GAT (General) will be conducted for admission in all Master Degree Programs. GAT (subject) will be conducted for all PhD Degree Programs.

Required Test Score :
  1. 50% score for M.Sc. (H), M.Phil, MS and MBA (1.5) degree programs
  2. 60% score for all PhD degree programs
Procedure for Apply:
  1. Candidates shall apply online for admission test on
  2. Candidates shall apply separately for each discipline.
  3. Admission test form along with receipt of Rs. 1500/- (Non-Refundable) as Admission test fee to be deposited in AC# 148700074507-01, shall be submitted to the DASAR Office on or before 13th July, 2018 during the office hours.
  4. The candidate who secures the qualifying test score shall deposit Admission Processing fee of Rs. 1200/-( Non-Refundable) in the Above account and submit the form along with required document and bank receipt to concerned Department/ Institute on or before 8th to 13th August, 2018 during the office hours.
  5. Candidates applying for more than one disciplines, must fill and submit separate form alongwith receipt of Rs.600/- (Non-Refundable) for each additional discipline.
  6. All those candidates whose results are awaited, can also apply for admission test only, however, provisional certificate/degree must be submitted for admission on or before the interview date.
  7. Only those candidates, who have submitted the University Admission Test form to the DASAR office within the due date will be allowed to sit in the examination. No forms will be entertained after the due date.
General Eligibility
  1. PhD-Minimum CGPA of 3.00/4.00 (under semester system) or 1st division under annual system (with required course work) from HEC recognized University.
  2. M. Sc. (H), MS, M. Phil, MBA: Minimum CGPA of 2.50/4.00 (under semester system) or 2nd division with 56% marks under Annual System from HEC recognized Universities/ institutes (Deficiency courses will be given where necessary).
Specific Eligibility
PhD Applicants possessing M. Sc. (Hons) Agri. in the relevant field of study. (Deficiency courses of undergraduate level will be given where necessary) except Rural Development and Extension Education & Communication.
Rural Development and Agric. Extension & Communication:
Applicants with M. Sc. (Hons) degree in any field of Agriculture (only) can apply. (Deficiency courses of undergraduate level will be given where necessary)
M.Phil Biotechnology & Genetics Engineering:
B.Sc. (Hons) Agri./Animal Husbandry, Bachelor of Biotechnology, M.Sc. Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Forestry, DVM, MBBS/BDS. (Deficiency courses of undergraduate level will be given where necessary)
Four years Bachelor or MA/M.Sc. degree from HEC recognized University/Institute in the relevant. (Deficiency courses of undergraduate level will be given where necessary)
Theriogenology and Pathology:
B.Sc. (H) Animal Husbandry, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or MBBS
MS Management Science:
Four Years BBA (Hons)/B.Com (Hons) or MBA, M.Com, MPA, MA Economics (with 66 Credit Hours Course work)
Computer Science:
Four years BS (CS), MCS, M. Sc. (CS)
Information Technology:
Four years BS (IT)/BS (SE), MIT, M. Sc. (CS)
M.Sc (H) Applicants possessing minimum four years B.Sc. (H) Agric./Animal Husbandry/DVM (HEC recognized ) degree in the relevant field of study with minimum CGPA of 2.50/4.00 (under semester system) or 2nd division with 56% marks under Annual System from HEC recognized Universities/Institutes.
M.Sc (H) MBA (1.5):
BBA (4years), B.Com (4years), MBA (16years), M.Com, ACMA, ACA and other relevant equivalent qualification with minimum CGPA of 2.50/4.00 (under semester system) or 2nd division with 56% marks under Annual System from HEC recognized Universities/Institutes.

General Instructions:
  1. Migration Certificate must be submitted within one month after admission.
    1. In-Services Applicants must apply for admission through proper channel along with No Objection Certificate (NOC).
    2. Leave certificate initially for two semesters (for Master programs) and four semesters (for PhD programs must be provided within one month of admission, failing which, admission of the candidate shall cease automatically.
    3. University teacher, who are not sponsored by the HEC or any other agency, requires leave as a pre-condition are exempted from provision of leave certificate).
    4. All those applicants, whose results are awaited OR not in possession of valid degree on closing date are not eligible for admission.
  2. Incomplete forms and those received after due date shall NOT be entertained.
Following Scholarships are available for needy and deserving students:
  1. PAK-USAID merit and need based scholarships
  2. HEC need based scholarships
  3. Student Welfare Endowment Fund
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Director Advanced Studies & Research (DASR)
Office Phone: + 92 91 9221350 ext. 3256

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