Entry Test Details

Important guidelines for all candidates:

  • There would be No Entry test for BS/Diploma Programs admissions.
  • For admission in any PhD Program offered by the university; a candidate must possess a BS (or equivalent 16 years qualification) degree with CGPA 3.0/4.0 in a semester system or first division (60%) in an annual system. Furthermore, a candidate with MS/M.Sc/MPhil or equivalent degree is also eligible for admission in a PhD Program.
  • The candidates who have already applied for admission in MPhil Program and are interested to get admission in PhD Program, must submit their written consent to the departmental focal person or Chairmen/HoD of the concerned department before application submission deadline given on the University website. All applicants for the PhD Programs must qualify GRE type non-subject entry (pre-requisite for PhD admission) test before the interview.
  • The candidates interested for the PhD admissions are advised to visit their Department to meet and obtain written consent from their prospective supervisor.
  • Foreign candidates must provide their equivalency certificates from HEC and IBCC within one month after provisional admission in their respective departments. Inability to provide equivalency certificates within due time may cause cancellation of their admission.
  • After qualifying the Entry Test candidates must appear for interview before the departmental admission committee with statement of purpose and Research Proposal of their PhD admission.

Entry TEST Composition and Guidelines:

  • Entry test will be GRE general type for both M.Phil & Ph.D Programs.
  • The paper shall consist of 100 MCQ’s (English-40%, Analytical Reasoning-30%, Mathematics-30%) and duration of the test will be two (2) hours.
  • The test will consist of three parts: Quantitative, Analytical and Verbal Reasoning.
  • Qualifying score for PhD admission will be 60% while 50% for MS/MPhil admission.
  • The candidates will be allowed to appear in the test on verification of CNIC or Passport. No other identity shall be entertained to avoid impersonations. In case of a lost CNIC, the candidate shall have to provide a copy of the NADRA slip to prove that he/she has applied for the fresh CNIC, along with a photo ID.
  • The monitoring teams of UOH will be allowed to enter in the examination Halls at the test centers for the purpose of monitoring transparency mechanism.

Paper Distribution/Scheme of Question Paper for M.Phil/MS/MSc (Hons) & PhD Entry Test

Test Break Up for Upcoming M.Phil/Ph.D. Entry test (Islamic & Religious Studies)

  1. Analytical Reasoning: 30% 
  2. General Knowledge: 40% (i.e Pak-Study, Indo-Pak History, General Science)
  3. Maths: 30%
Paper Composition/Structure

Disciplines

English (40%)

Analytical Reasoning (30%)

Mathematics (30%)

Agronomy

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Computer Science

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

English

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Entomology

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Environmental Sciences

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Food Science & Technology

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Forestry

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Geology

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Horticulture

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Mathematics

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Medical Laboratory Science

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Microbiology

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Plant Breeding & Genetics

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Psychology

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Soil Science

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Chemistry

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Public Policy & Governance

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Sports Science & Physical Education

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Statistics

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ

Wildlife Management

40 MCQ

30 MCQ

30 MCQ