Capital University of Science & Technology

PhD Mathematics

Through the PhD program in Mathematics, we emphasize on bringing the creative abilities of the researchers to the level where they can produce novel ideas to solve an existing problem. To choose a research area, a scholar will have a sufficiently big number of options available in the Department. The interest of scholars in the collaborative work of mathematical nature with other departments of the university will also be encouraged.

Admission Requirements

  • MS/MPhil degree in relevant discipline*
  • Minimum CGPA 3.0/4.0 (Semester System) or 60% marks (Annual System)
  • Admission Test / HEC approved Test
  • Interview

Degree Requirements

A PhD candidate shall be awarded degree on successful completion of the following requirements:

  • 18 Cr. Hrs. Course Work with minimum CGPA 3.00/4.00.
  • 30 Cr. Hrs. Research Work
  • Comprehensive Examination (written and oral)
  • Synopsis Defence
  • Publication /Acceptance of at least one research paper in ISI impact factor journal.
  • Thesis Foreign Evaluation
  • Local Defense

PhD scholars are required to comply with the following timeline:

ActivityPreffered TimeMaximum
Course Work2 Semesters3 Semesters
Comprehensive Exam 3 Semesters5 Semesters
Synopsis Qualification 4 Semesters 6 Semesters
Thesis Submission 6 Semesters 10 Semesters

* Relevancy shall be established by the Graduate Admission Committee.