Centre of Excellence in Gender Studies

Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad

Admissions and Examinations criteria for M.Phil. in Gender Studies

The scheme of study for M.Phil. program in Gender Studies is in conformity with other departments of Social Sciences and is as follows:

  • Course work of 24 credit hours to be completed in the first and second semester
  • Thesis of 26 credit hours to be carried out during the third and fourth semester

MPhil in Gender Studies has four semesters and a two year duration. The QAU Islamabad rules and regulations will be followed for admission and examination purposes. The course distribution is as follows:

Core Courses:                        12 credit hours

Optional Courses:                 12 credit hours

Dissertation and Viva:          26 credit hours


Admission criteria

Entry Requirements:            16 years education (MA/MSc/BS in social science and humanities subjects) plus admission test and interview.