Academic Programs offered For FALL 2016

Name of the Academic Program Duration Admission Requirements / Eligibility Criteria
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
Department of Food Science & Technology
Ph.D. (Food Science & Technology) 3 years 1- M.Sc(Hons.) with 60% marks.

GAT (Subject) type test with 50% score.

M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc.(Hons.) with 50% marks

GAT (General) with minimum 50% score.

B.Sc.(Hons.) 8-10 semesters (4 years) HSSC or equivalent with minimum 50 % marks.

 

Department of Agricultural Economics
B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) HSSC or equivalent with minimum 50 % marks.

 

Department of Horticulture
Ph.D. (Horticulture)

 

3 years M.Sc.(Hons.) with 3.00 CGPA.

GAT (Subject) Test.

M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc.(Hons.) with 50% marks

GAT (General) with minimum 50% score.

B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) HSSC or equivalent with minimum 50 % marks.

 

Department of Entomology
Ph.D. (Entomology)

 

3 years A Candidate must have passed the M.Sc. (Hons.), Agricultural Entomology degree (18 years of schooling) with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent and 50% marks in annual system. A candidate must have passed GAT-Subject conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50%, cumulative score.
M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) A candidate must have passed the B.Sc. (Hons.), Agriculture Degree, specializing in Entomology, (16 years of schooling with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent, 45% marks in Annual System. A candidate must have passed GAT-General conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50% cumulative score.
B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical or Pre-Engineering), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with at least second division or overall 45% marks shall be eligible for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture. The Entomology as major subject is opted after fourth semester.
Department of Agronomy
Ph.D. (Agronomy)

 

3 years A Candidate must have passed the M.Sc. (Hons.), Agricultural Agronomy degree (18 years of schooling) with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent and 50% marks in annual system. A candidate must have passed GAT-Subject conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50%, cumulative score.
M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) A candidate must have passed the B.Sc. (Hons.), Agriculture Degree, specializing in Agronomy, (16 years of schooling with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent, 45% marks in Annual System. A candidate must have passed GAT-General conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50% cumulative score.
B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical or Pre-Engineering), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with at least second division or overall 45% marks shall be eligible for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture. The Agronomy as major subject is opted after fourth semester.
Department of Plant Pahtology
M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) A candidate must have passed the B.Sc. (Hons.), Agriculture Degree, specializing in Plant Pathology, (16 years of schooling with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent, 45% marks in Annual System. A candidate must have passed GAT-General conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50% cumulative score.
B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical or Pre-Engineering), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with at least second division or overall 45% marks shall be eligible for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture. The Plant Pahtology as major subject is opted after fourth semester.
Department of Plant Breeding & Molicular Genetics
Ph.D. (PB&MG)

 

3 years A Candidate must have passed the M.Sc. (Hons.), Agricultural PB&MG degree (18 years of schooling) with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent and 50% marks in annual system. A candidate must have passed GAT-Subject conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50%, cumulative score.
M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) A candidate must have passed the B.Sc. (Hons.), Agriculture Degree, specializing in PB&MG, (16 years of schooling with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent, 45% marks in Annual System. A candidate must have passed GAT-General conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50% cumulative score.
B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical or Pre-Engineering), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with at least second division or overall 45% marks shall be eligible for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture. The PB&MG as major subject is opted after fourth semester.
Department of Soil & Environmental Sciences
Ph.D. (S&ES)

 

3 years A Candidate must have passed the M.Sc. (Hons.), Agricultural (SE&S) degree (18 years of schooling) with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent and 50% marks in annual system. A candidate must have passed GAT-Subject conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50%, cumulative score.
M.Sc.(Hons.)

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) A candidate must have passed the B.Sc. (Hons.), Agriculture Degree, specializing in SE&S, (16 years of schooling with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (out of 4 in semester system) or its equivalent, 45% marks in Annual System. A candidate must have passed GAT-General conducted by National Testing Service with minimum 50% cumulative score.
B.Sc.(Hons.)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical or Pre-Engineering), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with at least second division or overall 45% marks shall be eligible for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture. The SE&S as major subject is opted after fourth semester.
FACULTY OF MEDICAL & HEALTH SCIENCES
Department of Pharmacy
Pharm D

 

4 years A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical ), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with 1st division or overall 60% marks.
Department of Eastern Medicine and Surgery
M.Phil (Eastern Medicine & Surgery)

 

 

2 years BEMS / Pharm-D / MBBS with 50% Marks in NTS.
BEMS

 

 

5 years A candidate holding Intermediate Science Certificate, (Pre-Medical ), or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute with 1st division or overall 60% marks. OR

 

B.Sc. (Biological Sciences) with 1st divsion .

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
Department of Business Administration
MBA

 

3.5 years A candidate must have passed the Bachelor Degree, (14 years of schooling with minimum 2nd division or its equivalent. A candidate must have passed entry test/ interview conducted by university.
BBA

 

8-10 semesters ( 4 years) HSSC /A-Level or equivalent with 45% marks (2nd division).
Department of Commerce
M.COM

 

2 years A candidate must have passed the Bachelor Degree in Commerce, (14 years of schooling) with minimum 2nd division or its equivalent. A candidate must have passed entry test/ interview conducted by university.
B.COM (HONS.)

 

4 years A candidate must have passed the Intermediate in Commerce, (12 years of schooling) with minimum 2nd division or its equivalent.
FACULTY OF BASIC & APPLIED SCIENCES
Department of Computer Sciences
MCS

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.A./B.Sc. in any of the following: Business Admin-istration, Maths., Physics, Computer Science, Commerce, Statistics and Economics from any recognized University with at least 2nd division or GPA 2.5 in semester system.

Passing Entrance test is mandatory.

BS(CS)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years)

F.Sc. (Pre-medical, Pre-engineering, General science group, Computer science and commerce with minimum of 45% Marks). Passing Entrance test is mandatory for admission in BS (CS).

• Overall merit comprise of Academic Record and Entrance Test result.

BS (Software Engineering)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years)

F.Sc. in Pre-engineering with at least 1st division (60% marks) OR

ICS with minimum of 60% marks.

Department of Chemistry
M.Phil. Chemistry

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) M.Sc. Chemistry or Equivalent (130 cr hrs after HSSC) minimum 2nd division or 2.5CGPA. The merit for admission is decided on the basis of academic record result of departmental or NTS (GAT) test.
M.Sc. Chemistry

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc (Chemistry as major subject) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
BS(Chemistry)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) F.Sc (Pre-Medical) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Physics
M.Phil. Physics

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) M.Sc. Physics or Equivalent (130 cr hrs after HSSC) minimum 2nd division or 2.5CGPA. The merit for admission is decided on the basis of academic record result of departmental or NTS (GAT) test.
M.Sc. Physics

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc (Physics as major subject) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
BS(Physics)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) F.Sc (Pre-Medical/Pre-Engineering) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Zoology
M.Phil. Zoology

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) M.Sc. Zoology or Equivalent (130 cr hrs after HSSC) minimum 2nd division or 2.5CGPA. The merit for admission is decided on the basis of academic record result of departmental or NTS (GAT) test.
M.Sc. Zoology

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc (Zoology as major subject) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
BS(Zoology)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) F.Sc (Pre-Medical) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Mathematics
M.Phil. Mathematics

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) M.Sc. Mathematics or Equivalent (130 cr hrs after HSSC) minimum 2nd division or 2.5CGPA. The merit for admission is decided on the basis of academic record result of departmental or NTS (GAT) test.
M.Sc. Mathematics

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc (Mathematics as major subject) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
BS(Mathematics)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) F.Sc (Pre-Engineering) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Botany
M.Sc. Botany

 

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.Sc (Botany as major subject) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
BS(Botany)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) F.Sc (Pre-Medical) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Earth Sciences
BS(Geology)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) F.Sc (Pre-Engineering/Pre-Medical) or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of Economics

M.Sc. Economics

 

4-6 semesters (2 years) B.A / B.Sc / B.Com with 45% marks.
BS(Economics)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) Intermediate or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of English

M.A. English

 

4-6 semesters ( 2 years) B.A / B.Sc with 45% marks.
BS(English)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) Intermediate or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Sociology
M.Sc. Sociology

 

4-6 semesters (2years)

B.A / B.Sc with 45% marks.

BS(Sociology)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) Intermediate or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Psychology
M.Sc. Psychology

 

4-6 semesters (2years)

B.A / B.Sc with 45% marks.

BS(Psychology)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) Intermediate or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Department of Islamic Studies
M.Phil Islamic Studies

 

4-6 semesters (2years)

M.A Islamic Studies or equivalent with minimum 2nd division or 2.5 CGPA and NTS (GAT) or departmental GRE Test.

BS(Islamic Studies)

 

8-10 semesters (4 years) Intermediate or equivalent with minimum 45% marks.
Faculty of Engineering & Technology
Department of Electrical Engineering
BS Electrical Engineering

 

4-10 semesters (5 years)

F.Sc. Pre-Engineering with at least 60% marks.
OR
3 Year post metric Diploma of Associate Engineer in Electrical/Electronics Engineering with minimum of 60% (Only against Reserved Seat for DAE’s)

Entry Test conducted by the University.

Faculty of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
DVM

 

 

10-15 semesters (5 years) A candidate seeking admission to the course for the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine must have passed the F.Sc. Pre Medical at least in First Division with 60 % marks from a recognized institution.

 

Note:

Students passing their final exams in annual 2016 or previous sessions are eligible. Studetns who passed their final exams in Supplementary 2016 are not eligible in this session. They can apply for admission in next academic year.

The university reserves the right to drop any course, if number of candidates is less than the sufficient number to conduct the program / course.

Candidates holding degrees from other universities shall be required to study/pass prescribed preparatory course work (if required by the Faculty). Time spent in preparatory courses and Language proficiency shall not be counted towards normal degree duration.

Students with Awaiting Results (for BS & MA/M.Sc):

Candidates awaiting result may also apply. However, they are required to submit an undertaking that they shall submit overall pass result of required degree with the time duration given by the University. However, if fail in any subject or fail to secure required marks or CGPA their admission shall stand cancelled without any notice. They must not conceal the fact and immediately report to Admission Office for refund of tuition fee as per notified refund policy given in the prospectus of UPR.

 

NTS / GAT Scores:
No forms for MS/PhD level programs will be accepted on;
  • Result awaited basis, and
  • Without required NTS / GAT (General) and NTS / GAT (Subject) scores respectively.

 

Test Schedule:

Schedule of Admission test will be given on UPR website.

Hostels:

For seat reservation contact the Directorate of Student Affairs.

Transport:

Transport facility will be subject to availability.

Submission of Application Form for Admission:
  • Admission Form can be purchased against payment of Rs.1200/- from (1) Nominated HBL Branches of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. Admission Form and Admission Guide will be available in Banks after the admission advertisment.

  • Admission form can be obtained through by post sending self addressed envelope of (size 10” x 12”) along with a draft of Rs.1350/- in favour of University of Poonch Rawalakot.

  • Admission Form can also be downloaded from UPR website www.upr.edu.pk.

  • Candidates holding A-level certificates or equivalent and Deeni Madrasa certificates from recognized and registered Wifaqs / Board are required to submit equivalence certificate from IBCC or HEC for admission to their respective program along with their application.

  • In all programs admissions are restricted to limited seats. Only those candidates who fulfill the basic eligibility and pass the entrance test will be considered on merit.

  • Duly signed admission form in duplicate completed in all respect along with two sets of attested copies of academic record and challan of Rs.1200/- (if downloaded form) in favour of University of Poonch Rawalakot as non refundable admission processing fee must be submitted or reached UPR before the given date on the following addresses:

 

Candidates should send their form to:
Admission Office , Director Student AffairsMain Campus, Hajira Road Rawalakot, Azad Kashmir.

Ph: +92-5824-920008; Fax: +92-5824-920004.

 

Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah 
Director Student Affairs
University of Poonch Rawalakot
Main Campus, Hajira Road, Rawalakot
Ph: +92-51-920008
Fax: +92-51-92004
E-mail: admissions@upr.edu.pk