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PhD Physics

Course Facts
Study Level Study Mode Program Duration Credit Hours

Post Graduate

Full-Time

6 Semesters (3 years)

24

Eligibility Criteria

18 Years of Education, MS/MPhil or Equivalent degree from HEC recognized university with minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA in semester system or 60% marks in annual system. A Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test administered by the Education Testing Service, or a graduate admission test administered by the Education Testing Council, or an equivalent TUF test developed by TUF is mandatory to pass.

Objective

This program aims to train the professionals to design and conduct the experiments, and analyze and interpret data to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, sustainability and ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams. The program further aims to provide

  • Hands-on experience, with applicable research tools, to the students who want to broaden their knowledge
  • Professionals looking to remain at the forefront seeking higher education.
  • A supportive platform for researchers who want to explore various dimensions of Physics.

Role and Scope

PhD Physics course makes an individual familiar with the fundamentals of Physics. Post obtaining a degree of the course, candidates are recommended to choose from the prominent career job opportunities such as Research Scientist, Biophysicist, Environmental Engineering, Physics Faculty, etc.

Scheme of studies

Semester 1

Course Code Subject Title Credit Hours
PHY-901 Research Methodology and Statistics 3(3-0)
PHY-902 Theoretical Physics 3(3-0)
PHY-906 Laser and Nonlinear Optics 3(3-0)
  Total Credit Hours 09

Semester 2

Course Code Subject Title Credit Hours
PHY-903 Experimental Physics 3(3-0)
PHY-904 Numerical Methods and Simulation 3(3-0)
PHY-905 Advanced Mathematical Methods in Physics 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 09

Semester 3,4,5,6

Course Code Subject Title Credit Hours
PHY-920 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) Submission of the final thesis for evaluation. 06
  Total Credit Hours 24

List of Courses

Course Code Subject Title Credit Hours
PHY-901 Research Methodology and Statistics 3(3-0)
PHY-902 Theoretical Physics 3(3-0)
PHY-903 Experimental Physics 3(3-0)
PHY-904 Numerical Methods and Simulation 3(3-0)
PHY-905 Advanced Mathematical Methods in Physics 3(3-0)
PHY-906 Laser and Nonlinear Optics 3(3-0)
PHY-907 Physics of Semiconducting Materials and Devices 3(3-0)
PHY-908 Advanced Materials and Energy Devices 3(3-0)
PHY-909 Materials Characterization 3(3-0)
PHY-910 Photonics and Fibre Optics 3(3-0)
PHY-911 Advanced Quantum Mechanics 3(3-0)
PHY-912 Advanced Condensed Matter Physics 3(3-0)