Master's Degree Programs

UET Peshawar offers a wide range of disciplines and specializations under its Postgraduate degree program portfolio. There are 15 Master’s and Ph.D. degree disciplines offered in Fall and Spring, every year. You need to choose wisely! The Postgraduate Prospectus 2017-18 you are reading now describes the details of these programs including admission criteria, rules and regulations. For any advice on a specific program you can contact the Directorate of Postgraduate Studies and Directorate of Admissions for admission related queries.

As a postgraduate student of UET Peshawar, you will study at an institution that is highly valued throughout Pakistan. However, my foremost question from you before choosing a program is to think about your research area. With a clear research interest, you will be able to figure out what skills and knowledge you should acquire towards achieving your research goals. We, at UET Peshawar are fully committed to facilitate you in carrying your research pursuits. Our postgraduate programs are designed to help you meet the expected milestones within the set timeframe.

UET Peshawar has a large pool of research funding, available with Government and private sector. Our Board of Advanced Studies and Research (BOASAR) will guide you to apply on timely basis. Similarly, the Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) will bring you to the industry to help convert your innovative ideas into viable products. Your ultimate aim therefore, should be to solve the indigenous problems of your country through your research. Let this university be the gateway to your bright research career.

Introduction

Master Degree Program

The Master’s degree programme at University of Engineering and Technology shall extend over a period of at least four semesters. A total of 32 credit hours (including 26 credit hours of courses and 6 credit hours of research) are required to complete the Master’s Degree Programme. The 26 credit hours of course work shall include a minimum of 18 credit hours from the area of specialization and 2 credit hours of the course “Research Methodology”. This course will be registered as credit course.

Admission Rules

Master's Degree Programmes

Master’s degree programme shall commence in Spring and Fall semesters i.e, twice annually. Candidates seeking admission must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant Engineering discipline from an institution accredited by Pakistan Engineering Council. Candidates seeking admission must score 50% minimum marks in GRE General type test, organized by University Appointed Testing Authority (UATA). Applications on the prescribed form shall be made to the Director Admissions, on the date advertised in newspapers, after which no application shall be entertained. Seats for Pakistani students are given in Table-1 page-02. 50% of the total allocated seats in each category will be filled during Fall semester, and remaining will be filled during Spring semester. Candidates shall have to pass departmental subject and UATA test with at least 50% marks. Final merit shall be made based on the combined results of UATA marks and the departmental test in the following manner:

➨ GRE General Type Test conducted by UATA = 50% Weightage
➨ Departmental Subject Test = 50 % Weightage

The UATA (GAT General)/UATA (UET GATE Special) tests shall be valid for one academic year (two semesters) while subject test shall be conducted each time admission is offered.

Master’s Degree Programmes:

➨ Agricultural Engineering
     (a)     Farm Machinery & Power Engg.
     (b)     Soil & Water Engg.
➨ Civil Engineering
     (a)     Structural Engineering
     (b)     Water Resources
     (c)     Earthquake Engineering
     (d)     Environmental Engineering
     (e)     Transportation Engineering
➨ Chemical Engineering
➨ Computer Systems Engineering
➨ Computer Science
➨ Electrical Engineering
     (a)     Power Engineering
     (b)     Communication & Electronics Engg.

➨ Industrial Engineering (Manufacturing Systems Engineering
➨ Mining Engineering
➨ Mechanical Engineering
     (a)     Dynamic and Control
     (b)     Mechanical Engineering Design
     (c)     Materials Eng.
➨ Mechatronics Engineering
➨ Basic Sciences & Islamiat
➨ Mathematics
➨ National Institute of Urban Infrastructure Planning
     (a)     Urban Infrastructure Engg:
     (b)     Urban Infrastructure Planning & Management

➨ UPCAS-E
     (a)    Electrical Energy System Engineering
(b)    Renewable Energy Engg.
(c)    Thermal System Engg.
(d)    Energy management & Sustainability

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