Admission Requirements for Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Degree

For admission to the courses leading to an M. Phil degree an applicant
  1. must have a minimum GPA of 3.50 out of 5.00 or a first division or equivalent in any one of S.S.C. and H.S.C. or in equivalent examinations and must not have a GPA less than 2.00 out of 5.00 or a third division or equivalent in any of the aforementioned examinations.
  2. must have at least 50% marks or a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.0 or its equivalent in B.Sc. Engg./ four-year B.A. or B.Sc. degree/ M.A. or M. Sc. or MSS degree in the relevant branch.
  3. specific requirements for different departments and institutes are spelt out in the following sections.
    • For admission to the course leading to the award of M. Phil. in Mathematics, an applicant must have obtained a four-year B.A/ B.Sc. degree or M.A./ M.Sc. degree with Honors in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics. Applicants with M. Sc. degree in Physics or B.Sc. Engineering degree are also eligible provided they complete some prerequisite courses in Mathematics as determined by a Selection Committee. An applicant with M.A./ M. Sc. but not having a Bachelor (honors) degree in mathematics, applied mathematics or physics should have a first class ( or equivalent) in the M.A./ M. Sc. degree.
    • For admission to the course leading to the award of M. Phil degree in Chemistry, an applicant must have obtained a four-year B. A/ B.Sc. degree (or equivalent) or M. Sc. degree with Honors in Chemistry (Organic, Physical, Inorganic) or Applied Chemistry or B.Sc. Engineering degree in Chemical/ Mechanical/ Electrical and Electronic/ Materials and Metallurgical Engineering. An applicant with M. Sc. degree but not having a Bachelor (honors) degree in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry should have a first class (or equivalent) in the M. Sc. degree.
    • For admission to the course leading to the award of M. Phil degree in Physics, an applicant must have a four-year B. A/ B.Sc. degree (or equivalent) with Honors or M.Sc. degree in Physics or applied Physics or B.Sc. Engineering in Electrical and Electronic/ Materials and Metallurgical Engineering. An applicant with M. Sc. degree (or equivalent) but not having a Bachelor (honors) degree in Physics or applied Physics should have a first class (or equivalent) in the M. Sc degree.
    • For admission to the course leading to the award of the degree of M. Phil. (Mat. Sc.) an applicant must have a four-year Bachelor's degree or a Master's degree with Honors in Physics/ Applied Physics and Electronics/ Electronics and Applied Physics/ Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry and Chemical Technology/ Chemical Technology and Polymer Science/ Chemical Engineering and Polymer Science/ Geology/ Mining/ Geology and Mining/ Geological Science/ Environmental Science/ Materials Science and Technology or its equivalent degree from any recognized institution.

      The selected candidate may be required to undertake non credit prerequisite courses at the undergraduate and/ or post graduate level as may be determined by the BPGS of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering Department.