Scheme of Studies

FJWU Board of Studies for respective disciplines recommends the Scheme of Studies for M. Phil leading to Ph. D program. The scheme is liable to be revised from time to time. The general layout is as follows:

  • Semester I and Semester II
  • The candidates are offered different courses in the first two semesters. A student is required to successfully complete 24 credit hours course work during this period.

  • Semester III and Semester IV:

    After successful completion of first two semesters, synopsis of research thesis is required to be approved by the FJWU Board of Advanced Studies and Research. Semester III & IV are specified for research and 06 credit hours of research is mandatory for the award of the M. Phil degree.

  • Ph. D Course Load and Research:

    PH. D requires 18 hours of course work followed by Comprehensive examination. Then the Ph. D synopsis is approved by FJWU Board of Advanced Studies and Research for Ph. D thesis.
    FJWU follows the criteria prescribed by Higher Education Commission. The program is regularly revised, updated and advertised accordingly.
    FJWU ensures the quality of M. Phil leading to Ph. D program through regular assessment, feedback and follow up. This program is regulated through an independent Ph. D Coordinator's office and other regulatory bodies of the university.