24 months
354 USD/year
354 USD/year
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The vision of the Islamic Studies program from Government College University Faisalabad is seek to advanced knowledge & understanding of classical and modern Islamic religious thoughts and Islamic textual traditions and to provide understanding of Islamic culture and intellectual history in the pre modern and modern period. 


The mission of this Islamic Studies program from Government College University Faisalabad is to present Islam as a code of life based on the revealed knowledge of the Quran & Sunnah. To ground in a study of Islam as worldview, civilization & living reality. To engage student in exploring primary texts, history, global Muslim communities and the regional issue of the Islamic world. To provide the closer look at the various histories of Islam in places such as the middle east, Africa, south Asia and Europe.


Government College University Faisalabad started its journey to deliver the education more than one hundred years ago. Seven issues of the journal Zia-e-Tehqiq and three issue of Al-Ihsan have been published. Furthermore “Seerah Chair” and Tasawwuf Study Centre” were established in Department of Islamic Studies & Arabic for promoting moral values, harmony and peace in all spheres of Human life. 

Department has organized three National Seerat Conferences, two International Seerat, two National Taswwaf, Qiraat & other Seminars and workshops. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Study of Seerah of Holy Prophe
  • History of Tafseer and its Principles 
  • Textual Study of Al-Quran
  • Textual Study of Al-Hadith 
  • Advance Arabic Language
  • History of Fiqh 
  • Study of Religions 
  • Methodology of Research in Islamic Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




66 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The candidates must have passed MA/MSc or BS 4-years (minimum 130 credit hours) or equivalent degree in the relevant field from HEC recognized institution with at least  50%marks (Under Annual System) or 2.50 CGPA (Under Semester System) for admission  to MS/MPhil programs. 
  • The respective Dean/ acting Dean of the respective faculty shall supervise the test and interview and ensure the secrecy and transparency of the test
  • The candidate must have passed departmental test or GAT NTS test with 60%  score. However, the respective Department will arrange the written test and conduct the interview. (Online or Campus Test will be decided by Admission Committee at the time of admission)
  • Candidates working in the Government/Semi Government or private institutions shall have to submit “No Objection Certificate” from the concerned organization.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    354 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 177 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    354 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 177 USD per semester during 24 months.

Rs. 12950 /  sem


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