M.Phil. On Campus


Government College University Faisalabad

18 months
1168 USD/year
1168 USD/year
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The vision of the Geography program from Government College University Faisalabad  is to make Geography a dynamic discipline through utilizing research techniques of both Physical/Earth Sciences and Social sciences.


Department of Geography is focusing on its two distinct domains: Human Geography and Physical Geography. 

All disciplines including Geography made progress through latest innovation through the advancement in technology. Geographic Information System, Remote Sensing, Digital Cartography and Spatial analysis are the latest developments which are credited to the discipline of Geography. 

Moreover, Geography from Government College University Faisalabad's focus is also on the social issues of Pakistani society with their spatial dimensions and these are missing in other social sciences. Sustainable development, urban transition, Globalization, Rapid population Growth, Water Contamination, Solid waste Management , Land use/Land use cover change ,natural disaster and hazards, Women empowerment, Changing family structure and changing Pakistani society are the focal areas which are being investigated at our Department.


  • To achieve excellence in spatial sciences through making significant contributions in society by
  • Providing educators with effective and relevant professional development, support and materials, focusing on geographic concepts contents and pedagogy.
  • Applying geographic science to societal and environmental issues in state, the nation and global community.
  • By training students to solve spatial problem by using geo-spatial techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Geo-Statistics 
  • Techniques in Geo-Informatics 
  • Research Design and Methods in Geography
  • Advanced Urban Geography 
  • Biogeography 
  • Climate Change Science 
  • Environmental Management
  • Research in Soil Geography
  • Natural Resources and Sustainable Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits

minimum 24 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.

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

    1168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 584 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    1168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 584 USD per semester during 18 months.

Rs. 42700/ sem


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