VIRTUAL UNIVERSITY OF PAKISTAN

M.A. Jinnah Campus, Defence Road, Off Raiwind Road, Lahore, Pakistan

 

 

Minimum and Maximum Time Duration

for the completion of a Degree Program

 

(w.e.f. Spring 2018 Semester)

 

The University has approved the following Minimum and Maximum Time Duration / Semesters for the Completion of a Degree Program:

 

 

Sr. No.

Degree Level

Minimum Duration

Maximum Duration

1

PhD

3 years / 6 semesters

8 years

2

MS/M.Phil.

2 years / 4 semesters

4 years

3

Master (M.A/M.Sc.)

2 years / 4 semesters

4 years

4

BS (4-year)

4 years / 8 semesters

8 years

5

Bachelor (2-year)

2 years / 4 semesters

4 years

6

Associate Degree

2 years / 4 semesters

4 years

 

Note:

 

  Maximum time duration includes semester freeze period.

 

  Minimum and maximum duration for the completion of Diploma, Deficiency Semester, Specialization Certification, Certificate Course and Zero Semester will remain same as per existing policy.