MPhil Statistics

Launched in Fall 2018, MPhil Statistics is a two-year evening program, designed to introduce our graduate students to applied and theoretical knowledge, and scholarly research in Statistics. The objective is to produce noble thinkers, effective users, and leading researchers in Statistics. MPhil in Statistics program combines in it an approach based on cross-disciplinary interactions and understandings in a supportive environment, necessary for an individual’s growth as a critical thinker. This program has a strong emphasis on the research skills in the areas of Mathematical Statistics, Biostatistics, Sampling Techniques, Statistical Quality Control, and Computational Statistics. 

Admission Criteria 

  • A 4-year BS (Hons) degree from HEC recognized university in the discipline of Statistics, Biostatistics, Data Science, or related disciplines with a minimum of 2.0 CGPA. Students with minors in Statistics are eligible to apply. 


  • A conventional MSc in Statistics, Biostatistics with a minimum of 60% marks.
  • Students with a degree other than Statistics are required to study deficiency courses recommended by the departmental admission committee.
Note: Acceptance is based upon the 1) departmental test, 2) Interview, and 3) an overall evaluation of the candidate, including academic achievement, statement of purpose, and English language proficiency.

Provisional admission can be sought by students awaiting final results. Their admission will only be confirmed once they have submitted their complete official Transcript within the due dates.

Admission Timeline 


Admissions Begin

November 1, 2022


Last Date for Submission of Form

January 16, 2023


Admission Test

Date: January 23, 2023

Time: TBD

Venue: TBD



Date: January 26, 2023

Time: TBD

Venue: TBD


Merit List 

February 01, 2023


Last Date for Fee Submission

February 07, 2023


Classes Begin

February 13, 2023


Required Documents:

1. An attested copy of the original Matriculation / O level result (web downloaded results are not acceptable)

2. In case of O Level, a minimum of 8 subjects must have been passed

3. An attested copy of the original Intermediate / A level / High School result (web downloaded results are not acceptable)

4. In case of A Level, a minimum of 3 subjects must have been passed

5. A and O Level and American High School Students have to submit a copy of their Equivalence Certificate (Attested and stamped from IBCC)

6. Attested copies of the final transcript of 4-year Honors / 2-year Conventional Bachelors and / or 2-year Conventional Masters degree

7. FCCU students need to attach the attested copy of their official Baccalaureate transcript

8. Students can submit their Transcript at least till the 7th semester at the time of form submission. If offered admission they must submit an attested copy of their complete official Transcript within 30 days of the beginning of the semester

9. Students having a foreign Bachelors Degree must get their Equivalence from HEC

10. Two reference letters

11. Statement of purpose (300 – 500 words) describing the reason(s) why the student is applying to the program, long-term goals and the reason(s) for selecting Forman Christian College

12. Two recent passport-sized photographs

13. One copy each of the student’s CNIC and of the father/guardian

14. Receipt of the application processing fee (Rs. 3500)

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In case you are not located in Lahore then you can send us the Admission Form along with all the required documents through Courier. You would need to make a Pay Order of Rs. 3500 from any Branch of HBL in the name of Forman Christian College. Then send us the Courier at Admission Office, Ahmad Saeed Administration Building, Forman Christian College, Ferozepur Road, Lahore 54600.

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