How to do Private MA from Punjab University, PU Lahore

Admission Guideline:  How to do Private Masters (MA) from  Punjab University Lahore

Punjab University is one of the prestigious and oldest institution for higher learning in Pakistan. Punjab University Lahore has currently 50+ departments offering courses in different fields.

A Master’s Degree adds good value in your CV and resumes too. You can find better job opportunities by having a Masters’s degree. PU is the best institute to get a Private Masters’s degree through distance learning. Punjab University Lahore offers 9 Private MA degree programs including Urdu, Islamiat, Persian, Political Science, Maths, Philosophy, Arabic, Economics, and English.

Private MA is easy to do rather than BA. In BA the English subject is very tough but in a Master degree, all course concentrates on one major domain. A Masters degree from PU is consists of 2 years program, with annual exams for both parts taken by PU in the nearest cities.

For getting Admission in Punjab University for Masters (MA), you should have a minimum of 14 years of education and a bachelor’s degree in any field or subject. This is not compulsory for the subject that you have read in BA or not. you can select any subject in Masters.

As soon, you have passed BA from any university, you can register with Punjab University when registration is opened. The Registration for the MA program normally opens in the month of November/ December. and cost almost 3000 – 5000 RS for registration.
If you have done BA from Punjab University, then there is no need for again registration. you are already registered with PU as its student. Registration is only for those students, who have done their BA from other universities.

Admission Form:
Admissions are sent in the month of Feb/March. Download admission form from PU website, deposit fee in bank, attach required documents with the application and send it to PU Admission office (As Address on the Application form).

The Exam is conducted in exam centers set up by Punjab University in different cities throughout Pakistan. You will get your roll no slip before 2 – 3 weeks of examination date. MA result is announced in the month of October – November.


For MA 2nd part, you have to send admission for 2nd part again. don’t rely on old part 1 admission, you may lose your year by not sending admission of part 2. Don’t stop your education at BA level, just make a move and start your Master’s program.

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