"Welcome to Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design"
" Welcome to Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design "
Foundation YearsSchool of Fashion DesignSchool of Fashion Marketing & PromotionSchool of Textile Design


Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) in Art and Design Education

Evening Program - 2 years (4 semesters) 36 (Option A) or 38(Option B) Credits

Eligibility Criteria
  1. Sixteen years of schooling or a 4-year undergraduate degree/s (130 credit hours) from an HEC accredited university or equivalent, after HSSC/ F.A./ F.Sc/ Grade 12 equivalent will be required for eligibility to apply. The candidate should have a minimum CGPA of 2.5 (in semester system)/ equivalent grades (2 nd division) in the last degree (as per HEC guidelines for admission to M.Phil.) The undergraduate degree should preferably be in Art, Design or related fields (e.g. Art History, Media Studies, Social Anthropology, Visual Culture, Cultural Studies, Performing Arts, or Education) Outstanding candidates without prior education in art and design fields may be considered however, they will be required to complete an additional 30 credits (10 courses) of art and design pre-requisite coursework to qualify for degree award.
  2. Minimum 2 years of teaching experience is preferable but professional experience of applicants without teaching experience will also be considered if they demonstrate a strong inclination towards educational development.
Admission Procedure
  1. Complete the Admission Application packet and submit by hand or by post to the Registrar’s office along with a fee of Rs. 1500 cash or by post Rs. 1700 Bank Draft in the name of Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design by the last date for application submission (January 25, 2021). The Admission form and Program Brochure can be downloaded online at www.pifd.edu.pk. [Candidates should submit their applications along with proof of online/cash payments of Rs. 1700/- for their application fee into A/c # 50397000268851 (HBL, Expo Centre, Branch, Lahore.)
  2. All items in the Admission Application packet should be tallied with the Admission Application Checklist provided in the application form. This checklist is also available online at www.pifd.edu.pk
  3. Appear for a mandatory Admission Entry Test at PIFD on January 27, 2021
  4. Appear for a mandatory Interview at PIFD, if shortlisted, on January 31, 2021
  • *Applicants who have already taken the GAT- General / GRE conducted by the National Testing Service (NTS) and have obtained a minimum 50% cumulative score will be exempt from the Admission Entry Test. Please note that these scores are valid for a period of two years only. However, such applicants must provide proof of original result with valid dates in the Admission Application packet in order to be considered for admission review.
Contact Information

For further information about the program please call the Admissions Helpline: Ph. 042 9923 2951-7, Ext. 148, 149, 150
Timings: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (Monday – Friday)
Contact email address: admissions.mphil@pifd.edu.pk
Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design
Chartered by the Government of Pakistan,
51 – J/III Johar Town, Lahore, Pakistan

Important Links
Copyright © 2017. All rights reserved by Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design (PIFD)