General Admissions Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • A candidate seeking admission to the degree must have sixteen years of education or 4 years education after F.A. / F.Sc. / A-Level or equivalent (at least 130 credit hours) with at least Second Division / CGPA 2.50 in the degree on the basis of which admission is requested and qualified a GRE (General) Type Test as may be adopted by Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design (PIFD), Lahore for admission in MS/M.Phil. Degree program.
  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience is preferable (can be in K-12 schools and/or higher education/ informal education sector/ industrial/ other education sector) but professional experience of applicants without teaching experience will also be considered if they demonstrate a strong inclination towards educational development.

  • 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 15th December, 2021. The Admission form and Program Brochure can be downloaded online at [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 Center Branch, Lahore.)
  • 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
  • Appear for a mandatory Admission Entry Test at PIFD on 19th December, 2021 .
  • 3. Appear for a mandatory Interview at PIFD, if qualified, on 23rd December, 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.

Admission Activty
Schedule / Dates
Admission Open
22nd November, 2021
Last Date to Submit Admission Application
15th December, 2021
Admissoin Entry Test
19th December, 2021 @ 10:00AM
Display list of applicants shortlisted for Interview
21st December, 2021
23rd December, 2021
Display list of admitted students
24th December, 2021
Last date for payment of dues
07th January, 2021
Commencement of Classes
10th January, 2021
Admission /Registration Fee Amount (Rs)
Admission / Registration Fee (Once at the time of admission) 15,000/-
Security Deposits (Refundable) (Once at the time of admission) 15,000/-
Tuition Fee (Per Semester) 75,000/-
Others (Library & Workshop Fee) etc. (Per Semester) 10,000/-
Examination Fee (Per Semester) 3,000/-
Thesis Fee (One time only) 35,000/-

Important Instructions

  • Adjustable Withholding Tax on total fee would be charged as per Government Rules
  • Hostel Charges Rs. 120,000 per Semester (Furnished with A.C, T.V & Refrigerator)
  • Hostel Charges Rs. 72,000 per Semester (Un- furnished/Non-A.C)
  • Tours/Visits cost shall be charged separately.
  • Fee may be deposited in two installments.
  • Hostel Security Rs. 5,000 (Refundable, one time only)