University of Lahore

Doctor of Philosophy in

Sports Sciences & Physical Education

Department of Sports Sciences under Faculty of Allied Health Sciences at The University of Lahore is one of the few platforms in the whole country that is offering PhD in Sports Sciences and Physical Education. The objectives of this program are,
• The program will train the students to understand and master advance research and analysis skills.
• The program will introduce the students to the advance statistical analyses and inferences to strengthen the physiological basis for exercise and physical activity in direct application to physical fitness and athletic conditioning.
• The program will facilitate the students to learn contemporary fitness testing and prescribe & administer exercise programs.
• The program will familiarize the students to the modern concepts of health and wellness programs while applying advance measurement and evaluation techniques for designing, implementing, and evaluating a project.
• The program will enable the students to analyze the social settings, propose and execute an event management strategy and turn it into a lucrative business opportunity.
• The program would provide an opportunity to the student to critically asses physical activity (including sports) using a biomechanical, psychological, sociological, pedagogical or physiological approach



18 Years of Education in relevant field, M.Sc. (Hons.)/MS/M.Phil in Sports Sciences & Physical Education with at least CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 and at least 1st division in annual system will be required.
Selection will be according to UOL and HEC rules and regulations
1. Secure valid score (60%) in written test; NTS GAT Subject (Physical Education) / UOL Scholastic Aptitude Test
2. Pass the interview by the PhD Admissions Committee of Faculty of Allied Health Sciences.

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3 Years
Weekend, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (Saturday and Sunday)

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