Ph.D. Metallurgy & Materials Engineering

Metals, mining and extraction of metals, and how metals react to environmental changes or stress are all studied in metallurgical and material engineering.
Metals such as iron, aluminium, nickel, steel, and copper are studied and used in metallurgical and material engineering to create a variety of useful products and materials with specific qualities.
All other engineers rely on materials engineers to design efficient and necessary materials for their products, hence metallurgical and material engineering is unquestionably the most challenging and crucial subject of engineering. Metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, nanoparticles (very small substances), and other substances are studied for their characteristics and architectures in order to develop novel materials that fulfil certain mechanical, electrical, and chemical criteria.
In metallurgical and material engineering, you may discover how materials are mined, utilised, and changed, as well as how they are combined with other elements to create new materials. This fascinating and extensive topic is concerned with industries that employ metals and alloys.

Core Courses

  • Foundry Engineering-II
  • Foundry Engineering-I
  • Mechanical behavior of Engineering Materials
  • Industrial Safety and Environmental Management
  • Physical Metallurgy
  • Fundamentals of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics-II
  • Engineering Mathematics-I

Eligibility Criteria

  • MS/ MSc (Hons) with a major in the relevant field
  • CGPA 2.5/4.00 (Semester System)/ 2nd division with at least 45% marks (annual system)



In Pakistan, metallurgical and Material engineering has a lot of potential. It is a broad area that encompasses all forms of industrial sectors as well as the usage of metals and metal alloys. In the country, metallurgy and material engineering have a lot of potential. To ensure a bright future, students should be encouraged to pursue opportunities in this creative and fundamental subject of engineering. Graduates work in a variety of businesses and companies. The following is a list of job sectors in metallurgical engineering.

  • Aerospace Industry
  • Ceramics Industry
  • Automobile Industries
  • Rubber Industry
  • Solar Energy Related Industries
  • Bio-medical Material Industry
  • Agricultural Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Plastic Industry
  • Electronic Industry
  • Glass Factories
  • Defense
  • Textile Industry
  • Nano Materials
  • Academia & Research Labs
  • Steel & Alloy Manufacturing Mills

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