PhD program in Chinese started in 2008 with native Chinese PhD faculty members on board. One of its faculty members include the Vice-President of NUML’s Confucius Institute. NUML hence became pioneer in offering post graduate program in one of the rare and most difficult language of the world.

Programs Offered

o Only PhD program is currently offered.

Program Requirements

Students with MS / MPhil in Chinese or given equivalence of 18 years of schooling by HEC or equivalent degree recognized by HEC are eligible for admission.

Areas of Research

• Modern Chinese
• Linguistics
• Ancient Chinese
• Philology


Dr. Zhang Daojian
Ms. Misbah Rashid Janjua (graduate from China)
Ms. Rukhsana Mahmood-ul-Hassan (graduate from