Doctorate in Creative Arts and Communication


Ph.D. program at Riphah Institute of Media Sciences offers an interdisciplinary academic exploration, targeted to ensure tangible intellectual value additions. Registered candidates are exposed to both detailed and rigorous knowledge-intensive environment to better conduct their inquiries, which in result ensures their contribution as the cutting edge research in Communications.

As a strategic institution, we are prioritizing the areas of Creative Arts, Communication for Development and Strategic Communication with their identified sub areas for institutional academic yield for 2021.

Objectives of the Program

The objective of the Ph.D. program is to give prospect scholars a comprehensive, updated, detailed and connected understanding of all communicating entities, their medium and their role through media in society.

  • The student will be able to learn and adopt advanced qualitative and quantitative research methods and techniques.
  • They will be able to attend to pluralistic approaches while constructing objective based impact centric approaches.
  • It will be a unique blend of the creative arts and the communication perspectives and give the broader theoretical and practical perspective. 


Academic Credit  Total  Duration Additional Credit Hours in case of deficiency 
    18 credit hours (Coursework) 36 credit hours (thesis) 54 credit hours Minimum 3 years and Maximum 7 Years  Admission committee may increase the limit to additional 6 Cr. Hrs courses if they see any deficiency in the candidate 


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