Applications are invited from outstanding students from Balochistan and erstwhile FATA who intend to pursue postgraduate studies (MS/M.Phil Program) from HEC recognized local Universities/Degree Awarding Institutions (DAIs). The Scholarships are being offered for the academic year 2019-20 in all areas of studies/disciplines under the project entitled “Provision of Higher Education Opportunities for the Students of Balochistan and FATA (Phase-II)”.

Last date of receipt of applications

  • Last date for submission of online application form is 05th August, 2019
  • Application in Hard form will not be entertained. 

Eligibility Criteria (Postgraduate Scholarships)

  • Applicant must possess Local/Domicile Certificate from Balochistan Province/erstwhile FATA.
  • Applicants must have completed 16 years education with at least 60% marks.
  • Maximum age is 35 years as on Closing Date.
  • Applicants must have acquired the requisite academic qualifications on or before the closing date.
  • The Applicants who are already availing any other HEC/Government scholarship are NOT eligible to apply.
  • The Applicants will have to meet HEC and University criteria for admission in MS programs.

Important Note

  • Scholarships will be awarded on merit and District/Agency Quota.
  • Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of Aptitude Test (conducted by HEC) score and Academic credentials scores.
  • The scholarship distribution ratio for the students of Balochistan & FATA is 50:50.

Scholarships Program Covers: (2019)

  1. Average Tuition Fee and other charges including Hostel Fee up to Rs.60,000 per semester/year.
  2. Living Allowance of Rs. 9,000 per month with an annual increment of Rs. 500 for 2nd year.
  3. Book Allowance of Rs. 6,000 per Annum.
  4. Traveling Allowance of Rs. 5,000 per Annum.
  5. Initial Settlement Allowance of Rs. 10,000 (Once during total study period).

How to Apply (Postgraduate Scholarships​)

  • Applicants are required to submit application online through HEC website   Click here 
  • HEC reserves the right to postpone or cancel the scholarship process at any stage without assigning any reason.

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