Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in US 2021 is accepting new applications. Pakistani applicants can apply for the exchange program in the USA with fully funded scholarships in the USA through the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (UGRAD). The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan) provides emerging youth leaders from diverse communities across Pakistan with the opportunity to attend American universities and colleges for non-degree academic study.

The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S. Government and administered by World Learning. Since 2008, World Learning has given this occasion to more than 2,500 Global UGRAD understudies. Members leave the U.S. with the apparatuses to become pioneers in their callings and networks. Worldwide UGRAD graduated class proceeds to get Fulbright awards, get lofty global temporary jobs, and work in business and government in their nations of origin and areas.

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During a semester of undergraduate classes and community engagement, participants strengthen their leadership, academic, and career-preparedness skills while building relationships with Americans. Participants return home as engaged leaders committed to tackling pressing challenges in their communities and fostering greater understanding between people of the United States and Pakistan.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: Global UGRAD for Pakistani Students
  • Department: Maximum Fields
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Award: Full-Funded
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Not Known
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • The award can be taken in United State of America
  • Deadline: 5 March 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Interested applicants to study in the USA with fully funded exchange programs through Global UGRAD program must fulfill the following eligibility criteria;

  • Applicants should be Pakistani Citizens (Pakistan/AJK)
  • Students should be under the age of 25 years
  • Applicants should be currently enrolled in Pakistani colleges or universities
  • Students should be in the 14th or 15th year of their formal education. Means 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th Semester Students.
  • Students enrolled in either, a four-year bachelor’s program or a two-year bachelor’s programs are eligible to apply.
  • Strong Leadership Qualities and potential in their University and Community Activities.
  • Having Interest in Learning about the United States.
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Students from diverse backgrounds, especially those students who have not previously had opportunities to travel internationally are encouraged to apply.
  • Woman and disable people will also encouraged to apply

Goals of Global UGRAD 2021

  • Strengthen participants’ leadership skills and experience
  • Enhance participants’ academic competencies and career preparedness skills
  • Increase participants’ community engagement abilities and commitment to service
  • Contribute to increased understanding between the people of the United States and Pakistan through participants’ engagement in their host and home communities.

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How to Apply

The interested and eligible candidate is encouraged to apply for the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program 2021 (Global UGRAD) by following the given procedure;

Students are encouraged to read the instruction and overview of the Global UGRAD 2021 for Pakistani students before starting the online application.

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After reading the carefully and following the instructions must submit your online application for Undergraduate Exchange Program by clicking on the link given below;

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  • J-1 visa support
  • Round-trip travel from student’s home city to host institution in the U.S.
  • Accident and sickness coverage
  • Tuition and mandatory university fees
  • Room and board (housing and meals)
  • A small allowance for incidentals
  • A limited allowance for books
  • A limited allowance for cultural enrichment activities
  • Alumni networking opportunities

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Muhammad Usman

Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


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