HEC Scholarships

HEC Pakistan Announced indigenous Scholarships 2015-16 for M.Phil. &PhD

The Pakistan Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced INDIGENOUS Scholarships for M.phil and PhD Scholars. It invites application from all the Pakistan nationals’ outstanding students to pursue higher education in any of the HES recognized universities or degree awarding institutions. The scholarship is for the academic year of 2015-16 for M.phil and PhD in all academic fields or disciplines. It is a fully funded scholarship from the government of Pakistan.


  • Applicants having Pakistan or AJK nationality are eligible for the scholarship.
  • 16 years education with no 3rd division or D grade in the entire academic is mandatory for Ms/M.Phil.
  • 3 CGPA, in semester system and 1st division in annual system in Ms/M.phil is mandatory for applicants applying for PhD.
  • 40 years for regular faculty members and 35 years for all other applicants is the maximum age limit at the closing date of application.
  • Candidates availing any other HEC or government scholarship are not eligible for the scholarship.

Attested photocopies of all educational testimonials, CNIC, Domicile, and one passport size photograph along with the original band receipt of Rs.500 in favour of Director General Finance HEC should reach the Head office HEC Islamabad on or before 15/12/2015.

Postgraduate scholarships at Quaid-e-Azam University from HEC

One of the leading university of Pakistan, The Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad has offered HEC funded scholarships for the Pakistani and AJK nationals. These scholarships are offered in the disciplines Economics, International Relations, Anthropology, Archeology and DSS. Please read below given advertisement carefully.

HEC Scholarships for Pakistani Students in top Austrian Universities

Higher education Commission of Pakistan announced some social sciences scholarships in top universities of Austria. It is a great opportunity for all Pakistani students. Courses are offered in technical sciences, health sciences and agriculture sciences for the academic year 2015-16. Level of the study is undergraduate and master’s degree. These scholarships are totally merit based. Closing date for the applications is 1st March 2015.

HEC Overseas Scholarships 2015 (MS Leading to PhD)

Here is a great opportunity for all the Pakistanis. Check out below mentioned requirements and eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying. Minimum Eligibility Criteria: - Must have 16 years of education for MS leading to PhD and 18 years education for PhD. - For engineering degree applicant must provide registration certificate with Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). - Maximum two second divisions throughout academic career. - Those already availing HEC scholarships (other then need based) are not eligible to apply. Required Documents: Following documents are required - Attested photocopies of educational testimonials. - Attested copies of CNIC and domicile. - Purpose of interest in higher studies. - Copy of PEC Registration. - Copy of GAT/GRE/ILETS/TOEFL - Research proposal, abstract - In service applicants (Government Employees) need to apply through proper channel.