The project is focused towards providing opportunities for access to higher education to under privileged candidates of Baluchistan, who despite possessing academic merit are unable to overcome the obstacle of funding, which is not only restricted to tuition costs, but extends to accommodation and living expenses. The program is meant to provide 600 Master leading to PhD scholarships (200 overseas and 400 indigenous) to talented students of Baluchistan. The current project is in line with the overall objectives of the Sector and closely linked with the other development projects under implementation for the promotion and development of Province.
Deadline: 20 Oct 2013
a) Age: Up to 30 years for scholars on open merit and up to 40 years for in-service government servants.
b) Domicile: Baluchistan
c) Academic Qualification: Candidates must have completed 16 years of education (Bachelor/Masters)
d) At least two certificates/degrees must have been studied in and obtained from HEC recognized universities/DAIs located in Baluchistan province.
e) A minimum of 45% marks will be allowed while no 3rd Division would be acceptable.
f) Candidate must qualify the local GAT (general) type test conducted by National Testing Service and obtain at least 50% Marks.
g) Preference may be given to candidates with MS/M.Phil Degrees and for direct PhD age limit will be 35 years.
How to Apply for Indigenous Scholarships
Applications are invited from Local/Domicile Baluchistan for the award of local scholarships for MS/MPhil leading to PhD / PhD:
Documents required with Application
The following documents are required to be submitted along with the printed copy of online application form:
a) Attested Photocopies of all educational testimonials. b) Attested Photocopy of CNIC, and Domicile. c) Copy of PEC Registration for engineering discipline. (if applicable) d) Copy of PMDC Registration for Medical discipline. (if applicable) e) In-Service (only for Government employees) candidates need to apply through proper channel with assurance from their employer that if scholarship is awarded, they will be released immediately and after completion of the studies, they will serve at parent Department/Universities/Colleges. Advance copies will be accepted however NOC from the organization must be provided before 20th Oct, 2013. f) Original deposit slip/ Bank Draft/ ATM Transfer Slip of Rs.200/- as application processing fee in favor of Director Finance, HEC can be deposited at Habib Bank limited, on Account Number 17427900133401