The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has announced scholarships for Sri Lankan students under the Allama Muhammad Iqbal Scholarship Scheme. These scholarships are offered to Sri Lankan youth for their capacity building through imparting quality education to 1000 scholars in various fields including Medicine. Engineering. Agriculture. Management and Computer Science, etc.
The project aims to promote an effective exchange of knowledge and a better understanding of cultures and traditions between Sri Lankan and Pakistani students. Selected candidates will study at top-ranked Pakistani universities, learn about Pakistani society and values, acquire leadership skills, and help follow Pakistani students and community groups to fees learn about their country and culture. The scholarships offer full tuition fee, maintenance allowance, hostel Charges, book allowance, and one-time travel costs. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply for these scholarships.
HEC Allama Iqbal Scholarship for Sri lankan Students
This scholarship offer is open for all disciplines at BS. MS. and PhD levels in Engineering. Basic and Natural Sciences. Social Sciences Arts and Humanities, including all subjects like Architecture, Fine Arts. Business Education, Computer Sciences. Information Technology. Agriculture Sciences. Media & Communication studies. Languages, etc. As per instructions of the Prime Minister of Pakistan. 100 scholarships have been specifically allocated for MBBS studios. Sri Lankan students may apply according to the category and a availability of al lotted seats given۔
- Scholarships will be awarded on merit.
- On the closing date of admission, the age of applicant for undergraduate studies must not be more than 23 years and for
postgraduate studies, the age should not be more than 35 years for non-faculty and 40 years for faculty members.
- Candidates will be short listed based on Aptitude Test Score (conducted by HEQ and academic credential scores.
- Medium of Instruction will be English.
- The candidate will be required to return and serve Sri Lanka ofter completion of education in Pakistan.
- Candidate who is already availing any other HEC scholarship is not eligible to apply.
- Merit list will be prepared on the basis of information provided by the applicants.
- In case of partially funded scholarships, only tuition fee will be paid to the university. The rest of the expenditure will be met
by Sri Lankan students.
How to Apply:
- All registered candidates must appear in the scholarship test to be organized by HEC in collaboration with the Pakistan High Commission at Colombo and the Government of Sri Lanka.
- In case of provision of false information/any misinformation/misrepresentation. HEC has the right to terminate scholarship atony stage.
The last date for submission of online application is April 30,2022.
Application in hard form will not be entertained.