Saturday , January 28 2023

HEC Overseas Scholarship Spring 2023/Fall 2023

Applications are invited from outstanding Pakistani/AJK nationals for the award of Ph.D. and MS & MPhil scholarships Ph.D. scholarships are Peng ordered in selected fields, whereas MS/MPhil scholarships are being offered m Engineering Technology. Scholarships will be awarded tor Spring-2021/Fall-2021 session m HEC-identified top-ranked foreign universities of advanced countries.


Pakistani Nationality Holder /AJK national. For Ph.D. scholarships, candidates must have a minimum qualification of MS/MPhil/ME or equivalent (18 years) before the closing date. For MS/MPhil scholarships in Engineering Technology, candidates must have a minimum of Sixteen years of education and should be registered with National Technology Council (NTC) Pakistan.

Maximum one 2nd Division throughout the academic career prior to the final degree Candidates must have a minimum CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 in Semester System or 1st Division (in the annual system) in Terminal Degree.

Maximum age on the closing date:

  1. 40 years for full-time regular faculty members of public sector universities/colleges and employees of the public sector R&D organizations registered with Pakistan Council for Science & Technology (PCST)
  2. 35 years for all others

Must have a minimum of 70% marks in a valid HEC Aptitude Test (HAT). HEC will consider the best HAT score for the last two years for shortlisting purposes. Must not be availing any other scholarship.

HEC Overseas Scholarships for PhD in Selected Fields & MS/MPhil in Engineering Technology.

HEC APTITUDE TEST (HAT) Education Testing Council (ETC) Pakistan will conduct HEC Aptitude Test (HAT) on October 18, 2020 (tentatively). For more information, visit ETC’s official website:
APPLICATION SUBMISSION Applications must be submitted online via the HEC portal by Monday, October 12, 2020. Original online deposit slip OR ATM transfer slip of Rs 500/- (non-refundable) as application processing fee in favour of Director General Finance,
HEC must be uploaded on HEC portal. Fee can be deposited in Account Number 1742-79001334-01, Habib Bank Limited, Shalimar Recording Company Branch, Islamabad, Pakistan through any bank.
For further details, please visit

Address: Higher Education Commission Sector H-9. Islamabad