Friday , July 30 2021

Higher Education Commission (HEC) Ph.D. Scholarships for US Universities

Higher Education Commission (HEC) Ph.D. Scholarships for US Universities for Fall 2021 & Spring 2022 under ‘US – Pakistan Knowledge Corridor’ initiative of HEC.

Higher Education Commission (HEC) Ph.D. Scholarships for US Universities

Applications are invited from outstanding Pakistani/ AJK nationals for the award of Ph.D. Scholarships in QS World Ranked US Universities.

How to Apply:

Application must be submitted online on the HEC portal: https://scholarships.hec.gov.pk/ until January 10, 2021, and the Closing date for the scholarship application is January 10, 2021.
For scholarship coverage and further details, please visit www.hec.gov.pk/english/scholarshipsgrants/US-Pakcorridor/Pages/default.aspx

Higher Education Commission (HEC) Ph.D. Scholarships for US Universities


Eligibility Criteria
a. Pakistani/AJKnationals.
b. Minimum four-year Bachelors degree (BS/BSc/BE (16 years of formal education)}.
c. Maximum one T Division and no 3“ Division in an entire academic career.
d. Maximum age on the closing date shall not exceed:
I. 40 years in case of regular faculty members of Public Sector Universities/Government Colleges and
Researchers of approved registered R&D Organizations (Born after January 10, 1981).
II. 35 years in all other cases on the closing date of the application (Born after January 10, 1986).
Merit Determination Formula:
e. GRE Scores-60% (Preference will be given to the higher scores)
f. Those having GRE waived by the host university will be required to appear in the HAT test and get a 60% score in addition to meeting the eligibility criteria of the host university.
g. HEC AEF Formula 30%.
h. Must not be availing any other Scholarship.

Address:  HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION

Muhammad Hassan Rind
Project Manager
US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor
Email: pmu@hec.gov.pk