The Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan invites joint research proposals from Pakistani faculty members of public and approved private universities for HEC funding in the following six areas under Pak-Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Programme:
Sustainable Environmental Technologies
Robots and Smart Systems
Smart Transportation Systems
The programme is one of the upshots of Turkish-Pakistani cooperation within the scope of internationalisation effort of higher education systems. It is implemented in Turkey by the Council of Higher Education (CoHE) and in Pakistan by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) to support the academic/ research activities.
The objective of this programme is to develop new scientific and technological cooperation between Turkish and Pakistani higher education institutions by supporting the mobility of graduate students and academic staff.
How to Apply
Applicant must hold a faculty position in HEC recognised public or approved private universities for HEC funding.
Pakistani Researcher/ Principal Investigator is to identify the Turkish partner.
Projects to be submitted on the prescribed form available at HEC website: www.hec.gov.pk/site/ptrg
Partners must submit the Project simultaneously in Pakistan and Turkey.
Partner universities are required to sign the Mevlana Exchange Programme Protocol for the Turkish side.
Maximum one research project can be submitted by one Principal Investigator for funding.
The application completed in all aspects should reach the following address by November 15, 2019, before 1700 hours.
Assistant Director (BMP-R&D Division) Higher Education Commission
Sector H-9, Islamabad. UAN: 111-119-432(HEC)