On low budget, these countries offer great opportunities to study abroad for Pakistani students

Jacob University:

Located in Bremen Germany, Jacob University as an institute have emerged as one of the best choices to study in Germany with no tuition fee. JU offers diverse range of programs for undergraduates, post-graduates and doctorate degree. The university ranks 50th in Germany and 762th overall in the world.

The social sciences programs don’t require any tuition fee, however, the Business management and Computer sciences require $5000 each year for master’s program.

For more details click the link: https://www.jacobs-university.de/

Zhengzhou University:

Since CPEC is started and the friendship of Pak-China entered in a new phase, China is one of the key preferences for Pakistani students to study for higher studies after Europe and Australia. Zhengzhou University offers programs from social sciences to Engineering. With less tuition fee and hundreds of merits and need based scholarships, ZU makes it an ideal place to study in China. The admissions open in Janurary to March each year, with the attached application of Scholarships as well. With scholarship provided, it also gives you an additional stipend to minimize the tension to work part time after studies.

World ranking 770
National ranking 47
For more details click the link: https://english.zzu.edu.cn/

Seoul University:

South Korea is the best place to study if you are into robots and computer based higher studies. Like Japan and Taiwan, South Korea invests very much in technology related fields. With World Ranking of 36, Seoul National University is one of the top higher education institute in South Korea. The best part is higher education is close to free in South Korean universities.

The admissions open in January for international students and it offers scholarships to all the selected students. The procedure of applying is as follow: https://gsis.korea.ac.kr/admissions/admission-for-international-students

Leiden University:

Leiden University is one of the old and top university in the world. Located in South Holland province of Netherlands, it ranked at 50 in world rankings. Being Cheap it provides the opportunity to the best candidates around the world to study there for free.

The average tuition fee is around $5000 per year.

For more details click the link: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en

Cairo University:

If you are planning to study in top African university at a cheap and reasonable price, then Cairo University is a place for you. With world ranking at 743, it offers most of its programs at $1500-2000 per year. Plus you get a work permit to do job there.

For more details click the link: https://cu.edu.eg/Home

University of Johannesburg:

South Africa is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. University of Johannesburg is South Africa’s top higher education institute. The average program fee is $1000-$1800 per year. You can also get a work permit during your period of stay.

University of Johannesburg ranks at 706 in world ranking.

For more details click the link: https://www.uj.ac.za/

University of Bergen:

Located in Norway, UiB is is an internationally recognized research university. Academic diversity and high quality are fundamental for us. UiB is the most cited university in Norway. It ranked at 220 and with almost $300 paid in the first semester UiB don’t have other expenses others than hostels to care for.

You need to learn Norwegian language if you wish to work part time along with studies.

For more details click the link: https://www.uib.no/en

Aalto University:

Scandinavian universities are perhaps the cheapest and well categorized universities in world rankings. Finland’s University of Aalto also make it to the list with 200 number in top 1000 universities in the world.

With multi-disciplinary fields of arts, social sciences, computer and engineering it is a hub of great opportunity of Pakistani Students to get in.

However the fee is bit higher considering the other universities in the list. It ranges from $10000 to $15000 for master’s program.

For more details click the link: https://www.aalto.fi/en/

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