Higher Education commission offers indigenous PHD scholarships


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Higher education commission is offering Indigenous scholarships for PHD students. Application are invited from outstanding Pakistani AJK nationals who intended to complete their PHD programs from Pakistani HEC recognized universities/ degree awarding institutes. These scholarships will be offered for the academic year 2015 -2016in all areas of studies disciplines under the project entitled “indigenous PHD scholarships for 5000 scholars –Phase 11”.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicant must have the nationality of Pakistani AJK national.

Candidates must have for MS/ M Phil must have minimum 16 years of education with on 3rd division or grade D in degree certificate in the entire academic year.

Candidates must directly apply for PHD scholarship must have direct CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 in the semester system) or first division ( in the annual system in MS/ MPhil or equivalent degree along with the condition mention.

The candidates who are already availing any other HEC government scholarships are not eligible to apply.

Applicant must have maximum age at the date of closing of application Dec 15, 2015

40 years for full time regular faculty member of public sector / university DAIS and regular employees of the public sector R&D organizations

35 years for all others.

Documents along with the Application:

Photocopies of all educational testimonials attested by the Gazettes officers

Attested copy of domicile

Attested copy of CNIC

One passport size photograph

Those candidates who are on service must apply through proper channel with assurance from theoir employee that, If scholarships is awarded, they will be released immediately and after completation of studies, they will serve the country for mandatory period of five years. However advanced copies will be accepted

Applicant must attach the online deposit slip of RS 500 (non- refundable) as application process in favor director general finance. Fee can be deposited through any bank in account number 1742-79001334-01 Habib bank limited.

Last date: the application deadline is December 15, 2015

Application procedure: candidates must fill online application form from available HEC website ww.hec.gov.pk indigenous and post the printed form along with the supporting documents and copy of the fee slip at the given address below:

Saima Naurin

Project director

Email: indigenuous2015@hec.gov.pk

Indigenous PPHD program me

Human resource development division

Higher education commission SectorH-9 islamabad

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