Islamabad, August 9, 2023: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) organized the Prize Distribution of Inter-University Essay Writing Competition that was announced on 75th Anniversary of Pakistan's Independence Day. The cash prizes for the Inter-University Essay Writing Competition were Rs. 500,000 for the first position, Rs. 300,000 for the second position, Rs. 200,000 for the third position, and Rs. 100,000 for the fourth to tenth position holders in both Urdu and English categories.
The top three winners of the Inter-University Essay Writing Competition in Urdu were Mr. Talha Ijlal from the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Mr. Saifullah from the International Islamic University, and Ms. Lubna Maryam from the University of Gilgit-Baltistan.
In the English category, Mr. Syed Haris Nawaz from Abdul Wali Khan University, Mr. Muhammad Wajid from the National University of Modern Languages, and Ms. Nimra Arooj from the National University of Medical Sciences secured the top three positions respectively.
Inter-University Essay Writing Competition 2022 (Urdu)
Inter-University Essay Writing Competition 2022 (English)
On the occasion
of 75th Anniversary of Pakistan, Higher
Education Commission in partnership with Ministry of Planning Development & Special Initiatives is
holding Inter-university Essay Writing
Competition in Urdu & English language. The essay writing competition is aimed at
sensitizing the Pakistani youth to analyze opportunities & challenges faced
by the country and identify their role in development of Pakistan through
critical thinking, creativity and productive engagement. It is a great
opportunity for the youth to demonstrate their extra ordinary writing skills
and win national awards.
- Development Journey of
Pakistan from 1947 to 2022; Lessons Learnt viz-a-viz Developing Countries
- Pakistan at 2047:
National Youth Aspirations
کا سفر (۱۹۴۷ تا ۲۰۲۲): ترقی پذیر ممالک سے تقابلی جائزہ
(۲) ۲۰۴۷ کا پاکستان : نسل نو کی امنگیں
PRIZE (English & Urdu)
2nd Position Rs. 300,000
3rd Position Rs. 200,000
4th -10th Position
Rs. 100,000 (each)
be Pakistani / AJK citizen
be regular university student
age limit is 25 years
- Essay should be submitted with duly filled
- Students can participate only in one
language (English or Urdu).
- Word Count for the essay should be between
must be typed in ‘Times New Roman’ size 12, Line spacing 1.5 & Converted to
must be typed and converted to pdf file
- HEC reserves the right to reject any or
all entries without assigning any reason.
- Essay along with Registration Form is to
be e-mailed and hardcopies of the same to be sent through post on the following
Ms. Saher Mirza
deadline for submission is September 06, 2022
Note: There will be no further extension in the deadline.
note that incomplete and duplicate entries will be disqualified
Click here to Download Registration Form Ms Word format
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