Terms & Conditions


  1. The scholarships will be awarded in specific subject areas for each participating university. The institution wise list of subjects and detail of MS & PhD scholarships is available on HEC website http://hec.gov.pk/site/fdpos.
  2. A candidate may choose maximum of three participating Universities provided the scholarship is being offered by multiple universities in that subject area.
  3. Applicants are required to fill the information through online application process. Requests for amendment will not be entertained after submission of online application.
  4. Only females can apply for Sardar Bahadur Khan Women University, Quetta.
  5. HEC may conduct scholarship test and/or interview for shortlisting. The candidates will be informed about test/interview via email.
  6. Applications will be processed on the basis of online data / information provided by the applicants. In case any information is found to be untrue/ misrepresented at any stage; the application will be rejected.
  7. Scholarships for National Institute of Science & Technical Education (Skill University), Islamabad will be awarded only to those candidates who will obtain registration as "Graduate/Professional Engineering Technologist" with National Technology Council (NTC), Pakistan.
  8. Candidates who are not faculty member already, will go through the selection process independently carried out by the respective University.
  9. Successful scholars will be appointed without pay & allowances till completion of their studies. The emoluments will start once they join the sponsoring university after successful completion of the studies abroad.
  10. In-service applicants and faculty members at universities; other than those mentioned in this advertisement, will also go through same selection procedure as explained above; in case they are considered for award of scholarship.
  11. Award of scholarship will only be confirmed after faculty appointment and grant of study leave as per rules of the University.
  12. Candidates will have to secure admission in the international universities/ countries with whom HEC has agreement. For further detail about countries/international universities please visit http://www.hec.gov.pk/english/scholarshipsgrants/OSSPhase-III/Pages/HEC-Partner-Countries-and-Universities.aspx
  13. Awardees will have to execute a bond with HEC and respective university to serve the same university for 5 and 3 years after completion of PhD and MS studies respectively. No request for change of University for the purpose of service bond will be entertained in any case.