Current Status

Current Status

  • Applications are invited from the fresh PhD professionals round the year.
  • HEC has processed and placed 4085 PhD professionals at Pakistani Universities/HEIs against 139 batches of IPFP till January 15, 2019.
  • Out of the total scholars placed, 2600 (70%) have been inducted in the same institutions, where they have been placed for IPFP tenure.
  • HEC has taken the ab​sorption status of 2,968 PhD Faculty Members for monitoring purpose  at recognized Public and 'W' category Private Sector Universities/Degree Awarding Institutes who have completed their 'One year' under IPFP till June 30, 2018.
  • HEC will encourage to place IPFP members to only those universities/DAIs whose absorption rate of retaining them as their faculty member is maximum.
  • HEC has stopped sending IPFP placement in the following mentioned universities till further notice. However, HEC will consider the cases of these universities on receipt of undertaking / assurance received from university/Vice Chancellor that the faculty inducted through IPFP, the position should be available and must be advertised within six months:
    • Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
    • PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi
    • International Islamic University, Islamabad
    • Karakoram International University, Gilgit
    • University of Sargodha, Sargodha
  • HEC has stopped further placements in the following universities/HEIs:
    • Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS), Islamabad including its all affiliated institutions