How to Apply

Applications can be submitted in response to an advertisement. Submission must be made to the HEC online portal (research.hec.gov.pk). Please go through the User Manual before filling of online application. Once the required details are filled online, please upload all the required documents in .pdf form and submit the application before deadline.

The submitted applications are assessed by other active researchers with great expertise within the field. HEC evaluates the process continuously and has clear guidelines for the assessment of work. The assessment shall be of high quality and be conducted in an objective, impartial and transparent manner.

Applicants are required to have confirmed placement letter from Top 200 QS world ranked universities/Institutes. The online application will only proceed further if the prospective host supervisor confirms/approves request of the applicant for postdoc position in the online application system. Otherwise, the application will not proceed further.

Applicants have to Deposit /Online Transfer /Bank Draft/Pay Order/ATM Transfer Rs.1000/- (Non-refundable), as application processing fee in favor of Director General Finance, HEC. Fee can be deposited to Habib Bank limited, in A/C No. 1742-79001334-01.

Only SUBMITTED applications will be processed. SAVED applications will not be considered.

HEC attested PhD degree/equivalence certificate may be required after submission of application. Applicants are advised to start process of attestation/equivalence of their PhD Degree at once. Please visit eservices.hec.gov.pk to submit your Attestation Application.