Question 1:  How can I apply for PMFRS?

Answer:   PMFRS Scheme is closed. HEC will continue to reimburse the dues of the students who are registered with PMFRS Scheme and enrolled in the university/college (selected under the scheme) on/before 20-04-2018. Students who are not registered with PMFRS scheme are not eligible

Question 2: I had been enrolled in the university during the period when new intake under the Scheme was active but I did not registration on HEC portal. How can my Fee would be Reimbursed?

 Answer:     Students who are not registered with PMFRS scheme are not eligible

Question3: I received first instalment. How to register for subsequent semester Fee Reimbursement?

Answer:       Students are not required to register again for subsequent semester Fee Reimbursement. Focal person Universities/Post graduate Colleges are responsible for sending names to HEC

Question 4: I have completed my M.Sc. degree and received complete reimbursement for this degree. Now I am enrolled in the MS/MPhil program in the same university. How will I get the reimbursement of MS/MPhil degree?

Answer:   The student has to re-registered on PMFRS portal through updation process for next level degree. (When PMFRS portal open for new registration) Student who did not updated  his/her record in time is not eligible for further reimbursement

Question 5   Is this a fully funded scholarship program or contains any monthly stipend/student's allowance?


  1. No. PMRS Scheme is not a scholarship program and does not offer any monthly stipend /student's allowance.
  2. On and Off Mandatory charges which includes Registration Fee/Enrolment Fee, Admission fee (For new admissions only), Examination Fee, Library charges(non-refundable), Laboratory charges, Research related academic activities only.
  3. Non-Study related heads like transport fee, hostel fee, Sports fee, Endowment Fund, Equipment Fee, Health Fee or Any Refundable dues will not be paid.

Question 6:   When will funds release to Universities/Colleges?

Answer:   As the Government of Pakistan release the funds for PMFRS Scheme to HEC, Funds will be released to concerned universities/colleges (selected under the scheme). University/College will reimburse the fee to the students.

Question 7:   When will I receive remaining Fee?

Answer Please contact focal person of your university for details.

Question 8:   I have received less amount as compare to my class fellows.

Answer: Please contact focal person of University for clarification and details. If university is unable           to resolve the issue, email on tfp@hec.gov.pk.


Question 9:   My fee was due in FY 2019-2020 but I did not received any payment?

Answer: HEC did not received PMFRS budget for FY 2019-2020 from Government of Pakistan. HEC  has submitted the Budget requirement of FY 2020-2021 and liabilities of FY 2019-2020. As   
the required budget received from Government of Pakistan, HEC will immediately release
the funds to universities for further reimbursement to the students

Question 10: I have been reimbursed 2nd, 3rd and 4th semester fee but 1st semester was not reimbursed. Now University is asking my 1st semester fee.

Answer: You have registered in 2nd semester/2nd year of your study. Therefore, your semester prior study period will not be reimbursed. Reimbursement is made w.e.t student registration with PMFRS portal not with date of  registration