Eligibility Criteria

 

  • Projects are invited in the following priority fields only (for 2018 entries)
    • Energy Technologies
    • Food Technologies
    • Sustainable Environmental Technologies
    • Material Science
    • Smart Transportation Systems
    • Robots and Smart Systems
  • The major cost of the project will be borne by the participating universities from Pakistan and Turkey.
  •  The program will support only mobility of the researchers to and from Pakistan.
  •  Active participation and mobility of young researchers, especially doctoral students (enrolled under supervision by the PI) is one of the key objective.
  •  Applicant must hold a regular faculty position at public/selected private sector university eligible for HEC research funding.
  •  Each project must be submitted simultaneously in Pakistan and Turkey.
  •  The proposals must be signed by the head of institutions as well.
  • The host institution must guarantee having the needed capacities (e.g. working space) to accommodate the visiting fellows.
  • Partner universities are required to sign Mevlana Exchange Programme Protocol for Turkey side.
  • Maximum two research projects can be submitted by one PI for funding.
  •  Project life will be for one to three years.