Allama Iqbal Scholarships 2020 for Sri lankan Students (Fully funded to Pakistan)

Allama Iqbal Scholarships 2020 for sri lankan students for study in pakistan

Deadline: March 13, 2020

Free scholarships for srilankan students 2020

Higher Education Commission (HEC), is pleased to announce ‘Allama Iqbal Scholarships 2020‘ under the Pak-Sri Lanka Higher Education Cooperation Programme. Spread over the course of next five years, Allama Iqbal Scholarships provide an excellent opportunity for 1000 Sri Lankan students to visit Pakistan and pursue undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral degree programs in Engineering Science, Basic and Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences.

The scholarship aims to promote an effective exchange of knowledge and better understanding of cultures and tradition between Sri Lankan and Pakistani students. Selected candidates will study in top-ranked Pakistani universities, learn about Pakistani society and values, acquire leadership skills, and help educate fellow Pakistani students and community groups about their country and culture.

The Allama Iqbal Scholarships are part of HEC’s internationalization initiative to encourage international students to study in Pakistan. Women candidates are highly encouraged to apply for these scholarships.

Scholarship benefits for  Allama Iqbal Scholarships 2020

The Scholarship offers full tuition fee of the Programme for study in Pakistani universities, accommodation allowance, study allowance, books allowance, and one-time return air-ticket.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Medicine GCE A’ Levels / equivalent examination (Pre-Medical) with at least 65% Marks.
Engineering GCE A’ Levels / equivalent examination (Pre-Engineering) with at least 65% Marks.
Bachelor Degree Program GCE A’ Levels / equivalent examination in required subjects with at least 60% Marks.
Master Degree Programs 16 years education in relevant subjects with 60% marks at graduate level
Doctoral Degree Programs 18 years education in relevant subject with CGPA 3.00/4.00 at Master’s level. Research thesis at MS level is required.

* Candidates must provide Equivalence Certificate from IBCC and HEC, after they are awarded with Allama Iqbal Scholarship. 

Programs Offered

PARTICIPATING UNIVERSITIES FOR ALLAMA IQBAL SCHOLARSHIPS 2020

 ENGINEERING UNIVERSITIES:

S. Engineering University Website
1 NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi www.neduet.edu.pk
2 National University of Science and Technology (NUST) www.nust.edu.pk
3 Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Sindh www.admin.muet.edu.pk
4 University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar www.uetpeshawar.edu.pk
5 University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila www.uettaxila.edu.pk
6 University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore www.uet.edu.pk
7 COMSATS University, Islamabad www.comsats.edu.pk
8 Bahria University, Islamabad www.bahria.edu.pk
9 Air University, Islamabad www.au.edu.pk
10 University of Agriculture, Faisalabad www.uaf.edu.pk
11 National Textile University, Faisalabad www.ntu.edu.pk

 

GENERAL UNIVERSITIES:

S. General University Website
1 International Islamic University, Islamabad www.iiu.edu.pk
2 Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad www.qau.edu.pk
3 Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi www.fjwu.edu.pk
4 University of Agriculture, Faisalabad www.uaf.edu.pk
5 University of Peshawar, Peshawar www.uop.edu.pk
6 COMSATS University, Islamabad www.comsats.edu.pk
7 Bahria University, Islamabad www.bahria.edu.pk
8 Air University, Islamabad www.mail.au.edu.pk
9 University of the Punjab, Lahore www.pu.edu.pk  
10 University of Sindh, Jamshoro www.usindh.edu.pk
11 PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi www.uaar.edu.pk 
12 Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar www.imsciences.edu.pk
13 Sukkur IBA University, Sukkur www.iba-suk.edu.pk/
14 The University of Agriculture, Peshawar www.aup.edu.pk
15 Government College University, Lahore www.gcu.edu.pk
16 Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan www.bzu.edu.pk
17 University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore www.uvas.edu.pk/index.php  
18 Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad www.ist.edu.pk
19 National College of Arts, Lahore www.nca.edu.pk/
20 National University of Modern Languages (NUML) www.numl.edu.pk/
21 Information Technology University, Lahore https://itu.edu.pk/
22 University of Education, Lahore www.ue.edu.pk/beta/
23 Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU) www.smiu.edu.pk/
24 University of Karachi www.uok.edu.pk/
25 Karakorum International University www.kiu.edu.pk/
26 Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS) www.buitms.edu.pk/

MERIT CRITERIA

S.no Item Percentage (% age)
1 HEC Scholarship Test 50
2 Academic Achievements 30
3 Interview 20
​Total: 100

HOW TO APPLY

​Click here to download User Manual

  • An application form to be filled online at http://eportal.hec.gov.pk/paksl
  • All registered candidates appear in scholarship test organized by HEC in collaboration with Pakistan High Commission in Colombo and Sri Lankan Ministry of Higher Education
  • Shortlisted candidates appear in an interview to be held at Pakistan High Commission, Colombo in collaboration with Sri Lankan Ministry of Higher Education.

For more Information: Visit the website for Allama Iqbal Scholarships 2020 for Sri lankan Students