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75TH National Top Talent Scholarship Programme for Pakistani Students In MS/PhD

Deadline: March 21 2023

75TH National Top Talent Scholarship Programme for Pakistani Students In MS/PhD

HEC Pakistan Foreign Scholarships – On the auspicious occasion of National Celebrations of 75th Independence Anniversary of Pakistan, the Honorable Prime Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan has been pleased to award 40 PhD & 35 MS Scholarships to Pakistani and Azad Kashmir nationals in the world’s top 25 ranked universities.

After obtaining degrees in advance technologies and cutting-edge disciplines, these scholars will prove to be national assets and help the country to enter a new era.
75 scholarships for world’s top 25 ranked universities in selected fields. Also Read: Test Date for Undergraduate Scholarships for Balochistan/Erstwhile FATA

Scholarship period will be for 2 years for MS and 4 years for PhD​

75TH CELEBRATION OF INDEPENDENCE DAY OF PAKISTAN SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM – ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  1. ​Applicant should be a Pakistani/Azad Kashmir national
  2. Confirmed/Unconditional Admission/Enrollment in any of the Top 25 Ranked University (QS/Times Higher Education) in selected subjects
  3. Candidates must have a minimum qualification at the of application submission:
    • For MS Scholarships: BS/BE/Masters or equivalent to 16 years of education in relevant field of studies
    • For PhD Scholarships: MS/MPhil/ME or equivalent to 18 years of education in relevant field of studies.
  4. Applicants must have a minimum CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0  and 3.75 out of 5 in semester system or First Division (in the annual system) in BS/BE/Masters/equivalent for MS scholarships and MS/MPhil/ME/Equivalent degree for PhD Scholarships.
  5. Maximum one-second division throughout the academic career prior to the final degree.
  6. Maximum age on the closing date:
    1. 40  years  for  full-time  regular  Faculty  Members  of  Public  Sector Universities/Colleges or employees of the Public Sector organization.
    2. 35 years for all others
  7. Must not be availing any other scholarship. (in case, applicant to any of the HEC Scholarship Scheme, need to submit the NOC ​from that scholarship project).
  8. Employees of any Public Sector University/Organization needs to submit an NOC to apply for the scholarship from his/her organization. Also Read: Sri lankans Attends Pak-Sri Lanka Higher Education Cooperation Programme

LIST OF FOREIGN UNIVERSITIES

​Top 25 THE Ranking Universities 2022:

Sr. No

Name

Country

THE Rank

1

University of Oxford

United Kingdom

1​

2

California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

United States

2

3

Harvard University

United States

2

4

Stanford University

United States

4

5

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom

5​

6

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)​

United States

5

7

Princeton University

United States

7

8

University of California, Berkeley

United States

8

9

Yale University

United States

9​

10

The University of Chicago

United States

10

11

Columbia University

United States

11

12

Imperial College London

United Kingdom

12

13

Johns Hopkins University

United States

13

14

University of Pennsylvania

United States

13

15

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zurich

Switzerland

15​

16

Peking University

China

16

17

Tsinghua University

China

16

18

University of Toronto

Canada

18

19

University College London (UCL)

United Kingdom

18

20

University of California, Los Angeles

United States

20

21

National University of Singapore

Singapore

21

22

Cornell University

United States

22

23

Duke University

United States

23

24

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

United States

24

25

Northwestern University

United States

24

Top 25 QS Ranking Universities 2023:

Sr. No

University Name

Address

QSRanking

1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT​)

United States

1

2

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom

2

3

Stanford University

United States

3

4

University of Oxford

United Kingdom

4

5

HarvardUniversity

United States

5

6

California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

United States

6

7

Imperial College London

United Kingdom

7

8

University College London

United Kingdom

8

9

ETH (Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule) Zurich

Switzerland

9

10

The University of Chicago

United States

10​

11

National University of Singapore (NUS)

Singapore

11

12

Peking University

China

12

13

University of Pennsylvania

United States

13

14

Tsinghua University

China

14​​​

15

The University of Edinburgh

United Kingdom

15

16

École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Switzerland

16

17

Princeton University

United States

16

18

Yale University

United States

18

19

Nanyang Technological University

Singapore

19

20

Cornell University

United States

20

21

The University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

21

22

Columbia University

United States

22

23

The University of Tokyo

Japan

23

24

Johns Hopkins University

United States

24

25

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

United States

25​

SELECTED SUBJECTS
Subject Priorities for 75 Scholarships
Sr. #​ Priority Research Area
1 Agriculture & Veterinary Sciences
2 Artificial Intelligence (AI) – Information Technology
3 Biotechnology & Bioinformatics
4 Cyber Security – Information Technology
5 Data Sciences – Information Technology
6 Hydrology and Water resources management – Civil Engineering
7 International Law – Social Sciences
8 Nonproliferation and Peace Studies – Social Sciences
9 Renewable Energy – Electrical Engineering
10 Satellite & Aerospace – Aerospace Engineering
11 Urban Planning & Development
12 Development Economics – Social Sciences
13 Disaster & Risk Management
14 Engineering and Emerging Sciences
15 International Relations
16 Public Administration & Management
17 Education
18​ Business Administration & Management
HOW TO APPLY
  • Scholarships will be advertised in daily newspapers and on HEC Official Website
  • Scholars​hip period will be 2 years for MS studies and 4 years for PhD studies.
  • Applicant has to apply on HEC Scholarship E-Portal, Click on Apply Online.
  • Candidates have to secure admissions in world’s top 25 ranked universities.​​
  • Candidates have​ to return to Pakistan immediately after completion of their studies.
  • Successful candidates have to sign an agreement with HEC to serve for a period of 3 years for MS and 5 years of PhD in Pakistan after completion of their studies.

For more Information: Visit the website for 75TH National Top Talent Scholarship Programme for Pakistani Students

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