Higher Education Commission HEC has announced PHD Scholarships for the Pakistani Nationals in leading Universities of US under US Pak Knowledge Corridor for the Academic Year 2019. The details of HEC PHD Scholarships is as under:-

Eligibility Criteria for HEC scholarships US Pak knowledge Corridor

  • Pakistani / AJK National
  • Candidates having an MS/Mphil Degree (18 Years of education ) from HEC recognized Universities
  • Candidates with 4 Years Bachelor Degree (16 Years of education) are eligible for direct admission in PHD programme at US Universities
  • Age Limit 40 Years for regular faculty and researchers of public Sector Universities/ R&D Organization , while 35 years for all others.
  • Candidates with valid and acceptable GRE and TOFEL scores are required for Admission in US Universities.
  • Scholars who have already secured admission or those enrolled in PHD Programmes in top 235 US Universities  and 23 University system may also apply for scholarship
  • Candidates must have strong commitment to serve Universities / R&D Organizations in Pakistan after the completion of studies.

Programs Offered in following Fields

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Design and Media
  • Social Science
  • Engineering
  • Basic Sciences
  • Medical and Allied Health Sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • Computer Sciences
  • Engineering Technologies
  • Water Resource and Energy

Benefits involved in US PHD Scholarships

This scholarship will cover:-

  • Living expense and return airfare however it does not cover tuition fee
  • Candidates need to secure admission with complete fee waiver from a University among the selected 235 Universities or a University falling under any of 23 University System mentioned on US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor.

How to Apply on HEC Scholarships for PHD in US Universities

All the candidates should apply online on HEC Website

Last Date to Apply : 31st December 2018

For more information regarding HEC scholarships under US Pak Knowledge Corridor  please see the HEC complete advertisement below:-

HEC PHD Scholarships for USA latest 2018


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