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HEC Undergraduate Scholarships 2021 For GB

Higher Education Commission HEC Islamabad invites applications for HEC Undergraduate Scholarships 2021 from outstanding students from Gilgit-Baltistan who intend to pursue undergraduate studies (four/five years BS programmes) from HEC-recognised public sector universities/degree awarding institutions (DAIs). The scholarships are being offered for the academic year 2021-22 in all areas of study/disciplines under the project titled, “Undergraduate Scholarship Programme for the Students of Gilgit-Baltistan in Top Pakistani Universities/Institutions (Batch-l)”

Eligibility criteria 

a) Applicants must have domicile/local certificate of Gilgit-Baltistan.

b) Applicants must have completed Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and / or Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) and/or equivalent. However, priority will be given to those students who have passed/completed their SSC/HSSC from Gilgit-Baltistan.

c) Thea applicants who are already availing any other
scholarship are NOT eligible to apply.

d) The applicants can apply to any public sector university/institution of Pakistan. However, any expenditure over and above the cost given in PC-1 will be borne by the student himself/herself.

e) Maximum age limit is 22 years as on the closing = How to Apply
date of application submission.

f) “The candidates will have to meet HEC and university criteria for admission In BS programmes.

Scholarship Will Cover

a) Tuition fee, hostel fee and other charges —
maximum Rs. 240,000 per year.

b) Stipend of Rs.15,000 per month.

c) Books and travelling allowance of Rs. 30,000 per annum.

Important Notes

a) Candidates will be shortlisted based on theirscore in Aptitude Test (to be conducted byEducation Testing Council, HEC) and their academic credentials.

b) Candidates must secure at least 50% marks in the test.

c) Students already enrolled in any BS programme in public sector universities/institutions prior to the advertisement (maximum one academic year/ session) may also apply.

d) The award of scholarships will be made irrespective of gender, caste, race, and religion.

e) For further details and guidelines, please visit

How To Apply

a) Applicants are required to submit applications
online through:

b) HEC reserves the right to postpone or cancel the scholarship process at any stage without assigning any reason.

c) Application in hard form will not be entertained.

d) Applicants are required to deposit Rs. 500/-
(non-refundable) as application fee in Account
No. 17427900133401, Habib Bank Limited, SRC H-9 Branch, Islamabad and should upload the scanned copy/image of bank receipt online
while applying.


Last Date of Receipt of Applications:
October 25, 2021

Applicants are advised to check their emails and HEC website regularly for any updates and are required to apply well before the closing date to get assistance in case of any inconvenience.

Programme Coordinator

Human Resource Development (HRD), Division
Higher Education Commission, Sector H-9, Islamabad
UAN: 051-111-119-432 | Contact URL: @HECPakistan2002 NOTE: © HEC Pakistan

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