Benefits of US-Pak Knowledge Corridor Scholarships for the USA

Monthly Stipend

Health Insurance

Fully funded tuition fee

Settlement allowance


Eligibility Criteria for US Pak Knowledge Corridor Scholarship

Pakistani/AJK nationals

MS/MPhil from HEC recognized University

Candidates with 4-years Bachelor Degree (16 years of education), eligible for direct admission in Ph.D. programs at US Universities

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Age limit: maximum 40 years for regular faculty & researchers of public sector universities/R&D organizations, and 35 years for all others

Valid and acceptable GRE & TOEFL scores required for admission in US Universities

Scholars who have already secured admission or those enrolled in Ph.D. program in the top 235 US Universities & 23 University Systems may also apply for the scholarship

Academic criteria:

Academic merit-based on the HEC-AEF calculator will be applicable

Have a maximum of 2 Second Divisions throughout the academic career

Have no 3rd Division or grade D in his/her career

No less than 50% marks in the academic career.

How to apply for US-Pak Knowledge Corridor Scholarship 2022

Applications for scholarships are invited from those prospective applicants who satisfy both the general eligibility and specific eligibility criteria.

Please send scanned copies of the application form along with other required documents to the following email address. The document shall be attested by a gazetted officer of Grade 17/ above. At this stage, you are not required to submit hard copies of this application and other documents. You may be asked to submit hard copies later when required. A complete set of documents along with the application shall be submitted one time and individual copies shall not be accepted.

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Those prospective applicants who satisfy general eligibility criteria but fail to meet specific eligibility requirements may apply for the scholarship, provided they have a valid score of 308 (three hundred and eight) or above in GRE (General).

The latest QS Ranking shall apply. Top Universities website ( will be used as a reference for QS Ranking, e. For more detail, such as eligibility criteria, financial coverage, list of US Universities and their tentative deadlines for admission, please visit HEC Website (US – Pak Knowledge Corridor Page).