The Institute of Business Administration, IBA Karachi is the best university in Pakistan for management sciences and related programs. The National Talent Hunt Program is a fully funded scholarship program by IBA Karachi and Ehsan Trust. Students from all over Pakistan are selected for admission in BBA and BS degree programs in IBA. Students from all over Pakistan are eligible to apply for the IBA National Talent Hunt Program.
The latest applications for the IBA National Talent Hunt Program can be submitted by March 2, 2022. The diagnostic test will be held on March 27, 2022. The IBA Talent Hunt Program in 2021 or those who have appeared in the Inter Exams 2021 can apply for the IBA Talent Hunt Program.
Scholarships are available for the following Bachelor degree programs at IBA Karachi
- BS Computer Science
- BS Accounting and Finance
- BS Economics and Mathematics
- BS Social Science & Liberal Arts
IBA Ihsan Trust National Talent Hunt Scholarship covers
- Monthly stipend Rs. 4000/-
- IT Facilities
- Career Counseling
- Corporate visits
- City tour
- Skills workshops
Eligibility Criteria for IBA National Talent Hunt program
Students who have secured 70% or above marks in Matric exams or HSSC-II examinations conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education of Pakistan in the year 2019 /2020 and will be appearing for HSSC Level-II examinations in the year 2020.
IBA Ihsan Trust National Talent Hunt Program – 2021 Schedule
- Last Date of Submission: March 03, 2021
- Assessment Test: March 28, 2021
- Result of Assessment Test: April 16, 2021
- Panel Interviews: April 25, 2021
- Commencement of Classes: June 07, 2021
How to Apply for IBA National Talent Hunt Program 2022
Following are two ways to apply to the NTHP program. You may apply through any one of the methods as per your convenience;
1. Online Method (Preferable and strongly suggested method)
Students who meet the below-mentioned criteria are eligible to apply to the National Talent Hunt Program by filling the Online Application form available on our website i.e. http://talenthunt.iba.edu.pk
2. Manual Form submission
Those who are unable to fill-up the online application form can download the Application Form and send it back by March 03, 2021 to the ‘Director, the IBA National Talent Hunt Program’, IBA Main Campus, University Road, Karachi
Selected candidates will be invited to participate in a two months training program at IBA Karachi for preparation of admission into BBA and BS degree programs.
Selected students for the orientation training program will be provided free of cost training, boarding & Lodging, Stipend, and study material.
Training of following subjects & skills will be provided during orientation;
- English Grammar & Composition
- Presentation & Communication
Orientation training will be conducted by selected IBA faculty, mentors, and other trainers who have demonstrated their proven abilities in their respective fields.
Upon completion of the Orientation Training, all trainees must take the IBA Eligibility Test for BBA / BS degree programs.
Selected on merit and BBA, BS (Accounting and Finance), BS (Social Sciences and Liberal Arts), BS (Computer Sciences) and BS (Economics and Mathematics), BS (Economics) degree programs The offer of admission will be considered. IBA – 100% Scholarship or Loan Arrangement arrangements against tuition fees and other facilities as per the assessment of the student’s need for the said 4 year degree programs on the recommendation of the Financial Aid Committee. Summer semester is not covered in IBA-IT NTHP.
Students enrolled in the IBA-IT NTHP program must maintain a CGPA of 2.5 and above to avail their facilities. If their grades fall below this threshold, they will be placed on probation, if there is another opportunity for improvement in their grades in the coming semester. If they fail to improve their rankings, the services provided may be stopped / withdrawn on a case-by-case basis.