HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Gilgit Baltistan Students in 2023

Discover the HEC Undergraduate Scholarships for Gilgit Baltistan students in 2023 as we delve into the eligibility criteria, application procedure, and the final application deadline.

Gilgit Baltistan students can apply for HEC Undergraduate scholarships to study in top Pakistani universities/institutions through the Higher Education Commission (HEC). Undergraduate students planning to study at universities recognized by HEC can apply for scholarships.

Higher Education Commission Announces Undergraduate Scholarships for Gilgit Baltistan Students to Study in Top Pakistani Universities/Institutions.

These scholarships are intended for students aspiring to pursue four/five-year BS programs at HEC-recognized public sector universities/degree-awarding institutions (DAIs). The application window is open for the academic year 2023-24 across various study disciplines as part of the ‘Undergraduate Scholarship Program for the Students of Gilgit Baltistan in Top Pakistani Universities/Institutions (Batch-III)’ project.

The last date for the application submission is September 30, 2023.

Eligibility Criteria Of HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Gilgit Baltistan Students in 2023:

  • A domicile/local certificate from Gilgit Baltistan is required.
  • Completion of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and/or Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) or equivalent is necessary. Preference for those completing SSC/HSSC or equivalent from Gilgit Baltistan.
  • Applicants currently benefiting from other scholarships are ineligible.
  • Applications are open for public sector universities/institutions across Pakistan. Students bear additional expenses beyond PC-1 coverage.
  • The maximum age limit is 22 years at the application submission closing date.
  • Meeting both HEC and university criteria for BS program admission is obligatory.

Features: HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Gilgit Baltistan Students in 2023 will cover the following points;

  • Coverage: Tuition, hostel, and other charges included, up to Rs. 240,000 per year.
  • Monthly stipend: Rs. 15,000.
  • Book and travel allowance: Rs. 30,000 per year.

Important Note:

  • Shortlisting: Based on Aptitude Test scores (conducted by the Education Testing Council, HEC) and academic records.
  • Minimum Test Score: 50% marks required.
  • Enrolled Students: Those already in a BS program in public sector universities (up to one academic year/session) can apply.
  • Equality: Scholarships awarded regardless of gender, caste, race, or religion.
  • The applicants can apply to any public sector university/institute in Pakistan.
  • For more information, applicants can visit the HEC website (www.hec.gov.pk/site/gb-scholarship)or Click Here.

How to Apply For HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Gilgit Baltistan Students in 2023:

  • Application Submission: Apply online at https://eportal.hec.gov.pk
  • HEC’s Authority: HEC can postpone or cancel the process without explanation.
  •  Applications in hard copy will not be considered.
  • Application Fee: Deposit Rs. 500/- (non-refundable) in Account No.17427900133401, HBL, SRC H-9 Branch, Islamabad. Upload bank receipt image while applying.
  • Deadline: The last application date is September 30, 2023.
  • Stay Updated: Check emails and the HEC site regularly for updates. Apply generously before the closing date for timely assistance.

HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Gilgit Baltistan students in 2023


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