HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Students Of Balochistan and Erstwhile FATA 2023-24 PHASE-III Apply Online!

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In this post, we will cover in detail everything related to the HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Students Of Balochistan and Erstwhile FATA 2023-24 PHASE-III, including how to online apply and its eligibility criteria. This is the latest scholarship for Balochistan and FATA students, as advertised on HEC official website.


HEC announced Undergraduate scholarships for Balochistan and FATA students under “Provision of Higher Education Opportunities” project.
Scholarships are available for outstanding candidates with Balochistan or erstwhile FATA domicile.
The scholarships are for Undergraduate studies in HEC-recognized universities in Pakistan, both public and private.

Important Information:

Posted onNovember 17, 2023
LocationBalochistan, Erstwhile FATA
EducationFA, F. Sc, ICS etc
Test Date For Undergraduate Student (Batch-II)December 03, 2023
Last Date For Scholarship To ApplyNovember 20, 2023
ScholarshipsHEC, Merit Base
AddressHigher Education Commission, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Eligibility Criteria:

Age: The candidate’s age must be less than or equal to 22 years on closing date of advertisement for this scholarship program.

Domicile: Candidate must have his/ her own and father’s valid domicile.

Education: Candidate must have completed 12 years of education with at least 60% marks in FA/FSC/I.COM/ICS/DAE and equivalent for scholarship programs.

Student: Those students who are waiting for result are not eligible to apply.

Scholarship: Those candidates who have already HEC/ Government scholarships are not eligible to apply.

How to Online Apply for HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Students Of Balochistan and Erstwhile FATA 2023-24 PHASE-III:

  • Apply online through the HEC website: https://scholarships.hec.gov.pk/
  • No hard copies of applications or documents needed at this stage.
  • Deposit a test fee of Rs. 500 via 1Link 1Bill invoice using participating banks, ATMs, internet banking, mobile banking, Easypaisa, Jazz Cash, or Upaisa.
  • Use 1Link 1Bill Invoice payment service in your mobile app, click on Bill payment or payment services, select 1Bill Invoice payment, and enter the consumer number from the ETC portal. Pay after verifying the details.
  • After fee deposit, click “Verify Online Payment” on the application form. Test fee is non-refundable/non-transferable.
  • Submit the online application; saved or incomplete applications won’t be considered.
  • HEC reserves the right to postpone or cancel the scholarship process at any stage without giving a reason.

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Important Note:

  • Scholarship will be provided on merit and district Quota basis.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted on the basic of Aptitude Test.
  • Candidate Must have at least 50% marks in Aptitude Test.
  • 50:50 ratio of giving scholarship for all candidate from both Balochistan and FATA.
  • A candidate must have the original CNIC to participate in the test.
  • Test Date For Undergraduate Student (Batch-II): December 03, 2023.
  • Candidates must visit the HEC website (https://scholarship.hec.gov.pk/) for more details.

HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Students Of Balochistan and Erstwhile FATA 2023-24 PHASE-III Last Date:

Deadline: The last date for The HEC Undergraduate Scholarships For Students Of Balochistan and Erstwhile FATA 2023-24 PHASE-III is November 20, 2023.

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Important FAQs:

Waiting for Intermediate result, am I eligible to apply?

No, you must have acquired the requisite academic qualification by the closing date. Result awaiting students are not eligible.

Am I eligible to apply if your domicile is not in Balochistan or Erstwhile FATA?

No, only You have valid domicile/local certificate of Balochistan and erstwhile FATA are eligible.

What is the eligibility criteria of the scholarship?

Age ≤ 22, valid domicile/local certificate, 60% marks in intermediate, not on any other HEC/Government scholarship, academic qualifications acquired by the closing date, no result awaiting.

Already cleared NTS/SAT/NMDCAT; do I need to appear in HEC Test?

Yes, it is mandatory to appear in the HEC Test for undergraduate scholarships

Already enrolled in current Bachelor’s program, am I eligible for scholarship?

Yes, if you are already enrolled in any Bachelor’s program may apply.

Can I send my application through courier or submit by hand?

No, only online applications are acceptable. Hard copies will not be entertained.

Best time to apply for the scholarship?

Applicants are advised not to wait until the last day and to apply well before the closing date

Is there any scholarship application processing fee?

Yes, applicants are required to deposit Rs.500/- (nonrefundable) as the application fee in HBL Account Number 17427900133401.

Duration of scholarship?

1 year, extendable annually up to 4–5 years based on academic performance.

Expenses covered under the Undergraduate scholarship program?

Tuition fee, living allowance, book allowance, traveling allowance, initial settlement allowance.

How many Scholarships available for undergraduate program in Batch–I?

1000 Scholarships available; distribution ratio for Balochistan & FATA students is 50:50.

Will scholarships be awarded on Open Merit?

No, scholarships will be awarded on merit and district quota.

Passing Marks in test and shortlisting criteria?

Applicants need at least 50% marks in the test; shortlisting based on aptitude test score and academic credentials.

Do I need to sign any legal bond with HEC after selection?

Yes, all provisionally selected candidates must sign a bond on a judicial stamp paper agreeing to all terms and conditions.

Can I apply for nomination against HEC reserved seats for Balochistan and FATA?

HEC has limited reserved seats; You should try to get admission through normal channels as placement on reserved seats is not guaranteed.

Already enrolled in Medical/Dental College/Engineering Program, am I eligible for Placement on reserved seats?

No, those already enrolled in Medical/Dental Colleges and Engineering Programs will not be considered for reserved seats.

What Test Category should I select?

HEC test conducted as per Intermediate discipline; no request for change in submitted data will be entertained.

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