Pakistan Students Scottish Government Scholarship Scheme 2017-2018


The Scottish Government in her commitment to promote education is pleased  to offer Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme for 2017-2018 academic year. Pakistani nationals are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme. All applicants are encouraged to ensure that the comply with the eligibility criteria to avoid disqualification.


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Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: The scholarship will cover a Master’s degree at any HEC-recognised university of Pakistan in one of the following subject areas:

  • Education
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Food Security and Agriculture
  • Health Sciences
  • STEM Engineering

Scholarship Award: Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme will facilitate award-holders with the following incentives:

  • Tuition fee for Masters’ courses
  • University hostel costs
  • Subsistence to the award holder
  • Travel to and from home to university three times a year for students staying in on-campus hostels

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Pakistan

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met to be considered eligible for the scholarship:

  • Only female applicants can apply
  • Applicant should be a Pakistani national, currently residing in Pakistan
  • Undertaking a one or two-year Masters’ programme only
  • Applicant must hold a confirmed offer from a HEC-recognised university in Pakistan
  • Young women from rural areas are encouraged to apply

Nationality: Pakistani nationals are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

How to Apply: The online application form can be filled and submitted by clicking here.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Last date to submit the application is September 10, 2017.

Scholarship Link

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