The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan recently unveiled exciting opportunities for Pakistani and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) students to pursue their higher education dreams.
The HEC has announced the prestigious Commonwealth Scholarships for the year 2023, providing students with a chance to undertake Master’s and Ph.D. programs in the United Kingdom.
Applications for the Commonwealth Scholarship for Teaching Faculty (PhD) are open!
Don't miss this incredible opportunity to pursue your PhD dreams.
— HEC Pakistan (@hecpkofficial) September 28, 2023
This initiative is made possible through the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) and is aligned with the UK government’s international development objectives.
Variety of scholarships
The Commonwealth Scholarship program for 2023 offers a diverse range of scholarships to cater to the academic aspirations of Pakistani students.
Here’s a breakdown of the available scholarships:
A total of 26 nominations are available for students pursuing Master’s degrees.
For those aiming for doctoral studies, there are 30 scholarships up for grabs.
Teaching faculty PhD
Additionally, 10 scholarships are dedicated to teaching faculty members pursuing Ph.D. programs.
How to apply
Interested candidates can apply for these prestigious scholarships until October 17, 2023. The application process involves two crucial steps:
Applicants must first submit their applications through the CSC’s online application system, which is mandatory for consideration.