The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced that it will provide scholarships to study abroad in China for the 2022-23 sessions, a move aimed at strengthening educational cooperation between China and Pakistan.
The agency stated that the Chinese Scholarship Committee is providing Pakistani students and scholars with the opportunity to study and conduct research in Chinese universities.
Qualified applicants can apply for the scholarship for undergraduate/bachelor, master and doctoral/PhD programmes in their respective fields of studies.
Designated universities in China offer comprehensive academic courses in science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, economics, law, management, education, history, literature, philosophy, fine arts and other disciplines for scholarship recipients at all levels.
Tuition Funds: Tuition funds will be comprehensively used by the host university. It may cover education, administration costs, health insurance and expenditures to support student activities.
Accommodation: Free university dormitory or accommodation subsidy to each awardee.
Stipend: As per China Government Scholarship Programme.
Undergraduate students: CNY 2,500 per month (Min)
Master’s students: CNY 3,000 per month (Min)
PhD students: CNY 3,500 per month (Min)
Travel expenditure would be borne by the scholarship winners themselves. HEC will have no financial responsibility.