Punjab University Scholarships are a great source of funds and help for the students who can’t afford the high fee of university. PU Scholarships are available for the students who are going to be the student of the university. Freshers and existing students can also apply for the PU Scholarships.
Punjab University is one of the top ranked university in Pakistan. It is providing the best education to the students. And it is working best for its students and community since existence. In starting, the university had not enough courses and staff and other facilities e.g. library, research labs and highly qualified staff. But now, PU Lahore has a huge number of faculty members and highly qualified staff. Most of faculty member are PhD holders from Foreign countries as well as Pakistan. They have much experience in teaching and are expert in courses.
Punjab University Scholarships 2022
PU is one of best options for newly passed out students from colleges. PU is Government university consists of a large number of departments. Many courses are available and many short courses are offered continuously. New courses are also introduced according to need and passage of time.
PU is providing a great opportunity of scholarships for the students. Many students quit education due to funds and their career stops on basic education. Scholarships provide them with university fee, hostel fee and some other funds for basic necessities.
There are some scholarships programs which can be availed by students;
Ehsaas Scholarship is one of best scholarship which gives you a high amount: with this amount student can pay admission fee, semester fee, hostel fee and other expenses on study. Ehsaas Scholarship is only for undergraduate students. postgraduates and PhD students cannot apply for the this program.
Ehsaas Scholarship is merit base program where the applicant must fill all the requirements by the HEC. He must be needy and his guardian’s income must be less than 50,000. He must passed the past course at least 60% marks.
All the tuition fee will be paid through this program and Rs. 4000 as stipend monthly. A large number of students get this scholarship each year.
HEC Need Based
HEC Need Based scholarship is only for needy students; whose father’s or guardian’s income is less than Rs. 25,000. If the income is higher than required than the student is not eligible for the scholarship. In this program the student gets tuition fee and 6000 as stipend.
This program is for those students whose brother or sister is studying in the same university. Both get this scholarship to continue study.
Orphan students can also continue their study by availing this scholarship program. Students who have no parents and guardian’s income is less than 25,000 can apply for it and avail this opportunity.
Hafiz E Quran
Students who are Hafiz e Quran have another category of scholarship. They can apply for scholarship on this special quota. But in this program’s amount and benefits are less as compare to other scholarship programs like Ehsaas Scholarship etc.
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Punjab University is a large platform for the students for higher education. This is one of top university in Pakistan and working on many research projects. There are research labs in PU for the students to continue their projects.
Marks Require in Punjab University Scholarships
Applicant must secure 60% marks in previous degree e.g. BA/B.Com/B.Sc/BS/BBA/BCS or equivalent marks in last degree. If the marks are less than requirement then he will not be awarded for scholarship.
How to Get HEC Need Based Scholarship?
For getting HEC Need Based Scholarship you must be eligible according to HEC requirements.
- You must be needy.
- Your father’s monthly income must be less than Rs. 25,000.
- You must have 60% marks in last degree.
- You must fill the scholarship form.
- Submit it before due date
Best Scholarships for Students
Ehsaas Scholarship is one of best scholarship in Pakistan. If the student is awarded by this scholarship then it is best for him to continue study.
These are best foreign scholarships for students of Pakistan;
- Fulbright Scholarship (USA)
- Australia Awards Scholarship (Australia)
- Chevening Scholarship (UK)
- Gates Cambridge Scholarship (UK)
- Eiffel Excellence Scholarships Program (France)
These above scholarships are the best programs for the students of Pakistan who wish to study abroad for higher education. In these programs students get funds for tuition fee, hostel fee, books, living stipend, flight tickets and health insurance.
If you are bright student, high marks in previous degree and want to study in foreign country then apply for these scholarships and avail the opportunity.
Can I Get 2 Scholarships
No, student can not get two scholarships at the same time but he/she can apply for many scholarships at the same time if he is eligible. For example, a student is already getting Ehsaas Scholarship then he can not get HEC Need Based scholarship. It is the policy of HEC than one student can get one scholarship at the same time.
Punjab University Scholarships – Per Year Amount
PU Scholarship allows students to get a specific amount for study through various scholarships programs. PU gives each 12,000 each year as scholarship to each student. PU Lahore awards this scholarship department vise. This scholarship is funded by Punjab University Scholarships funds. Although the university gives these funds to students as scholarship so it has fixed the number of scholarships for each department. For example PU gives 37 scholarships to Department of Applied Psychology amount of 12,000 to each student a total of 44,400.
How to Apply for Scholarship
You can apply for scholarship by following ways:
- Search for scholarship in which you want to apply with name.
- Download the scholarship from the official website.
- Fill the scholarship form.
- All the information should be authentic.
- Review it and make sure all the requirement is filled.
- Submit it before due date.