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British Council Pakistan Scottish Scholarships Scheme 2014-15, NTS Test

British Council Pakistan Scottish Scholarships Scheme 2014-15, NTS Test
British Council Pakistan Scottish Scholarships Scheme 2014-15, NTS Test

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Pakistan Scottish Scholarships Scheme 2014-15

APPLICATIONS OPEN

The Scottish Government is providing scholarship opportunities for young women from disadvantaged backgrounds to study at Masters level in Pakistani Universities. The British Council Pakistan will administer the scheme in Pakistan and directly coordinate with the selected scholars and universities.

The 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 in a year Subject areas:

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

•    Sustainable Energy

•    Food Security and Agriculture

•    Education

Requirements:

•    Only female applicants

•    Applicant should be a Pakistani national, currently residing in Pakistan

•    Age limit 35 years

•    Undertaking a one or two-year Masters’ programme only

•    Applicant should hold a confirmed offer from a HEC-recognised university in Pakistan

•    Young women from rural areas are encouraged to apply

How to apply:

•    Applying online:

The online application form can be filled and submitted on the official British Council website, at the link: http://www.britishcouncil.pk/scholarships-0

•    Applying via courier:

Application forms can also be downloaded at the link: http://www.britishcouncil.pk/scholarships-0

Completed applications should be sent via courier to the British Council Islamabad office at the following address:

Pakistan Scottish Scholarships Scheme British Council Pakistan PO Box 1135, Islamabad

Deadline:

•    Last date to submit the application is 30 September 2014.

For further information, please visit the official British Council Pakistan website, or write to ps3@britishcouncil.org.pk or call our toll free number 0800-22000.
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