Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan HEC Scholarship Program

Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan HEC Scholarship Program

Macquarie University and the Higher Education Commission of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (HEC) have established a collaborative arrangement for the purpose of providing high quality research training to qualified PhD students from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan at Macquarie University.

Under this program, scholarship support is available for high quality candidates, starting in 2016. Financial support is co-funded by Macquarie University and HEC. It will provide:

  • A stipend of $26,288 per annum, tax free, paid pro-rata (current 2016 rate, subject to change
  • A scholarship to cover International student tuition fees for up to 36 months
  • Single rate Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the program (packaged with stipend)
  • A return international airfare

Applicants must be made offers for commencement and scholarship as PhD candidates at Macquarie University on the basis of normal selection criteria, including the required level of English language proficiency.

Application Process and Timescale

Enquiries

For information on the application process at Macquarie University, please see: HDR Applications

Macquarie: for Macquarie enquiries, please contact

The Scholarships Team hdrschol@mq.edu.au and/or the Commencements Team hdrfuture@mq.edu.au
Higher Degree Research Office
Research Hub Level 3, C5C East
Macquarie University North Ryde NSW 2109 Australia
Tel: 61 2 9850 9781, 9782, 1893, 1894 Fax: 61 2 9850 6198

HEC Scholarship website

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