Submissions can be made to the HEC platform or the CSC’s platform until December 28.
The China Scholarship Council (CSC) is offering research and study chances for scholars and students from Pakistan in Chinese educational institutions to enhance connections between the educational systems of both nations.
China offers scholarships for Pakistani students and scholars
The Chinese government has declared that, for the academic year 2024–2025, it has appointed the Higher Education Commission (HEC) to manage these scholarships on behalf of the Pakistani government.
The main driving force behind the initiative is to establish and encourage educational opportunities for international students and researchers pursuing bachelor’s, master’s, or PhD degrees.
Applications for the respective program can be submitted to the corresponding HEC portal or the CSC’s portal by the deadline of December 28.
For additional details, interested individuals can explore the official website, as mentioned by local HEC sources.
As per the official HEC website, the CSC — appointed by China’s Ministry of Education — is tasked with the enrollment and administration of the Chinese Government Scholarship Program.
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Moreover, eligibility for the Chinese Government Scholarship Program 2024-25 is restricted to applicants with a valid Higher Education Aptitude Test (HAT) or Higher Education Undergraduate Studies Admission Test (USAT) score, obtained after January 01, 2022.
The designated Chinese universities provide a diverse range of academic programs in Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, Economics, Legal Studies, Management, Education, History, Literature, Philosophy, Fine Arts, and more for scholarship recipients at all academic levels.