​Higher Education Commission of Pakistan on the behalf of Government of Pakistan announce The Indigenous Scholarship Program for the students of Gwadar.  As per Government of Pakistan's resolve to benefit the natives of Gwadar. The Core objective is to produce Skilled, educated and well trained motivated youth of Gwadar to grab the emerging job opportunities through China Pakistan Economic Corridor. To uplift the Baluchi Youth and Gwadar in particular, having undergraduate qualifications they have been offered 4 years BS program/equivalent to MA/MSc at top universities of Punjab and moreover the youth having 14 years or equivalent educational qualification will be provided within an international scholarship opportunity to learn Chinese language at top native Chinese language learning institutes or universities in Chinese Native environment. It will help them to avail jobs opportunities in the CPEC and adjacent projects by learning the prevailing Chinese language; the major mode of communications.

The program is consistent with the HEC's goals to support financially deserving students, widen access to quality education, and encourage academic interest in fields that are vital to Pakistan's Economic Development. The program has specially been designed to benefit the students belonging to Gwadar.
Scholarship for 4 years BS Program

Award of Scholarships to the Students of Gwadar for 4 years Bachelor Degree scholarship Program

(Prime Minister's Announcement)

Higher Education Commission Of Pakistan announces The 4 Years Bachelor degree scholarship program for the students of Gawadar, Balochistan at top universities of Punjab; enabling them to get better job opportunities through China Pakistan Economic Corridor.

On March 16, 2017, Prime Minster of Pakistan during his tour to Gwadar has made following announcement:

  • Grant of Rs. 1.000 billion for uplift of Gwadar Town. 
  • Setting up of State of The Art University at Gwadar.
  • Grant of 50 Scholarships to students from Gwadar for BS (04 Years) equivalent to Master Degree classes in Punjab based universities.
  • Grant of 50 scholarships to students from Gwadar for learning Chinese Language in China.
  • Inclusion of Gwadar district in Prime Minister's Program for National Health Insurance. 

​Eligibility Criteria For 4 years Bachelor degree Scholarship program

  1. Applicants must possess Domicile/Local certificate of District Gwadar; must have completed 12 years of formal education with 50% Marks in their FA/FSc/I.Com/ISC/DAE or equivalent.
  2. Maximum age limit is 22 years as on 10th of September, 2019
  3. The pre-requisite qualification must be acquired before the closing date.
  4. Candidates availing any other HEC/Government scholarship are NOT eligible.

Important Note:

  1. Scholarships will be awarded transparently at merit to the Domicile holders of Gwadar only.
  2. Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of Aptitude Test score and academic credential score (Test will be conducted by HEC).
  3. Already enrolled students in 4 years bachelor degree program (for the academic year 2019-2020) are strongly encouraged to apply.

​​List of Gwadar China Scholarships Universities:

List of Medical UniversitiesDisciplineAdmission URLFocal PersonContact
University of Health Sciences, LahoreMedical​ Mujahid Iqbal042-99231304-09
Fatima Jinnah Medical University, LahoreMedical
National University of Medical Sciences, RawalpindiMedical Yaqoob92-51-9270677
Kinnaird College Women University LahoreGeneral Farooq Babar042-99203781
University of Agriculture FaisalabadGeneral Hafeez Ahmad Sadaqat041-9201570
Bahauddin Zakariya UniversityGeneral Basher sb61-9210468
Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University, RawalpindiGeneral Ahmed Ch92-51-9290473
Muhammad Nawaz Shareef University of Agriculture, MultanGeneral Kashif Razaq061-9201679
Government College university, LahoreGeneral Ali Khan042-9213341
Fatima Jinnah Women University, RawalpindiGeneral Saba Nawaz051-9292954
Government College Women University, FaisalabadGeneral Azizullah041-9220093
Government College for Women University, SialkotGeneral Khursheed Alam052-9250137
Information Technology University LahoreGeneral Haider042-111-111-ITU (488)
Ghazi University, Dera Ghazi KhanGeneral Javid Hassan Akther64-9260135
University of Sargodha, SargodhaGeneral Kanwal92-48-9230811
University of the Punjab, LahoreGeneral Khurshid42-99233132
Government College university, FaisalabadGeneral Parveen041-9200886
University of Gujrat, GujratGeneral Tahira Zoofishan053-3643334
Ext: 133
The Women University, MultanGeneral Iqra061-9200811
The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Bahawalpur General Fiaz –Ul-Hassan
Pakistan Institute of Fashion & Design, LahoreGeneral Shaista Vine042-99232951-7
University of Health Sciences, LahoreGeneral Mujhid Iqbal042-99231304-09
Government Sadiq College Women UniversityGeneral Dr.Nasim Khalid 0629250075
University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, LahoreGeneral Husssain
Mr. Muhammad Rizwan Yousuf 
National Textile University, Faisalabad General Mahmood419230078
Comsats Institute of Information Technology (Vehari, Sahiwal, Attock Lahore) Campuses OnlyGeneral Sheikh Ishtiaq Ahmad051-9247000
Muhammad Nawaz Shareef University of Engineering & Technology Multan.Engineering Umer061-4482351
Khawaja Freed University of Engineering & Information Technology, Rahim Yar KhanEngineering Bilal Arshad068-5882400
University of Engineering and Technology, LahoreEngineering Dr. Akhlaq Ahmad Malik 426822566
University of Engineering and Technology, TexilaEngineering Ilyas Khan 051-9047500