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Invitation of Applications for Pakistani Scottish Scholarship for the year 2017-18

We are pleased to announce that applications for the Pakistani Scottish Scholarship 2018 are now open.

British Council in collaboration with the Scottish Government first launched this scheme in 2013 with the aim of promoting higher education amongst Pakistani women. The Scottish Scholarship Scheme caters to women from financially disadvantaged backgrounds pursuing their master’s degrees and helps them achieve their educational ambitions.

Eligibility Criteria and How to Apply:

These scholarships no longer have an age limit and are offered to female students enrolled in master’s programs. All the students who full fill the criteria can apply online only.

Fields of study

Education, agriculture and food security, sustainable energy, health sciences, and Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) engineering.

Administered directly by the British Council, this scholarship will facilitate award-holders with the following incentives:

  • Tuition fees for master’s courses
  • University hostel costs
  • Subsistence to the award holder
  • Travel to and from home to university three times a year for students staying in on-campus hostels

For more information on the eligibility criteria and application process, please visit their website:

Last Date to Apply?

Please note the deadline for all applications is 12 August 2018. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Please highlight and advise students to send their queries to the following official program email address:

Student Financial Aid Office (SFAO)
Student Affairs Section, CUI, Islamabad

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