The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced scholarships for studies in China for the 2022-23 cycle, a move aimed at strengthening educational cooperation between China and Pakistan.
The authority said that the China Scholarship Council offers Pakistani students and researchers an opportunity to study and conduct research in Chinese universities.
Eligible applicants can apply for the scholarship for BA/BSc, MA and PhD/PhD programs in their fields of studies.
Designated Chinese universities offer a variety of academic programs in science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, economics, legal studies, management, education, history, literature, philosophy, fine arts, etc., to scholarship recipients at all levels.
Education funds: Tuition funds will be used comprehensively by the host university. It may cover tuition, administrative costs, health insurance, and expenses to support student activities.
Accommodation: Free university housing or free subsidy for each holder.
Salary: As per the Chinese Government Scholarship Program.
Undergraduate students: CNY 2,500 per month (Minimum)
Master’s students: CNY 3000 per month (Minimum)
PhD students: 3,500 CNY per month (Minimum)
Travel expenses will be borne by the scholarship winners themselves. The HEC will not bear any financial responsibility.
For more details, students can visit the HEC website.