Home / Pakistan / Balochistan / HEC advocates special quota for Balochistan students: spokesperson

HEC advocates special quota for Balochistan students: spokesperson

Press Release

ISLAMABAD (October 15, 2020): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has requested all provinces to earmark special allocations for students from Balochistan to build upon its dedicated programme of support for Balochistani students as well as students from remote and less developed regions of the country.

According to a press statement issued by Director Public Relations HEC Ayesha Ikram, besides allocated quota for students from Balochistan in all the general scholarship schemes of HEC, special progammes have been initiated, which have resulted in the award of 4523 need-based scholarships, 3000 Ehsaas scholarships, 227 overseas scholarships, 332 indigenous scholarships and placement of 300 students in medical colleges every year.

In May 2020, a special package of Rs 285 million was separately allocated for universities of Balochistan and Gilgit-Baltistan, over and above their normal allocation for the upcoming financial year 2020-21.

The special programmes include the Aghaz-e-Haqooq-e-Balochistan Package for Master’s Leading to PhD Scholarship Programme (Indigenous and Overseas). Since its launch in 2012, 143 students have received overseas scholarships, 159 students have availed indigenous scholarships.

Award of 4523 need-based scholarships, 3000 Ehsaas scholarships, 227 overseas scholarships, 332 indigenous scholarships and placement of 300 students in medical colleges every year

Similarly, 1000 undergraduate and 294 postgraduate scholarships were awarded under the “Provision of Higher Education Opportunities for Students of Balochistan & FATA (Phase-II)” project, and 44 students under the “Law Graduates Scholarship Programme for Balochistan for Study Abroad” project. Finally, support is provided to students from Gwadar under a CPEC project. Since 2017, 50 students have completed their Chinese language course in China, 19 BS (four-year) students are studying in various institutions, and cases of 31 students are under process.

More generally, a total of 30,941 students from Balochistan have benefitted from the Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme for Less-Developed Areas since 2012-13. HEC will continue to undertake its mission of equipping the students from Balochistan with international level of education.

Comment Using Facebook

Press Release

ISLAMABAD (October 15, 2020): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has requested all provinces to earmark special allocations for students from Balochistan to build upon its dedicated programme of support for Balochistani students as well as students from remote and less developed regions of the country.

According to a press statement issued by Director Public Relations HEC Ayesha Ikram, besides allocated quota for students from Balochistan in all the general scholarship schemes of HEC, special progammes have been initiated, which have resulted in the award of 4523 need-based scholarships, 3000 Ehsaas scholarships, 227 overseas scholarships, 332 indigenous scholarships and placement of 300 students in medical colleges every year.

In May 2020, a special package of Rs 285 million was separately allocated for universities of Balochistan and Gilgit-Baltistan, over and above their normal allocation for the upcoming financial year 2020-21.

The special programmes include the Aghaz-e-Haqooq-e-Balochistan Package for Master’s Leading to PhD Scholarship Programme (Indigenous and Overseas). Since its launch in 2012, 143 students have received overseas scholarships, 159 students have availed indigenous scholarships.

Award of 4523 need-based scholarships, 3000 Ehsaas scholarships, 227 overseas scholarships, 332 indigenous scholarships and placement of 300 students in medical colleges every year

Similarly, 1000 undergraduate and 294 postgraduate scholarships were awarded under the “Provision of Higher Education Opportunities for Students of Balochistan & FATA (Phase-II)” project, and 44 students under the “Law Graduates Scholarship Programme for Balochistan for Study Abroad” project. Finally, support is provided to students from Gwadar under a CPEC project. Since 2017, 50 students have completed their Chinese language course in China, 19 BS (four-year) students are studying in various institutions, and cases of 31 students are under process.

More generally, a total of 30,941 students from Balochistan have benefitted from the Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme for Less-Developed Areas since 2012-13. HEC will continue to undertake its mission of equipping the students from Balochistan with international level of education.

Comment Using Facebook

Check Also

VCs shocked over higher education budget cut

HEC will get only  Rs30 billion recurring grant against  demand of Rs104.983 billion The allocation …

1,019 comments

  1. What i do not understood is in reality how you are not actually much more neatly-appreciated than you may be now. You are so intelligent. You realize thus significantly in relation to this matter, made me individually believe it from numerous numerous angles. Its like men and women are not interested except it’s one thing to accomplish with Lady gaga! Your individual stuffs great. All the time take care of it up!

  2. Very good post. I definitely love this website. Keep it up!

  3. Nice read, I just passed this onto a friend who was doing some research on that. And he just bought me lunch since I found it for him smile Therefore let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch!

  4. For the reason that the admin of this website is working, no question very shortly it
    will be well-known, due to its feature contents.

  5. Do you mind if I quote a few of your articles as long as I provide credit and sources back to your site? My blog is in the very same area of interest as yours and my users would genuinely benefit from some of the information you present here. Please let me know if this alright with you. Thanks a lot!

  6. I have learn a few just right stuff here. Definitely value bookmarking for
    revisiting. I wonder how much effort you place to create this sort of great informative site.

  7. Thank you for your whole hard work on this site. Kim enjoys getting into internet research and it’s really easy to understand why. A lot of people hear all of the compelling manner you produce both interesting and useful secrets by means of your blog and even invigorate participation from other individuals on this area so our girl is really being taught a whole lot. Take advantage of the remaining portion of the new year. Your doing a powerful job.

  8. Thank you for all your labor on this site. Gloria really loves going through internet research and it’s really easy to understand why. Many of us know all of the powerful medium you create efficient strategies on this web blog and cause participation from visitors on that article while our favorite daughter is in fact being taught so much. Take pleasure in the rest of the new year. You are always doing a first class job.

  9. Everyone loves it when individuals get together and share views. Great site, keep it up!

  10. Thank you, I’ve just been searching for information approximately
    this topic for a while and yours is the best I’ve found out so far.
    However, what in regards to the conclusion? Are you positive
    concerning the supply?

  11. Spot on with this write-up, I seriously feel this amazing site needs a great deal more attention. Iíll probably be returning to read through more, thanks for the info!

  12. Hi there, this weekend is nice for me, for the reason that this moment i am reading this wonderful educational paragraph here at my home.

  13. Good write-up. I certainly appreciate this website. Continue the good work!

  14. Greetings from Idaho! I’m bored to tears at work so I decided to browse your blog on my iphone during lunch break. I really like the knowledge you present here and can’t wait to take a look when I get home. I’m surprised at how fast your blog loaded on my phone .. I’m not even using WIFI, just 3G .. Anyways, wonderful blog!|

  15. Useful info. Lucky me I discovered your website by chance, and I’m shocked why this accident didn’t took place
    earlier! I bookmarked it.

  16. Greetings! I’ve been reading your web site for some
    time now and finally got the bravery to go ahead and give you
    a shout out from Kingwood Texas! Just wanted to tell you keep up
    the good work!

  17. I really like it when people come together and share thoughts. Great blog, continue the good work!

  18. You made some clear points there. I did a search on the issue and found most individuals will agree with your blog.

  19. Having read this I thought it was extremely enlightening. I appreciate you spending some time and energy to put this article together. I once again find myself spending a significant amount of time both reading and posting comments. But so what, it was still worthwhile!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.