If you are a Pakistani student who needs funding for study abroad, you are lucky – there is a wide range of international scholarships available to study at some of the world’s leading study venues, including the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada.
See below for a range of current options, especially for Pakistani students. If none of these suit you, you can find many more scholarships here, and you can also read our complete guide on how to find scholarships to study abroad, only registered users Are available for
Multiple domestic benefits:
Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan – Government scholarships for studying abroad in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Germany, France and many other countries, mostly at the graduate level.
Asia Foundation Development Fellow Program – A learning program for Asian students to enhance their leadership skills and international exposure by studying in Asia and the United States.
Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) PhD Foreign Scholarships – Scholarships, tuition fees, rooms and Includes board, airfare and health insurance. You must be over 35 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements.
To study in the UK:
Anne Marie Shamil Scholarship – A scholarship for a Pakistani woman to pursue a master’s degree in any subject in the UK, with a commitment to return to Pakistan and a real contribution to her chosen field.
Brunel University London – In addition to offering scholarships to all international students, Brunel University London offers country-specific scholarships for Pakistani students at all study levels.
CELFS Academic Achievement Scholarship at the University of Bristol – Scholarship for Pakistani students studying in the International Foundation Program at the Center for English Languages and Foundation Studies (CELFS) who progress in the undergraduate program at the University of Bristol.
Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust Scholarships – A UK charity offers scholarships to Pakistani doctoral students, graduate researchers or visiting fellows to study in the UK.
Scotland Solitaire Scholarships – International scholarships for Pakistani students to study at any university in Scotland at all study levels at various universities. Scholarships target the priority sectors of the creative industries, life sciences, technology, financial services and renewable and clean energy.
Bestway Foundation Scholarships at the University of Kent – Postgraduate Scholarships for Pakistani Students to Study Full-Time in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics. All applicants will be automatically considered with the offer.
University of Birmingham Scholarships for Pakistani Students – A variety of part-fee scholarships are available for Pakistani students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, such as the Success Factor for Undergraduates in September 2019 Pakistan Outstanding Performance Scholarship.
University of Sheffield – A range of undergraduate and graduate scholarships for Pakistani students to study at the University of Sheffield in the UK.
University of Sussex Pakistan Scholarships – A scholarship for a Pakistani student who studies any full-time master’s program offered at the University of Sussex and receives a reduced tuition fee of (3,000 (US $ 3,900). The application deadline is August 1, 2019 23:59 (GMT).
To study in the United States and Canada:
Golden Gate University Beta Daryabari Scholarship – A scholarship for Middle Eastern students, including Pakistani students, to pursue an MBA at Golden Gate University in San Francisco.
United States Education Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) – A range of fellowships at all study levels for Pakistani students to study in the United States. Applying for the Global Undergraduate Program requires a strong academic achievement, and under 25 years of age.
Queen’s University Mehran BB Sheikh Memorial Admission Scholarship – A scholarship that is preferred to Pakistani students based on academic excellence. The university offers more international scholarships, which can be browsed on a single page.
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To study in Australia:
Griffith University International Student Excellence Scholarship – Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship for Nepali or Pakistani students pursuing higher studies at Griffith University in Queensland, Australia.
University of Wollongong International Scholarships – Pakistani students are eligible for the university’s international scholarships, including the 2019 UOW Sydney Business School Bursary Scheme, to pursue a master’s degree in business.
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To study in Germany:
DAAD Scholarship Database – A range of scholarships for Pakistani students to study in Germany, offered by DAAD and other sources.
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To study in Asia:
Scholarship for Human Resource Development from Japanese Grant Aid (JDS) – There are 18 scholarships available for Pakistani students to pursue a master’s degree in English at a qualified Japanese university. (2018 process is closed, please check again for 2019 round).