Scholarships

This page provides information of scholarships in detail.

Scholarships in USA


Fulbright Scholarships
• Exchange Programs
• You need GRE, TOEFL, Motivation Letter and some good reference letters
• Its over for 2011 and you will have to apply for 2012 now.
• Register with USEFP (http://www.usefpakistan.org)
• This website gives you information regarding lots of scholarship in USA for Pakistanis
• You will be assigned an Advisor who will guide you for applying to USA Universities
• You can ask queries regarding Higher Studies from your Advisor


The Netherlands
• HSP Huygens Scholarship, one of the prestigious Scholarships
• You will have to compete students from all over the world except Dutch students
• How To Apply ( Use this link)
• Apply to any university in Netherlands but apply as early as possible.
• Contact HSP Concerned person in that University
• Ask for a nomination letter
• Apply to HSP Huygens Program if you get nomination letter (which is given to only best students according to HSP Criteria)
• Reference Letters: Must mention your rank or position in your class as only TOP ten of any class can apply
• Try to apply for highly ranked university and highly ranked program as it will enhance your chances if you get nomination letter


Newzealand
Scholarships for postgraduate International Students, Massey University, Newzealand. For details, visit http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/international/financial-information/scholarships/postgraduate-scholarships.cfm


Netherland Fellowships
• You need two years of experience for it as a prerequisite
• You need to come back to Pakistan so It’s a kind of bond attached with this scholarship but it’s a very good one
• They need a letter from your company which states that you will assigned again that company after your completion of studies at Netherlands
• Its good for those who are doing job in Government organization as to get above letter is private sector is a bit hard
• You should visit Dutch Embassy, Pakistan website for the details OR use this web link.

Talent Scholarship Program (TSP)
• University of Eindhoven
• Two years Master and then you have to do 3 years job or PhD at Netherlands
• It’s a great Scholarship if you get it.
• Here you can apply for 2011 as for 2010 its deadline is over.
• Minimum language requirement are IELTS: 6.5 or TOFEL 92
• This is the best website which can give you scholarship information for every university of Netherlands
• This has search options and you need to set origin country as Pakistan
• In result, you will get all scholarships to which Pakistanis can apply.
• Explore the above website for a bundle of opportunities


University Scholarships
• List of universities with its ranking:
• You need to visit each university’s website
• Almost all universities in Netherlands provide scholarships to the talented international
students
• Don’t miss exploring Netherlands universities


China
http://www.nwpu.edu.cn/english/InternationalStudents/News/62865.htm


Brunei Darussalam 
Government Scholarships for Foreign Students 2011/2012. Visit the link to download application form.
http://www.mofat.gov.bn/scholarship/ 
 

Denmark
• Danish State Scholarships (Google it)
• These are very few Scholarships
• Automatically consideration when you apply to any Danish university
• University Scholarships (University Websites)
• Highly ranked Universities
• Get Danish universities list from Internet


DTU (Denmark Technical University) Student Sponsorship
• This is offered by DTU
• You are considered automatically for it when you apply to DTU
• With this program, you will be sponsored by Danish or Multination Company for
your Master program.
• Moreover, Danish universities provide very highly paid PhD Scholarships


Germany
• DAAD Scholarships
• Germany Embassy in Pakistan website (http://www.islamabad.diplo.de/Vertretung/isla
• You can get all information from above link
• Problem with these Scholarships is that there are subject specific like you can only apply if
your subject is on the list mentioned by DAAD
• You can get all this information on DAAD website too. Just Google it.

Saarland University Scholarships
• Department of Computer Science
• MS only, and MS + PhD Integrated programs
• A very rich department in terms of research and specialization tracks
• A very good stipend ( 800 Euro for Master students and 1400 Euro for PhD students)
• You can get all information at http://www.cs.unisaarland.de/
• Good Academics, IELTS or TOEFL, GRE is optional, read how to apply


DAAD SEIMENS Scholarships
• You need to learn German language in order to apply for this scholarship as it’s a perquisite for it
• DAAD Website is as follow for further details.
• German Scholarship Engine (You need to explore this web site)
• You can search Scholarships through this above link.


France
• Eiffel Scholarships (Google it)
• France Grant Search Engine
• This link will give you all upcoming
Scholarships in France
• You need to explore it by your self


Korea
• Almost every university provide Scholarships
• You can talk to Korean Professors by emails to get a scholarship if you are good enough with research skills
• Korean Government Scholarships
• Korean Company Scholarships
• If you get admission here, its means you got full scholarship too
• There are lots of scholarships in Korea, so don’t miss it
• Just explore Korean’s university websites
• There are also Korean Govt Scholarships (Google it)


Norway
• Only Quota Systems Scholarships
• No other Scholarship for Masters
• You can get Scholarships for PhD for which you need to visit website of each university
• Free Education
• Google “Quota Scholarship at Norway” and you will get all information in order how to apply to it.


Italy
• Italian Government Scholarships
• Almost all universities provide full scholarships
• You need to visit University websites for such kind of scholarships
• In many cases, you are automatically considered for scholarships
• 400 Euro per month Scholarship
• Please get Italian Universities list from internet and then explore these websites.

Sweden
• Currently Free Education so No Master Scholarships
• From 2011 onward, may be, Scholarships will not be given as Admission fee will be
introduced
• Still you can get PhD scholarships if you are good enough with research


Finland
• Free Education
• No Scholarships for Course Work
• You can get Scholarships for Research Work
• You need to explore University Websites for it
• Job Market is good for Computer Science Graduates


Australia
• Australian Development Scholarships
• For Pakistanis from Public sector is proffered
• You need to have at least two years of experience in order to apply for this scholarship
• You need at least 6.5 IELTS for it. TOEFL is not accepted for ADS
• 45 Scholarships for 2010 year
• You can get information regarding this scholarship at http://www.adspakistan.com.pk/
• Or Australian Embassy in Pakistan Website
• They will apply for you in universities you want to apply


Endeavour Scholarships
• Can be for Master or PhD
• Can be study, research or professional training
• You will have get admission at any Australian university first and will then apply for it online.
• You need at least 6.5 IELTS.


Japan/Hong Kong/ Thailand
• There are lots of Scholarships BUT for research studies only
• Problem: In most cases, university require application processing fee (which may or may not be a problem) or In case of Japan, you need to take a written exam or Course will be in Japanese
• AIT (Thailand) has some scholarships for course work also.


Spain
• Spanish Government Scholarships (Given annually)
• University Scholarships
• You need to visit University websites
• Please get list off Spanish universities from internet


Singapore
• Singa Scholarships (MS+PhD Integrated Program) Web link: https://www.singa.astar.edu.sg/faq.php
• SINGA hires students each year
• University Scholarships (All Singapore universities provide full scholarships for research studies)
• All Scholarships are research Studies, No course work
• Singapore universities are among the top universities in the world


Austria
• University Scholarships
• You need to explore university websites for it
• IST PhD Program
• IST hires every year many students for its PhD Program
• But you need to be good with your academics as you will be having a Telephonic interview
• Just explore this link.


Switzerland
• University Scholarships
• You need to explore university websites
• University of Bern offer Scholarships
• ETH Zurich (one of the best universities in the world)
• Full scholarships if you are talented and you know about your Master thesis that in which area you will do it


Asian Development Bank: Japan Scholarship Program
• For Students from developing Countries
• It’s a talent and need based scholarship
• Apply in only selected courses in selected universities as mentioned on its website
• This scholarship provides you a chance to study in world leading universities including those in USA but these will be specific ones.
• After getting admission, apply for Scholarship
• This link will give you all information


Erasmus Mundus Scholarship
• Yearly basis
• One of the very good Scholarships
• You can apply in only selected courses
• Google it and you will find all its details for 2011 as its deadline is over for 2010
• Maximum chances to get selected
• You can apply up to three courses


HEC Scholarships
• HEC Pakistan also offers many Scholarships
• You can get updated information from bellow website