KSA announces 583 scholarships for Pakistani students

ISLAMABAD:Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in collaboration with Higher Education Commission (HEC|) will provide fully funded scholarships to 583 Pakistani students for year 2019.

Under these Scholarship opportunities, three major levels of Programmes were announced including Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD Programmes for specified fields of studies except health/medicine.

Talking to reporter on Monday, Assistant Director Learning Abroad Opportunities HEC Taj Mohammad said that HEC in this regard, has invited applications from talented and motivated students of Pakistan and Azad Jammun and Kashmir (AJK) for studying opportunities in Kingdom of Saudia Arabia (KSA).

It was a great goodwill gesture from KSA to further enhance bi-lateral educational ties between two friendly countries i.e. Kingdom of Saudia Arabia and Islamic Republic of Pakistan, he added.

Taj Mohammad further said that an advertisement regarding scholarships opportunity has been published in the daily papers.

It is pertinent to note that HEC has announced January 31 of the current year as the last date to apply for KSA scholarships.