MS & PhD Foreign Scholarships

Applications under Higher Education Commission funded project are invited from candidates possessing medical, dental or health professional qualifications duly recognized by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council and / or Higher Education Commission of Pakistan in the following disciplines for the grant of scholarships for pursuing higher studies leading to the award of MS or PhD degree in HEC identified world top ranked universities:-

Sr. No. Discipline No. of Scholarships in MS No. of Scholarships in Ph.D
1 Biochemistry 1 2
2 Immunology 1
3 Medical Education 1 1
4 Microbiology 1
5 Pharmacology 1 2
6 Physiology 1

After completion of their respective MS or PhD degrees, the selectees shall be required to serve on the faculty of University of Health Sciences Lahore for at least 10 years and will sign an affidavit.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
Pakistani nationals only.
MBBS/M.Sc with M. Phil for Ph D programme
Maximum two 2nd divisions throughout the academic career
No Third division (less than 50% marks) in academic career
Maximum age on the closing date of submission of application:-
40-years for full time faculty members of public sector Universities/Colleges and R&D organizations.
35-years for all others.
Should have minimum cumulative 50% academic marks as per HEC Academic Evaluation Formula (HEC-AEF).
Candidates who are availing any other HEC Scholarship are not eligible to apply.
The selected applicants will have to secure admission into a MS or PhD programme in the specified disciplines in the HEC identified world top ranked discipline wise universities. The list of these universities & disciplines is available on HEC website www.hec.edu.pk/ossphase2batch4

SELECTION CRITERIA:
The selection of the candidates for PhD will be through open National Competition by merit established through HEC AEF (Academic Evaluation Formula) for faculty members and other candidates. The applicants fulfilling the criteria will be required to appear before a Selection Committee of University of Health Sciences Lahore. Job will be offered to the successful candidates by the University.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Application form may be downloaded from the university website
Applicants will have to submit bank draft of Rs.1000/- as processing fee (non refundable), alongwith the application form, in favour of Treasure University of Health Sciences Lahore.
Last date for submission of application is 11.07.2011.
The selection of the candidates for PhD will be through open National Competition by merit established through HEC AEF (Academic Evaluation Formula) for faculty members and other candidates. The applicants fulfilling the criteria will be required to appear before a Selection Committee of University of Health Sciences Lahore. Job will be offered to the successful candidates by the University.
PROJECT DIRECTOR
HEC Funded Project
“Strengthening of Basic Medical Sciences Department at UHS”
University of Health Sciences Lahore
Khayaban-e-Jamia Punjab, Lahore
Ph: (042)111-33-33-66, 042-99231304-9
Fax: 042-99230870
E-mail: registrar@uhs.edu.pk

 

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