The Prime Minister Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2018 has been announced for students and all of our visitors can read complete details about the scheme including eligibility criteria and selected areas through this page. Under the PM fee Reimbursement Scheme 2018, the students belonging to underdeveloped areas of the country will be given scholarships for post-graduate degrees (M.A, MSc, M.Phil, MS and Ph.D).
The Federal Government’s aim towards introducing this scheme is to provide opportunities of gaining higher education to students who are talented but still aren’t able to complete their higher education due to financial constraints. So through this scheme, the federal government will pay the complete tuition fee of selected students.
According to the announcement made by the government, total 100,000 scholarships will be granted to students over two years and for this purpose, Rs 1.8 billion has been allocated for the scheme in budget of year FY 2018-2019.
PM Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2018 for Poor, Selected Areas & Eligibility
The scholarships through PM Fee Reimbursement Scheme 2018 are being awarded upon 100% merit and every interested candidate is required to fulfill a certain eligibility criteria in order to become eligible for the scheme. Below we have provided the complete eligibility criteria:
- Students having the domicile of Southern Punjab (Divisions of Multan, Bahawalpur and DG Khan), Balochistan, Interior Sindh, less developed areas of KP (Malakand, Kohistan and Dera Ismail Khan), FATA and Gilgit–Baltistan are eligible for the scheme.
- Both male and female students are eligible for the scheme.
- Applicant must be enrolled in Master/Ph.D program in a public sector institute recognized by Higher Education Commission.
So if you fulfill these basic requirements, you should submit your application form immediately as the number of available scholarships is limited. First the registration procedure will be completed and then further details related to the selection process will be issued so we strongly recommend that you keep visiting us back on regular basis in order to get all the latest updates.