HEC Post-Doctoral a "Fellowships Programme


Applications are invited from Pakistani/AJK nationals for "Post-Doctoral Fellowships Programme (Phase-III) - HEC"

Eligibility Criteria The applicant must:

Have PhD degree from HEC recognised local or international university (in possession of HEC attested PhD degree or HEC Equivalence Certificate for foreign PhD). Be a regular employee of public/private sector HEC recognised university/degree awarding institution or public sector R&D organisation (recognised by Pakistan Council of Science & Technology). Not have availed any post-doctoral fellowship either funded or self-funded before. Not be more than 45 years of age (i.e born after September 20, 1976). Possess five years recognised work experience in Pakistan after completion of foreign PhD. Have a placement letter in top 200 QS World Ranked Universities/research institutes from a relevant supervisor. Have acquired requisite qualification on or before closing date.

How To Apply Applicants are required to submit online application through research.hec.gov.pk. Applicants have to deposit/online transfer Rs.1000/- (non-refundable), as application processing fee in favour of Director General Finance, HEC in A/C No. 1742-79001334-01 of Habib Bank Limited. Only SUBMITTED applications on the online portal by the closing date will be processed. SAVED applications will not be considered.

Important Note Please visit www.hec.gov.pk/site/postdoc for detailed information. Please carefully read the "User Manual" before attempting application submission. The application will be processed on the basis of information/documents provided by the applicant on the online portal. In case of any error/omission and misrepresentation/concealment of facts, HEC reserves the right to reject the application/cancel selection at any stage. Incomplete applications and those submitted without complete supporting documents/NOCs will be rejected. HEC reserves the right to postpone or cancel the process at any stage without assigning any reason.

Last date for submission of applications:

Project Coordinator, Post-Doctoral Fellowships Programme (Phase-III)

Higher Education Commission Sector H-9, Islamabad, UAN: 051-111-119-432