Australian Scholarships for 2017 Available for Pakistani Students – HEC Scholarships

Australia announced scholarships for year 2018 for international students. These scholarships are purely funded by the Australian Government. Australia basically announced these scholarships for their partner countries, so their students can get research experience in top Australian Universities.

These partner countries also included the countries of Indo-Pak region. So, the good news for Pakistani students is that, they can apply in this Australian scholarship program. Bellow is the complete detail and requirements of these scholarships.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Minimum of 18 years of age and maximum 45 years age at the time of applying for the Scholarship program
  • Must be a Pakistani citizen
  • Satisfy all the requirements of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) for an Australian Student Visa sub-class 500
  • Not hold another scholarship;
  • Have completed 16 years of education
  • At least five years of work experience
  • English proficiency certificate IELTS 6.0

Application Deadline:

30 April, 2017

Apply At:

Visit Higher Education Commission of Pakistan’s website:


Visit Australia Awards website: