Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme for Less Developed Areas (Selected Regions)

New Registration open for FY 2017-18


The Scheme was approved in June 2012 by the Government and was initially designed to reimburse tuition fees and on and off mandatory charges for the students of Balochistan, FATA and Gilgit Baltistan. In 2013, it has been made an integral part of Prime Minister's Youth Program. The scope of the Program has been increased since then and now 114 districts of Pakistan are eligible under the Scheme.

​Financial Coverage of the Scheme:

1.     Actual Tuition Fee (of Masters , MS/MPhil and PhD programs)

2.     On and Off Mandatory charges which includes Registration Fee/Enrollment Fee, Admission fee (For new admissions only), Examination Fee, Library charges(non-refundable), Laboratory charges, Research related academic activities only.

3.     Non study related heads like transport fee, hostel fee, Sports fee, Endowment Fund, Equipment Fee, Health Fee or Any Refundable dues will not be paid.


Approved Study Duration in which Student can get financial benefit under the Scheme

​ProgramsMaximum duration
MA/M.Sc2 years
MBA3.5 Years
MS/MPhil2 Years
MS/M.Phil (Medical Universities)2 Years minimum -3 maximum Years
Ph.D4 Years
​*Study duration is counted from the start/commencement of the classes. If duration exceeds from the start of classes, student will not be reimbursed the payment.
Last Updated: 22-02-2018 17:51

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