FAQs

Sr. No

Question

Answer

01

What is the domicile requirement for law graduate scholarship for students of Balochistan?

 

#Domicile

Only the Candidates having Domicile/Local Certificate of Balochistan Province can apply for this scholarship scheme.

02

What will be the eligibility to apply for scholarship in LLB/LLM & Ph.D. program?

 

 

 

 

#Eligibility #criteria #LLB #LLM #Ph.D.

  1. Applicant must possess the Domicile/Local Certificate of Balochistan Province.
  2. Maximum age as on closing date of applications:
    1. LLB (5Years):                             25 years
    2. LLM:                                             30 years
    3. PhD:                                             35 years
  3. For LLB, LLM and PhD scholarships, the candidates must have completed HSSC/Equivalent, LLB and LLM respectively, from HEC recognized Universities before the closing date of the applications.
  4. For LLB, Candidates must have completed 12 years of education with at least 50% marks in BOI&SE intermediate exam / equivalent.
  5. For LLM & PhD, Candidates must have completed LLB and LLM respectively from HEC recognized DAIs with at least 50% marks in Bachelor degree.
  6. Applicant must secure minimum 50% Marks (Accumulative Test Score) in Aptitude Test.
  7. Applicant must have acquired the requisite academic qualification on or before the closing date i.e. XX December 2020.
  8. Any applicant who is already availing any other scholarship is not eligible to apply.

03

Can already employed /serving applicants apply for this scholarship?

 

 

 

 

#Already Serving

a. Already employed/serving applicants can apply if they fulfil the eligibility criteria.

b. If the applicants are already employed/serving, they should be from the law relevant field (Practicing Advocate, Judicial officer, Law faculty members and Prosecutors from Prosecution departments). The Scholarship Management Committee would review the organizations of already employed applicants. The decision of the committee to consider the already employed applicants will be final and not challengeable.

c. Serving Employees will be required to provide NOC and study leave from their respective organizations.

04

I have done O-levels & A-levels do I need IBCC equivalence certificate?  

 

 

#Equivalence #O level #A level

Yes, equivalence certificates will be required from IBCC to apply for the scholarship.

05

If applicant is already enrolled in a law program, can he apply for this scholarship?

#Already Enrolled

Yes, already enrolled applicants in a law program, can apply for the scholarship.

06

Will the already enrolled student be paid for his previous semester under this scholarship?

#Previous Funding

Already enrolled Scholars will only be paid for remaining period. Past/ previous funding will not be paid/ reimbursed to them.

07

If I have already cleared the NTS Test (or any other entry Test), would it be necessary to take Aptitude Test for this Scholarship?

#Scholarship Test

Yes, all candidates who will apply for this scholarship must appear in Aptitude test to qualify for the scholarship. The test date will be notified later.

08

If I am awaiting my results, can I apply for the scholarship?

#Awaiting-result

No, the result must be declared before the closing date of online application.

09

Can I apply for the scholarship without having admission in a university?

#Apply #university

Yes, if you fulfil the eligibility criteria, you can apply.

Foreign Scholarship applicants have to secure admission in top 500 universities (in QS Ranking) after the selection.

10

What is the Process of Submission of Application?

#Process #online apply

Applicant must completely fill & submit only Online Application at eportal.hec.gov.pk.

11

When is the best time to apply for scholarships?

#Best time #apply

Applicants are advised to apply well before the closing date of advertisement to get assistance in case of any inconvenience.

12

How much will be the scholarship amount/funding for these Scholarships

#Amount funding #scholarship

The details of scholarship amount to be paid is available at HEC website.

13

What is the maximum duration of the scholarship funding for Indigenous LLB (5 years) program?

#Max duration #LLB

 

The maximum duration of the scholarship funding for Indigenous LLB (5 years) program is 60 months, subject to the satisfactory performance.

14

What is the maximum duration of the scholarship funding for Indigenous LLM program?

#Max duration #LLM

The maximum duration of the scholarship funding for Indigenous LLM program is 24 months, subject to the satisfactory performance.

15

What is the maximum duration of the scholarship funding for foreign LLM program?

#Max duration #foreign #LLM

The maximum duration of the scholarship funding for foreign LLM program is 12-24 months, subject to the program enrolled and satisfactory performance.

16

What is the maximum duration of the scholarship funding for foreign PhD. In Law?

#Max duration #Ph.D

The maximum duration of the scholarship funding for foreign Ph.D. in Law is 36 months, subject to the satisfactory performance.

17

How can I submit the application processing fee?

#Application #Fee

Original Bank Challan, online deposit slip /ATM Transfer Slip of Rs. 500/-(non-refundable) as application processing fee for scholarship in favor of Director General Finance, HEC, in Account Number 1742-7900133401 Habib Bank Limited, must be uploaded at HEC e-portal  at the time of applying and applicants are required to keep it for record please.

18

In which university I can get admission for local LLB and LLM?

#Apply #university #local

   Scholarship will only be awarded to the students studying/ seek admission in HEC recognized Public Sector Universities / institutes or W-category Private Universities.

19

In which university I can get admission for local LLB and LLM?

#Apply #university #foreign

   Foreign Scholars have to provide placement letter in top 500 universities (in QS Ranking).

20

Can I apply in more than one university?

#Apply #more university

Yes, you can apply in more than one university, but applicant have to choose one for the final award of scholarship.

21

Can I take admission in any field of study?

#Admission #Any field

No, you should take admission in the field of Law studies only.

22

Should I have to appear in university examination (entry test) for admission, if required?

#University Criteria

Yes. You have to meet university's admission criteria.

23

Can I change university during studies?

#Change university

No, you cannot change your university during studies

24

If my studies extend beyond stipulated time period, will HEC support us financially?

#Stipulated-time #period

No, HEC won't support financially if your studies are extended beyond the stipulated time period/award period.

25

What documents do I need to submit for this scholarship?

#Hard copy #Bank slip

a. Hard copy of applications and any other documents are not required at this stage.

b. The original Bank payment record/slip should be kept safe and should be submitted along with other documents when required.

26

Is there any Reserved Seats for Victim's Family of blast of 8th August, 2016

 

#Victim family

15-20% scholarships are reserved for the children of victims' families (died/severely injured) of blast of 8th August 2016 at Quetta if they fulfill the criteria. In case of non-availability of students from victim families, scholarships will be awarded on merit to the applicants of Baluchistan.

27

From Where I can get Project detailed information online.

#Project Information

https://www.hec.gov.pk/english/scholarshipsgrants/LGSP

email: lawbal@hec.gov.pk

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