Eligibility Criteria
  1. Applicants must be Pakistani/AJ&K national & dual nationality holders not eligible to apply.
  2. Applicants must be in good health.
  3. Applicants for Master's degree must have a Bachelor's degree (16years) and be under 35 years of age.
  4. Applicants for Doctoral degree must have a Master's degree (18 years) and be under 40 years of age.
  5. Applicants may not be in receipt of any other types of scholarship currently.
  6. Applicants must have minimum 3 CGPA/1st division or minimum grade B in last terminal degree.
  7. Applicants for Ph.D. program must have some research achievements.


  • No manual or incomplete applications on e-portal will be entertained. All applicants must apply online on HEC portal, CSC Portal and at Xi'an Jiaotong University's website.  
  • HEC will shortlist eligible applicants on the basis of merit & the number of scholarship slots allocated for Pakistani students. 
  • In case of submitting false information at any stage, HEC reserves the rights to cancel and debar for all future scholarships as well as impose penalty, as decided by HEC.
  • Only apply online before the deadline of 20 February 2020DO NOT send hardcopies of application forms or any other documents to HEC at this stage of application process.

NOTE: It is the sole responsibility of student(s) applying for Engineering degree to first get confirmed its accreditation from the respective Councils i.e. Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) etc.