Public Attention Notices

Walk-in mode of attestation (for Urgent Attestation Applications only) has been resumed at Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar & Quetta with effect from 16th February 2021. Applicants are required to apply online by selecting Urgent Mode and visit concerned HEC office on scheduled date & time. Applicants are also required to follow all precautionary and preventive measures prescribed by the Government against spread of COVID-19 when they visit HEC

Urgent Attestation Service:

The Higher Education Commission is launching an urgent service for attestation of Educational Documents with effect from 15th July, 2019 for those applicants who want to schedule their date of appointment on priority. Following number of slots would be available from Monday to Friday, excluding gazetted public holidays:     

  1. HEC Head Quarter Islamabad:                       68 slots
  2. HEC Regional Center Lahore:(Walkin only those who been given appointment for particular date)
  3. HEC Regional Center Karachi:                     30 slots
  4. HEC Regional Center Peshawar:                 20 slots
  5. HEC Regional Center Quetta:                      10 slots              

The applicant would have to pay Rs.5000/- as urgent attestation fee in addition to Rs.800/ for attestation of each original document and Rs.500/- for attestation of each photocopy document. Applicants will have to apply online at by following laid down procedure and select urgent mode of attestation at the time of submission of online application."

Notice: Documents in Sealed Envelope:

All applicants who require attested documents in sealed envelope (for WES/ICAS etc.) are advised to keep photocopies of HEC attested documents for their record and future reference before placing in envelope for seal. All those applicants who apply for attestation through courier service and require documents in sealed envelope (for WES/ICAS etc.) are also advised to inform the courier service company for arranging photocopies of HEC attested documents for their record before placing in envelope for seal.

Notice:  Discontinuation of Computer Lab Facility:

It is notified for the information of General Public that due to launch of new degree attestation system, the computer Lab facility is not available at HEC. All applicants are advised to apply online from their homes at and visit HEC as per their scheduled date and time.

Deposit of Fee Manually in any HBL Branch:

Those walk-in applicants who have submitted their attestation fee manually in any HBL branch must verify their bank challan receipts from HBL Shalimar Recording Company Branch H-9, Islamabad before submitting applications for attestation.