Admission of Foreign & Dual Nationality Holder Pakistani Students under self-finance scheme


In the light of Pakistan Medical & Dental Council regulations 2018, the admissions in MBBS / BDS under HEC Self Finance Scheme is now officially closed by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.

​​​​The Self-Finance Scheme aims to assist foreign students and dual-nationality holders with educational aspirations in Pakistan. Originally a project of the Economic Affairs Division, the Scheme was transferred to the Higher Education Commission in 2006, and assures a limited number of seats in the disciplines of medicine (MBBS), dentistry (BDS), pharmacy (Pharm-D) and undergraduate engineering (B.Sc Engineering). This program is open to Dual National Pakistanis and Foreign citizens with an HSSC or equivalent degree​


  • To encourage expatriate Pakistanis to stay connected with their mother country, and foreign nationals to learn about Pakistani culture and society
  • To encourage knowledge-sharing with friendly, fellow developing countries
  • To improve relationships with the international community

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Last Updated: 05-04-2019 21:28

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