Faculty to Pakistan)
The Higher Education Commission will pay at the
- For short visit (minimum
2 weeks), honorarium will be paid at the rate of US$ 100 per Diem.
- For academic Sabbatical
(12-16 weeks), honorarium will be paid at the rate of US$ 2000 - 3000 per month
depending upon credentials of the faculty.
Assistant Professor or Equivalent
2000 US $
Associate Professor or Equivalent
2500 US $
Full Professor or Equivalent
3000 US $
(Pakistani Faculty to Foreign)
Air Travel - Economy class
return air ticket by the most direct and economical route.
Accommodation - charges will
be paid at prescribed rate per night for visiting days plus one day,
maximum of 2-16 weeks.
Daily Allowance – half of the
daily allowance as per government rules for various countries.
current limits for the above heads are:
(2019) Budgetary Limit
Economy class return air ticket by the most direct and economical
United States of
Europe & Africa
Australia, Japan &
Turkey & Middle
Iran & Bangladesh
China & Russia
Malaysia & Nepal
US$ 100 per night
Half of the daily
allowance as per government rules
The fund is not intended to support
courses [such as Continuing Professional Development (CPD) or other courses]
which are not linked to a research program/ project as outlined in the
The purpose of the fund is not
intended to support coursework towards obtaining Postgraduate degree
certificates by staff who are registered at universities.
Any publication/document resulting
must acknowledge the support by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan.