Eligibility Criteria
The research grant programme administered by HEC support the diverse range of faculty research at national level. We hope that full-time, tenured and tenure-track faculty from all disciplines will find a programme that could help advance their scholarly efforts.

The eligibility criteria for the NRPU grant is as follows. The Principal Investigator (PI) must;
  • be employed as a regular faculty member of the HEI (Public or Private) or a contract equivalent to the length of duration of the project.
  • have an advanced academic degree (PhD or MPhil/MS with two years of research experience)
  • have relevant experience of working as a researcher
  • have maximum one research grant at a time for the PI