Education System in Pakistan4
Formal System of Education in Pakistan5
Higher Education Commission (HEC)8
1. Foreign Scholarships11
Faculty Development of UESTPs/ UETs11
Overseas Scholarships for MS / M.Phil leading to PhD13
International Research Support Initiative Program14
Partial Support for PhD Studies Abroad15
Commonwealth Scholarships for PhD, Split PhD and Post Doctoral16
Fulbright Scholarship Support Program (Masters / PhD, USA)18
2. Domestic Scholarships20
1. Indigenous Ph.D. Fellowship Program20
2. Higher Education for Students of Baluchistan & FATA22
Education is one of the basic factors which plays a vital role in the development of any nation. Education is an important human activity. Education eliminates unemployment, builds foundation of awareness, tolerance, self esteem, social equity, spreads political socialization and cultural vitality. It was born with the birth of the human race and shall continue to function as long as the human race lives. The importance of education may be summed up as under. * An essential human virtue.
* A necessity for society.
* Important for integration of separate entities.
* Gives significance of life
* Educated men are superior (Aristotle)
* Sign of freedom (Epictetus)
* A controlling grace (Diogenes)
* Basis of good life.
1. An Essential Human Virtue
Education is an essential human virtue. Man becomes 'man' through education. He is what education makes him. It is rightly said that without education, man is a super slave. 2. A Necessity for Society
Education is necessary for society. Education fashions and prepares man for society. Education grooms the social aspect of man and gives man supreme position in society. 3. Important For the Integration of Separate Entities