GIK Graduate Scholarships and Assistantship Schemes

Various scholarships and assistantships are available on merit, based on performance in the admission test and interviews conducted by the Institute. These scholarships/assistantships are available in all disciplines, which include full tuition fee waiver, free hostel accommodation and monthly stipend to financialy support the MS and PhD students. However, the students shall pay only the admission fee and security deposit at the time of admission. For admission under different schemes, the eligibility criteria is defined as following:

MS Degree Program (2 Year):

i. Graduate Assistantship Scheme (GA-1)

  • Full Tuition Fee waiver 
  • Monthly stipend Rs. 15,000/- 
  • Free bachelor accommodation

      Eligibility Criteria:

  • SSC, HSSC (or Equivalent) : Minimum 60% marks
  • BS (Engg) : Minimum CGPA 2.70 or 70% marks

ii. Graduate Assistantship Scheme (GA-2) 

  • Full Tuition Fee waiver 
  • Monthly stipend Rs. 20,000/- 
  • Free bachelor accommodation

      Eligibility Criteria:

  • SSC, HSSC (or Equivalent) : Minimum 60% marks
  • BS (Engg) : Minimum CGPA 2.70 or 70% marks
  • (Applicants with 2 year service at GIKI with annual performance as very good/better can apply). 

iii. Partial Scholarship Scheme (PSS)

  • Partial Tuition Fee waiver (Annual Tuition Fee under PSS is Rs. 150,000/-)
  • Free bachelor accommodation

      Eligibility Criteria:

  • SSC, HSSC (or Equivalent) : Minimum 60% marks
  • BS (Engg) : Minimum CGPA 2.00 or 60% marks

Note: The graduate assistants shall be required to assist the faculty in teaching and research activities and to sign a service bond with the Institute at the time of admission.

PhD Degree Program (3 Year):

iGraduate Assistantship Scheme (GA-3) 

  • Full Tuition Fee waiver 
  • Monthly stipend Rs. 75,000/-
  • Free bachelor accommodation

       Eligibility Criteria:

  • SSC, HSSC (or Equivalent) : Minimum 60% marks
  • BS (Engg) : Minimum CGPA 2.70 or 70% marks
  • MS/MPhil : Minimum CGPA 3.00 or 75% marks
  • (Applicants with 2 year service at GIKI with annual performance as very good/better can apply). 

iiGraduate Assistantship Scheme (GA-4)

  • Full Tuition Fee waiver 
  • Monthly stipend Rs. 40,000/- 
  • Free bachelor accommodation

       Eligibility Criteria:

  • SSC / HSSC (or Equivalent) : Minimum 60% marks
  • BS (Engg) : Minimum CGPA 2.70 or 70% marks
  • MS/MPhil : Minimum CGPA 3.00 or 75% marks

iiiGraduate Assistantship Scheme (GA-F)

  • Full Tuition Fee waiver 
  • Free bachelor accommodation

       Eligibility Criteria:

  • SSC, HSSC (or Equivalent) : Minimum 60% marks
  • BS (Engg) : Minimum CGPA 2.50 or 65% marks
  • MS/MPhil : Minimum CGPA 3.00 or 75% marks

Note: The graduate assistants shall be required to assist the faculty in teaching and research activities and to sign a service bond with the Institute at the time of admission.

Other Scholarships

Scholarships from different agencies that are available in 2017-18 are as follows:

Scholarships

Qualification/Conditions/Criteria

No. of Scholarships

The Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF)

www.peef.org.pk

Merit-cum need basis for Punjab domiciled candidates with annual family gross income less than 30,000/pm.

07

Frontier Education Foundation

www.fef.edu.pk

Merit-cum-need basis for KP domiciled candidates with annual family gross income less than 50,000/pm

04

Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships (SSMS)

www.peef.org.pk

Merit-cum need basis for candidates from all provinces with annual family gross income less than 75,000/pm

02

Viqarun Nisa and Feroz Khan Noon Trust for Education

Merit-cum need basis for candidates from all provinces.

03

Candidates can apply for these scholarships after joining the Institute. Continuation of scholarships is dependent on satisfactory academic performance of the concerned student and the policies of the donor agencies.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • 22 Nov 2017 Last date for receipt of applications
  • 21 Dec 2017 Admission Test & Interviews
  • 22 Jan 2018 Session Starts
  • Test Center: GIK