Prime Minister's Fee Reimbursement Scheme eligibility criteria

For Students of Ph.D Program of Less Developed Areas (Selected Regions)

Prime Minister has announced payment of tuition fee to the students of Ph.D Program
belonging to less developed areas (selected regions only):

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Ph.D students of any semester belonging to less developed areas are eligible to apply.
  • Students availing scholarship from HEC, Provincial Government or any other organization are not eligible to apply.

Selected Regions:

Provinces

Districts

Balochistan

Kalat, Mastung, Khuzdar, Awaran, Washuk, Kharan/Rakhshan, Lasbela, Ketch, Gwadar, Punjgur, Nasirabad, Jaffarabad, JhalMagsi, Bolan, Quetta Urban, Quetta Rural, Pishin, Killa Abdulla, KillaSaifullah, Barkhan, Musa Khel, Loralai, Sheerani, Zhob, DeraBugti, Kohlu, Ziarat, Harnai, Sibi, Nushki, Chagai (Dalbandin)

Gilgit/Baltistan

Hunza–Nagar, Gilgit, Skardu, Ghanche, Ghizar, Diamir, Astore

Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Bhimber,  Kotli, Mirpur, Muzaffarabad, Hattian, Neelam,  Poonch, Haveli, Bagh, Sudhnoti

FATA

Bajaur, Khyber, Kurram, South Waziristan, North Waziristan, Mohmand, Orakzai, FR Peshawar, FR Kohat, FR Bannu, FR Lakki, FR D.I. Khan, FR Tank

Interior Sindh

Thatta, Badin, Tharparkar, Umerkot, Mirpur Khas, TandoAllahyar, NaushahroFeroze, Tando Muhammad Khan, Sanghar, Khairpur, Benazirabad, Dadu, QambarShahdadkot, Larkana, Matiari, Ghotki, Shikarpur, Jacobabad, Sukkur, Kashmore, Jamshoro , Tando Muhammad Khan

South Punjab

Bahawalpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Bahwal Nagar, Multan, Lodhran, Khanewal, Vehari, Dera Ghazi Khan, Muzaffar Garh, Rajan Pur,  Layyah

Selected Areas of Punjab

Attock, Khushab, Mianwali, Bhakkar

Selected areas of  Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Chitral, Lower Dir, Upper Dir, Swat, Buner, Shangla, Malakand, Kohistan, D.I.Khan, Tank, LakkiMarwat, Batgram, Kala Dhaka/Torghar, Kohat, Bannu, Hangu and Karak