Pak-UK Education Gateway Mobility Partnership announced by HEC

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and the British Council in Pakistan have launched the Pak-UK Education Gateway, a program aimed at strengthening the partnership between the higher education sectors of both countries.

The program involves a collaboration between the UK and Pakistani universities to create higher education links and provides grants to UK higher education providers and Pakistani universities to offer academically rigorous short-term mobility opportunities in Pakistan and the UK for faculty members and Ph.D. and MS students.

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To apply for the program, representatives from universities in both the UK and Pakistan can visit the British Council’s website to download application forms for students and faculty. The deadline for submitting proposals is January 31, 2023. Additionally, the British Council in Pakistan will be holding a webinar to address any queries, with registration open until January 15, 2023. Interested parties can email [email protected] to apply.

This collaboration is an opportunity for universities in both countries to foster academic partnerships and exchange ideas, knowledge, and resources. It also offers students and faculty the chance to experience new cultures and educational systems, broaden their horizons, and develop valuable skills and connections. By strengthening the ties between the higher education sectors of Pakistan and the UK, the Pak-UK Education Gateway aims to enhance the quality and impact of higher education in both countries and contribute to the global exchange of ideas and knowledge.