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If you’re a Pakistani student in need of funding to study abroad, you’re in luck – there’s a wide range of international scholarships available to study in some of the world’s most popular study destinations, including the UK, the US and Canada.

See below for a range of current options specifically aimed at Pakistani students. If none of these suit you, you can find many more scholarships here, and you could also read our complete guide on how to find scholarships to study abroad, available exclusively for registered users.

Multiple-country scholarships:

  • – Government scholarships, mostly at graduate level, to study abroad in a range of countries such as the US, the UK, Australia, Germany, France and more.  
  • – A learning program for Asian students to enhance their leadership skills and international exposure by studying in Asia and the US.

To study in the UK:

  • – A scholarship for a Pakistani woman to study a master’s in any subject in the UK, with the commitment to return to Pakistan to make a genuine contribution in their chosen field.
  • – As well as offering scholarships to all international students, Brunel University London offers country-specific scholarships for Pakistani students at all study levels.
  • – A scholarship for Pakistani students studying at the International Foundation Program at the Centre for English Languages and Foundation Studies (CELFS) who progress to an undergraduate program at the University of Bristol.
  • – A UK charity offering scholarships to study in the UK to Pakistani doctoral students, graduate researchers or visiting fellows.
  • – International scholarships for Pakistani students to study at any university in Scotland at all study levels in various universities. The scholarships are targeted at the priority sectors of creative industries, life sciences, technology, financial services and renewable and clean energy.
  • – Postgraduate scholarships for Pakistani students to study a full-time program in science, technology, engineering or math. All applicants with an offer will be automatically considered.
  • – Available to all Pakistani students applying for a full-time undergraduate program at Coventry University. No separate application is required.
  • – A range of undergraduate and graduate scholarships for Pakistani students to study in the UK at the University of Sheffield.
  • – A scholarship for a Pakistani student to study any full-time taught master’s program at the University of Sussex. (The 2017 round has ended, check back at a later date for the 2018 round).

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To study in the US and Canada:

  • – A scholarship for female Middle Eastern students, including students from Pakistan, to study an MBA at Golden Gate University in San Francisco.
  • – A range of fellowships for Pakistani students to study in the US at all study levels. You’ll need a strong level of academic achievement, and to be under 25 if applying for the .
  • – A scholarship awarded based on academic excellence, with preference given to Pakistani students. The university offers more international scholarships, able to browse on the same page.

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To study in Australia:

  • – Undergraduate and graduate scholarships for high-achieving Nepalese or Pakistani students to study at Griffith University in Queensland, Australia.
  • – Students from Pakistan are among those eligible for the university’s international scholarships, including the , to study a master’s in business.

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To study in Germany:

  • - A range of scholarships for Pakistani students to study in Germany, offered by the DAAD and other sources.

View more scholarships to study in Germany >

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Hey Sabrina Collier I hope you will be fine I read full of your article but I need a proper suggestion from you.I am Pakistani resident.I passed my FSc here equal to 12 years of initial study with 79% marks.Now I want to do MBBS from any University located in England,USA,Canada or Australia and England is my first choice.But I also know that the expenses are too much that I cannot afford therefore I also want to get scholarships available in the University u will prefer to me so please inform what will the best choice for me.i m waiting for your reply Thanks in advance....

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