Good news: HEC announces scholarships for Romania

Students pose at their graduation. — Unsplash/File
Students pose at their graduation. — Unsplash/File

ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has invited applications from Pakistani and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) nationals for the scholarship offer of the University of Politehnica for the academic year (2024-25), launched by the Romanian Government for Master’s and PhD studies in the fields of Engineering and Information Technology.

According to the official sources, Master’s studies are offered by the University of Politehnica Bucharest, Romania in programmes including Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunication and Information Technology, Aerospace Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Computer & Information Technology, System Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Applied Engineering Science, Engineering and Management.

As per eligibility criteria, applicants with incomplete degrees on the closing date of application are not allowed to apply.

Applicants for Masters programme must have a Bachelors degree (16 years) and be under the age of 35 at the time of application.

Similarly, applicants for PhD/Doctoral programme must have a Masters degree MS/MPhil (17/18 years) and be under the age of 40 years at the time of application.

However, all applicants are required to provide a valid HAT test score. HEC reserves the right to change or modify the nomination criteria.

The students are encouraged to apply online at: and after registering and filling out your profile, please select ” University of Politehnica Scholarship “.

Submit online application at the National University of Science and Technology Politehnica Bucharest web portal at

The deadline to submit the online application on the HEC portal is May 3, 2024.

The students are asked to visit the following link: for additional instruction and other requirements as prescribed by the University POLITEHNICA Bucharest.