Scholarship Programs

No talented student should be declined the right to tertiary education.

Ms. Shahnaz Wazir Ali
President, SZABIST

As part of our social responsibility, SZABIST has developed a robust financial assistance program. Through this program, financial assistance is bifurcated in to Fee concession, and scholarships.

Scholarships are offered through SZABIST resources and those in collaboration with external donor agencies. Below is the list of scholarship presently available at SZABIST.

This year we have changed our procedure of scholarships application process due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, SZABIST Need Based Scholarship 2020 which provides financial aid to the needy yet meritorious students. This year the scholarship form and interviews will be conducted online.

Eligibility Criteria:

Annual family income should not be more than 900,000/-

Previous Qualifications:

  • For Fall 2020 entrants meeting admission criteria. (Shortlisted candidates are those who qualify SZABIST Admission Test and Interview)
  • For current SZABIST students CGPA 2.5 and above

Students with EMBA, LLB and external degree programs are not eligible for this scholarship.

Procedure:

  • To download the form of SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship 2020 click on “Download Form
  • Students must fill the form and attach all required documents listed in the form and email to snbsp2020@szabist.pk before July 17, 2020. Please follow the convention for subject of your e-mail STUDENT_NAME(REG NO.XXXX) Registration number is displayed on your admission form.
  • All forms and documents will be verified by the External Relations & Financial Assistance Department and responses will be sent to the students by August 8, 2020
  • Online Interviews will be conducted from August 12-15, 2020 (Tentative)
  • Shortlisted students will be notified regarding their schedule of interview through e-mail and SMS
  • Final Merit List of Selected Applicants will be displayed on website by August 18, 2020.

Timeline:

Task

Date
Announcement of SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship May 15, 2020
Application form Submission Deadline July 17, 2020
Scholarship Interviews August 12-15, 2020 (Tentative)
Final Merit List of Selected Applicants to be Shared August 18, 2020

Other Scholarships Available:

  • SZABIST Merit-Based Scholarship
  • Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit & Need Based Scholarship
  • Balochistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship (Fully funded for Fall 2020 students)
  • Balochistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship (Partially funded)
  • Mitsubishi Corporation Scholarship
  • Hilton Pharma Scholarship
  • Ministry of Harmony & Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  • Various Community-based Scholarships

*To apply for a scholarship you must fulfill the eligibility criteria of the respective scholarship.

All scholarships cover full or partial tuition fee, however, in some cases scholarships also cover books, boarding, transportation, monthly stipend and admission fee.

A fair and transparent process is adopted to select the students for these scholarships. The process entails short listing of candidates on the basis of objective criteria, followed by a panel interview to assess the candidates’ financial eligibility. In case of scholarships funded by external donor agencies, the selection process also includes physical verification of student’s information prior to award of the scholarship.

For further details, please download Financial Assistance Brochure , you can also email to erfa@szabist.edu.pk for further information on scholarships.

Program-wise Scholarships:

Management Sciences

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. SZABSIT Merit-Based Scholarship
  3. Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  4. Sindh Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  5. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  6. USAID Funded Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  7. HEC-Indigenous PhD 5000 Fellowship Program
  8. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility
  9. Sindh Police Scholarship
  10. Mitsubishi Corporation Scholarship
  11. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  12. Khairpur Poverty cum Merit Scholarships
  13. Various community-based scholarships

Computer Science

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. SZABSIT Merit-Based Scholarship
  3. Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  4. Sindh Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  5. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  6. HEC-Indigenous PhD 5000 Fellowship Program
  7. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility
  8. Sindh Police Scholarship
  9. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  10. Khairpur Poverty cum Merit Scholarships
  11. Various community-based scholarships

Media Science

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. SZABSIT Merit-Based Scholarship
  3. Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  4. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  5. Mitsubishi Corporation Scholarship
  6. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  7. Various community-based scholarships

Social Sciences

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. SZABSIT Merit-Based Scholarship
  3. Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  4. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  5. HEC-Indigenous PhD 5000 Fellowship Program
  6. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility
  7. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  8. Various community-based scholarships

Mechatronics

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. SZABSIT Merit-Based Scholarship
  3. Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  4. Sindh Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  5. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  6. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility
  7. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  8. Various community-based scholarships

Biosciences

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. Chief Minister’s – SZABIST Merit and Need-Based Scholarship
  3. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  4. HEC-Indigenous PhD 5000 Fellowship Program
  5. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility
  6. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  7. Various community-based scholarships

Education

  1. SZABIST Need-Based Scholarship
  2. Baluchistan Education Endowment Fund Scholarship
  3. HEC-Indigenous PhD 5000 Fellowship Program
  4. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility
  5. Ministry of Harmony and Interfaith Minority Scholarships
  6. Khairpur Poverty cum Merit Scholarships
  7. Various community-based scholarships

Law

  1. Ihsan Trust Interest Free Loan Facility