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Online Registration Open for Cultural Exchange Scholarships Programme 2017

The Ministry of Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) has assigned the task of conducting the GRE (Local) Subject wise test to the National Testing Service (NTS) for the subject scholarships.

Applications are invited for study abroad under the Cultural Exchange Scholarships Programme for the year 2017 for Master’s and Ph.D studies in various subjects. The scholarships are expected from;

China, Turkey, Romania, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic, Mexico, Greece, Russia, South Korea and Italy.

These scholarships are Fully Funded as the donor countries provide tuition fee, accomodation and monthly living allowance, which varies from country to country.



The candidates must have completed Sixteen Years Education that is MA / MSc OR must hold four (04) years B.Sc/BS (Hons) in any subject, B.Sc (Engg), MBBS in the relevant field.


  1. Maximum age limit is 35 years on the closing date of applications.
  2. Applicants having more than one-second division in their academic career are not eligible to apply.
  3. Attested copies of each supporting document (Matric to onward) including domicile certificate, must be sent with the application. The professional degree holders B.Sc Engg / MBBS, B.Sc/BS (Hons) should submit detailed marks certificate of each year.
  4. The scholarships are awarded on merit determined on the basis of NTS Test score, observing Provincial/ Regional quota.
  5. The candidates will have to take Language Course of the respective country (if applicable).
  6. Students awaiting results are not eligible to apply.


  1. Application forms and online deposit slips are available on our website
  2. Applications must be received by NTS not later than 14-11-2016.
  3. NTS will not be responsible for late receipt of applications sent through post.
  4. Please deposit online through the prescribed deposit slip in the online branches of ABL, UBL, MCB or HBL. Application form and online deposit slip are available on NTS website.
  5. Candidates are required to send their applications to NTS Headquarters, Islamabad on prescribed forms along with online deposit slip (original).
  6. Candidate can also use printout of webpage containing their test related information as roll no. slip.
  7. Deposited amount is non-refundable and non-transferrable.
  8. Applications submitted by hand will not be entertained.

Test Schedule

For Online Registration: Click Here (Note: Link would NOT open after 14th November, 2016)

To Download Paper Distributions: Click Here

Last Date for Submission of Applications: Monday, 14th November, 2016

Test Date: Will Be Announced Soon


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