ITU believes in supporting and nurturing academic excellence and so far, no student has been held back from attending ITU for financial reasons. Generous merit and need based scholarships are available.


Applications for HEC Need based Scholarships are invited by ITU Students who meet the following criteria:

  1. Under-graduate and Graduate bonafide students of ITU.
  2. Family income upto Rs. 45,000/- per month.
  3. Students already availing any other financial assistance/scholarship from ITU/other institutes are not eligible to apply.

Eligibility of the students will be assessed by ITU’s “Scholarship Award Committee” and will recommend potential candidates to HEC’s “Scholarship Management Committee” for approval.

Further details, Application Form and guideline, Please click on the link below:
HEC Need Based Scholarships

Applications to be submitted to One Window Cell latest by 15th February 2017
No Applications after the due date will be entertained.
Further Assistance: One Window Cell – 6th Floor ITU

Need Based Scholarships

These scholarships are available from the Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) for both graduate and undergraduate programs. Among the collective MS and BS batch admitted at ITU last year, 100 students were PEEF scholars. In the coming academic year, we shall be inducting another 100 PEEF scholars; 76 at the undergraduate level and 24 at the graduate level.

At the undergraduate level, the PEEF eligibility criterion is as follows:

Candidates need to:

  1. Have passed Intermediate examinations held by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Punjab or the Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE), Islamabad in 2015.
  2. Be students of a Federal Government Institution situated within the geographical boundaries of Punjab.
  3. Secure at least 60% marks in their Intermediate examinations.
  4. Secure admission at ITU.
  5. Have a declared monthly household income less than or equal to Rs. 30,000/-
  6. Not be availing any other educational scholarship during the course of studies conducted under the PEEF scholarship.

At the graduate level, the PEEF eligibility criterion is as follows:

Candidates need to:

  1. Have a Punjab domicile.
  2. Have secured at least 60% marks or a minimum CGPA of 2.5 in their undergraduate examinations held in 2015 in Punjab
    • Students who already hold a graduate degree (eg. MA/MSc./MS/M.PHIL etc.) are not eligible for this scholarship.
    • Students who have passed undergraduate examinations in supplementary sessions are not eligible.
    • Students who have passed undergraduate examinations with grace marks are also not eligible.
  3. Have obtained their undergraduate degree from either a government institution, a private institution or as a private candidate.
  4. Have a declared monthly household income less than or equal to Rs. 30,000/-
  5. Not be receiving any other scholarship for their graduate studies (except for the 50% remaining scholarship which could be compensated from other sources).

A PEEF scholarship shall be rescinded immediately if at any time it is verified that the scholarship receiver’s monthly household income exceed Rs. 30,000/-

For Graduate Program
Graduate Student Fellowship

With the aim of enriching our student’s experience, the ITU has introduced a Graduate Fellowship Program. These fellowships are merit-based to support the students in a full time course of study. In addition to extending financial support to meritorious students, these fellowships are geared towards offering the students a platform to garner valuable skills and exposure through research and teaching assignments. These assignments shall enable an acquisition of a rewarding concurrent professional experience and capacity building, which will add substantive value to their subsequent undertakings. At the time of admission, top ten (10) students from the merit list will be offered Graduate Student Fellowships.

Criteria for Graduate Student Fellowships:

  • These Fellowships will be offered to Ten (10) students according to the Admission Merit List and meeting Graduate Student Fellowship criteria.
  • If any student appearing on this given merit does not join ITU, next on the merit will be entertained.
  • An accepted Graduate Student Fellow will be absorbed in ITU as a Teaching Assistant / Research Assistant / Lab Assistant or any other relevant capacity.
  • A Graduate Student Fellow will be working at ITU and will be given a monthly stipend PKR 60000.
  • This contract of fellowship will be based on: (1) S/he is a full time student at ITU and taking three (3) courses / 9 credits. (2) S/he maintains CGPA 3.
  • The Graduate fellow will sign a bond to maintain a minimum CGPA of 3 though the qualifying CGPA is minimum 3 but it will be offered to Ten (10) Top students.
  • The scholarship and student fellowship can be maximum for 2 years since the date of joining.

Merit Based Scholarships
For Undergraduate Programs

These scholarships are generously awarded in the following denominations:

  • 100% of semester tuition fee
  • 75% of semester tuition fee
  • 50% of semester tuition fee

Upon admission, a student’s academic merit is reviewed and if (and as) applicable, a scholarship of one of the three denomination is awarded for the first semester. Thereafter, this merit scholarship is tied to a student’s academic performance at ITU and shall be reviewed every semester. Students with a CGPA of:

  • 3.8 – 4.0 will be awarded a 100% scholarship for the following semester
  • 3.65 – 3.79 will be awarded a 75% scholarship for the following semester
  • 3.5 – 3.64 will be awarded a 50% scholarship for the following semester