“SHAHEED MOHTRAMA BENAZIR BHUTTO MERIT SCHOLARSHIP”

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A primary objective of scholarships at SZABIST Dubai campus is to support high achieving Pakistani students in the UAE. SZABIST Dubai has been serving the Pakistani community in the U.A.E since 2003 by providing affordable education

The Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Scholarships will facilitate and acknowledge the high achieving students and their families

Please note that the number of scholarships awarded will be limited and applicants must meet the minimum selection criteria for the relevant category in order for their application to be considered by the scholarship committee.

Scholarships are awarded in the area of Business Administration, Computer Science and Media Science.

Total Scholarships Offered:

Program Number
BBA 02
BSCS 01
BMS 01
Total 04

Course Level: Scholarships are available for Bachelor students who pursue a higher degree at SZABIST Dubai after completing their undergraduate degree.

Scholarship Offered: 100% off on the tuition fee.

Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Program:

Applicants applying to SZABIST Dubai will be considered for admission based on their academic qualifications regardless of race, color, gender, religion, disabilities, age or national origin.

  1. Indian & Pakistani national curriculum: completion of FSC/HSC / CBSE/ IGCSE with minimum grade of "70%".
  2. British curriculum (GCSE): 3 subjects at A Levels with grades B or above along with at least 5 subjects at O-Levels.
  3. In addition to the academic qualifications, the applicants are also required to pass the scholarship test with 60% marks and interview.

Terms and Conditions for the Merit Scholarship:

  • Scholarships are open to all students of any nationality who have met all the admission requirements
  • Scholarships are awarded to fulltime students who will be enrolled in six academic courses per semester on full course load per semester as prescribed
  • Students must maintain the cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.75 in every semester
  • If SGPA is not maintained and drops to 3.5, then 75% of the scholarship will be applicable for second semester
  • If the student is unable to bring the SGPA to 3.75 in the second semester result, the scholarship will be discontinued and normal fees will apply
  • Scholarships are only valid for tuition fees
  • All remaining fees must be paid promptly in order to receive and maintain your scholarship
  • All awards are tentative subject to final verification of academic records and acceptance to the SZABIST Dubai Campus
  • Credit Transfer students shall not be applicable
  • Candidate who applied for scholarship applied cannot apply again
  • The scholarship is not transferable to any other SZABIST Campuses
  • The scholarship covers only the tuition fee and does not cover living or other costs associated with studying at SZABIST Dubai
  • Applicants who do not make it to the merit list will be put on the waiting list if awarding student is not next qualifying candidate will awarded
  • Applicants who do not qualify for a scholarship may not appeal the decision of the University. The decision of the University will be final

Application Deadlines

  1. Deadline for applying for the scholarship for the Fall Semester is August 31, 2017
  2. Test will be conducted on September 4, 2017
  3. Interviews will be held on September 4, 2017 (tentative)
  4. Merit List will be announced by September 12, 2017 on SZABIST Dubai website
  5. Please note that late or incomplete scholarship applications will not be considered by the scholarship committee
  6. Applicants must email their scholarship application forms along with all supporting documents to admissions@szabist.ac.ae or can be hand delivered in a sealed envelope to the Admissions Department, DIAC, Block 10, 6th Floor at SZABIST Dubai Campus

Supporting Documentation

  1. Completed and signed application
  2. Original Academic Documents for Grade 10 and 12 / O & A Levels
  3. Passport copy with valid visa page
  4. Copy of emirates ID
  5. Six passport photos
  6. Two Academic references

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