Lahore: 5 students honoured by British Council 9


LAHORE: The British Council (BC) held a ceremony at a local hotel on Monday, in honour of five candidates leaving for their postgraduate studies under the British Chevening Scholarships Programme.

British High Commission Deputy Head of Press and Public Affairs Jennifer Wilkes presented the scholarships to the five candidates. The candidates are leaving to study at different UK universities; Sumaira Latif is pursuing a degree at the University of Bristol; Salman Ali Khan at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London; Sabeen Inamulhaq at the University of Sussex; Zarak Mirza at the University of Bristol and Usman Ali Khan also at the SOAS University of London.The British Chevening Scholarships Programme is funded by the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office and managed by the British High Commission and the British Council. Every year scholarships are awarded to some of the country’s geniuses. Candidates qualify for a year’s postgraduate study in a wide variety of subjects, including management, media studies, international relations, law, gender studies, social development and public administration. This year, 16 scholarships were awarded to candidates from Pakistan.

The BC authorities, on the occasion, also announced Chevening Scholarships for 2009-10. The last date to submit scholarship applications is September 15. The application forms are available at the BC website.

 


Source: Daily Times, 2/9/2008


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9 thoughts on “Lahore: 5 students honoured by British Council

  • ARSALAN AKMAL

    WHERE IS SHAHBAZ AND NAWAZ SARIF WHO DEMAND VOTE FORM THE PAKISTANI AGANIST THE RISING PRICE AND THE LOADSHADDING
    CAN THE BOTH BROTHER SEE THE PROBLEM OF PEOPLE OF PAKISTAN?
    WHERE THOSE LION OF DARKNESS GONE ?

  • ARSALAN AKMAL

    IF A STUDENT CANNOT HAVE THE BANK STATMENT THEN WHAT HE SHOUL DO FOR THE FORIGN STUDY . IF HE WANT TO GO AND STUDY IN ABROAD.
    THE GOVT. SHOULD DO SOME POLICY FOR THIS

  • ARSALAN AKMAL

    MULTAN IS ALSO FACING PROBLEM AGAINST THE LOADSHEDDING OF ELECTRICITY AND GAS.WHILE EVERYONE KNOW THAT THE PRIME MINISTER AND OUR FORIGN MINISTER BELONG TO THIS CITY

  • sunita

    Dear Sir,
    My name is sunita. I’ve done my B.A. Now i’m looking for such kind of scholarship through which i can do my L.L.B. If you have any knowledge about such kind of scholarship then please inform me. Thank you.

  • Dilshad Bhutta

    Hello Dear Senior!
    I am very pleased to read all these, and share my information with you for a good response.

    Sir, I had finished my all semesters of MBA(HRM)from AIOU, Islamabad now i just have to prepare my internship report and viva voce. I just want to continue my studies in the management field and want to get such type of scholarship.
    THANKS

  • zahoor

    Hi sir i am zahoor from AUP peshawar.if there is any scholership for MSC(hons) agriculture agronomy please inform me. i am really intrested.

  • mohsin raza

    sir,
    i did my BCS(HONS) from agriculture university peshawar.i got 3.56 gpa.my percentage is 81.14.i want a scholership for postgraduate study please help me in this regard.

  • mdk2007

    Dear Ali,I have got 1st division in my Undergraduate programme B.A. in Mass Communication (Media Studies) in 2008, I may do honours but I am fully graduated as I completed my 2 years in University where I can leave anytime.Am I eligible to apply for Chevening Scholarships for 2009-10. If So, then I would like to know more about this.Regards, Mr.Khan