Pak-Türk Researchers' Mobility Grant Programme-2017



Pak-Türk Researchers' Mobility Grant Program 2017 is one of the upshot of Turkish-Pakistani cooperation within the scope of internationalisation effort of higher education systems. It is implemented by the Council of Higher Education (CoHE) in Turkey and by the Higher Education Commission (HEC)  in Pakistan.


The purpose of this program is to develop new scientific and technological cooperation between Turkish and Pakistani higher education institutions by supporting the mobility of graduate students and academic staff.


The program aims at provision of only mobility grant for any research project to be initiated at HEIs, supported by the own institution or by other donors. HEC and the Turkish counterpart will provide funding for travel and living expenses to the researchers for their approved projects.


The priority areas in 2017 are;

  • Energy Technologies
  • Food Technologies
  • Sustainable Environmental Technologies
  • Material Science
  • Smart Transportation Systems
  • Robots and Smart Systems


Partner universities are required to sign Mevlana Exchange Programme Protocol for Turkish side.


Please click here for the Project Call. 


For detailed information on HEC please click here.


Next call for research proposals will be announced in May, 2018.