I. Undergraduate Degree Programs (Sciences Programs)
Scholarships and Financial Assistance
As per HEC guidelines, the University of Wah regularly awards
scholarships and Financial Assistance/Scholarships to its students
under the categories mentioned below:
Merit Based Scholarship: UW provides merit scholarships
to the academically competent students of
BS/BBA/MSc/MS and Ph.D programs of UW subject to the
class strength and GPA of the position holders.
Need-Based Financial Assistance/ Scholarship: The Needbased
financial assistance is granted to the talented
students who are financially incapable of meeting the
expenses of quality education. The minimum GPA
requirement is 2.50 in the relevant semester with no 'F' or
'D' grade in the previous semester(s). The need-based
financial assistance is awarded in the categories of Need-
Based/Kinship/POF Employees and UW Employees.
Fee Concession: UW offers 10% fee concession to the
students who have completed their intermediate level
education from MDC in the current year if they join any
undergraduate program of the University for further
studies. UW also offers up to 15% fee concession to the
children of serving POF Employees.
Students of BS Statistics and BS Sociology will be granted
50% concession in tuition fee in the 1st semester at the
time of admission if they have secured 75% or above marks
in their intermediate level examination.
Policy for Award of Merit Scholarships
Every year University of Wah awards a large number of scholarships
to the students of each degree program during regular residency on
the basis of class size and performance (GPA). The amount of
scholarship is 80%, 40% and 30% of the tuition fee for 1st, 2nd and
3rd positions respectively. Class size will refer to the number of
students at the time of admissions in the first semester of program.
However, the requirement of class size may be reviewed on case to
case basis for the Department of Statistics and Department of
Management Sciences. Details of class size and GPA for
undergraduate/equivalent programs, unless otherwise mentioned is
For award of one merit scholarship, minimum class
size/GPA shall be 25/3.50 for all disciplines less Faculty of
Social Sciences and Humanities, where the minimum class
size/GPA may be 15/3.25.
If the class size is between 41 and 59, two merit
scholarships will be awarded. Minimum GPA for 2nd merit
scholarship is 3.00.
If the class size is above 59, three merit scholarships will be
awarded. Minimum GPA for 3rd merit scholarship is 3.00.
The minimum class size/GPA for award of merit
scholarship for MS students shall be 10/3.50 in all
Individuals with F grade in examination of preceding
regular semester and/or a punishment given for breach of
discipline during last semester are not eligible for award of
An intake of above 60 students in a batch and divided into
section(s) of strength 30 each should be considered a
separate class for award of merit scholarship from 2017
Student Research Fund and Qarz-e-Hasna
University of Wah Student Research Fund (UWSRF) had been
instituted in 2017 to provide impetus to research and development
activities and to offer financial relief to promising students facing
financial constraints. Funding to active research work and associated
laboratory development is also provisioned by this fund. UW has
distributed over Rs 110 million, since 2010 in lieu of scholarships to
almost 6,000 students. Overwhelmingly, based on the
donations/grants from organizations and individuals, UWSRF was
launched with the seed money of Rs 3 million. Except seed money, all
fund proceeds including profit and donations will be subject to
utilization under following categories:
II. Graduate Degree Programs
UW provides merit-based scholarships to the academically
competent students of MS programs subject to the class
strength and GPA of position holders. The minimum class
size and GPA for award of the scholarship for MS students
shall be 10 and 3.50 respectively in all disciplines.
Fee Waiver Scheme
University of Wah offers performance-based fee waiver for
graduate students (MS and Ph.D.) of the University. Fee
waiver will be awarded as per the criteria given in Table 1.
Following conditions will also apply:
The student shall apply for the award of Fee waiver at
the time of admission in first semester of the program
to the Chairperson of the Department of study for
The student shall attach with the application an
“Undertaking” as per “Specimen” on Rs. 100/- “Stamp
Paper” attested by the Notary Public.
The student who is also eligible for the award of Merit
Scholarship scheme as per University Policy, he /she
will be eligible to receive assistance only under one
Fee waiver will not be granted to the student who is
financially sponsored for the program of study by any
other source (sponsor/department/agency/etc.).
UW offers up to 15% fee concession to the children of
serving POF Employees (POF Wards) and graduates
(previous 2 years) of University of Wah.