Center of Excellence (COE) is defined as academic institutions that have achieved high merit in the academic realm in terms of reputation, conduct and performance. The Punjab Educational Endowment Fund has allocated scholarship quotas to different COEs. The responsibility of selection of students for PEEF scholarship rests with the respective COE.

Eligibility Criteria

These scholarships are awarded to pursue study in the top ranked partner institutions. In order to qualify to apply for the scholarship, the student must have

  • Must have Punjab domicile.
  • Scored at least 60% marks in last degree annual exams
  •  Passed the examination as a regular student from:
    • Government Institution, or Continuing scholar of the respective institution
    • As a Private Candidate or
    • Private Institution
  • Declared annual income of parents as per terms and conditions agreed with the respective COE
  • Secured admission in the institution as a full time student in the same academic year as of passing the annual examination.
  • Fulfill the criteria for award of financial aid at the respective COE.
  • Not availing any other educational scholarship during the respective academic year.

Scholarship Award Process

  • The COE invites applications from eligible and deserving students.
  •  The institution constitutes a Scholarship Award Committee which scrutinizes the applications as per PEEF eligibility criteria.
  • Scholarship Award Committee asses the merit and financial need of students and recommends students for PEEF Scholarship.
  • Scholarship stipends is released to the institutions as per agreed terms & conditions.

List of COE’s

Scholarships allocation to COEs :

Center Of Excellence Scholarship Allocation (PEEF) Level
Air University, Islamabad 25 Graduation
Bahria University, Islamabad 30 Graduation
Cadet College, Hasanabdal 15 Secondary, Intermediate
COMSATS Islamabad 10 Graduation
COMSATS Lahore 16 Graduation
National College of Arts 5 Graduation
Punjab Daanish School Authority, Lahore 770 Elementary
National Defence University (NDU) Islamabad 10 Graduation
FAST University, Lahore 30 Graduation
FC College University, Lahore 20 Graduation
Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute, Swabi 10 Graduation
Institute Of Business Administration Karachi 8 Graduation
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) 15 Graduation
Institute of Cost Management Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP) 15 Graduation
Information Technology University (ITU Punjab) 76 Graduation
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) 30 Graduation
Military College Sui- Balochistan 20 Secondary, Intermediate
Military College, Jehlum 20 Secondary, Intermediate
Namal College, Mianwali 15 Graduation
National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Islamabad 25 Graduation
Pak Turk International Public School & College, Lahore 30 Secondary, Intermediate
Pakistan Air Force Public School, Sargodha 20 Secondary, Intermediate
Pakistan Institute of Fashion Designing, Lahore 10 Secondary, Intermediate
Sadiq Public School, Bahawalpur 20 Secondary, Intermediate
University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore 20 Graduation
Military College, Muree 20 Secondary, Intermediate
Istitute of Business Administration Sukkur 10 Graduation
Cadet College, Pishin, Balochistan 20 Secondary, Intermediate
College of Mechanical Engineering (E & ME) 20 Graduation
Total 1,335