ISLAMABAD, Aug 5 (APP): A send-off ceremony of students selected for Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship under Higher Education and Scientific Exchange Programme here on Friday.
The scholarships have been awarded to 10 PhD, 20 Masters and 50 Bachelors students, organized by Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan.
Engr. Baligh-ur-Rehman, Minister of State for Federal Education and Professional Training was chief guest on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, the minister appreciated the collaboration of Hungary for promotion of higher education in Pakistan.
He lauded intellectual excellence and critical thinking capabilities of scholars and urged students to make most of the opportunity to learn.
Chairman HEC, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Ambassador of Hungary to Pakistan, Mr. Istvan Szabo, Vice chancellors, students and their parents attended the ceremony.