University of Oxford The Rhodes Scholarships for Pakistan 2016
Welcome to the information page about the Rhodes Scholarship for Pakistan.
Each year, there is one Scholarship available in Pakistan to enable an outstanding student to study at the University of Oxford.
The first Rhodes Scholar from Pakistan took up residence in Oxford in 1951, and since that time more than 60 citizens of Pakistan have been awarded this prestigious scholarship. They have pursued a variety of careers in public service, academia, business, law, and medicine, amongst others. Many have achieved notable distinction, including:
Applications for the Rhodes Scholarships for 2016 for Pakistan are open. Apply here.
Prospective applicants from Pakistan should carefully review:
1. the general information about the Rhodes Scholarships,
2. the selection criteria that apply in all Rhodes constituencies, and then
3. the application criteria specific to Pakistan.
There are FAQs which are applicable to all applicants.
Guidance for Referees for applications for 2016 entry is available here.
The selection committee typically meet in Lahore or Islamabad before December, and the Rhodes Trust will pay travel expenses for those candidates who are invited to interview.
National Secretary for Pakistan:
Mr Wasim Sajjad
The Rhodes Scholarships in Pakistan
PO Box 2939