Eligibility Criteria (Phase-III)-Ongoing

Students enrolled not earlier than their respective program duration as per the table below:

S. No.ProgramDuration (Max.)Enrolment After
1.PhD5 yearsJune 30, 2011
2.MS/ MPhil (2 Years)2 yearsJune 30, 2014
3.MBA (1.5/ 2.5/ 3.5 Years)1.5/ 2.5/ 3.5 yearsDec. 31, 2014/ Dec.
31, 2013/ Dec. 31, 2012
4.Masters (16 years)2 yearsJune 30, 2014
5.Undergraduate (4/5 Years)4/ 5 yearsJune 30, 2012/ June 30, 2011

Students studying in public sector Universities/ Degree Awarding Institutes duly recognized by HEC.


Students enrolled in PhD/ MS/ MPhil or equivalent 18-year program.

Students enrolled in 1 or 2-year Masters degree program (morning and evening).

Student enrolled in 4-year or 5-year Bachelor degree program (morning and evening).

Students' eligibility and enrolment status as defined above shall be determined on the day of distribution of laptops at the HEI, however if there is any unforeseen delay causing ineligibility of students, then those students having their online application submitted and "Accepted for Merit" will maintain their eligibility intact.

Criteria for Students enrolled in distance learning program at VU and AIOU, and students of polytechnic institutes of Pakistan and AJK shall be defined in coordination with respective universities/ boards and will be updated accordingly.

No laptop shall be issued to those who have availed in the past from such initiative(s) taken by the government or by the higher education institute.

Please Note: Following students will NOT be eligible for laptops under this scheme:

Students of any private sector higher education institutes

Students of any government degree & postgraduate colleges except of Federal Capital and FATA

Students who have received a laptop under any Federal or Provincial Government scheme

Foreign nationals, except students from AJK and Indian Occupied Kashmir

Any other students not listed above and/ or as identified and decided by the Steering Committee.