COMSTECH launches scholarship programme for Palestinian students

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Staff Reporter

COMSTECH Consortium of Excellence launched special fellowship programme for Palestinian students and scholars in partnership with Association of Private Sector Universities of Pakistan.

COMSTECH organized a webinar on “COMSTECH consortium fellowships for Palestinian students” on Monday in which 13 national and international universities and institutions participated.

In his introductory remarks Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary, Coordinator General, COMSTECH said that Palestinian people are under aggression and siege by occupant forces. He said that what is happening in Palestine is totally unacceptable.

Palestinians now have limited access to higher education. In order to support them, COMSTECH launched a special programme offering research fellowships, technicians training & workshop participation grants, he said.

Vice Chancellors and representatives of 13 universities participated in the webinar and offered full support to students of Palestine through scholarships, trainings, and academic support.