TALENT SCHOLARSHIP (Special Scholarship by PWWB)

The University of Management and Technology has evolved into a premier institution of higher learning in the country. It is recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) as a 'W4' category (highest rank) university. UMT offers a broad range of 140 bachelor, master and doctoral degree programs in disciplines such as Commerce, Accounting, Business Administration, Banking and Finance, Business and IT, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Aviation, Management, Supply Chain, Textile Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Systems, Linguistics, Media and Communication, School Management, Social Sciences, Educational Leadership Management, Law, English Language Teaching, and many more.

 With the collaboration of Punjab Workers Welfare Board (PWWB), UMT is offering special scholarship to the factory workers and/or their children for all programs offered at UMT.

Learning Investment

The Labour department is responsible for payment of all the expenses of the PWWB students. It makes payments on behalf of the students against the admission fee, tuition fee, transport charges, hostel/messing charges, registration fee, examination fee, library fee, Lab fee, computer fee etc.

Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship is provided to the workers’ children/ workers as per completion of following criteria:

  • A person is qualified as a labor department worker and he must fulfills the definition of worker

  • The worker should have a valid social security card

  • An organization will be deemed as a factory if it fulfills the definition of a factory as is defined in the Workers’ Welfare Fund Ordinance 1971 or Companies’ Profit Workers Participation Act 1968 Establishments must be registered under Factories Act 1934

  • The worker/ miner or his child seeking admission should not have been involved in any illegal activity or criminal proceedings

Documents Required for Admission

The candidates need to submit the following set of documents along with their admission application form at the time of admission:

  • Copy of worker/ miner’s CNIC

  • Copy of worker/ miner’s Social Security Card/ Old Age Benefit Card

  • Copy of worker/ miner’s Factory Card/ Employee Card

  • Copy of worker/ miner’s Appointment Letter

  • The Factory Registration Certificate under the Factories’ Act 1934

  • Copy of CNIC/ Family Registration Certificate issued by NADRA of the prospective student

  • Worker/ miner’s Service Certificate and a certificate on his/ her good moral conduct

  • Domicile of the candidate applying for admission

  • Copies of academic records including mark sheets, degrees, certificates, diplomas, etc.

Candidate needs to sign an affidavit on a Rs. 50. Stamp Paper stating that if he/ she discontinues his/ her education, he/she will pay all the educational expenditures back to the Labour Department.

Download Form: Punjab Workers Welfare Board Scholarship 

Admission Process

The candidates meeting above scholarship requirements are requested to complete admission process as per following instructions. They are required to make separate sets for admission application and for Talent Scholarship

  • Candidate is requested to download admission form and fill/complete as per instructions

  • Candidates can also apply through online application

  • After completion of  admission form, candidates are required to courier set of above required documents along with Talent Scholarship Form attested by the employer

  • Candidates are also required to courier set of documents required for admission application as per following details and this set should be attested by gazette officer

    • Eight photographs of Passport size duly attested from back side with name mentioned on each picture  

    • Photocopy of National Identity Card

    • Photocopy of Father's National Identity Card

    • Domicile of the candidate or parent's domicile 

    • Copies of academic records including mark sheets, degrees, certificates, diplomas, etc., duly attested by a gazetted officer or equivalent

    • Provisional Certificate from the head of the institution, in case result is awaited

    • Copy of the Roll No. Slip and a Provisional Certificate from a gazetted officer, in case of a private candidate

    • Equivalence certificate from the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan in case of applicants with foreign qualifications

    • Experience Certificate (if applicable)

  • After Receiving and verification of admission documents at admission office candidate will have to appear for admission test/interview and secure more than 50% Marks at undergraduate level and 60% marks at Graduate level

  • Merit List of selected candidates will be uploaded on the website

  • Selected candidates will be required to submit PKR 25000 as security deposit and also PKR 15000 if they need hostel 

Scholarship Continuation

This scholarship is provided for a maximum of 8 semesters or the maximum duration of the student’s respective degree program. In case if a student repeats a course or semester, he/she has to deposit the dues as per UMT rules and regulations.

Contact Person

Labor Quota Students are encourage to send their documents to the relevant person at Admissions Office as per following details

Muhammad Saleem Malik

Office of Information and Admissions (OIA)

E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: 042-111-300-200 Ext: 3307