LUMS National Outreach Programme (NOP) Scholarship 2021

22 February 2021 LUMS National Outreach Programme (NOP) Undergraduate Website [email protected] +92-42-35608000

Scholarship Description

LUMS National Outreach Programme (NOP) Scholarship 2021

LUMS is offering the National Outreach Programme (NOP) Scholarship 2021 to talented and deserving students all over the country. Students who have secured at least 80% in their matriculation exams or the equivalent in O Levels are eligible to apply for the Programme 2021. The last date to apply for the scholarship is March 16, 2021.

LUMS NOP Scholarship 2021
National Outreach Programme offered by LUMS has been active since the year 2001. The LUMS NOP has been providing a world-class education to deserving and talents students all over Pakistan. This prestigious scholarship programme focuses on identifying exceptional students of the country and inducts them into the LUMS Undergraduate Programmes.

Application Process

  • The NOP team visits schools/colleges in various cities, towns and villages all over Pakistan to give presentations about the LUMS National Outreach Programme.
  • Students send their applications for the NOP Summer Coaching Session to LUMS and the shortlisted students are invited on campus in the summer to experience university life at LUMS.
  • Students hoping to attain the NOP scholarship apply for admission to LUMS along with other regular students.
  • Students take the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), which is funded by LUMS.
  • Based on the financial need assessment, admitted students are offered a fully-funded scholarship in the LUMS undergraduate programmes.
  • A student from anywhere in Pakistan can apply if he/she meets the criteria of marks and financial need. There are no separate seats/quota for students based on region, ethnicity and/or extra-curricular activities.

Eligibility Criteria for LUMS NOP Scholarship 2021

  • At least 80% marks in Matric or equivalent in O-Levels
  • Financial need
  • The students shortlisted on the above criteria are invited to NOP summer coaching session, where they are examined through different exercises and tests. Students are evaluated on their performance at the Summer Coaching Session and are registered for the entrance test, completely paid for by LUMS. Finally, students who apply to LUMS and qualify on merit, are offered admission on full scholarship.
  • All students, irrespective of whether they apply directly or through the NOP programme are evaluated on the same admission criteria. While assessing financial need, a review committee ensures transparency in the process of awarding scholarships to all those who qualify for admission.

LUMS NOP Scholarship 2021
How to Apply for LUMS NOP Scholarship
Students who meet the eligibility criteria can apply.

STEP 1 – Application Process
Apply to NOP while you are in the first year of Intermediate or A-Levels. This will be two years before the start date of the undergraduate program at LUMS. Students attending the coaching session in 2020 will be able to join LUMS in 2021. You can fill out your online application at

STEP 2 – Summer Coaching Session
Shortlisted candidates will be called in for two week summer coaching session at LUMS. The session will be arranged during the summer holidays and all expenses, except travelling will be covered by LUMS.

STEP 3 – SAT Registration Fee
LUMS will pay the SAT registration fee of candidates who successfully complete the NOP Summer Coaching Session.

STEP 4 – LUMS Admission Form
The next step for successful NOP Summer Coaching Session candidates is to fill an online application for admission to LUMS through the following link: Qualifying students will become LUMS NOP Scholars.

Admission Test
When the candidate gets shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the summer coaching session, these students are then asked to register for the entrance exam, the SAT. The application forms for undergraduate programs are provided online. The admission status is communicated by the end of June-July each year. Finally, the applicants who qualify on merit are offered admission at LUMS and are eligible for the National Outreach Programme (NOP) scholarship.

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Expired: 16 March 2021






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LUMS National Outreach Programme (NOP) Center, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) DHA Lahore Cantt: 54792, Lahore