Programs

Pakistani Global UGRAD Students Ready for U.S. Semester Abroad

Islamabad, July 21, 2017 This year’s Pre-departure Orientation (PDO) for grantees of the Global Undergraduate (Global UGRAD) Program brought over 100 Pakistani students to Islamabad for a chance to get better acquainted with the program, and its participants. The U.S. Government-funded Global UGRAD program allows students enrolled in undergraduate programs ...
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173 Pakistanis Prepare for Fulbright Studies and Research in the U.S.

Islamabad, July 14, 2017 A pre-departure orientation (PDO) was held in Islamabad to celebrate the success of this year’s final candidates for the Fulbright Degree Program. The program is the American government’s flagship academic exchange program, and the program in Pakistan is one of the largest in the world thanks ...
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USEFP Mock Tests Roundup

One of the most popular services provided by the Testing Department at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) is the free mock test activity conducted every year at public and private universities across Pakistan. This activity is geared towards increasing awareness about the international GRE General Test and ...
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Alumni Alumni In Action Programs Spotlight Alumni

Global UGRAD are ‘Alumni On Top’

Alumni of the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) foster mutual understanding by sharing their talents, knowledge, experience, and time with their host communities in the U.S. Shared below are brief updates on what a select group of alumni have accomplished during their semester abroad. Congratulations, Hamza Zaman, Moizza Salahuddin, ...
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Young Pakistani Professionals Head to U.S. Community Colleges

Islamabad, May 24, 2017 Thirty young Pakistani professionals attended a pre-departure orientation in preparation for a year of study at community colleges throughout the United States. This is the eleventh such group of young Pakistanis to study under the U.S. government-funded Community College Initiative Program (CCIP). “Through CCIP, young professionals ...
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Alumni Events & Outreach Programs

Spring 2017 UGRAD Grantees Prep for U.S. Semester

Ninety students currently enrolled in undergraduate degree programs at Pakistani colleges and universities attended a pre-departure orientation session in preparation for their upcoming semester of study in the U.S. These students – often referred as Global UGRAD grantees, which is short for the U.S. Government-funded Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global ...
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In Their Own Words Programs Spotlight Alumni

Fulbright Scholar Heading to Princeton to Study Math!

USEFP just bid adieu to another talented cohort of 15 Fulbright scholars (2016 – 2017) heading to top U.S. universities, which include Harvard Law School, Princeton University, UC Berkeley and Harvard Medical School. Hailing from across the country, these Pakistani scholars – who all hold doctoral degrees in a variety of ...
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In Their Own Words Programs Spotlight Alumni

In It to Win It – Meet GirlTech’s Founder Malala Khan

While she may share a first name with another Pakistani woman who stole our hearts and launched a thousand education campaigns, Malala Khan, like here namesake, carries a quiet confidence that comes from knowing she will persevere in the face of great odds. Whether as the founder of GirlTech – ...
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Events & Outreach Programs

Pakistani Undergraduate Students Prepare for a Semester in the U.S.

The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (Global UGRAD) remains a much sought after award for students already enrolled in a bachelor’s programs at universities across Pakistan. This year’s fall cohort of over 100 undergraduate students, participated in a pre-departure orientation (PDO) held earlier in the summer, in preparation for ...
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