08 Apr, 2021

Applications are Open for UGRAD Exchange Program 2021

The applications for Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (UGRAD) are now open for all students. The deadline for the applications is 28 April 2021.

The Global UGRAD is a student semester exchange program, which means that successful applicants will study a semester at American universities. This exchange program is fully funded for all candidates that have been accepted for UGRAD program.

The main aim of the UGRAD is provide cultural or academic exchange through a non-degree program for a single semester at a university in the U.S. The semester lasts for a few months and half of the batch starts in fall and the other half spring semester.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Pakistani citizens
  • 25 years or younger
  • Enrolled in a college or university and committed to return to home universities at the end of the program
  • 14th or 15th year of higher education
  • Submission of current/recent, and old transcript with the UGRAD application

Application Procedure

All the candidates have to fill in their applications online along with the supporting documents. The documents include recent photographs, transcripts including explanation of grading scale of the particular university. To start the procedure, visit the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan’s (USEFP) official website.


The grant provides successful candidates of this exchange program a fully funded round trip airfare, tuition, housing and meals allowance, a limited allowance for books, accident and sickness coverage, and a monthly stipend. The semester lasts for 4-5 months.