HEC Aptitude Test Hat for Scholarships & Admissions 2020 Registration Last Date

Higher education commission HEC viz Education testing council ETC announced the higher education aptitude Test HAT for award scholarships and Admissions in MS and PhD Programs through a uniform, accessible and transparent selection process.


This HEC aptitude HAT Test will be valid for 2 years for taking admissions in any private and public universities in Pakistan as well as for availing scholarships schemes.

Online registration:

The interested candidates may submit their online application forms through www.eportal.hec.gov.pk if you find any problem during online registration you can contact at HEC offices in Islamabad, or regional centers Peshawar, Karachi, Lahore, Quetta and Bahawalpur.

Or you can ask through email etc@hec.gov.pk HEC official helpline numbers 051-111-119-432 and 0334-111-9432

The applicants must select the correct category while filling the online form.

After registration all candidates must deposit Rs. 500/- nonrefundable fees to any online habib bank Account number 1742-79001334-01 or demand draft with the name of Director General Finance, HEC. All applicants must bring original deposit slip / ATM transfer slip to HEC office.

Last date of submission of Application forms:

Who can take benefits from this test?

The HAT test is organized for those applicants who have already applied online for HEC scholarships through E Portal for further final selection process.

Who intend to apply for future advertised scholarships schemes and advertised by universities.

The applicants who are interested for securing admission in MS / M.Phil Programs.

Test Pattern:

HAT 1    Engineering and IT

HAT 2 Management sciences, Business Science

HAT 3 Arts and humanities, social sciences

HAT 4 Agricultural and veterinary sciences, biological sciences, medical science, physical science.

The test centers list available at hec.gov.pk

The roll number slips will be issued to registered candidates through courier at the provided address and the same can be downloaded from HEC website hec.gov.pk.

It’s necessary to submit online applications otherwise applicants will not be eligible.


  1. hello everyone kindly guide regarding the online fee deposit slip. how will this slip be obtained ad deposited.

  2. assalam o alikm.sir why i have not received my roll no. slip for HAT test which was to be held on 24th march? I have the copy of bank deposit slip. I have also applied for this test before the due date. Now the question is that why i have faced this problem and who is responsible for this?

  3. sir upto still i have’t recieve my roll number slip of HEC-HAT test.
    i have the bank deposit slip copy and i also applied to that test before due time.
    the question is that that why i am facing that problem.i need urgent reply because the hec hat test is held on 24 march.

  4. Unfortunately i don’t know about this test before last date to apply…. Please tell me the next test date when it will be scheduled??? Or this test is conducted once in year please guide me…..

  5. The date for submitting the Hungarian Scholarship application has passed which was Jan 31, 2018. Those who have applied timely and are eligible for these respective scholarships will be sent the roll number slips along with the details of test date, timings and center. Hopefully it would be conducted on March 04,2018.
    If someone has not received the courier, he/she can get it printed from
    Thanks and Goodluck!

  6. I have registered HAT successfully but now whats nxt…
    Process is closed at the moment mean???,is it mean we wasted fee amount??? Disgusting!!!

  7. There is no option for application …the provided URL is not in access…kindly help us …how can we apply online? … thanks


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