Under the light if rising needs for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Higher Education Commission of Pakistan have given scholarships to locals of Gawadar for learning Chinese language in China. HEC have sent 36 students from Gawadar to attend Chinese language learning Classes in China, learning Chinese language will be helpful for the locals to get maximum benefits from this mega project.
The higher education commission is looking forward to fulfill the communication gap, as Multinational companies of China have started their operations in Pakistan. If the locals can speak and understand Chinese language well then can avail better benefits. HEC have sent a group of 36 students including 32 males and 4 females for one year to China for learning Chinese language. The students will attend Chinese language classes in Beijing Polytechnic University, Beijing, China.
Before this batch there were 14 students from Gawadar who got scholarship from HEC to learn Chinese language in China. Now HEC have sent 2nd batch of 36 students to China. The government announced these scholarships to fulfill the rising needs for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).