Higher Education Commission Pakistan issues an invitation for bids to bid on the procurement of 100,000 laptops to young people. Laptops are distributed among students studying in colleges and universities all over the nation. PM Laptop scheme is being renewed as laptops are distributed on a merit-based basis.
The Special Assistant of the Prime Minister’s Office for youth affairs Shaza Fatima Khawaja has said that each year in Pakistan there are 2 million people looking for jobs However, there is not enough job market to meet every one of them. She added that it’s regrettable that 30 percent of graduates don’t get jobs. This is why it is necessary for graduates to become job creators instead of becoming employable, to develop into entrepreneurs, and offer jobs to others.
PM 100 THOUSAND LAPTOP SCHEME for Matric Passed Students:
The Government of Punjab has decided to provide laptops to students who have passed the matric year 2023. At present, the PM Laptop Scheme is working and providing laptops to students in various universities and colleges. One hundred thousand Matric Pass students will be given Laptops in 2023. This is the latest announcement from the Punjab Government, according to this scheme, students who score less than 78 percent scores will also be given laptops through the PM Laptop Scheme.
The Yousaf Abbasi, government has already distributed laptops to matric students who are in the year 2023 when they pass. The laptop will however be provided to matric-passing students in students in 2023. It’s confirmed that students who scored higher than 78 percent marks in Matric are required to receive laptops under the Prime Minister laptop scheme 2023.
The Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan invites sealed bids from bidders [original equipment makers (OEMs) as well as local partners or an authorized Laptop distributor/Tier-I partner of an OEM) for the purchase of 100,000 laptops in the Prime Minister’s Young Laptops Scheme (Phase-Ill) against two POs in the manner specified within the request for proposals.
How to Get HEC Bidding Documents
- Candidates interested in applying can get bidding documents through the HEC website.
- Requested in hard copy via Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Director of Deputy (IT) at [email protected], HEC, Islamabad between Monday and Friday, from between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm.
- The bid document is Rs.10,000$, which can be deposited online at Habib Bank Limited, H-9 Shalimar Branch A/c No. PK38HABB0017427900133401)
- Bidding documents can be downloaded at (www.hec.gov.pk as well as ppra.org.pk)