Programme Semaine De La Francophonie (16 Mar - 27 Mar 2017)

The week of the French language and the Francophonie takes place from March 18 to 27, 2017. This week celebrates the French language through numerous animations organized everywhere in France and abroad including Pakistan.


Regional Coordinators for Lahore

Dr Muhammad Imran Rashid is selected as Regional Coordinator Lahore Region


French Day at HEC Auditorium

All PFAN members are cordially invited to attend the French day at Higher Education Commission Auditorium on Thursday 16th March 2017 at 09:00 AM


Regional Coordinators for Faisalabad & Peshawar Region

Dr Aamir Shehzad is selected as Regional Coordinator Faisalabad and Dr Muhammad Younas is selected as Regional Coordinator Peshawar.


Selection of Executive Council PFAN, 2017

Executive Council (ExCon) is to be constituted to work with the Chief Executive Officer in coordination with the ExCom and President PFAN, to manage different PFAN activities. The deadline for receiving of candidature is 15th Feb. 2017.


Selection of Executive Committee PFAN, 2017

In the meeting of the PFAN BoD, held on 26th January 2017, it was decided to send the call for intent for remaining posts of Executive committee (Islamabad/Rawalpindi based), PFAN 2017. Please see details for more information.


Election for President and Vice President 2017

PFAN Board of Directors meeting held on 26th January 2017, elected Dr Muhammad Imran as President PFAN and Dr Amir Qayyum as Vice President for PFAN BoD 2017



PFAN is planning number of exciting events for the calendar year 2017, including few mega ones to promote scientific collaborations. An active membership is mandatory for the participation in the events, so you are kindly requested to renew you membership at the earliest


Call for elections for Regional Coordinator, 2017

PFAN BoD has decided to hold the elections for the PFAN regional antenna coordinator in the month of February 2017. Deadline for receiving the candidature for the regional coordinator is 15th February 2017.


Result of BoD 2017-19 Elections

The election for the PFAN, Board of directors was successfully completed on 27th December, 2016 at its head office under the supervision of election commissioner, Dr Muhammad Sajid, Assistant Professor, SMME, NUST.


Elections of PFAN Board of Directors 2017-2019

PFAN present Board of Directors will complete its term on 31st December 2016. Therefore, we need to elect a new board for the next 3-years term. In this regards, all active PFAN members are encouraged and requested to participate in the election process.


Enrollment on the France Alumni Portal

It is kindly requested to all the PFAN members to register themselves on the France Alumni portal


French Language Summer Camp for Children at AIOU

AIOU is offering French Language Summer Camp for the children from 18th July 2016. Last date of admission is 15th July 2016.


Overseas Scholarships by H.E.C

Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has launched "overseas scholarships" for MS/MPhil leading to PhD in selected fields for Fall 2016/Spring 2017.


Winners of PFAN Initiative 2015

Embassy of France has announced the winners of "PFAN Initiative 2015". PFAN & Embassy of France congratules the winners.


PFAN initiative 2015 proposals Competition

The Embassy of France has just decided to launch a "PFAN initiative 2015", it is a call for proposals that is only open to PFAN members and will finance a one week trip to France in December 2015.


Join France Alumni

After the launching of the Pakistani chapter of the “France Alumni” network, all the PFAN members are warmly welcomed if they want to join “France Alumni”. The URL of the Pakistani chapter is


Membership card for Year 2015

PFAN is planning to prepare membership cards for year 2015, for this purpose please provide relevant information before 28th February 2015.


Hello Tomorrow event hosted by the Embassy of France

The Embassy of France is hosting the kick-off event of the « Hello Tomorrow » challenge, which aims at selecting innovative start-up projects and at bringing together entrepreneurs, researchers and investors. All the PFAN members interested in research and innovation are cordially invited to attend this event


PFAN Executive Committee 2015 Candidature

PFAN is a non-profit, non-government organization, and all the office bearers work as volunteers, without any remuneration. The tenure of the office bearers is for a calendar year, and hence it is notified that the term is going to be completed for the year 2014. All the PFAN members with active membership are requested to please volunteer for the positions of PFAN Executive Committee for 2015. Request for position should reached not later than Wednesday 10th December 2014.


French literary honour for Intizar

LAHORE: In an impressive ceremony at a hotel on The Mall, veteran short story writer, novelist, journalist and poet Intizar Husain was conferred upon the 'Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters' by the French Ambassador to Pakistan Philppe Thiebaud.


International Seminar 'French Contribution to Pakistan Studies'

The French Embassy in Pakistan with the support of Quaid-I-Azam University (Islamabad) and Alliance Française de Karachi is organizing an international seminar "FRENCH CONTRIBUTION TO PAKISTAN STUDIES" on 3 Feb 2014 in Islamabad and 5-6 Feb in Karachi


Selection of Board of Directors 2014-2016

For the election of PFAN Board of Directors 2014-2016, a call for candidates has been issued on November 22, 2013 through email, website and facebook. A total of eight candidates submitted their candidature before end date. As the candidates were not exce


Celebrating Franco-Pakistani relationship through PFAN alumni network

Pak-France Alumni Network (PFAN) is an association to bring together Pakistani scholars who have visited France for their higher education...


PFAN membership card

PFAN is preparing membership cards for all PFAN members for the year 2012-2013. Kindly send us your recent photograph.


Members CVs for PFAN directory

PFAN is preparing a PFAN directory for the year 2012-2013. Please send us your CV as early as possible.


Fellowship Research Opportunities in French Laboratories

HEC and the French Embassy in Pakistan has launched a joint program for research mobility. The fellowship program is intended for Pakistani doctoral & postdoctoral scientists and offers them to do research in France for 6 to 9 months.


PFAN Scientific Circle

PFAN is putting efforts to bring its members closer through their social and technical interests. In another such effort, PFAN has created "Scientific Circles" of its members, so that researchers may benefit from one another's experience


3rd Call for Proposals Bio-Asia Regional Programme

The Bio-Asia Regional Programme is a French cooperation initiative targeting Asia in order to promote and strengthen high-level collaboration and networking in the region. Bio-Asia Regional Programme calls for proposals before 25 June 2012.


8th Call for Proposals ICT-Asia Regional Programme

The ICT-Asia regional programme is an initiative by French cooperation directed at Asia in order to strengthen high-level collaboration & networking of research & development in the area of Information & Communication Sciences & Technologies (ICST).


French Scholarships 2012

New French scholarships for split Ph.D and Post-doc for year 2012, deadline end of july 2011.
Application Form

French Scientist visit to Pakistan

French Science Tour to Pakistan gives the opportunity to French Professors to interact with Pakistani students, faculty members, junior and senior scientists. All the expenses are taken care by the French Embassy.

PFAN members at STIC-Asia 2011

PFAN members at STIC Asia 2011 regional conference at Guangzhou, China [Detail]

Centre Mediterraneen de Medecine Moleculaire

Appel a candidatures du Centre Mediterraneen de Medecine Moleculaire (Inserm - Universite de Nice) pour l 'accueil de groupes junior French Fellowship web page

L'Ecole Francophone au Pakistan

French School of Pakistan     ...     To Grow, learn and Succeed   [Brochure] [Contact]

French Fellowship 2011

Following is the list of selected candidates for French embassy sponsored Split Ph.D and Post-Doc scholarships for year 2011.
Laureates List

Press release PFAN

Press release PFAN. [download]

Winter schedule for ISB-PAR-ISB of all Airlines.

Winter schedule for ISB-PAR-ISB of all airlines can be downloaded from [here]


The School of Chemical and Materials Engineering at National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad, Pakistan, seeks entry and mid-career level professionals (Assistant and Associate Professors) [Detail]