Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program to study in US

61 Pakistani students to study in US schools
Karachi, Jun 26, 2008: About 61 Pakistani secondary school students, 40 girls and 21 boys have been selected under Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program to study in US schools.

Country Coordinator International Education and Resource Network Pakistan, Farah S Kamal said that this programme is for one year and they will study in advance class of higher education in US schools.

She said that these kids mostly matriculate, while some with O Level were selected from different schools all over Pakistan in 19 cities of Sindh, Balochistan, NWFP, Punjab, FATA and AJK.

The age requirement was 15 to 17 with at least 70 percent marks in every subject. They have passed English language test and interviews before final selection. Applications were invited through advertisements in newspapers, she added.

Farah said they will not get any degree or diploma but get certificates of studying in various subjects of their choice besides learning one foreign language other than English and mother tongue.

She said 57 students majority of them girls were selected last year to study in US schools. They have come back and the 6th batch will leave for USA in the first week of August 2008, she noted.

Some of the students who returned after completing YES programme said it was a best experience and whatever they learned there, will help in their academic career as well as in the practical life.

US Consul General Kay L Anske had hosted a dinner on Tuesday for the selected students who have been in the city since June 23, 2008 in connection for the preparation to attend one year stay in USA.

Speaking on the occasion, she congratulated them on their selection and said they were Pakistani diplomats in USA to share thoughts, ideas and knowledge of Pakistan with US students and people.

"Have a fun, learn as well as teach. USA is a wonderful place where you will meet a large number of people", she added.

Anske said that a Pakistani student of last batch had a privilege to meet US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice during the studies. App

Your Comments
"Please give me some contact numbers so that i can get more information about this program."
Name: Novaira Khan
City, Country: Karachi,Pkistan

"i live in Quetta i hve done my Matric doing FSC part 1 can u please tel me any good scholarship for fsc ..i want to study in USA or America"
Name: umul warha
City, Country: quetta,pakistan

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Name: Aysha Khan
City, Country: Karachi,pakistan

"I m from bajaur agency i have done my metric examination.i get 753 markes .i know that this markes is very less for scolarship but because of not a good environment, facilities ,or other things, therefor i want to study in UA or america"
Name: Muhammad imran
City, Country: Bajaur agency

"How i am apply for this test?"
Name: Hassan moosa
City, Country: Mardan, pakistan

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Name: Qurratulain
City, Country: karachi; Pakistan

"Peshawar, pakistan Admin my name is muhammad riaz from peshawar, i am selected for yes porgrame, my roll number is 0516-00768 but unfortunatly i have no recieved any via latter or call to set for the test, plz help me?"
Name: Muhammad riaz
City, Country: KPK, pakistan

"I need contact number of yes program management, or any consultant. Please, i just want to verify something, and i want to apply for this?"
Name: Syed umair ahmed
City, Country: Karachi, Pakistan

"Sir i had been passed matric exame in balochistan board since 2015. Sir i want to study in America via of any scholarship or a fund and i am a poor student, so plz don't ignore me.?"
Name: Ajmeer zaman
City, Country: Panjgoor balochistan

"Sir i had passed matric examination in aga khan university examination board. Sir i want to study in America via any scholarship i am poor but talented student, So plzz don't ignore my requset?"
Name: Aqsa Farooqn
City, Country: Khairpur Mirs, sindh, Pakistan

"I want to apply for youth exchange program. Im a talented student and pass my matriculation with flying colors. I want to get more information about YES program.?"
Name: Hadiqa Duaa Batool
City, Country: Karachi, Pakistan

"I am very interested in yes program and i wouldnt no how to apply contact me plz?"
Name: Rashid khan
City, Country: Karachi, Pakistan

"Hello! I'm Ateena. I'm really interested in YES program and I want to contact with Youth Exchange and Study. I want to contact them kindly give me any e-mail or contact number.?"
Name: Ateena Reki
City, Country: Quetta, Pakistan

"I am interested in this YES programme!?"
Name: Shazmina Asif
City, Country: Islamabad, Pakistan

"I want to apply in this program?"
Name: Nadeem
City, Country: Kashmore Sindh



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