LAHORE (PR): Dr. Faheem Khurshid Butt has been selected for Georg Forster Research Fellowships (HERMES) for postdoctoral researchers in Germany by Alexander von HumboldtFoundation.

It is recognised as one of the prestigious research awards and requires a rigorous/stringent selection criterion. The programme is for academics from developing countries to do research relevant to development policy, which is being carried out in Germany, facilitates the transfer of knowledge and technologies to developing countries.

Dr Faheem Butt will be engaged in research with his host professor at Technische Universität München (TUM) (QS world Ranking= 60th). The programme of this fellowship is divided into two parts i.e. German Language Course (2 months) and the research work at host institution (2 years).