Scholarships for SPM, IGCSE, UEC and A-Levels Students in Malaysia 2019


There are many scholarships and bursaries to help you get financial support in your studies. They are provided by various private universities and educational institutions.


Scholarship for Malaysian Students


All scholarships listed in this article are available to Malaysia students only. There are some universities offering a scholarship to international students as well (consult with us). However, The scholarships conditions are set by the institution or organisation themselves, therefore, it is not guaranteed. Applications are advised to consult with us before submitting your application to them.


How To Apply

The application procedure is...

  1. Submit your application here
  2. Wait for our reply
  3. Furnish the required documents
  4. Received an offer


List of Scholarships

Here is the list of scholarships available for Malaysia students:


Asia Pacific University (APU)

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Category
Required Achievement
Award
SPM Merit Scholarship
SPM 10A+ and above
100% Scholarship
SPM 9A’s
50% Scholarship
SPM 8 A’s
40% Scholarship
SPM 7 A’s
30% Scholarship
SPM 6 A’s
20% Scholarship
SPM 4 -5 A’s
10% Scholarship
UEC Merit Scholarship
12 points & below in 6 subjects
50% Scholarship
13 - 18 points in 6 subjects
35% Scholarship
19 - 24 points in 6 subjects
20% Scholarship
IGCSE Merit Scholarship
9 A’s
50% Scholarship
8 A’s
35% Scholarship
7 A’s
20% Scholarship
4 - 6 A’s
10% Scholarship
A-Levels Merit Scholarship
AAA
50% Scholarship
AAB
35% Scholarship
ABB
20% Scholarship
BBB
10% Scholarship
International Baccalaureate (IB) Merit Scholarship
37 points
30% Scholarship
26 - 36 points
20% Scholarship
Sportsman Scholarship
National Player
40% Scholarship
State Player
25% Scholarship
East Malaysia Community Scholarship
SPM, STPM & UEC qualifications from Schools in Sabah and Sarawak
15% Scholarship

Note:

  • APU Merit scholarships are awarded on a yearly basis and are renewable upon meeting the minimum CGPA at the end of each academic year.


UCSI University

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Category
Required Achievement
Award
SPM Trust Pre-U Scholarship
(Foundation Programme)
by UCSI University
9+ or 10A+/A and above (min 8A+)
RM 18,000**
10 (A+, A, A-)
RM 10,000
9 (A+, A, A-)
RM 9,000
8 (A+, A, A-)
RM 8,000
7 (A+, A, A-)
RM 5,000
6 (A+, A, A-)
RM 4,000
5 (A+, A, A-)
RM 3,000
SPM Trust A-Level Scholarship
(A-Levels programme)
by UCSI College
9+ or 10A+/A and above (min 8A+)RM 25,020
9+/A and above (min 6A+)
RM 15,000
10 (A+, A, A-)
RM 12,500
9 (A+, A, A-)
RM 9,000
8 (A+, A, A-)
RM 8,000
7 (A+, A, A-)
RM 7,000
6 (A+, A, A-)
RM 6,000
5 (A+, A, A-)
RM 5,000
IGCSE Trust Pre-U Scholarship
(Foundation Programme)
8A*/A and above (min 6A*)
RM 18,000**
7A*/A and above (min 4A*)

8A* /A
RM 10,000
7A* /A
RM 9,000
6A* /A
RM 8,000
5A* /A
RM 5,000
4A* /A
RM 4,000
3A* /A
RM 3,000
IGCSE Trust A-Level Scholarship
(A-Level programme)
8A*/A and above (min 6A*)RM 25,020
7A*/A and above (min 4A*)
RM 15,000
8A* /A
RM 12,500
7A* /A
RM 9,000
6A* /A
RM 8,000
5A* /A
RM 7,000
4A* /A
RM 6,000
3A* /A
RM 5,000
Sportsman Scholarship
National Player
Full Tuition Fee Waiver
State Player
Partial Tuition Fee Waiver
STPM University Trust Scholarship
CGPA ≥ 3.80, with relevant subjects taken into consideration
Full Tuition Fee Waiver
A-Levels University Trust Scholarship
AAA in the relevant subjects
Full Tuition Fee Waiver
UEC University Trust Scholarship
8 As and above including English Language
Full Tuition Fee Waiver
SAM/ CPU University Trust Scholarship
Aggregate ≥ 90%
Full Tuition Fee Waiver
International Baccalaureate (IB) University Trust Scholarship
≥ 40 points
Full Tuition Fee Waiver

Note:

  • Only As for relevant subjects will be considered, for Bahasa Cina / Tamil subject is not counted. 
  • CGPA is required to maintain every semester to continue enjoying the scholarship. 
  • There is an interview needed for UCSI Trust Scholarship


Taylors University

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Category
Required Achievement
Award
SPM Merit Scholarship
(Foundation Programme)
Minimum 35 points (A+ = 5 pts; A = 4 pts; A- = 3 pts)
Full Scholarship
SPM Talent Scholarship
(Foundation Programme)
Minimum 20 points (A+ = 5 pts; A = 4 pts; A- = 3 pts, B+ = 2 pts) (Achievements and positions held in clubs)
Full Scholarship
SPM Excellence Scholarship
(A-Levels, SACE, Foundation)
8A+/9As and above
RM 15,000
8As
RM 8,000
7As
RM 6,000
6As
RM 4,000
5As
RM 2,000
SPM Excellence Scholarship
(Diploma)
7 As and above
RM 7,000
6As
RM 6,000
5As
RM 5,000
4As
RM 4,000
3As
RM 3,000
SPM Excellence Scholarship
(American Degree Transfer Programme)
8A+ / 9As and above
RM 15,000
8As
RM 8,000
7As
RM 6,000
6As
RM 4,000
5As
RM 2,000
IGCSE Merit Scholarship
(For admission to Foundation Programme)
Minimum 30 points (A* = 5 pts; A = 4 pts; B = 3 pts)
Full Scholarship
IGCSE Talent Scholarship
(For admission to Foundation Programme)
Minimum 15 points (A* = 5 pts; A = 4 pts; B = 3 pts, C = 2 pts) (Achievements and positions held in clubs)
Full Scholarship
IGCSE Excellence Scholarship
(For admission to A-Levels, SACE, Foundation)
8A+/9As and above
RM 15,000
8As
RM 8,000
7As
RM 6,000
6As
RM 4,000
5As
RM 2,000
IGCSE Excellence Scholarship
(For admission to Diploma)
7 As and above
RM 7,000
6As
RM 6,000
5As
RM 5,000
4As
RM 4,000
3As
RM 3,000
IGCSE Excellence Scholarship
(For admission to American Degree Transfer Programme)
8A+/9As and above
RM 15,000
8As
RM 8,000
7As
RM 6,000
6As
RM 4,000
5As
RM 2,000
UEC Excellence Scholarship
(American Degree Transfer Programme)
12 pts & below
RM 15,000
13 - 15 pts
RM 6,000
University Excellence Award - (All Degrees)
Foundation / Diploma CGPA 3.6 | A-Levels AAA/AAB | 85% (ATAR/CPU/MUFY) | International Baccalaureate (IB) 33| STPM CGPA 3.55 | UEC 9 pts
RM 15,000 / year
Foundation / Diploma CGPA 3.4
A-Levels ABB/AAC
80% (ATAR/CPU/MUFY) International Baccalaureate (IB) 29 | STPM CGPA 3.22 | UEC 10 - 12 pts
RM 11,000 / year
Foundation / Diploma CGPA 3.2
A-Levels BBB/ABC
70% (ATAR/CPU/MUFY)
International Baccalaureate (IB) 25| STPM CGPA 3.00 | UEC 13 - 20 pts
RM 6,000 / year
Ontario (OSSC) Excellence Scholarship (A-Levels, SACE, Foundation)
95% and above
RM 15,000
90%
RM 8,000
88%
RM 6,000
86%
RM 5,000
84%
RM 4,000
Sports Scholarship
National player in Sport
Full Scholarship


Curtin University

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Category
Required Achievement
Award
SPM Merit Scholarship
10 As or more
RM10,000
9 As
RM6,000
7-8 As
RM3,000
IGCSE Merit Scholarship
8 As or more
RM10,000
7 As
RM6,000
6 As
RM3,000
STPM Merit Scholarship
3 As
RM10,000
2 As
RM5,000
A Level Merit Scholarship
4 As and more
RM10,000
2 - 3 As
RM5,000
UEC Merit Scholarship
7 As and more
RM10,000
5 - 6 As
RM5,000
International Baccalaureate (IB) Merit Scholarship
38 points
30% Scholarship
35 points
25% Scholarship
AUSMAT / SAM / SACE Merit Scholarship
ATAR 90
30% Scholarship
ATAR 85
25% Scholarship

Note:

  • The scholarships above are applicable for the first year of study, a new form of scholarship might available to students who achieve the minimum CWA 80% and above.


Help University

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Category
Required Achievement
Award
SPM Distinction Award Scholarship (Diploma in Business)
8 As or more
RM 8,000
6 - 7 As
RM 6,000
4 - 5 As
RM 4,000
3 As
RM 2,000
SPM Distinction Award Scholarship (Foundation program)
9 A+ and 9 As
RM 13,000
8 As and 9 A-
RM 10,000
7 As
RM 8,000
5 - 6 As
RM 6,000
SPM / IGCSE Distinction Award Scholarship (A-Levels program)
9A/A+ to 10A/A+
RM 13,000
7A/A+ to 8A/A+
RM 8,000
6A/A+
RM 5,000
UEC Distinction Award Scholarship (All Business Degrees)
6 As or more
RM 16,800
5 As
RM 12,600
4 As
RM 8,400
A-Levels Distinction Award Scholarship (All Business Degrees)
AAA
RM 15,750
AAB
RM 11,250
AB
RM 6,750
STPM Distinction Award Scholarship (All Business Degrees)
CGPA 3.75 and above
RM 15,750
CGPA 3.50 - 3.74
RM 11,250
CGPA 3.25 - 3.49
RM 6,750
SAM / ATAR / CPU Distinction Award Scholarship (All Business Degrees)
95% above
RM 15,750
90 - 94.99% above
RM 11,250
85 - 89.99% above
RM 6,750
UEC Distinction Award Scholarship (All Psychology Degrees)
9 As or more
RM 12,250
8 As
RM 8,750
7 As
RM 5,250
A-Levels Distinction Award Scholarship (All Psychology Degrees)
AAA
RM 12,250
AAB
RM 8,750
AB
RM 5,250
STPM Distinction Award Scholarship (All Psychology Degrees)
AAAA
RM 12,250
AAAB
RM 8,750
AABB
RM 5,250
SAM / ATAR / CPU Distinction Award Scholarship (All Psychology Degrees)
98% above
RM 12,250
96 - 97.99% above
RM 8,750
94 - 95.99% above
RM 5,250
HELP Foundation Distinction Award Scholarship (All Psychology Degrees)
CGPA 3.80 above
RM 12,250
CGPA 3.60 - 3.79 above
RM 8,750
CGPA 3.40 - 3.59 above
RM 5,250
HELP Alumni Bursary
family members who are once alumni of HELP
15% off the tuition fees for the entire programme


INTI University

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Category
Required Achievement
Award
SPM Merit Scholarship (AUP / A-Level / SACE)
10 As (8A+)
100% Scholarship
10 As
60% Scholarship
9 As
50% Scholarship
8 As
40% Scholarship
7 As
30% Scholarship
6 As
25% Scholarship
5 As
20% Scholarship
SPM Merit Scholarship (Diploma 1st year)
10 As (8A+)
100% Scholarship
10 As
80% Scholarship
9 As
75% Scholarship
7 - 8 As
50% Scholarship
5 - 6 As
30% Scholarship
3 - 4 As
20% Scholarship
SPM Merit Scholarship (Foundation programme)
10 As (8A+)
100% Scholarship
10 As
85% Scholarship
9 As
80% Scholarship
7 - 8 As
55% Scholarship
5 - 6 As
35% Scholarship
IGCSE Merit Scholarship (AUP / A-Level / SACE)
8 As
100% Scholarship
7 As
70% Scholarship
6 As
50% Scholarship
5 As
40% Scholarship
4 As
30% Scholarship
3 As
20% Scholarship
2 As
10% Scholarship
IGCSE Merit Scholarship (Diploma 1st year)
8 - 10 As
100% Scholarship
7 As
70% Scholarship
6 As
50% Scholarship
5 As
40% Scholarship
4 As
30% Scholarship
3 As
20% Scholarship
2 As
10% Scholarship
IGCSE Merit Scholarship (Foundation programme)
8 - 10 As
100% Scholarship
7 As
70% Scholarship
6 As
50% Scholarship
5 As
40% Scholarship
4 As
30% Scholarship
3 As
20% Scholarship
2 As
10% Scholarship
UEC Merit Scholarship (All Degrees programme)
10 Points
50% Scholarship
20 Points
35% Scholarship
24 Points
30% Scholarship
STPM Merit Scholarship (All Degrees programme)
CGPA 3.5
45% Scholarship
CGPA 3.0
25% Scholarship
INTI Sport Excellence Scholarship
National player
100% Scholarship
State player
50% Scholarship
INTI Leadership Excellence Scholarship
Possesses special talent such as singing, dancing, acting, playing music instruments, drawing etc.
Up to 100% Scholarship
INTI Chairman Award
Bumiputera Malaysia citizens
20% Scholarship
INTI Family Loyalty Award
family members who are once alumni of INTI
RM 1,000 deduction


Alternative financing options

Students may also consider study and education loans such as Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional Malaysia (PTPTN) and Employee Provident Fund (EPF) withdrawal to fund for their higher education. For more information on the eligibility and application process, please visit the following websites:



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