Malaysian International Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies

Malaysian International Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies offers opportunities to an excellent and outstanding young students to pursue their higher education in Malaysian universities.

Scholarships are intended for promising candidates who may be expected to make a significant contribution to their own countries on their return from Malaysia.


To be eligible for an award applicants must:

  • Have completed their secondary education with minimum of 12 years of successful study with good outstanding grades;
  • Have an impressive record of participation and leadership in extra-curricular or social and voluntary activities;
  • Have at least two recent references and evidence of any other achievements including school and community participation; Meet the University`s academic selection criteria and English Language requirement;
  • Be in good health and be certified fit medically by a certified Doctor/Medical Professional of the bilateral partner country.
  • The cost of medical examination is to be borne by the applicants; and
  • Not more than 21 years of age by 1st January.

    Academic Qualifications:

    The general academic requirements for admission into undergraduate degree programmes of the following level or its equivalent:

  • A minimum of 3 GCE ‘A’ Levels with all subjects Grade B. Other internationally recognized qualifications of a similar standard will be acceptable.

    Applications must be endorsed by the Ministry of Foregn Affairs or agency responsible for technical cooperation in the respective recipient’s Government and submitted to the Malaysian Goverment Representatives in the country in which the applicant has his/her permanent home;

    or send direct to:

    The Secretary General
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malaysia
    Wisma Putra, No. 1
    62602 Putrajaya
    Deadline: 31 December

    For further enquiries, prospective applicants can either request or write directly to the nearest Malaysian Diplomatic Mission or the following address:

    Scholarship Division
    Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia
    Level 4, Block 1 PjH Tower
    Precint 2
    Federal Goverment Administration Centre
    62100, PUTRAJAYA
    Email: norkamilahz[at]

    For more information see; Malaysian International Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies

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