Scholarships for Foundation programs


Scholarships for Foundation programs

PVC Academic Excellence Scholarship (Foundation)



Value of Scholarship
RM12,000 RM8,000 RM5,000
Malaysia SPM 10As and above 7As-9As 4As-6As
O Level  8As and above 6As and above 4As and above
United States American High School Diploma GPA 4.0 GPA 3.7 GPA 3.5
UK, Singapore GCE O Level 8As and above 6As and above 4As and above
Pakistan SSC 90% 85% 80%
Bangladesh SSC 5.0 4.8 4.5
Zimbabwe 8As 6As-7As 4As-5As
GCC 95% 90% 85%
Sri Lanka O Level 8As 6As-7As 4As-5As
Egypt Thanawiya 95% 90% 85%
Myanmar Matriculation 90% 85% 80%
  • Certificate of Secondary Education (Sahadatnama orta bilim hakynda)
  • Certificate of Complete Secondary Education (Attestat)
4.75 4.5 4
Kazakhstan Certificate of General Secondary Education (Year 12) 4.75 4.5 4
Russia Certificate of Secondary (Complete) General Education – Year 11 4.75 4.5 4

Siblings Discount

Qualification Value of Scholarship
NEW students whose siblings are current student or alumni of Swinburne University.

10% off 1st year tuition fee

General Terms and Conditions

The following terms and conditions are applicable across the range of awards and bursaries offered by Swinburne Sarawak only:


  • The availability of award/bursary is subject to a pre-determined quota set by the university
  • The award/bursary is only valid for studies at Swinburne Sarawak
  • The awarding of the award/bursary is conditional upon payment of full term fee
  • The offer of an award/bursary shall be based on the official academic results obtained in a single sitting
  • All awards/bursaries are to be given as course tuition fee rebate only and cannot be exchanged for cash
  • Award/bursary recipients must continue to study full-time throughout the award or bursary period
  • Students enrolled into any of the University’s Master by Coursework programs and who are studying part-time is eligible to apply for the Master by Coursework Bursary and/or the Alumni Bursary.
    • Part-time studies at the postgraduate level are for Malaysian students only.
  • The award recipient shall maintain a full study load in each term.
  • Award or bursary recipients shall contribute to Swinburne Sarawak’s activities including participation in promotional activities as and when required, during their period of study
  • Successful applicants will be notified via an award/bursary offer letter
  • The award or bursary is not-transferable
  • The award or bursary shall be forfeited if the student withdraws from the course or transfers to Swinburne Australia
  • Once the award/bursary is forfeited, it shall not be reinstated
  • The award/bursary shall be forfeited if the student fails to abide by the rules and regulations of Swinburne Sarawak
  • A student is entitled to only one award or bursary
  • A student who has been awarded an award and/or bursary by Swinburne Sarawak or any other institution shall not be eligible for another award or bursary
  • Unless otherwise approved, each student is only entitled to one award/bursary/financial assistance scheme/promotional benefits offered by Swinburne Sarawak and its group at any one time. In the event that the student qualifies for more than one award, he/she must choose which of these he/she wishes to apply and accept
  • Approval must be obtained from the Registrar of Swinburne Sarawak for leave of absence. The award shall recommence once the recipient resumes his/her studies at Swinburne Sarawak. Failure to obtain approval for leave of absence shall result in the forfeiture of the award
  • Only completed application forms received by the closing date will be entertained
  • Swinburne Sarawak shall not be responsible for any application form that is misplaced, lost or failed to reach the designated department of Swinburne Sarawak
  • Swinburne Sarawak reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of the award/bursary as and when required without prior notice. All decisions of Swinburne Sarawak including those on matters not covered above are final and binding.
  • All decisions made by the Swinburne Sarawak Award Committee are final. Appeals will not be entertained.

Application Procedure

Application forms can be obtained from:

– Marketing and Recruitment Office
– studentHQ, Swinburne Sarawak
– Swinburne Sarawak website:
– Appointed student recruitment representative

  • The application form must be completed and signed. Incomplete application form or those containing incorrect information will be rejected
  • All the required documents listed under Document Checklist in the award/bursary application form must be certified as true copies and submitted together with the form.

Automatic Consideration

You do not need to submit a separate application for these scholarships. Just apply for your Swinburne course of choice, and when we assess your course application we will automatically assess you for a Swinburne Sarawak scholarship. Visit our How to Apply page for course application details.

*Other scholarships may require a separate application form. Please refer to individual scholarship information.

Financial aid

The financial aids listed below are for reference only. The availability of the respective financial aids is at the discretion of the provider. For more information, details of each financial aids, application procedure and closing dates, students are advised to inquire with the financial aid provider directly.

Biasiswa Pinjaman Pelajaran Yayasan Sarawak


  • Must be a Sarawakian
  • It is mandatory to obtain a credit in the Bahasa Melayu subject in the SPM examination or an equivalent examination as follows:
    – Obtained at least a Grade C for the Malaysian Certificate of Education (SPM).
    – Obtained at least a Grade C for the General Certificate of Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level) / IGCSE Malay 0696.
    – Obtained at least a Grade B6 for the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
  • Applicable for all Foundation Courses
  • Must have received a Letter of offer from Swinburne Sarawak
  • Subject to terms and conditions stipulated by Yayasan Sarawak

Application process

Step 1: Register for Yayasan Sarawak account — to upload applicant’s IC for registration on the Yayasan Sarawak website: Yayasan Sarawak

Step 2: Once done with the registration. Applicant can proceed to apply for Skim Biasiswa Pinjaman Pelajaran Dalam Negara — to upload all the supporting documents on Yayasan Sarawak website.

  • Offer letter from Swinburne University of Technology
  • PTPTN Offer Letter (if applicable)
  • BP40 Eligibility Letter (if applicable)
  • Both parents latest pay slip (if applicable)
  • Guarantors’ latest pay slip (if parents are not guarantors)
  • income tax form / Government Pensioner Slip / verified letter for parents not working (if applicabble)
  • SPM certificate
  • Applicant’s Birth Certificate
  • Applicant’s IC (Front & Back)
  • Parents’ IC (Front & Back)
  • Guarantors’ IC (Front & Back)
  • Parents’ Death Certificate (if applicable)
  • Parents’ divorce certificate (if applicable)
  • Applicant’s bank account details

Step 3: Submit your proof of online application “Student Interactive system page” to Financial Advisory via Servicedesk.

Note: Your application is subjected to the approval and at the discretion of Yayasan Sarawak.



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