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Scholarships for Undergraduate programs

 

Scholarships for Undergraduate programs

Pro-Chancellor Excellence Full Scholarship

AspectDescription
Value of
award

100% fee waiver

Eligibility

STPM/A Level: 4As
UEC: 7As
SUTS Foundation: CGPA4.00
Or equivalent

    • To retain the scholarship, students must maintain CGPA 3.85 for the duration of study
    • Attainment of CGPA between 3.75 and 3.85 will be eligible for 15% fee waiver in the following year.
    • Open for Malaysian students only.
How to apply

Fill in and submit this scholarship application form with all required documents to study@swinburne.edu.my

PVC Academic Excellence Scholarship (Degree)

Malaysia

CountryStudy levelScholarship Quantum
RM5,000RM7,000RM11,000Full fee waiver for 1st year
MalaysiaSTPM & A Level2B1A – 2A3A4A

South East Asia

CountryStudy levelScholarship Quantum
RM5,000RM7,000RM11,000Full fee waiver for 1st year
Singapore
Brunei
A Level2B1A – 2A3A4A
IndonesiaSMA 380%85%90%95%

Oceania

CountryStudy levelScholarship Quantum
RM5,000RM7,000RM11,000Full fee waiver for 1st year
AustraliaATAR80869095

South Asia , Vietnam & China

CountryStudy levelScholarship Quantum
RM5,000RM7,000RM11,000Full fee waiver for 1st year
India10 + 275%85%90%95%
PakistanHSSC75%85%90%95%
BangladeshHSC44.55
Sri LankaA Level2B1A – 2A3A4A
VietnamVietnam Senior High School – Year 1288.59
ChinaGAO SANPlease contact study@swinburne.edu.my for more info

Middle East & Africa

CountryStudy levelScholarship Quantum
RM5,000RM7,000RM11,000Full fee waiver for 1st year
Middle East
& North Africa
THANAWEYA AMMA +
1ST YEAR TERTIARY EDUCATION
80%85%90%
KenyaKCSEBB+A-A
ZimbabweA Level2B1A – 2A3A4A

Europe & America

CountryStudy levelScholarship Quantum
RM5,000RM7,000RM11,000Full fee waiver for 1st year
United KingdomA Level2B1A – 2A3A4A
FranceInternational Baccalaureate (IB)30343740
United States of AmericaAmerica High SchoolPlease contact study@swinburne.edu.my for more info

Conditions

  • Not eligible for Swinburne Sarawak Entrance Grant
  • Level 1-3: Scholarship will be deducted in the 2nd semester
  • Level 4: Scholarship will be deducted in 2nd and 3rd semester

Other equivalent qualifications (Local or International) will be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact study@swinburne.edu.my for enquiry.

UEC Academic Excellence Scholarship

AspectDescription
General CriteriaThis grant is offered to UEC graduates who are applying for a Bachelor’s degree course at Swinburne Sarawak.
Value of award

Level 1: RM6,000
Level 2: RM8,000
Level 3: RM10,000
Level 4: Full fee waiver for 1st year

Eligibility

Level 1: 1A-2A
Level 2: 3A-4A
Level 3: 5A-6A
Level 4: 7A

  • Not eligible for Swinburne Sarawak Entrance Grant
  • Level 1-3: Scholarship will be deducted in the 2nd semester
  • Level 4: Scholarship will be deducted in 2nd and 3rd semester

Academic Progression Scholarship

AspectDescription
Value of award

15% fee waiver in the following year.

Eligibility

Students commencing their studies in 2022 must maintain a CGPA of 3.75 to retain the scholarship.

All students are

  • To maintain the stipulated CGPA to continue with the 15% fee waiver in the subsequent year
  • Scholarship is automatically cancelled if the CGPA falls below the stipulated grade point average

Emerging Technology Award

AspectDescription
Value of award

15% off first year fee.

Eligibility

Applicable to NEW students entering the following programs:

  • Bachelor of Design (Multimedia Design)
  • Bachelor of Design
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Chemical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Software)
  • Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Media and Communication
  • Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)
  • Not eligible for Swinburne Sarawak Entrance Grant

Swinburne Sarawak Entrance Grant

AspectDescription
Value of award

Non-UEC applicants: RM3,000
UEC applicants: RM4,000

Eligibility

Applicable to NEW students who have not received a scholarship offer from Swinburne Sarawak (unless otherwise specified).

  • Grant will be deducted in the 2nd semester.

Diploma Pathway Bursary

AspectDescription
Value of award

15% off 1st year degree tuition fee.

Eligibility

Applicable to Swinburne Sarawak diploma students progressing to Swinburne Sarawak degree.

  • Not eligible for Swinburne Sarawak Entrance Grant

Partnership Bursary

AspectDescription
Value of award

10% off 1st year degree tuition fee.

Eligibility

Applicable to Foundation/Diploma graduates from Swinburne's Credit Transfer Agreement (CTA) partners.

  • Not eligible for Swinburne Sarawak Entrance Grant

General Terms and Conditions

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

Eligibility

  • 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: www.swinburne.edu.my/scholarships/
- 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.

How to apply


External Scholarships

Tertiary Education Sponsorship Programme (TESP 2020)

Open to full-time, active and current undergraduate students enrolled in a selected institution of higher learning.

AspectDescription
How to apply
  • Application must be made online via www.mara.gov.my, starting from Monday 13 April 2020 to Monday 4 May 2020 at 12.00pm.
  • Applicant must fulfill the stated Terms and Conditions, and stipulated academic criteria.
  • MARA have the right to revoke an offer of financial loan should there be discrepancy in any of the information provided by the applicant.
General Terms
  • Malaysian citizens
  • The applicant and a parent is a Bumiputera.
  • Fulfilled the Socio-Economic Status (SES) as stipulated by MARA where combined household income is no more than RM180,000 a year.
  • For those who are employed abroad or is self-employed, the net monthly income must be RM15,000 and below.
  • Applicant and his parents/guardian is not blacklisted by MARA.
  • Have never received any offer of an education loan for the same level of study.
  • Is free from chronic illnesses / diseases / illness requiring long-term treatment.
  • Have not reached the maximum age of 40 years old.
Academic Criteria

New students

  • Attained a CGPA > 3.00 in Foundation / Matriculation / STPM or its equivalent

Current students

  • Attained a CGPA > 3.00 in the previous semester AND
  • Is NOT in the final year of study.

Other conditions

  • Attained a credit in Bahasa Melayu for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
  • The academic criteria for programs in medicine, dentistry and pharmacy must be in accordance to the requirements stipulated by its related professional bodies.
Programs and field of study

List of programs and field of study

Application is to be made online at http://www.mara.gov.my from 13 April 2020 to 4 May 2020. Please ensure all required information are provided. Applicant do not need to print or submit any other documents to MARA until requested to do so. The offer of the loan will be announced in MARA’s website after the closing date.

For inquiries on the program and other technical difficulties, please contact 03-2613 2051 / 2059 / 2067 / 2069 / 2070 / 2106, from 9.00am to 4.30pm, 13 April to 4 May 2020. Or email tesp@mara.gov.my.

Skim Biasiswa Yayasan Sarawak Tun Taib

Eligibility

  • Open to all students who have completed matriculation/Pre-U/ A Level/Diploma/STPM or equivalent qualifications.
  • Must attained a CGPA of 3.00 and above or all Grade A in STPM.

Description
The Yayasan Sarawak Tun Taib Scholarship aims to recognize and reward academically gifted students who have also shown strong leadership skills and are active in community engagement.

Recipients of this scholarship will have the opportunity to serve in the public sector of the Sarawak State Government, as and when needed.

Preferred Fields of Study:

  • Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Science & Technology
  • Any other courses that are STEM related (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)

Applications are opened once a year (June – July) through advertisements on the official website and social media of Yayasan Sarawak.

For more information, please email to Financial Advisory – fasw@swinburne.edu.my

Biasiswa Yayasan Biasiswa Sarawak Tunku Abdul Rahman

Eligibility

  • Open to all students who have completed matriculation/Pre-U/ A Level/Diploma/STPM or equivalent qualifications.
  • Must attained a CGPA of 3.00 and above or all Grade A in STPM.

Description
A scholarship offered to students who excelled academically, possess strong leadership skills and is active in community engagement.

Preferred Fields of Study:

  • Business
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Multimedia
  • Human Resource
  • Design
  • Any other courses that are not STEM related (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)

Applications are opened once a year (June – July) through advertisements on the official website and social media of Yayasan Sarawak.

For more information, please email to Financial Advisory – fasw@swinburne.edu.my

Yayasan KLK Scholarship

Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad (“KLK”), a Malaysian company with diverse business portfolios including plantation, manufacturing and property development, offers scholarships through its foundation Yayasan KLK.

We invite scholarship applications from qualified and deserving individuals seeking financial assistance in pursuing their full-time undergraduate studies in Malaysian institutions of higher-learning.

Criteria/Eligibility

  • Must be a Malaysian citizen.
  • Good academic results (STPM, A-Levels or equivalent – minimum 2As/Foundation – minimum CGPA of 3.5).
  • Good command of English, both written and spoken.
  • Active participation in extracurricular activities.
  • Must have a confirmed placement from Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak.
  • Not bonded, holding any other scholarships or receiving assistance from any organisation.
  • Be prepared to serve a three (3) year bond with the Group at any location upon graduation.

Scholarship Value

Successful applicants are provided with an annual grant over the minimum duration of their course, as follows:

Degree Course
Private Institutions - RM17,000 per academic year

Preferred Fields of Study:

  • Environmental Science
  • Sciences (Chemistry, Biotechnology)
  • Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical & Electronics)

Application Process

Download the application form from Yayasan KLK website at www.klk.com.my.

Option 1: Scan and email the completed form with relevant certificates (e.g. SPM, STPM (or equivalent)) and institution’s offer letter to yayasan@klk.com.my.

Option 2: Mail the completed form with relevant certificates (e.g. SPM, STPM (or equivalent)) and institution’s offer letter to:

Yayasan KLK
Bangunan Mayban Trust Ipoh
Level 9, No. 28, Jalan Tun Sambanthan
3000 Ipoh, Perak Darul Ridzuan
Tel: 05-240 8000

  • Applications for Yayasan KLK Scholarships will commence on 1st July 2021
  • The completed application form must reach us at the above email/address latest by 6 October 2021.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

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

Eligibility

  • Must be a Sarawakian
  • Must have sat for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysian (SPM) examination and obtain Credit for BM.
  • Applicable for all Degree Courses
  • Must have received a Letter of offer from Swinburne Sarawak
  • Subject to terms and conditions stipulated by Yayasan Sarawak

Application process

Application process

Step 1:Fill in the Yayasan Sarawak study loan application form and to provide supporting documents.

Step 2:Fully completed form and required documents are to be submitted to Financial Advisory, studentHQ, Swinburne Sarawak or they can be emailed to Financial Advisory at fasw@swinburne.edu.my.

Step 3:Financial Advisory will assist to submit the application to Yayasan Sarawak.

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

Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN)

Eligibility

  • The loan is applicable for Malaysian Degree students only (except Double Degree program)
  • You must have at least 1 year (2 semesters) of study left upon application.

Before applying, YOU MUST:

  1. Purchase PTPTN Pin Number – from the PTPTN website: https://www.ptptn.gov.my/elmas-pin-purchase-web/#/ or from Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN). The PTPTN No. is only valid within 6 months from the date of purchase.
  2. Open a CIMB account – for loan disbursement by semester and must be under applicant name.
  3. Open an SSPN account at https://www.ptptn.gov.my/esmas-open-acc-web/#/– or at the PTPTN branch with minimum amount of RM 20.00.

Once you have done the above, you can apply for the PTPTN Study Loan online: https://www.ptptn.gov.my/gateway/

Application Period
Semester 1:From 1st until 31st January
From 1st until 28/29th February
Outcome of application: After the 7th of each application month
Semester 2:From 1st until 31st August
From 1st until 30th September
Outcome of application: After the 7th of each application month

Kindly log into your PTPTN account to check the approval and download the agreement forms.

Once your PTPTN Application is approved:

    1. Download and print 2 complete set of agreement forms (single sided printing).
    2. Attach a photocopy of your Degree offer letter or Articulation letter if you articulated from Foundation to Degree in Swinburne. You can apply for the articulation letter via student forms on the Swinburne website.
    3. You will need to purchase two (2) RM10.00 setem hasil for your agreement forms. They can be bought from the Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri/ Inland Revenue Board office or at any post office.

Please note: Financial Advisory will conduct a session (date tbc) for the witness signing and checking of your agreement forms.

  1. Once you’ve done all of the above, you will need to submit the agreement to PTPTN within 14 days from the approval date.

Skim Pinjaman Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Sarawak (HIED)

Eligibility

  • Must be a Sarawakian.
  • Must have sat for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysian (SPM) examination and obtain Credit for BM.
  • Applicable for Foundation Courses in Engineering.
  • Must have received a Letter of offer from Swinburne Sarawak.
  • Have not been offered any other study loans.
  • Subject to terms and conditions stipulated by Yayasan Sarawak.

Application process

Step 1:Fill in the HiED study loan application form and to provide supporting documents.

Step 2:Fully completed form and required documents are to be submitted to Financial Advisory, studentHQ, Swinburne Sarawak or they can be emailed to Financial Advisory at fasw@swinburne.edu.my.

Step 3:Financial Advisory will assist to submit the application to Yayasan Sarawak.

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

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