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Rhodes Scholarship Awards Malaysian Student to Study at the University of Oxford

Published by Afterschool.my on Nov 12, 2020, 10:47 am

Congratulations to Subashan Vadibeler, a Malaysian that was awarded the honorable Rhodes Scholarship to pursue his studies at the University of Oxford!

Subashan will head to the United Kingdom in 2021 to pursue a double masters in International Health and Tropical Medicine and Integrated Immunology. This Perak born is currently a final year University of Malaya student who had developed a keen interest for studying dengue and spends most of his time with dengue patients.

“I’m hoping to study the immunology of dengue and in future I hope to eradicate dengue and other neglected tropical diseases and I’m working towards that pathway in my career,” Subashan shared to the Malay Mail.

A humble person, he furthered emphasized the support and guidance he received from his university's medical faculty, family, and secondary school, saying he would not have made it this far without them. And Subashan is willing to extend the same help to others like him!

“I realise that other Malaysian students can’t afford the same privileges so they can reach out to me anytime for help,” he said.

Are you looking for a scholarship to further your postgraduate studies like Subashan? Then you might want to check our list of postgraduate scholarships!

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