Yayasan Sime Darby Pre-University Scholarship (China)


Where to Study


Study Level

Pre University


Full Scholarship

Scholarship details


Yayasan Sime Darby invites qualified SPM 2018 leavers to apply for education sponsorship to pursue foundation studies in China.

We are looking for well-rounded Malaysian candidates who have attained excellent academic achievement, demonstrated outstanding leadership qualities and potential, as well as those who devoted time to make an impact to the community through their extra-curricular activities.


Applicant must meet all the below requirements

  1. Malaysian;
  2. Age 18 years old or below;
  3. Obtained at least 7 As (A+ and A only) for SPM 2018;
  4. Obtained A+ for both Additional Mathematics and Mathematics subjects for SPM 2018;
  5. Candidates with Mandarin proficiency are preferable;
  6. Total monthly gross household income of RM10,000 and below;
  7. Keen to pursue foundation and undergraduate studies at selected universities approved by YSD in China;
  8. Active participation in extra-curricular activities, sporting events and community service;
  9. Strong leadership qualities through various leadership positions held in school and societies.
Preferred Discipline

Business-related courses:

  • Chinese Language (with Foundation studies in Economics)
  • Chinese Language (with Foundation studies in Business Studies)
  • Chinese Language (with Foundation studies in Finance)
  • Chinese Language (with Foundation studies in Mechanical Engineering)
  • Chinese Language (with Foundation studies in Electrical Engineering)

Note: Scholarships for courses other than those mentioned above are not available.

Below is the list of universities in China, accepted by YSD, for the scholarship programme.

Foundation studies (2 years):

  • Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU)

Undergraduate studies:

  • Peking University
  • Tsinghua University
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • Fudan University
  • Nanjing University
  • Zhejiang University
Amount Info

The full scholarship includes tuition fees, board and lodging, a computer allowance, shipping allowance, and flight tickets for the beginning and end of studies.

 Recipients of the scholarship will have the opportunity to undergo a Scholars Development Programme and experience work exposure through internships at Sime Darby Companies i.e. Sime Darby Plantation Berhad, Sime Darby Property Berhad and Sime Darby Berhad.

Note: A students' admission to the assigned preparatory college will be arranged by YSD.

On completion of foundation and undergraduate studies in China, scholars will be required to serve Sime Darby Companies for 5 to 6 years, depending on the value of the scholarships.

How to apply for Yayasan Sime Darby Pre-University Scholarship (China)

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Contact Info

For more information, please contact:


Level 9, Menara Sime Darby,
Oasis Corporate Park, Jalan PJU 1A/2, Ara Damansara
47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan


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