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Scholarships for SPM Graduates & Undergraduate Students at Private Universities 2018

Published by Afterschool.my on Mar 20, 2018, 03:55 am

If you got rejected by UPU, or just want a back-up plan in case you do, then perhaps a private university is for you. Yes, it does cost more than IPTAs. However, many of these universities offer 'in-house' scholarships. You will need to either have an offer letter or apply to these universities to be eligible, but you can do so directly via Afterschool.my. Here are some of these scholarships that are open to SPM students. 

IUKL Scholarship

Overview

IUKL scholarships are made available to students who do well in their academic pursuits at the elementary levels, including SPM, STPM, O-Level, A-Level, UEC, Foundation Studies and Diploma.

Study Level 

  • Pre-U (Foundation 
  • Bachelor's Degree

Criteria

  • Malaysian Citizen
  • Must apply and be accepted to an IUKL course prior to applying for scholarship
  • The scholarship is awarded for the 1st semester ONLY.
  • For the 2nd semester onwards, the entitlements are based on the IUKL Tuition Waiver Scheme
  • Excellent results as per mentioned below:

 

Full Scholarship

Partial Scholarship (50%)

SPM / O-Level

8As and above

5As and above

STPM

CGPA > 3.500

CGPA > 3.000

A-Level

3As

2As

United Examination Certificate (UEC)

5As

3As

SAM / HSC / AUSMAT

TER / UAI 85

TER / UAI 75

CPU

85% (6 best subjects)

75% (6 best subjects)

Foundation / Diploma OR Equivalent

CGPA 3.750 or above

CGPA 3.500 to 3.749

Preferred Discipline

  • Foundation Studies
  • Any undergraduate course offered by IUKL.

Subjects

  • Accounting & Business
  • Engineering & Architecture
  • Arts & Communication
  • Computer & Multimedia
  • Education & Languages

How to Apply

Must apply and be accepted to an IUKL course prior to applying for scholarship. View full course list and apply now by clicking here


Curtin Malaysia Merit Scholarship

Overview

The Curtin Malaysia Merit Scholarship offers students discounts on tuition at Curtin University Sarawak based on their SPM/O-Level results for Foundation courses and STPM/A-Levels/UEC results for bachelor’s Degree courses.Criteria

  • Malaysian Citizen
  • Holding a Curtin Malaysia’s Letter-of-Offer to pursue Foundation Studies or Undergraduate (Click here to apply now)
  • Scholarship is applicable only for the first year of study
  • Excellent results as per mentioned below:

SPM Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

10As or more

RM10,000 tuition fee waiver for Foundation Studies

Tier 2

9As

RM6,000 tuition fee waiver for Foundation Studies

Tier 3

7As – 8As

RM3,000 tuition fee waiver for Foundation Studies

O Level Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

8As or more

RM10,000 tuition fee waiver for Foundation Studies

Tier 2

7As

RM6,000 tuition fee waiver for Foundation Studies

Tier 3

6As

RM3,000 tuition fee waiver for Foundation Studies

STPM Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

3As

RM10,000 tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

2As

RM5,000 tuition fee waiver for first year

·         Not inclusive of Pengajian Am

A Level Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

4As and above

RM10,000 tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

2As – 3As

RM5,000 tuition fee waiver for first year

·         Not inclusive of General Paper

UEC Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

7As and above

RM10,000 tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

5As – 6As

RM5,000 tuition fee waiver for first year

Accredited External Foundation Qualification

Minimum Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

CGPA 3.75

 30%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

CGPA 3.5

25%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Accredited Diploma Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

CGPA 4.0

 30%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

CGPA 3.75

25%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Malaysian Matriculation Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

CGPA 4.0

 30%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

CGPA 3.75

25%  tuition fee waiver for first year

IB Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

38 points

 30%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

35 points

 25%  tuition fee waiver for first year

AUSMAT / SAM / SACE Qualification

Requirements

Value of Scholarship

Tier 1

ATAR 90

 30%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Tier 2

ATAR 85

 25%  tuition fee waiver for first year

Preferred Discipline

  • Foundation Studies
  • Any undergraduate course offered by Curtin University.

Subjects

  • Accounting & Business
  • Engineering & Architecture
  • Arts & Communication
  • Computer & Multimedia

How to Apply

Must currently hold a Curtin Malaysia’s Letter-of-Offer to pursue Foundation Studies or Undergraduate. View full course list and apply now by clicking here

Fill in scholarship application form to be sent to Curtin University Sarawak


AIMST University Scholarships

Overview

AIMST University are offering scholarships to outstanding students who apply to the institution, including the Top Achiever Scholarship* and the 100% Scholarship.

Criteria

  • Malaysian Citizen
  • Must apply and be accepted to into an AIMST University course (varies depending on scholarship.
  • Two Scholarships on offer:

Top Achiever Scholarship*

  • For Foundation in Science (Leading to MBBS, Dental Surgery & Pharmacy)

100% Scholarship* (with minimum of 5Cs in SPM)

  • Foundation in Science (Leading to MBBS, Dental Surgery & Pharmacy)
  • Foundation in Business
  • Diploma in Nursing

*Terms and conditions apply

Preferred Discipline

  • Foundation Studies (Science & Business)
  • Diploma in Nursing

How to Apply

Student must apply and be accepted to an AIMST University course prior to applying for scholarship. Applications can be done on Afterschool.my. View full course list and apply now by clicking here

*Terms and conditions apply


Erican College Academic Excellence Scholarship

Overview

The Academic Excellence scholarship is awarded to students who have done well in their SPM exams.

Criteria

Minimum academic results

Applicants for this programme must fulfil the following requirements:

  • Malaysian;
  • Minimum 6As for SPM 2017 examination;

Preferred Discipline

ANY course offered by ERICAN College

Subjects

  • Computer & Multimedia
  • Arts & Communication
  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • Pre-University
  • Accounting & Business

Amount Info

  • 6As and above: 50% tuition fee scholarship
  • 7As and above: 100% tuition fee scholarship

How to Apply

An application for admission to the University will constitute an application for a scholarship. Applications can be done on Afterschool.my. View full course list and apply now by clicking here

Level

  • Foundation
  • Diploma  

MMU Scholarships

Overview

Multimedia University (MMU) currently offer merit scholarships for both their foundation and undergraduate programmes

Amount

Up to 50% of tuition fees Foundation, Diploma & Degree – Whole duration based on exam results. Merit scholarship recipients are eligible to continue to receive a scholarship throughout the remaining duration of their studies in Multimedia University subject to excellent academic performance depending on the scholarship percentage category that they hold.

Criteria

  • Malaysian citizens.
  • New Student Intake effective 2018 – successfully received an Admission offer letter.
  • This scholarship will be offered to eligible candidate upon enrolment to MMU.
  • Have not received any Scholarship/Financial Assistance from any other agency / organisation except PTPTN loan.
  • The scholarship is open for all programmes except Law.
  • Scholarship recipients must maintain CGPA of 2.75 throughout their duration of study.
  • The duration of scholarship will end upon completion of the study period specified by MMU.

Criteria & Entitlement – Diploma Programmes

SPM / O-levels

  • 4As & Above – 15%
  • 3As – 10%

Criteria & Entitlement – Foundation Studies Programmes

SPM / O-levels

  • 9As – 50%
  • 8As – 40%
  • 7As – 30%
  • 6As – 20%
  • 5As – 10%

Criteria & Entitlement – Degree Programmes

  • STPM / A-levels*
  • CGPA ≥ 3.75 – 50%
  • CGPA 3.5 – 3.74 – 25%
  • UEC 12 points – 50%,14 Points – 25%

Foundation / Matriculation / Diploma

  • CGPA ≥ 3.75 – 30%
  • CGPA equivalent for A-Level: A* – 4.0 A – 4.0 B – 3.7 C – 3.0 D – 2.3 E – 2.0 F – 1.3

How to Apply

You must obtain an offer letter from MMU to apply for this scholarship. Click here to view all the courses offered by MMU and apply now. 

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