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Forget KADS1M. Here are Other Student Discounts You Can Receive Without KADS1M

Published by Afterschool.my on Sep 29, 2017, 10:23 am

We, know. It’s been a long, painful journey. Still haven’t got your KADS1M yet? Don’t worry, for these discounts, you only need you student card (issued by respective universities and colleges)

Cheaper Air Asia Flights under WPUA

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Did you know that AirAsia Berhad signed a memorandum of agreement with the 20 public universities in Malaysia to allow more than 65,000 staffs and undergraduates to enjoy the benefits of the Waran Perjalanan Udara Awam (WPUA) programme?


  • Guests are covered by the Tune Insurance AirAsia Travel Protection plan
  • Cheaper flights
  • Flexible bookings and flight change (no flight transfer cost incurred for maximum of two flight changes)
  • Baggage allocation up to 40 kg
  • In-flight meals
  • Seat selection options
  • Service counter fees waived
  • ALL 20 public universities involved

How to apply? 

To apply for WPUA, you are advised to consult with your university or travel agent. WPUA booking must be made through appointed representative (PTJ) in the respective IPTA who will then book the flights with appointed Travel Agents by AirAsia.

Click here to read about Air Asia’s WPUA.

RapidKL (Bus, BRT, LRT, Monorial, MRT)

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Fare Discount of 50% on Cash Rate for every journey on RapidKL Bus, BRT, LRT, Monorail, MRT services.

How to avail:

For college and university students, please refer below criteria and supporting documents needed for registration:

  • Original and a duplicate copy of MyKad/Passport
  • Original and a duplicate copy of Student card
  • Original student confirmation letter (dated not more than 3 months) are required upon registration and renewal. OFFER LETTER IS NOT ACCEPTED.
  • Study duration of above 6 months from the date of application and must be stated clearly in the confirmation letter
  • Application must be made at our Concession Registration Counter located at Pasar Seni Bus Hub.

Click here to download MyRapid Application Form 


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What better way to get over being shunned than splurging on a new Macbook or iPad? Shop at the Apple Store for Education and save on a new Mac and a new iPad. Education pricing is available to college students, students accepted to college, parents buying for college students, faculty, homeschool teachers, and staff at all grade levels. Save between RM80 to RM450!

Click here to head to Apple’s Education Store


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Did you know that you could get the proper Microsoft Office for free a student? It's not a trial! Students and teachers are eligible for Office 365 for Education, which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and now Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools. All you need to get started is a valid school email address.

Click here for more information regarding Microsoft Office 365 for Education

Students can also save money on Microsoft’s award-winning gadgets and devices, with 10% off the Surface 4 Pro and 20% off the Surface 3 just for students! Sadly, there’s no word on any student discount for the Xbox One, which admittedly, is good for all your grades!

Click here for more information regarding these deals.


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What’s the only thing better than signing horribly? Singing horribly in a group of people who also sing horribly. That could mean only one thing: karaoke! Students are entitled to the promotional price that’s as low as RM9, Every Monday to Friday, 1.00pm to 7.00pm only. It’s not applicable on Public Holidays and the Eve of them as well.     


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Enjoy a 25% discount off your total bill from 2.00pm to 6.00pm, on weekdays only. Terms and conditions are as follows:

  • Period: 1 November 2016 till further notice.
  • Availability: All KRR Restaurants
  • Valid for students only (clad in school uniform/flash student card).
  • Not valid on public holidays.
  • Not available for ROASTERS Catering or Delivery.
  • Not valid with other discounts/offers/ promotions.
  • Purchased of discounted item is not entitle for any KRR Card Bonus.
  • Available at all KRR restaurants in Malaysia.
  • The management reserves the right to replace promotion item with item of similar value without prior notice.

The Chicken Rice Shop

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This is one discount that isn’t exclusive to students, but it’s still tantalisingly tasty. You get One(1) order of ¼ chicken (a la carte) at RM1.80 only, only the 18th of each month. The catch? You got to bring a friend along! Terms and conditions apply of course, and you can read all about it and more by clicking here

Sunway Lagoon Lost World of Tambun

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Okay, granted these discounts are solely for students, but combination of the location and discount make it difficult to omit. The offers are as follows:

Sunway Lagoon: Terrific Thursday

Buy 1 Free 1 (RM170 for 2 persons only).

Thursday just gets better when you and your friends can enjoy the ‘Buy 1 Free 1’ offer on selected Thursday of the month. Entry to ALL parks, including all rides, activities, and attractions. (Not applicable for pay-per-ride activities: Bungee Jump, G-Force X and Go Kart).

Lost World of Tambun: Buy 1 Published rate Adult entrance tickets and get the next one for RM 1 only. This promo is valid for every Wednesday till the 22nd of November 2017!


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Breakout is the latest entertainment trend offering reality escape gaming experiences consist of various theme rooms with a capacity of 2 to 8 players. Breakout is the first escape game operator in the world which offers the combination of escape games with real-time role-playing strategies.

Students get a flat rate of RM30 per pax on weekdays from 10.00am to 4.30pm. Terms and conditions are as follows:

  • Student promotion is only applied to local Malaysian students with a valid Malaysia ID card.
  • Please present your student ID card to Breakout’s reception to redeem the promotion.
  • Student below 17yrs old and below required to present Malaysia IC for verification.
  • Promotion cannot be used in conjunction with other Breakout’s on-going promotion.
  • Breakout reserves the right to amend this promotion without prior notice.

Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) Concert

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The soothing sound of the orchestra can be just what the doctor ordered after a tumultuous week at uni. Luckily, the folks over at the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) Concert have made it that much cheaper for students who wish to do so, as they get to enjoy a RM15 flat rate for Classics, MPYO, Chamber, and Happy Hour concerts (excluding Family Fun Day) and 50% off ticket prices for Specials and Pops concerts. Click here for further info. 

TGV Cinemas

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Catch a break from the weekly hustle and bustle with a movie on the cheap, at only RM10 for a ticket!

  • Student Discount valid for all standard seats only.
  • Valid for all movies before 6.00pm on weekdays only.
  • Student discount is applicable with a valid student ID.

MBO Cinemas

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Student price is applicable on weekdays for movie show times before 6PM ONLY and for all movies at a price of RM9 (excluding GST). Terms are as follows:

  • Student are required to purchase the movies tickets over-the-counter at the cinema to get the student price.
  • All students are required to present a valid student ID / MyKad as verification before purchasing movie tickets with student price.
  • Students below 18 years of age are required to present MyKad as verification before purchasing movie tickets with student price.
  • The cinema management reserves the right to refuse sale of student price if above verification is not met or deem invalid.
  • Student price is not applicable on any State, National, Public or Special Holidays (including Chinese New Year & Hari Raya week)

GSC Cinemas

Their ticket prices range from RM7.50 to RM11 depending on the location. Terms and conditions are as follows:

  • All shows before 6pm. Not applicable on weekends and public holidays.
  •  Student rates are applicable with a valid student ID.
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