Postgraduate Scholarships

Students can apply for a loan/scholarship/sponsorship from various organizations namely Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam Malaysia (JPA), Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional Malaysia (PTPTN), state government, statutory bodies and the private sectors. Details can be obtained directly from the respective establishment mentioned. Advertisements for the offer of loan/scholarship/sponsorship will usually be advertised in local newspaper other than listed in this page.

Student who has obtained a loan/scholarship/sponsorship for their studies at the University, they need to submit a copy of the loan’s/scholarship’s/sponsorship’s letter of offer on the registration day.

To assist students, the Student Affairs, Alumni Division (Undergraduate Student) and the Centre of Graduate Studies (Postgraduate Student) will contact the loan/scholarship/sponsorship representative from time to time for sources of aid.

Student Affairs: Loan/Scholarship/Sponsorship Unit

This unit is responsible for assisting students during orientation week in matters pertaining to loans, scholarship or sponsorship. It acts as an intermediary that disseminates information on loans and sponsorships to new students, and supports students in obtaining them during their study period in UNIMAS by way of :-

  • Giving information concerning applicable loan/scholarship/sponsorship
  • Assisting students with documentations to ensure smooth application progress

Main functions:

  • Organising meeting sessions for both sponsors and sponsored students from time to time
  • Coordinating activities organised by sponsors for sponsored students
  • Providing sponsors with student progress reports of each semester for payment purposes

ZAMALAH Scholarship

UNIMAS Postgraduate Scholarship is a scholarship scheme created to encourage excellent graduate students to continue their study at Master and PhD level by research at UNIMAS. The introduction of this scholarship is in line with the universitys efforts to intensify research activities and development parallel with its aspiration to become a well known research based university. Master and PhD students who are reading for a full time based research project with an end result of the creation of thesis, invention or creative output are invited to apply for this scholarship.

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International Graduate Encouragement Scheme (I-GES) is a form of monetary benefit awarded to any active, research-based and full time international graduate student of UNIMAS (introducer), who managed to bring in new international students to study in UNIMAS. Terms and conditions for this award are available from UGS.

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MyBrain15 program is a funding program of study at post-graduate level and become one of the critical agenda of the project under the National Higher Education Strategic Plan (PSPTN). The goal of the program is to create a group of human resources professionals as a catalyst for research, development and innovation. By implementing this program, we hope to be able to develop its first world talent base; that will be one of the initiatives to drive Malaysia into a high income nation. Under this program, the Government aims to produce 60,000 PhD holders among the people of Malaysia by the year 2023. The programs implemented through MyBrain15 Program are MyPhD, MyMaster, MyPhD Industry and IPTA Academic Training Scheme (SLAI).

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