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Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship 2021

Applications for the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship 2021 for the fully funded Master Degree Scholarship & PhD Degree Scholarship is now open. This Scholarships for international students in Malaysia is all expenses covered.

Duration of Master Degree: 2 Years 
Duration of PhD Degree: 3 Years

UKM Vice Chancellor’s Gold and Silver Scholarship
Applicants will receive tuition fee waiver, monthly allowance, accommodation, Visa cost and return airfare.

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants of any nationality are eligible to apply for the Master Degree & PhD Degree programmes without any age or academic restrictions. No IELTS/TOEFL is needed for study in Malaysia.

Value of Award

The Scholarship will cover all the expenses for the selected recipients.

  • Full Tuition Fee Waiver
  • Registration Fee
  • No thesis and convocation fees
  • Living allowance of RM3,200 per month for PhD and RM2,200 for Masters
  • Accommodation allowance of RM300 per month
  • One Round Trip Flight Ticket (Economy Class) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) from home country and to home country from KLIA for international, Sabahan and Sarawakian candidates
  • Cost of visa throughout postgraduate studies (International students only)

Applicable Courses/Disciplines

A wide range of academic fields is available, such as: Engineering (All), Social Science, Law, Dentistry, Humanities, Biomedical, Health Science, Medicine, Information Science & Technology, Science & Technology, Islamic Studies, Economics & Management, Education, Environment & Development, Malay World & Civilization, International Studies, Microengineering & Nanoelectronics, Molecular Biology, Ethnic Studies, Fuel Cell institute, System Biology, Visual Informatics, Business.

Application Criteria & Procedures

For MSc applicants, candidates must have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree with Distinction CGPA of at least of 3.67 or a First Class Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from a reputable university.

For PhD applicants, candidates must have obtained a Master’s degree or equivalent from a reputable university; MUST have published at least TWO (2) articles in Q2 journal and above as first student author.

Applicants need to download the application form and other documents.


6 July 2020.


Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 03-8921-3100/5162/4612
Facebook: The UKM Graduate Centre

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