Malaysian International Scholarship 2023-24 in Malaysia (Fully Funded)

Malaysian International Scholarship

Malaysian International Scholarship MIS is currently accepting application for 2023-24 academic year in Malaysia by the Government of Malaysia. This program is sponsored by Ministry of Education, Malaysia.

Kindly read this article to the end for easy steps on how to apply.

Opportunity Description

Malaysian International Scholarship MIS is currently accepting application for 2023-24 academic year in Malaysia by the Government of Malaysia. Students around the globe can apply for the Malaysian International Scholarship. The MIS is open to study Master’s Degree and PhD Degree from Malaysia. This is the one the best opportunity to study at different Malaysian Universities. This Malaysian scholarship for International Students aims to support the Malaysian Government’s effort to Attract, Motivate and retain talented human capital from abroad. Talented international students with different backgrounds are welcomed to apply for this MIS Scholarship at Postgraduate level.

About Malaysian International Scholarship

The Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) is a Malaysian government initiative that attracts talented minds from around the world to pursue postgraduate studies in Malaysia. Scholarships run parallel to Malaysia’s desire to  encourage and retain talented human capital from abroad, and to emerge as one of the world’s leading centers of academic excellence.

International graduates with excellent academic backgrounds are eligible to apply for this scholarship to further their education in Malaysia’s leading universities and institutions of higher learning and Malaysia’s hospitality and globalization. With opportunities to enjoy a quality higher education experience.

Brief Details

  • Offered by: Ministry of Education, Malaysia
  • Degree level: Masters, PhD
  • Scholarship type: Fully Funded
  • Eligible nationality: All Nationalities
  • Award country: Malaysia
  • Deadline: 18 May 2023

Benefits of the Malaysian International Scholarship

The Malaysian International Scholarship MIS 2023-24 in Malaysia is a Fully Funded Scholarship. It will Only cover Basic Expenses given below.

  •  Tuition Fees
  • Monthly Living Allowance; RM 1,500.00 Per Month will be given.
  • Applicants who are Successful are expected to independently arrange their travel to Malaysia (non-financial provisions).
  • Travel expenses will not be provided by the Government of Malaysia
  • All applicants are highly advised to check the expected living expenses in Malaysia.

Field of Study

  • Science and Engineering.
  • Agriculture and Fisheries.
  • Economics and Islamic Finance.
  • Information and Communication Technology.
  • Biotechnology.
  • Biosecurity and Food Safety.
  • Infrastructure and Utility.
  • Environmental Studies.
  • Health not including nursing, medicine, clinical pharmacy.

Note: Applicants may choose any Related Course within the Areas Mentioned Above.

List of Universities for MIS:

Here is the list of Universities Participated in Malaysian International Scholarship MIS 2023-24 in Malaysia:

  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM)
  • Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (UIAM/IIUM)
  • Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)
  • Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)
  • Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTEM)
  • Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
  • Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)
  • Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
  • Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
  • Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UNIMAP)
  • Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UNISZA)
  • Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM)
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP)
  • Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)
  • Multimedia University (MMU)
  • International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)

Eligible Countries:

The Current Call for Malaysian International Scholarship is opened to the Following Countries:

  • ASEAN countries
  • Morocco
  • Commonwealth countries
  • Palestine
  • Afghanistan
  • Qatar
  • Algeria
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Senegal
  • China
  • South Korea
  • Egypt
  • Syria
  • Georgia
  • Tajikistan
  • Hong Kong
  • Tunisia
  • Iran
  • Turkey
  • Iraq
  • Turkmenistan
  • Jordan
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Kazakhstan
  • Uzbekistan
  • Libya
  • Yemen

Documents Required:

All documents below are COMPULSORY and to be uploaded via online application (scanned and save as in PDF format):

  • Application form.
  • A copy of Passport as evidence of nationality (minimum of 6 month’s validity).
  • A copy of Academic Transcript.
  • Record of all the courses taken throughout the degree programs must be reflected in the academic transcripts.
  • Applicants must submit transcripts of their undergraduate studies; and
  • Applicants must submit an official document issued by the applicants’ University describing the university’s grade system. If an applicant’s transcript does not include information on CGPA, marks or score percentile. Documents must be certified.
  • A of English Language Proficiency.
  •  Recommendation Letter from two (2) referees (e.g. lecturer, supervisor or immediate superior, etc.)
  • Endorsement form.
  • Admission letter from Malaysia University (if applicable)
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Research Proposal.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must meet the following criteria to apply online for Malaysian International Scholarship MIS:

  • Not more than 40 for Master’s Degree and 45 years of age for PhD Degree.
  • For the Master’s degree, applicants should obtain a minimum of Second Class Upper (Honours) or a
  • minimum CGPA of 3.5 at a Bachelor Degree.
  • For Ph.D. applicants should obtain a minimum CGPA of 3.5 or very good results at Master’s degree level in a similar field of intended Ph.D. study.
  • A written proposal with a minimum of 1,000 words that is relevant to the field of studies.
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency like IELTS or TOEFL.

How to Apply for Malaysian International Scholarship MIS:

There is an Online Application System to apply for Malaysian International Scholarship MIS 2023-24 in Malaysia. Complete online application form with all the required documents. The Link to the official website is given below:

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For more information about Malaysian International Scholarship MIS, please visit the official website.

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