Saturday, January 25, 2014

Malaysia International Scholarship 2014 for All

Malaysia International Scholarship 2014 for All

Deadline: 31 March 2014

Malaysian Government is inviting students around the globe planning for postgraduate and post-doctoral program in Malaysia for Malaysia International Scholarship 2014. The major aim of the MIS is to support Malaysian Government’s effort to attract, motivate and retain talented human capital from abroad.

The scholarship covers Air tickets from recipient’s capital city to Malaysia, an approved tuition fees, monthly maintenance allowance, annual grant for books and internal travel, medical/health insurance, installation and termination grant, thesis allowance, and visa. Level of academic achievement, quality of the research proposal and its potential contribution towards advancement of technology and human well-being, and communication skills in English Language will be considered for selection.

Eligibility Criteria –

Applicants must not be more than 40 years (Postgraduate) and 45 years (Post-doctoral) of age during application.

Applicants must have obtained a minimum of Second Class Upper (Honors) or a CGPA of 3.5/4.0 at Bachelor Degree Level for Masters Degree applicants and must possess CGPA 3.5/4.0 or very good result at Masters degree level in a similar field of intended PhD study for PhD candidates.

Must have acquired English Language Proficiency Test – IELTS (with points at least 6.5), or TOEFL (with score at least 580 – paper-based, 230- computer based, or 92- internet-based).

Must be in excellent health condition as certified by a Certified Doctor/Medical Professional.

Applicants must have applied for and gained admission to postgraduate and post-doctoral studies in Malaysia.

Application must be submitted online. Printed filled application form accompanied with a recent passport size photograph; completed medical report; certified copy of current passport showing evidence of citizenship; certified copy of academic transcript, testimonials and/or references relating to the relevant study, co-curriculum activities, achievements; certified copy of English Language proficiency certificate; curriculum vitae; admission letter from Malaysian University; two letters of recommendation; endorsement form; and research proposal along with two letters of recommendation from two referees must be submitted to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the relevant agency responsible for the scholarship in applicant’s home country before deadline. These documents must also be scanned and submitted through MIS online application.

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