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Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme
Investing in Today’s Talent for Tomorrow’s Promise.
  • General Information
  • Eligibility
  • Subject Areas
  • Approved Universities
  • General Information
    The Khazanah Global Scholarship is a prestigious award that offers opportunities for bright and high-achieving Malaysians to pursue A-Level studies at Kolej Yayasan UEM (as a preparation to further undergraduate studies  at our approved universities abroad) and Postgraduate studies at selected leading universities around the world.

    In addition, recipients of the Khazanah Global Scholarship are provided with leadership trainings and job attachments at leading organisations in Malaysia.

    The trainings, job attachments and exposures, and the facility to gain professional experience at leading corporations in the world represent opportunities that we provide in our quest to nurture our scholars to realise their potential to become Malaysia's future business and industry leaders.

    The duration of the scholarship will be for the full course of study, as stipulated in the offer of admission, subject to Yayasan Khazanah's terms and conditions.
  • Eligibility
    1
    Possess strong leadership skills and active participation in extra-curricular, social or voluntary activities
    2
    Applicants must have a consistent and outstanding academic achievement record as follows:
    • Foundation Studies
      1
      Obtained a minimum of 8As (combination of A and A+) in the recent SPM examination or at least 8As in the recent IGCSE.
      2
      Obtained A or A+ in the following core subjects: Bahasa Melayu, English, History and Mathematics (only for SPM).
      3
      Not exceeding 18 years of age at the enrolment date for the foundation studies.
      *Successful candidates will be sent to Kolej Yayasan UEM (KYUEM) to pursue A-Level Programme as a preparation to further undergraduate studies at our approved universities abroad.
    • Master's Degree
      1
      Obtained a minimum of Second Class Upper Division (UK and Australia University) or where there is a point system, obtained a minimum CGPA of 3.50 for Bachelor's Degree
      2
      Obtained admission at Yayasan Khazanah’s approved universities (Conditional offer can be considered).Those who have applied to the universities but have yet to receive admission are also eligible to apply. In the event that no offer of admission from the university is received during our selection process, please be aware that the scholarship offer will become null and void.
      3
      Not exceeding 40 years of age as at the enrolment date for the Master's programme
      4
      To provide research outline/ thesis summary (Research or mixed mode)
    • PhD
      1
      Obtained a distinction or 'A' grade average or equivalent (if there is a point systems) for Master's Degree
      2
      Obtained admission or currently pursuing studies at Yayasan Khazanah's approved universities (Conditional offer can be considered)
      3
      Not exceeding 40 years as at the enrolment date for the Doctorate programme
      4
      To provide research outline / thesis summary on the topic they intend to pursue in the Doctorate programme
  • Subject Areas
    Arts & Humanities
    • ["Archaeology", "Architecture / Built Environment", "Art & Design", "Classics & Ancient History", "English Language & Literature", "History", "Linguistics", "Modern Languages", "Performing Arts", "Philosophy", "Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies"]
    Engineering & Technology
    • ["Computer Science", "Engineering - Mechanical", "Engineering - Civil & Structural", "Engineering - Electrical & Electronic", "Engineering - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing"]
    Life Sciences
    • ["Agriculture", "Anatomy & Physiology", "Biological Science", "Pharmacy & Pharmacology", "Science"]
    Natural Sciences
    • ["Chemistry", "Earth & Marine Sciences", "Environmental Sciences", "Geography", "Geophysics", "Material Sciences", "Mathematics", "Physics"]
    Social Sciences & Management
    • ["Accounting & Finance", "Anthropology", "Business & Management Studies", "Communication & Media Studies", "Development Studies", "Economics & Econometrics", "Education", "Hospitality & Leisure Management", "Law", "Library & Information Management", "Politics", "Social Policy & Administration", "Sociology", "Sports-Related Subjects", "Statistics & Operational Research"]
  • Approved Universities
    • Arts & Humanities
      Australia National University, Australia
      Columbia University, United States of America
      Cornell University, United States of America
      Duke University, United States of America
      Harvard University, United States of America
      King's College London, United Kingdom
      London School of Economics, United Kingdom
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States of America
      McGill University, Canada
      National University of Singapore, Singapore
      New York University, United States of America
      Peking University, China
      Princeton University, United States of America
      Stanford University, United States of America
      The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
      The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
      UCL, United Kingdom
      University of British Columbia, Canada
      University of California, Berkeley, United States of America
      University of California, Los Angeles, United States of America
      University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
      University of Chicago, United States of America
      University of Durham, United Kingdom
      University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
      University of Leeds, United Kingdom
      University of Manchester, United Kingdom
      University of Melbourne, Australia
      University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, United States of America
      University of Oxford, United Kingdom
      University of Pennsylvania, United States of America
      University of St Andrews, United Kingdom
      University of Sydney, Australia
      University of Texas at Austin, United States of America
      University of Toronto, Canada
      Yale University, United States of America

      * For UiTM, only courses under the Social Science & Management field.
      * For Universiti Utara Malaysia, only for courses offered by College of Business and College of Law, Government & International Studies.

    • Engineering & Technology
      California Insitute of Technology, United States of America
      Carnegie Mellon University, United States of America
      Cornell University, United States of America
      Georgia Institute of Technology, United States of America
      Harvard University, United States of America
      Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
      Imperial College London, United Kingdom
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States of America
      McGill University, Canada
      Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
      National University of Singapore, Singapore
      Peking University, China
      Princeton University, United States of America
      Purdue University, United States of America
      Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
      Stanford University, United States of America
      Tsinghua University, China
      UCL, United Kingdom
      University of British Columbia, Canada
      University of California, Berkeley, United States of America
      University of California, Los Angeles, United States of America
      University of California, San Diego, United States of America
      University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
      University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, United States of America
      University of Manchester, United Kingdom
      University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, United States of America
      University of New South Wales, Australia
      University of Oxford, United Kingdom
      University of Texas at Austin, United States of America
      University of Toronto, Canada
      University of Waterloo, Canada
      Zhejiang University, China

      * For UiTM, only courses under the Social Science & Management field.
      * For Universiti Utara Malaysia, only for courses offered by College of Business and College of Law, Government & International Studies.

    • Life Sciences
      Boston University, United States of America
      Columbia University, United States of America
      Cornell University, United States of America
      Duke University, United States of America
      Harvard University, United States of America
      Imperial College London, United Kingdom
      John Hopkins University, United States of America
      King's College London, United Kingdom
      London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States of America
      McGill University, Canada
      McMaster University, Canada
      Monash University, Australia
      National University of Singapore, Singapore
      New York University, United States of America
      Peking University, China
      Stanford University, United States of America
      The University of California, San Francisco, United States of America
      The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
      UCL, United Kingdom
      University of British Columbia, Canada
      University of California, Berkeley, United States of America
      University of California, Davis, United States of America
      University of California, Los Angeles, United States of America
      University of California, San Diego, United States of America
      University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
      University of Chicago, United States of America
      University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
      University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
      University of Manchester, United Kingdom
      University of Melbourne, Australia
      University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, United States of America
      University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States of America
      University of Oxford, United Kingdom
      University of Pennsylvania, United States of America
      University of Queensland, Australia
      University of Sydney, Australia
      University of Toronto, Canada
      University of Washington, United States of America
      Washington University in St. Louis, United States of America
      Yale University, United States of America

      * For UiTM, only courses under the Social Science & Management field.
      * For Universiti Utara Malaysia, only for courses offered by College of Business and College of Law, Government & International Studies.

    • Natural Sciences
      Australia National University, Australia
      California Insitute of Technology, United States of America
      Columbia University, United States of America
      Cornell University, United States of America
      Harvard University, United States of America
      Imperial College London, United Kingdom
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States of America
      McGill University, Canada
      Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
      National University of Singapore, Singapore
      Northwestern University, United States of America
      Peking University, China
      Princeton University, United States of America
      Stanford University, United States of America
      Tsinghua University, China
      UCL, United Kingdom
      University of British Columbia, Canada
      University of California, Berkeley, United States of America
      University of California, Los Angeles, United States of America
      University of California, San Diego, United States of America
      University of California, Santa Barbara, United States of America
      University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
      University of Chicago, United States of America
      University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
      University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, United States of America
      University of Manchester, United Kingdom
      University of Melbourne, Australia
      University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, United States of America
      University of Oxford, United Kingdom
      University of Texas at Austin, United States of America
      University of Toronto, Canada
      University of Washington, United States of America
      University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States of America
      Yale University, United States of America

      * For UiTM, only courses under the Social Science & Management field.
      * For Universiti Utara Malaysia, only for courses offered by College of Business and College of Law, Government & International Studies.

    • Social Sciences & Management
      Australia National University, Australia
      Columbia University, United States of America
      Cornell University, United States of America
      Duke University, United States of America
      Fudan University, China
      Harvard University, United States of America
      King's College London, United Kingdom
      London Business School, United Kingdom
      London School of Economics, United Kingdom
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States of America
      McGill University, Canada
      Monash University, Australia
      Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
      National University of Singapore, Singapore
      New York University, United States of America
      Northwestern University, United States of America
      Peking University, China
      Princeton University, United States of America
      Stanford University, United States of America
      The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
      Tsinghua University, China
      UCL, United Kingdom
      University of British Columbia, Canada
      University of California, Berkeley, United States of America
      University of California, Los Angeles, United States of America
      University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
      University of Chicago, United States of America
      University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
      University of Manchester, United Kingdom
      University of Melbourne, Australia
      University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, United States of America
      University of New South Wales, Australia
      University of Oxford, United Kingdom
      University of Pennsylvania, United States of America
      University of Sydney, Australia
      University of Texas at Austin, United States of America
      University of Toronto, Canada
      University of Warwick, United Kingdom
      Yale University, United States of America

      * For UiTM, only courses under the Social Science & Management field.
      * For Universiti Utara Malaysia, only for courses offered by College of Business and College of Law, Government & International Studies.

    * Applicants need to apply directly to the universities.
    * Please note that universities other than the above will not be considered.

Programme Summary

Where To Study
Our approved universities abroad
Study Level
University
Scholarship
Full
Other Scholarship Programmes
Programme Summary

Where To Study
Our approved universities abroad
Study Level
University
Scholarship
Full
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