Postgraduate Assistance Scheme: 1.Teaching Assistance Scheme and 2.International Studies Fees Scheme

Level of Study

  • Master
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Scholarship Overview

  1. Postgraduate assistance Scheme was introduced to assist postgraduate students at Universiti Malaysia Sabah in lightening financial burden.
  2. The scheme aims to attract more postgraduate students to pursue their study at Universiti Malaysia Sabah.
  3. The scheme also aims to increase research output to enhance the Universiti Malaysia Sabah priority field.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. The applicant must attend full-time research program.
  2. The applicant has registered in any psotgraduate program at Universiti Malaysia Sabah.
  3. The applicant does not receive any financial assistance from any other party.
  4. The applicant should be supervised by supervisor who has sufficient research grant in term of at least six (6) months during the scholarship application (not applicable to non-science students).
  5. Applicants from government staff or private sector and Universiti Malaysia Sabah staff whom on study leave will not be considered.
  6. The applicant does not have any remaining outstanding balance on the date the application is made.
  7. Candidates must attend and pass prescribed interviews.

Academic Requirements

  • Master - Student must have a good First Degree qualification or at least CGPA 2.75, or equivalent.
  • PhD - Student must have a good Master Degree or get at least CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent.

Value of Scholarship

RM7,000.00 - RM28, 000.00

Application Closing Date

Open 1 month every 1st and 2nd Semester

Funding Type

  • Tuition fees
  • Scholarship