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TWAS-UPM Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

For young scientists from developing countries (other than Malaysia) who wish to do advanced research in the natural sciences at Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in Selangor, Malaysia.

Programme Details

  1. TWAS-UPM Postdoctoral Fellowships are based in UPM research laboratories and institutes in Malasia for a least period of six months to a maximum period of twelve months.
  2. UPM will provide a monthly stipend to cover for living costs, food and health insurance.
  3. The award of fellowship is subject to obtaining in due course a final offer letter of admission from UPM that must be approved by UPM University’s Committee. Upon receipt of the UPM-TWAS award letter from TWAS, applicants will need to contact in due course the UPM School of Graduate Studies to apply for final offer letter. In case the application for final offer letter of admission is not approved by UPM, this award will become insignificant and void.
  4. The language of instruction is English.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for these fellowships must meet following criteria:

  1. Candidate should be nationals of a developing country (other than Malaysia).
  2. Candidate must not hold any visa for temporary or permanent residency in Malaysia or any developed country.
  3. Candidate must hold a PhD degree in a field of science or technology.
  4. Candidate must apply for the fellowship within five years of having obtained a PhD degree in a field of natural sciences
  5. Candidate will provide proof of proficiency in English, if medium of education was not English;
  6. Candidate will provide evidence that s/he will return to her/his home country on completion of fellowship;
  7. Candidate should not take up other assignments during the period of her/his fellowship;
  8. Candidate be financially responsible for any accompanying family members.
  • Candidate must be regularly employed in a developing country (other than Malaysia) and have a research assignment there;
  1. Provide an official Acceptance letter (see sample Acceptance Letter, page 6). The guideline to obtain Acceptance letter is available at School of Graduate Studies, UPM website. The URL link is HERE.
  2. Please note that applicant must have already contacted a potential host supervisor/professor in UPM before sending their request for an acceptance letter to School of Graduate Studies, UPM.
  3. The acceptance letter must come from Dean of the School of Graduate Studies, UPM only.

Research Field

01-      Agricultural Sciences

02-      Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology

03-      Biological Systems and Organisms

04-      Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences

05-      Chemical Sciences

06-      Engineering Sciences

07-      Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences

08-      Mathematical Sciences

09-      Physics

 How to Apply

The deadline for receipt of applications is 15 September of each year.

  • Candidates should submit Acceptance Letter issued from Dean of graduate studies UPM to TWAS when applying or by deadline at the latest. Without initial acceptance, the application will not be considered for selection.
  • Reference letters: Referees must send signed letters on their letter headed paper as attachments via e-mail directly to TWAS. The subject line must contain: UPM/PDoc/candidate’s surname.
  • Applications for the TWAS-CSIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme should be sent to TWAS only (by email).

Contact Details

TWAS Fellowships Office

ICTP Campus, Strada Costiera 11

34151 Trieste, Italy

Phone: +39 040 2240-314

Fax: +39 040 2240-689

E-mail: fellowships@twas.org

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)

Dean, School of Graduate Studies

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

43400 UPM Serdang,

Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

(Attention: Mr. Saiful Maskan)

Tel:    +603-8946 4207/4216

Fax:    +603-8946 4232

Email:    saiful@upm.edu.my

——Quick Overview———
Organization TWAS-UPM
Level Postdoc
Country Malaysia
Subject areas Science and Technology
Salary unspecified
Eligibility PhD
Deadline 15 September 2017
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icon Masters, PhD

icon Any subject or field of study offered by the university

Open to all nationals

icon  MAHSA University, Malaysia

icon 31 Oct 2017

icon Full Funding, Up to 30% of program fees

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  • The MAHSA University is offering MAHSA Graduate Research Scholarship, 2017 for students to pursue masters or Ph.D. courses.
  • Candidates applying for MAHSA Graduate Research Scholarship, 2017 must show high research potential to undertake research at the university.
  • Candidates are selected based on the area of research and performance of applicants in the interview.
  • MAHSA Graduate Research Scholarship, 2017 is open to postgraduate students.

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icon Bachelors

icon Subjects offered by the university

Open to Malaysian nationals

icon  Wah Seong Corporation Berhad

icon 02 May 2017

icon Partial Funding, RM9,000 per year (depending on the course)

iconMalaysian public and private universities/colleges

 

 

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The Yayasan Wah Seong Scholarship Awards, 2017 are for students who require financial support and academically deserving students.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of The Yayasan Wah Seong Scholarship Awards, 2017 must be Malaysian nationals.
  • Candidates currently studying, applying or registered to local private and public universities/colleges are eligible.
  • Students must actively be involved in extra-curricular activities like voluntary service, affiliation with a recognized association or society or part of a team or individual sports.
  • Applicants of The Yayasan Wah Seong Scholarship Awards, 2017 may choose one of the following diploma or bachelor’s degree programs:
    • Engineering (preferably Mechanical)
    • Finance & Accounting
    • Business Administration
    • Management
    • Computer Science
    • Human Resources
    • Law
    • Mass Communication
    • Economics

Documents Required:

  • Two referees
  • Statement of purpose regarding why you deserve this scholarship in not more than 200 words.
  • Certified academic transcripts

 

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The AISM Pre-University Scholarships, 2017 are open to Malaysian students taking up SPM / IBMYP / IGCSE / O-Levels in 2017.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Successful candidates of AISM Pre-University Scholarships, 2017 will enter Year 11 and Year 12 that will help them for admission into recognized universities around the world.
  • The scholarships are granted based on the strength of the student’s leadership, academic performance, sports, a strong background in co-curricular activities, arts, and community involvement.
  • Applicants who otherwise cannot attend and benefit from a school like AISM will be preferred.

Documents required:

The applicants of AISM Pre-University Scholarships, 2017 must submit the following documents before the deadline:

  • Application Form
  • Financial statement
  • Copies of School Certificates of last two years
  • Teacher Recommendation
  • Copy of student, father and mother/guardian Identity Card or Passport
  • Copy of student’s birth certificate
  • One recent passport-sized photograph of the student, father and mother/guardian

 

 

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icon Any subject offered by the school

Open to students of Malaysia

icon  Australian International School Malaysia

icon 28 Apr 2017

icon Partial Funding, RM170,000

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The Australian International School Malaysia (AISM) is offering full two-years scholarships to students who are eligible to enrol in the school for the AISM Pre-university course. Scholarships are now open for Malaysian students sitting for SPM / IBMYP / IGCSE / O-Levels in 2017.

AISM is committed to delivering quality education, through the internationally-recognised Australian curriculum.

The Australian International School Malaysia is an Australian international school in The MINES Resort City in Seri Kembangan, Selangor, Malaysia. AISM is the only school in Malaysia that follows an Australian curriculum.

Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for students who are eligible to enrol in the school for the AISM Pre-university course.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in all subjects available within the School.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships worth RM170,000 for the two-year course will cover Application Fee, Admission Fee, Tuition Fees and Technology Fees. In addition, the scholarship may be extended, depending on student performance, to the Taylor’s University for selected Degree courses.

Scholarship can be taken in Malaysia

Eligibility: Full Scholarships are now open for Malaysian students sitting for SPM / IBMYP / IGCSE / O-Levels in 2017. Successful students will enter Year 11 and 12 and sit for the Higher School Certificate (HSC), recognised for entry into Australian, Malaysian, United Kingdom, USA, and other universities worldwide.

Nationality: Malaysian students can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

How to Apply: Applications should be sent by post. Application Checklist

  • Application Form: Please complete the Application Form.
  • Financial Statement: Parents/guardians to provide a copy of an up-to-date financial statement from the most recent Federal Tax Return (2016 EA Form). This information is confidential and is used solely to determine financial need.
  • School Certificates: A copy of the last two years of School Reports, School Certificates or SPM Forecast (if available) of the Applicant must be included with the Application Form.
  • Teacher Recommendation: Please ask your current Principal or a Senior Teacher at your current school to submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.
  • Other Documents to be provided
    – Copy of student, father and mother/guardian Identity Card or Passport, both sides are required
    – Copy of student’s birth certificate
    – One recent color passport size photograph of the student, father and mother/guardian

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 28, 2017.

Scholarship Link

MAHSA University offers MBA scholarships for qualified and deserving local and international students. Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate programme in master of business administration .

Study Subject (s): Master of business administration ( MBA)

Course Level: Master

Scholarship Provider: MAHSA University

Scholarship can be taken in 
Malaysia

Eligibility: 
The scholarship is open to Local and International applicants.

  • Be a bachelor’s degree holder.
  • Meets the English language entry requirement of program;

Scholarship Open for International Students: Local and international students can apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship Description: Scholarship would be in the form of discount on tuition fee, students will be paying only RM 29,000 as a total for application fee, visa fee, amenities and tuition fee.

Selection Criteria: Applications will be considered according to academic achievement.

How to Apply: To apply, please send your passport copy , CV, Master’s/ Degree transcripts, by email (write MBA – scholarship in the subject line). Applications should be submitted by email to Email: golnaz-at-mahsa.edu.my

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 20, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The University of Technology is offering Postgraduate Scholarships open to both Malaysian and International students. Scholarships are available to pursue the MPhil and PhD degrees at MJIIT.

University of Technology, Malaysia is a public research University in Malaysia and a research-intensive university in engineering, science and technology.

The PhD and MPhil research degrees have been especially designed to incorporate the latest advancements in technology, offering students the exclusive experience of undertaking research under the supervision of Malaysian and Japanese experts while combining both theory and practice.

International students must have proof of English language proficiency.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue the MPhil and PhD degrees at MJIIT.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: University offers the following student incentives:

  • Monthly allowance (MYR 1,800-2,300) and tuition fee waiver
  • Monthly allowance (MYR 1,800-2,300)
  • Full tuition fee waiver

Number of Scholarships: A limited number of funding is available for students.

Scholarship can be taken in Malaysia

Eligibility:

MPHIL Schemes

  • Candidate who graduated from a Bachelor program with at least CGPA 3.0 (from Research University or better) or CGPA 3.3 (from other university) for normal / ASEAN scheme, or CGPA 3.5 for excellent scheme;

PhD Malaysian / ASEAN / International Schemes

  • For normal / ASEAN / International scheme, the candidate must have
  • Published one Scopus-indexed journal paper OR TWO Scopus/WoS indexed conference papers (for graduates of Research program); OR
  • Obtained at least CGPA 3.7 (for graduates of Mixed Mode/Taught Course Program).
  • For excellent scheme, the candidate must have published at least ONE WoS journal papers as the first student author.

Existing students with excellent publication are eligible to apply.

Nationality: These incentives are open to both Malaysian and International students.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:

Master of Philosophy (MPhil): The entrance requirements include a good Bachelor’s degree in a related technical field (BEng, BSc) from a Malaysian institution of higher learning, or an equivalent qualification from any international institution of higher learning as recognized by the Senate of UTM. Students with approved experiential learning would have a distinct advantage.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): Students must have a good Masters degree in a related technical field from a Malaysian institution of higher learning, or an equivalent qualification from any international institution of higher learning as recognized by the Senate of UTM. Students with approved experiential learning would have a distinct advantage.

English Language Requirement: International students must have proof of English language proficiency.

How to Apply:

  • Download the application form and referee form.
  • Submit the forms to MJIIT Academic Office according to the timeline below.
  • Ensure you receive e-mail or slip of acknowledgement receipt from us.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadlines are July 15 for September Intake and September 15 for November Intake.

Scholarship Link

MAHSA University is pleased to offer partial scholarships for engineering programs in collaboration with Anglia Ruskin University (UK). All engineering courses scholarships at the university are offered to students of:

  • Syria
  • Palestine
  • Egypt
  • Yemen
  • Iraq
  • Iran
  • Turkey
  • Somalia

Scholarships are available for high school students pursuing degree program.

Deadline: May 30, 2017

General Criteria:

  • Syria /Palestine/Egypt/Yemen/Iraq/Iran/ turkey/ Somalia Nationalities can apply for this scholarships.

English Language Requirement:

  • English Language course is compulsory for all students as this is a stipulation by the MQA.

Award

  • Scholarships would be in a form of discount on tuition fee on a yearly basis.
  • Scholarship – 30% discount on tuition

Preferred Discipline

  • Medical electronic Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering or Communication Engineering

How to Apply: Applications should be submitted by email to golnaz-at-mahsa.edu.my

Scholarship Link

Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) offers Centenary Scholarship Programme to encourage brilliant students from around the world to apply to undertake postgraduate studies at Masters Level.

Number of scholarships: 60

Subject areas:

  • Arts & Tourism
  • Business
  • Engineering & Built Environment
  • Sciences
  • Health

Scholarship value:

  • covers one-half of the value of fees for the academic year 2017-18
  • scholarship is only available for DIT’s fulltime, taught Masters (Level 9) programmes

Applicants from the following countries are encouraged to ensure a more diversified student population:

  • Brazil (applicants must have completed a year of study in any Irish higher education institution under the Sciences without Borders programme)
  • China (including Hong Kong and Macau)
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • Pakistan
  • Russia
  • Thailand
  • United States of America
  • Vietnam

Requirements:

  • Applications for scholarships are invited only for fulltime taught Masters programmes
  • Applicants must hold a Ist class honours degree from their undergraduate programme, which is recognized for entry to DIT Level 9 programmes
  • Applicants must have an IELTS (or equivalent) level at a minimum of 0.5 above the published entry level for the programme of their choice

Application:

  • Applicants must complete and submit the Centenary Scholarship application form before the closing date
  • Applications to be emailed to centenary.scholarship@dit.ie
—————Quick Overview————-
Organization Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)
Fellowship Level Master’s
Country Ireland
Subject areas Arts, Tourism, Business, Engineering, Environment Sciences, Health
Fellowship amount 50% of the published fees
Eligibility Open to selected countries
Deadline 19 May 2017
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Tunku Abdul Rahman Undergraduate Scholarship (BTAR), 2017 is open to outstanding undergraduate students with excellent leadership talent.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates applying for Tunku Abdul Rahman Undergraduate Scholarship (BTAR), 2017 must be Malaysian citizens.
  • Applicants must be aged less than 25years at the time of closing date.
  • Candidates must have completed STPM / Asasi / Matriculation / Diploma with a CGPA of at least of 3.50.
  • Full-time graduates of Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum CGPA of  3.50 at IPTA or IPTS within the country are also eligible to apply provided they have at least 2 years left to complete their studies.
  • Applicants of Tunku Abdul Rahman Undergraduate Scholarship (BTAR), 2017 must have knowledge in English Language and Bahasa Malaysia at SPM level.
  • Candidates must possess traits of excellent leadership and active participation in extra-curricular activities at school/university.
  • Scholarship holders who fail to achieve a CGPA of at least 3.50 maybe demoted to DTAR or PPTAR scheme or even have the scholarship terminated.