| Pinjaman Latihan Kemahiran | JPA/MARA Overseas Study Scholarships | Ministry of Education | PERBADANAN TABUNG PENDIDIKAN TINGGI NASIONAL | Perdana Scholarship | Public Service Department (JPA) | TABUNG PEMBANGUNAN KEMAHIRAN | Yayasan Tunku Abdul Rahman Education Loan |
MARA Study Loan Scheme was
first introduced in 1966 when Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) was formed.
The financial assistance was then given out in the form of full
scholarships. From 1968, the financial aid for college was divided into
2 types. MARA scholarships with a 25 % repayment and MARA study loans
with a 100 % repayment.
|Fund Type||MARA Study Loan Scheme|
Bumiputera, Malaysian citizen: Definition of
Bumiputera If one of the parents is a Malay and practicing Islam or
Bumiputera (aborigines/indigenous for Sabah & Sarawak) therefore his/her
children are Bumiputeras. Credits in Bahasa Melayu at SPM/SPMV level.
Never been sponsored by any scholarship bodies at the same education level. Students whose scholarships have been terminated by any sponsor may apply for MARA financial assistance a year after the termination, with the condition that the students have to bear all expenses for that year and obtain excellent results.
Institutions of higher learning are recognized by Malaysian Government or private institutions of higher learning are recognized by Private Education Division, Ministry of Education.
Meet age requirements as follows:
i. Programs for SPM school leavers 19 years and below
ii. First degree not exceeding 30 years old
iii. Masters degree/Medicine/Dentistry Specialization - not exceeding 40 years old
iv. Doctor of Philosophy (phD) not exceeding 45 years old
Currently undergo courses that are of great importance to MARA.
Free from any contracts or paid leave from employer while studying except for Medical Specialization courses (For each programs sponsored, there will be other specific requirements relevant to such programs)
The Socio Economic status of the family where the annual taxable joint income of the parents or spouses must not exceed RM80,000.
|How To Apply||
Inquiries, please contact: Tel: (603)
26915111 ext 1400
|Field of study||
FIELDS / COURSES SPONSORED BY MARA
Institute of Chartered Accountancy
Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrative ( ICSA )
Environmental / Earth Sciences
Physical Applied Sciences
Resource Development Sciences
Food / Textile / Plastic / Rubber / Wood Technology
Quality Control & Equipment
Real Estate Management
|Time of application|
|Value of award|
JPA/MARA Overseas Study Scholarships
Aged between 18 and 19 (by the closing date of this application 10 days from the release of the SPM 2004 results) and who have scored at least a Grade 2A in Bahasa Melayu, History and Islamic Studies/Moral to apply for their study scholarships in the fields.
How To Apply
· Those applying by mail will have to purchase the printed forms from counters located at Bank Simpanan Nasional located nationwide.
Field of study
· Medicine Dentistry/Pharmacy
· Medicine (Middle East)
· Science & Technology (Biochemistry, Physics, Chemistry, Food Science, Agricultural Science, Veterinarian Science)
· Actuarial Science
· Computer Science
· Engineering (Japan, Korea, Germany, France)
· MRSM Special Programme + Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)
Time of application
10 days from the Official SPM Announcement Date.
Value of award
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