Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Malaysia Offers Scholarships with Stipend for Students, No IELTS Required

Applications are now open for the Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) 2024. This scholarship, funded by the Malaysian Government, aims to attract international students to pursue Masters and PhD degree programs at Malaysian public universities. The MIS scholarship offers several benefits and does not require IELTS or an acceptance letter for application.

Scholarship Details

The MIS scholarship covers the full tuition fee and provides a monthly stipend of 1,500 Malaysian Ringgit (RM) to the recipients. This amount is more than sufficient to cover monthly expenses in Malaysia, which typically range between 700 to 800 RM.

Eligible Universities

Applicants can apply to the following Malaysian universities:

  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM)
  • Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (UIAM/IIUM)
  • Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)
  • Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)
  • Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTEM)
  • Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
  • Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)
  • Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
  • Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
  • Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UNIMAP)
  • Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UNISZA)
  • Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM)
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP)
  • Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)
  • Multimedia University (MMU)
  • INCEIF University (INCEIF)

Areas of Study

The scholarship supports various fields of study, including:

  • Education
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Social Sciences, Journalism, and Information
  • Business, Administration, and Law
  • Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Statistics
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Engineering, Manufacturing, and Construction
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, and Veterinary
  • Health and Welfare (excluding medicine, nursing, and pharmacy)

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the MIS Scholarship 2024, applicants must:

  • Be citizens of eligible countries, including ASEAN and Commonwealth countries, as well as several other nations.
  • Apply for full-time graduate or postgraduate programs.
  • Be under 40 years old for Masters programs and under 45 years old for PhD programs.
  • Not require an IELTS test or an acceptance letter for application.

Required Documents

Applicants need to submit the following documents:

  • Completed online application
  • Passport
  • Most recent degree certificate
  • Academic transcripts
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Research proposal
  • Letter of motivation

Application Process

Interested candidates must complete and submit an online application form along with the necessary documents. The official website for the MIS Online Application System is here.

The Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) 2024 is an excellent opportunity for international students seeking to further their education in a supportive and affordable environment. With full tuition coverage and a generous monthly stipend, this scholarship offers substantial support without the need for IELTS or an acceptance letter. The Malaysian Government’s initiative reflects its commitment to fostering global educational ties and providing world-class education to students from around the world.

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