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Axiata Young Talent Programme - Undergraduate Degree Programme

Application Deadline
31 March 2012

About the Undergraduate Degree Programme
Axiata Foundation will sponsor a limited number of deserving young individuals who have gained entry into one of the top universities* in the United Kingdom in the specified course of study. Below is the preferred list for identified courses at the selected universities:

Oxford University
BA Economics and Management
BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics
BA/MMath Mathematics
BA/MMath Computer Science
BA/MMath and Philosophy
BA/MMath Mathematics and Statistics
M Eng. Engineering Science
M Eng Engineering, Economics & Management
M Eng Materials, Economics & Management
Cambridge University
• BA Economics
BA/MMath Mathematics
Imperial College

BSc/MSci Mathematics
M Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University College London (UCL)
BSc Economics
BSc Economics and Statistics
BA Philosophy and Economics
BSc Statistics and Management for Business/ BSc Statistics, Economics and Finance
BSc/ MSci Mathematics
BSc/ MSci Mathematics with Economics
BSc/ MSci Mathematics with Management Studies
B Eng Engineering with Business Finance
M Eng. Electronic and Electrical Engineering
London School of Economics
BSc Economics
BSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
BSc Accounting and Finance
BSc Management 
BSc Mathematics with Economics
University of Manchester
M Eng Electrical & Electronic Engineering/ M Eng Electronic Engineering
King's College London
BSc Business Management
BSc/ MSci Mathematics/ BSC Mathematics & Finance
University of Bristol
BSc Accounting & Management/ BSc Management/BSc Accounting & Finance/ BSc Accounting & Economics
BSc Economics & Management/ BSc Economics & Philosophy
BSc Economics/ BSc Economics & Econometrics/BSc Economics & Finance/ BSc Economics & Mathematics
BSc/ MSci Mathematics
M Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering
M Eng. Electronic and Communications Engineering
M Eng Engineering Mathematics
Durham University
BA Business Economics
BA Economics & Politics
BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics
BSc Mathematics/ M Math
M Eng Electronic Engineering
M Eng General Engineering
Warwick University
BSc Accounting & Finance
BSc Economics
BSc International Management/ BSc International Business/ BSc Management
BA/ BSc Philosophy, Politics & Economics
BSc Mathematics/ M Mathematics/ BSc Mathematics and Business Studies/ BSc Mathematics and Economics
BSc Mathematics & Statistics/ M Mathematics & Statistics/ BSc MORSE/ M MORSE
*this list is based on the Times Higher Education Ranking based on fields of study

The Young Talent Programme will cover the full duration of the university degree, subject to Axiata Foundation's terms and conditions. The programme's coverage includes all tuition fees, text books, boarding, travel and laptops*. A non-curriculum fund will be provided for students to participate in the school based extra-curricular activities.

In addition to the school related fees, Axiata Foundation will also bear the full cost of the Ax-Factor programmes and initiatives.

 *Subject to Terms and Conditions

Application Criteria

Application for the Young Talent Programme must be submitted to Axiata Foundation by the due date.
1. The applicant must be a Malaysian citizen or permanent resident of Malaysia.
2. The applicant must have a conditional or unconditional offer from our preferred list of universities and courses.
3. The applicant must have achieved at least 4 As in STPM, and a forecasted result of ABB in A Levels, 36 points in IB, 99% TER for South Australian Matriculation, a minimum 3.7 GPA for American Degree Programme or a 98% in International Canadian Pre-University.
4. The applicant must be proficient in English, and any other spoken and written languages are favourable.
5. The applicant must consistently display active participation in sports, clubs and societies, and/or the performing arts.
6. The offer is subject to terms and conditions in relation to the student's performance in academic and extra-curricular activities. Successful candidates will be required to attend further assessments and interviews.

Pre-University, Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarship Offers

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  2. 30 April 2017: Dermasiswa Program Pembiayaan Pendidikan Tunas Potensi
  3. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan AFS Antarabudaya Malaysia (YABM) Scholarship for Form 5 Students Apply AFS Program
  4. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Bank Negara Malaysia Undergraduate (Honours) Scholarships
  5. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Bank Negara Malaysia Postgraduate (Master & PhD) Scholarships
  6. 2 May 2017: Biasiswa MREPC Local Undergraduate Scholarship Awards
  7. 2 May 2017: MREPC Scholarship Awards for Graduate Diploma of Rubber Technology
  8. 3 May 2017: The Astro Scholarship Award for Pre-University / Foundation / Diploma / Undergraduate
  9. 3 May 2017: The Astro Postgraduate Scholarship Awards for MBA & Data Science
  10. 3 May 2017: Skim Prihatin Pendidikan 1Malaysia (SPP1M) 1Malaysia Education Care Scheme
  11. 8 May 2017: Sarawak Energy Berhad Scholarships for Sarawakians
  12. 22 May 2017: Biasiswa JPA: Penawaran Program Penajaan 9A+ SPM 2016
  13. 30 May 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan Tun Suffian Cambridge Scholarship Awards
  14. 18 June 2017: Penang Future Foundation (PFF) Undergraduate Scholarship
  15. 30 June 2017: Biasiswa OCBC Bank Malaysia Local Undergraduate Scholarships
  16. 31 December 2017: Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) Discount on Repayment
  17. Open throughout the year: Maxis What’s Next Scholarship for Postgraduate Degree/Diploma Programme
  18. Open throughout the year: Biasiswa Karangkraf Scholarship Education Fund
  19. Open throughout the year: Amcorp Study Grant for ACCA Qualification in Collaboration with Yayasan Azman Hashim Foundation
  20. 36 Scholarships for IPTA Undergraduate Students
  21. Throughout the year: Intel Malaysia Scholarships