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Chevening Master Scholarships 2016/2017 (UK Government Scholarships for Malaysians)

Chevening Master Scholarships 2016/2017 (Malaysia)
Closing Date
3 November 2015

Chevening Master Scholarships 2016/2017
Chevening Scholarships in Malaysia are awarded to outstanding emerging leaders to pursue a one-year Master’s at any UK university. The scholarship programme provides a unique opportunity for future leaders, influencers, and decision-makers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.

A Chevening Scholarship offers financial support along with the opportunity to become part of the highly regarded and influential Chevening global network.

Applicants from Malaysia can choose any course of study, but we particularly welcome applications in the following fields:
  •     Anti-corruption
  •     Business
  •     Civil rights
  •     Climate change
  •     Communications
  •     Cyber security
  •     Engineering
  •     Financial regulation
  •     Foreign policy
  •     Good governance
  •     Human rights
  •     Islamic finance
  •     Maritime law
  •     Media
  •     Science
  •     Security policy
  •     Sustainable development
  •     Trade and investment
How to Apply
Applications for 2016/2017 Chevening Scholarships are now open. Please read the information on this page carefully prior to applying. Applications close on 3 November at 12:00 GMT (midday UK time)

Applications for Chevening Scholarships can only be submitted using the Chevening online application system, available through the 'apply' button on this page.

Prior to starting your application for a Chevening Scholarship please ensure you have the following ready:

Essential:
  •     Two references to be provided in a letter format and written in English
  •     Valid passport/national ID card
  •     University transcripts (undergraduate, postgraduate)
  •     Three different UK Master's course choices
Please note that only documents in PDF format can be uploaded and documents cannot be over 5MB in size.

Optional:
  •     English language (if already met the requirements)
  •     UK Master's university offer (if already met the requirements)
You can submit your initial application without these optional documents and upload them to your application at any point up to 14 July 2016.

Please note that if you are eventually conditionally selected for a Chevening Scholarship, it is essential that you provide evidence that you meet the Chevening English language requirements and that you have at least one offer from an eligible course before 14 July 2016 in order to remain in the process.

Application Guidance
It is recommended that you read the guidance below to help you submit an eligible application.
What is included?
  •     university tuition fees
  •     a monthly stipend
  •     travel costs to and from the UK
  •     an arrival allowance
  •     a homeward departure allowance
  •     a thesis grant
  •     a grant for study materials
  •     a study travel allowance
  •     the cost of one visa application
  •     a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK
Addition Information
English language test centres in Malaysia are limited and so we strongly encourage you to book your test as soon as possible. Please see our English language page for further details on the test providers accepted by Chevening.

Link: http://www.chevening.org/malaysia

Pre-University, Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarship Offers

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