Applications are open to apply for the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship 2021 for the Fully-Funded Master degree Scholarship and PhD degree Scholarship. This is a fully funded scholarship and all the expenses are covered by the University.

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship allows the applicants of any nationality to apply for the Masters Degree Scholarship and PhD Degree Scholarship without any academic restrictions as well as age restrictions. Moreover, no IELTS or TOEFL score is required to apply for this scholarship.

UKM Vice Chancellor’s Gold and Silver Scholarship Applicants holder will receive equal Benefits of the Tuition Fee waiver, Monthly Allowance, Accommodation, Visa cost & Return Airfare. UKM University is also called the National University of Malaysia.

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship 2021


Host Country

  • Malaysia

Degree Level

  • MS Degree Programs and PhD Degree Programs

Financial Coverage

  • Fully Funded

Duration of Scholarship

  • Duration of Master Degree: 2 Years
  • Duration of PhD Degree: 3 Years

Available Fields of Study

A wide range of academic fields to Study at the National University of Malaysia is available. All Courses are available in Kebangsaan University in Malaysia in English such as:

  1. Engineering (ALL)
  2. Social Science
  3. Law
  4. Dentistry
  5. Humanities
  6. Biomedical
  7. Health Science
  8. Medicine
  9. Information Science & Technology
  10. Science & Technology
  11. Islamic Studies
  12. Economics & Management
  13. Education
  14. Environment & Development
  15. Malay World & Civilization
  16. International Studies
  17. Micro engineering and Nano electronics
  18. Molecular Biology
  19. Ethnic Studies
  20. Fuel Cell institute
  21. System Biology
  22. Visual Informatics
  23. Business

Financial Benefits

The financial benefits of the Scholarship are as under:

  • Full Tuition Fee Waiver
  • Registration Fee: Free
  • No thesis and convocation Fees
  • Living allowance of RM3200.00/Month for PhD & RM2200.00 for Masters
  • Accommodation allowance of RM300.00/Month
  • One Round Trip Flight Ticket (Economy Class) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) from home country and to home country from KLIA for International, Sabahan and Sarawakian candidates
  • Cost of visa throughout postgraduate studies (International students only)

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria to apply for the Scholarship are as under:

  • International Students are Eligible.
  • For MSC applicant, candidates must have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree with Distinction CGPA of at least of 3.67 or a First Class Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from a reputable university.
  • For PhD applicant, candidates must have obtained a Master’s degree or equivalent from a reputable university; must have published at least two.

Last Date to Apply

The last date to apply for the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Scholarship 2021 is 6th July 2020.

Application Procedure

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