Scholarship for Postgraduate: MyBrainSc Scholarship Malaysia 2013

Scholarship Info

The MyBrainSc Scholarship Malaysia 2013 is opened to all Malaysian citizens who are or planning to go for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Malaysia in the pure science field which is Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics in Public Institutions of Higher Educations (IPTAs) and Ivy League universities.

This programme is one of the Higher Education Ministry's agenda to achieve the aims of the Pelan Strategik Pengajian Tinggi Negara (PSPTN) and produce young scientists. 

Qualified applicants will be binded by the agreement and the duration of the contract depends on the duration of study paid by the Ministry. The Ministry reserves the right to withdraw the scholarship and impose a claim for repayment on the candidate if:

  • The candidature is stopped by the IPT due to discipline issues, bad academic scores or other reasons highlighted in the requirements of the programme and this agreement
  • Candidate withdraws within the sponsorship duration without permission

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Deadline

Feb 01, 2013

Criteria

PhD

  • Malaysian citizen
  • Age not more than 35 years by application date
  • Applicant has achieved excellent results in his/her Master studies in pure science with at least CGPA 3.65 and above or First Class
  • Applicant does not have any contract bonds from any sponsors during the previous study or sponsors are ready to cancel the bond upon offer of scholarship
  • Applicant working in any public or private sector ready to stop working will be given this scholarship
  • Applicant studying in any PhD level on research mode will be given priority
  • Applicant is studying PhD or has obtained a place to follow a pure science subject in the country or in the list of universities the scholarship offers

Master

  • Malaysian citizen
  • Age not more than 28 years on the date of application
  • Applicant has obtained excellent results in their undergraduate studies in the pure science field with at least CGPA 3.65 and above or First Class
  • Applicant do not have any contract bonds from any sponsors during their previous study or sponsors ready to cancel the bond upon offer of scholarship
  • Applicant working in public or private sector who are ready to stop working will be offered this scholarship
  • The mode of study has to be full-time research
  • Applicant studying their Masters or have obtained a place to study in the pure science field in the country or any universities listed by this scholarship
Preferred Discipline
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
How to Apply

Application can be made online at the Ministry of Higher Education website HERE

Contact Info

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