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|1||AMMA Foundation Study Loan|
|2||Bakun Charitable Trust|
|3||Employees Provident Fund (Account II) Withdrawal Scheme for Education|
|4||The Public Service Department (JPA) Local & Overseas Sponsorship Programmes|
|5||Biasiswa Kerajaan Negeri Sabah Scholarship (For Degree Student Only)|
|6||The Public Service Department (JPA) Local & Overseas Sponsorship Programmes|
|7||Pinjaman Latihan Kemahiran|
|8||Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) Study Loan|
|9||MARA Scholarship Programs|
|10||Ministry of Higher Education - Scholarship Division|
|11||PERDANA INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME|
|12||KEMENTERIAN PERTAHANAN MALAYSIA|
|13||PTPTN - Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional|
|14||The Social Security Organisation (SOCSO) Education Fund|
|15||TABUNG PEMBANGUNAN KEMAHIRAN|
|16||Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship|
|17||Yayasan Sabah Group|
|18||Yayasan Sarawak Study Loan|
|19||Yayasan Tunku Abdul Rahman scholarship|
|20||YPPB Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera scholarship|
Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) Study Loan
|Finance Type :||LOAN|
|Loan Amount :||The loan covers tuition fees and allowance, the amount of which depends on your financial background.|
|Academic Qualification :||SPM/STPM|
|Type of Study :|
|Age Limited :||Only Bumiputera students are eligible|
The MARA Loan programme applies to students who plan to join any private institution for '3+0' programmes. Students must apply to the respective institution before applying for the loan.
The loan only applies to Malay and Bumiputera students who are financially needy and who are not more than 40 years old. In addition, applicants must maintain their CGPA of 2.5 and above to be eligible to apply for the loan.
The loan covers tuition fees and allowance, the amount of which depends on the student's financial background .
How to apply
Upon receiving an offer letter from the respective institute, students can request the application form from MARA at:
Ibu Pejabat MARA
21, Jalan Raja Laut
50609 Kuala Lumpur
Tel : 03-26915377
Fax : 03-26913620
MARA Study Loan is also available
for selected diploma and degree programmes at Taylor's University
MARA Loan are NOW AVAILABLE for following programme:
Foundation in Business Information Technology
Diploma in Information Technology
Diploma in Business Administration
Diploma in Accounting
Diploma in Hotel Management
BA (Hons) in Business Administration
BA (Hons) in Business and Accounting
BA (Hons) in Business and Marketing
|March 06, 2010 23:19 PM
Scholarship Scheme For Outstanding MARA Students - Shafie
BANGI, March 6 (Bernama) -- Students who obtain cumulative grade points average (CGPA) of 4.0 each semester will no longer have to pay back their Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) loans effective this year.
Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said this was an incentive to MARA students to be more excellent in their respective fields.
"This is one of the incentive programmes at the MARA level specifically for students who are successful in the disciplines they are pursuing," he said at a press conference after a gathering between the Ministry and Mara-sponsored students 2010, here Saturday.
He said that for the whole of 2009, about 10 Mara students achieved 4.0 in their CGPA.
He said this incentive was open to all MARA-sponsored students in local and foreign universities.
The minister said MARA had also taken the initiative to implement the Excellent Scientists Programme (ESP) in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) to churn out graduates with professional status obtaining the highest degree before the age of 30.
This initiative covers the preparation stage, first degree, Master of Science degree and subsequently the Doctor of Philosophy.
"We want to see that the disciplines they are pursuing are based on our country's requirement as well as the sectors which are in line with the New Economic Model that we want to achieve," he said.
The MARA Loan programme applies to students who plan to join any private institution for certain Degree or Masters programme approved by MOHE.
How to apply
MARA Scholarship Programs
1) MARA Study Loan Scheme
2) JPA/MARA Overseas Study Scholarships
MARA Study Loan Scheme was
first introduced in 1966 when Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) was formed.
The financial assistance was then given out in the form of full
scholarships. From 1968, the financial aid for college was divided into
2 types. MARA scholarships with a 25 % repayment and MARA study loans
with a 100 % repayment.
|Fund Type||MARA Study Loan Scheme|
Bumiputera, Malaysian citizen: Definition of
Bumiputera If one of the parents is a Malay and practicing Islam or
Bumiputera (aborigines/indigenous for Sabah & Sarawak) therefore his/her
children are Bumiputeras. Credits in Bahasa Melayu at SPM/SPMV level.
Never been sponsored by any scholarship bodies at the same education level. Students whose scholarships have been terminated by any sponsor may apply for MARA financial assistance a year after the termination, with the condition that the students have to bear all expenses for that year and obtain excellent results.
Institutions of higher learning are recognized by Malaysian Government or private institutions of higher learning are recognized by Private Education Division, Ministry of Education.
Meet age requirements as follows:
i. Programs for SPM school leavers 19 years and below
ii. First degree not exceeding 30 years old
iii. Masters degree/Medicine/Dentistry Specialization - not exceeding 40 years old
iv. Doctor of Philosophy (phD) not exceeding 45 years old
Currently undergo courses that are of great importance to MARA.
Free from any contracts or paid leave from employer while studying except for Medical Specialization courses (For each programs sponsored, there will be other specific requirements relevant to such programs)
The Socio Economic status of the family where the annual taxable joint income of the parents or spouses must not exceed RM80,000.
|How To Apply||
Inquiries, please contact: Tel: (603)
26915111 ext 1400
|Field of study||
FIELDS / COURSES SPONSORED BY MARA
Institute of Chartered Accountancy
Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrative ( ICSA )
Environmental / Earth Sciences
Physical Applied Sciences
Resource Development Sciences
Food / Textile / Plastic / Rubber / Wood Technology
Quality Control & Equipment
Real Estate Management
|Time of application|
|Value of award|
JPA/MARA Overseas Study Scholarships
Aged between 18 and 19 (by the closing date of this application 10 days from the release of the SPM 2004 results) and who have scored at least a Grade 2A in Bahasa Melayu, History and Islamic Studies/Moral to apply for their study scholarships in the fields.
How To Apply
· Those applying by mail will have to purchase the printed forms from counters located at Bank Simpanan Nasional located nationwide.
Field of study
· Medicine Dentistry/Pharmacy
· Medicine (Middle East)
· Science & Technology (Biochemistry, Physics, Chemistry, Food Science, Agricultural Science, Veterinarian Science)
· Actuarial Science
· Computer Science
· Engineering (Japan, Korea, Germany, France)
· MRSM Special Programme + Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)
Time of application
10 days from the Official SPM Announcement Date.
Value of award
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