2015/2016 Malaysian Government Scholarship for International Students


Malaysian International Scholarship2The Malaysian government is offering the Malaysian International scholarships (MIS) to interested students from any where in the world.


The Malaysian government is offering international scholarships to interested students from anywhere in the world to enroll for Masters and PhD programs in public and private universities in Malaysia for the 2015/2016 academic session.

The scholarship was set up by the Malaysian government to bring in the best students from around the world to enroll for post graduate programs in Malaysia.

Students who have shown outstanding academic brilliance and achievements are encouraged to apply for the scholarship and enroll for programs in Universities that have been chosen in Malaysia.

A lot of scholarships are available and are offered every year and the duration of the scholarship will last for the period the programs will last.

The benefit of the scholarship consists and includes the following:

Payment of tuition fees

Air tickets will be given to successful applicants to fly from their countries to Malaysia.

An allowance will be given every month for maintenance cost

A grant will be given every year for books

Applicants will be provided health/medical insurance

Installation and termination grant

Allowance for thesis


Scholarships are offered for the following courses:

Agriculture and fisheries

Information and communication technology


Biosecurity and food safety

Science and engineering

Environmental studies

Health which does not include medicine, nursing and clinical pharmacy

Economics and Islamic finance

Infrastructure and utility

Applicants may decide to choose similar fields within the areas listed above.


At the time of applying, should not be more than 40 years old for master programs and 45 years for PhD programs

Should have obtained a second class upper degree or a CGPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale

for master programs and a very good result or CGPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale for PhD students.

PhD applicants will be evaluated on research studies done

Fluency in English and would have taken TOEFL and IELTS test and pass

Should be in sound health certified by a doctor



Applications are done online. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply


Application deadline is March 31st 2015




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