Monash High Achiever Award (for new students)
Course(s) Offered: Any field (except as below)
Course Level: Undergraduate
Provider: Monash University
Country to Study in: Malaysia
Monash University is offering international scholarships, Monash High Achiever Award, for all undergraduate courses except Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Psychological Science, and Bachelor of Pharmacy.
The Monash High Achiever Award for new students are tenable at Monash University Malaysia only, and are not transferable to Monash University Australia.
Successful candidates must not be in receipt of any other tuition scholarship; and are required to enrol as full-time students and maintain their student status on a full-time basis throughout their enrolment at Monash University Malaysia.
Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification or an international senior secondary qualification accepted by the University with an outstanding Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) or equivalent, as deemed by Monash University Malaysia.
Applicants who have already commenced tertiary studies, or applicants transferring with credit exemptions and/or advanced standing, are not eligible to apply.
Selection will be based strictly on academic merit as per the University’s admission requirements. Selection will be based on actual results (academic and English language proficiency). Forecast results will not be considered. Only applicants with Full Offers of Admission will be considered.
Citizens of ALL countries
Monash University, Bandar Sunway, Malaysia
Fields of study
All undergraduate courses are eligible (except Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Psychological Science, and Bachelor of Pharmacy)
Number of Awards
Not specified by sponsor
Applied throughout course program duration. Scholarship recipients will need to maintain a satisfactory academic progress, which, for the purpose of retaining the Scholarship, is defined as maintaining an average score of at least 75% (in at least 24 credit points of study) each semester, and not having failed any unit in any semester. Failure to do so may result in the Scholarship being terminated.
The scholarship is worth RM5,000 per semester, subject to maintaining satisfactory academic progress.
Successful candidates will be required to pay for their own airfares to Kuala Lumpur, living expenses, study materials, text books, any ancillary fees (if applicable), Visa fees and Health Coverage each year (applicable to international students only).
Method of Application
An application for Admission to the University will constitute an application for a scholarship. All applications for Admission consistent with the eligibility and selection criteria will be considered automatically for a scholarship. All successful candidates will be offered a Scholarship along with the Offer of Admission to Monash University Malaysia.
If you are eligible, you will receive notice of the scholarship when you receive your letter of offer. To accept the scholarship, you must follow the steps below before the lapse date that is specified in your letter of offer.
- Accept the offer to study at Monash University Malaysia, making sure you have completed all the relevant forms.
- Complete the Scholarship Acknowledgement Form(PDF)
- Submit the forms to:
Monash University Malaysia
Building 2, Level 1
Jalan Lagoon Selatan
47500 Bandar Sunway
Selangor Darul Ehsan
There are 3 intakes every year for both International and Malaysian students -- February, July and October intakes. Application deadline for International students are 2nd December 2016 (for February intake), 5th May 2017 (for July intake) and 4th August 2017 (for October intake).
It is your responsibility to send the scholarship acknowledgement form directly to the Admissions Office at Monash Malaysia and not to another department or area of the University. You cannot appeal a late or lost scholarship acknowledgement form.
Monash University Malaysia, the Malaysian campus of Monash University opened in 1998 and is located within the Bandar Sunway township in Malaysia. It was the first foreign university in Malaysia. Monash University Malaysia is one of several Monash University campuses and centres outside the State of Victoria in Australia. Monash University also has a centre in Prato, Italy, a campus in South Africa and a research academy in India.
Application Deadline: 5 May / 4 August 2017
Open to International students: Yes
More Scholarship Information and Application
Related: Fully-funded Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Developing Countries