To all Indonesian friends,
Please be informed that Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE) is now offering Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) to international student for 2011/2012 academic session. Application must be submitted online to MOHE no later than 14 Jun 2011. Application form is available at www.mohe.gov.my. Kindly refer to application criteria attached.
MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP (MIS)
The Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) is an initiative by the Malaysian Government to attract the best brain from around the world to pursue advanced academic studies in Malaysia. This scholarship aims to support Malaysian Government’s effort to attract, motivate and retain talented human capital from abroad. Talented international students with excellent academic records and outstanding cocurricular backgrounds are welcomed to apply for this scholarship and further their studies in any selected and well-established Malaysian public and private universities. This scholarship is divided into two (2) categories of study: Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Studies
1. ELiGIBLITY CRITERIA
To be eligible for Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS), applicants must fit the following criteria:
a) Not be more than 45 years of age during application.
b) Obtained a minimum of Second Class Upper (Honours) or a CGPA of 3.5/4.0 at Bachelor Degree Level for Masters Degree applicants and for PhD candidates must possess CGPA 3.5/4.0 or very good result at Masters degree level in a similar field of intended PhD study. In addition, for post-doctoral programme, the selection will be evaluated based on the number of books produced, refereed/non refereed journals, portfolio and patent copyright. The Post-Doctoral candidate must have excellent reputation in research and possesses knowledge related to the research to be carried out.
c) Took one of the following English Language Proficiency Test not more than two years before the date of application. The list of tests and minimum scores required: -IEL TS Academic Test with a score of at least 6.5; or -TOEFL paper-based test with a score of at least 580, computer-based test with a score of at least 230 and internet-based test with a score at least 92.
d) In excellent health condition and certified by a Certified Doctor/Medical Professional. The cost of medical examination is to be borne by the applicants
* Applicants may choose any related course within the field/areas mentioned above.
4. SELECTION CRITERIA
Applications will be considered according to the following selection criteria:
a) High-level academic achievement
b) The quality of the research proposal and its potential contribution towards advancement of technology and human well being.
c) Excellent communication, writing and reading skills in English Language
5. GENERAL CONDITION OF AWARD
a) Scholarship holder must undertake full-time studies for postgraduate and postdoctoral studies at a campus of Malaysian Universities.
b) It is the responsibility of the scholarship holders to confirm admission to the university.
c) Scholarship holders must not change their programme during tenure of the scholarship except with written permission from their university and the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
d) Scholarship holders must follow the approved programmes and abide by the university’s rules, regulations and codes of conduct. Any suspension from the university will result in immediate suspension of award. Monthly allowances are not payable during suspension, including suspension due to illness.
e) It is the responsibility of successful candidates to apply for and meet the requirements for the issuing of an appropriate entry visa including medical examination. The offer of the scholarship does not guarantee the granting of a visa.
f) Scholarship holders must maintain satisfactory progress and good standing as stipulated by their host university and degree programme, or the scholarship will be withdrawn.
g) The scholarships are tenable in Malaysian universities and research must be carried out in Malaysia.
h) Scholarship holders are not allowed to take any paid employment during their tenure unless with written approval from the host university.
agency responsible for the MIS scholarship in your country to get the endorsement.
• Scan all required document in PDF format and Login to MIS Online Application.
• Attach the documents and click SUBMIT button to submit the application. You will see the notification message when the process is done. All the application is fully online. No hard copy is required. Bring the hard copy of application form and original certificate during interview session.
7. FURTHER ENQUIRIES
For further enquiries, please contact us :_
MINISTRY OF HIGHER EDUCATION MALAYSIA
LEVEL 4, BLOCK 1, PJH TOWER
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATIVE CENTRE
Tel No. : +603-88844600
Fax No. : +603-8884 4701