Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) 2024 (RM 1,500.00 Monthly Stipends)

The Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) for the 2024/2025 academic year is now open until June 26, 2024. This scholarship aligns with Malaysia’s goal of becoming a global hub of academic excellence through the attraction, motivation, and retention of talented human capital from overseas.

Malaysia International Scholarship
Malaysia International Scholarship

Interested international graduates with exceptional academic and extracurricular backgrounds are encouraged to apply for this scholarship to continue their studies in prestigious Malaysian universities and higher education establishments, while also having the chance to experience world-class higher education and Malaysian hospitality.

Details About Malaysia International Scholarship

Qualified Candidates do not require an admission letter to apply for the prestigious MIS Scholarship, nor do they need to take the IELTS exam, yes! You read that right.  In addition to paying the entire tuition cost, the MIS scholarship recipients will receive a monthly stipend of 1,500 Malaysian Ringgit.

There is no need to worry about the cost of studying In Malaysia, as just 700-800 hundred Ringgits will easily meet your monthly needs. All 20 public universities and 4 private universities in Malaysia that are only chosen by MIS are currently accepting applications. The MIS Scholarship application process doesn’t require any fee payment.

Benefits of the MIS Scholarship

  • Recipients will receive tuition fee payments made directly to the university. This will cover the entire scholarship period.
  • In addition, a monthly living allowance of RM 1,500.00 per month will be given to recipients

Eligible Countries

The MIS Scholarship award is available for Candidates from the countries below:

  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Lao PDR
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Australia
  • British Islands & Mediterranean
  • Canada
  • The Caribbean
  • Americas & The Atlantic
  • India
  • Pacific regions
  • Afghanistan
  • Morocco
  • Albania
  • Maldives
  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Nepal
  • Australia
  • Oman
  • Azerbaijan
  • Pakistan
  • China
  • Palestine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Qatar
  • Georgia
  • Russian Federation
  • Hong Kong
  • Senegal
  • Iran
  • Syria
  • Iraq
  • Tajikistan
  • Japan
  • Timor-Leste
  • Jordan
  • Tunisia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Turkiye
  • Republic of Korea
  • Turkmenistan
  • Kuwait
  • Uzbekistan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Yemen
  • Libya

Eligible Universities for the MIS Scholarship

  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM)
  • Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (UIAM/IIUM)
  • Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)
  • Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)
  • Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTEM)
  • Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
  • Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)
  • Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
  • Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
  • Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UNIMAP)
  • Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UNISZA)
  • Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM)
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP)
  • Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)
  • Multimedia University (MMU)
  • INCEIF University (INCEIF)

Areas of Studies

  • Education
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Social Sciences, Journalism, and Information
  • Business, Administration, and Law
  • Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Statistics
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Engineering, Manufacturing, and Construction
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, and Veterinary
  • Health and Welfare (in exception of medicine, nursing, and pharmacy)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants for the MIS Scholarship 2024 must be nationals of the aforementioned nations.
  • Only full-time graduate and postgraduate programs are open to applicants.
  • There is no requirement for an acceptance letter;
  • There is no IELTS test necessary for this scholarship;
  • The applicant must be between the ages of 40 and 45 at the time of application for Masters and PhD programs.

How to Apply

The application procedure is simple:

  • Qualified Candidates will need to complete and submit an online application form
  • The form must be attached with the application documents listed below.
  • Go to the Official website of the MIS Online Application System:

Required Documents

  • Completed Online application
  • Passport
  • Most recent Degree
  • Transcript
  • 2 Recommendation Letters
  • Research Proposal
  • Letter of Motivation

Application Deadline:

June 26, 2024.



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