Khazanah Watan Scholarship Programme 2020



The Khazanah Watan Scholarship is a prestigious award that offers opportunities for talented and high-achieving Malaysians to pursue Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies at selected leading local universities such as Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN).

The aim of the Khazanah Watan Scholarship Programme is two-fold:-

  • To train Malaysia's brightest talents to transform its GLCs into competitive business locally and internationally
  • To encourage individuals with excellent academic credentials to lead and participate in research initiatives that will contribute to the advancement of the universities' reputation in research and innovation.

OFFERED PROGRAMMES

Business

  • Finance
  • Accountancy
  • International Business
  • Business Administration

Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical Power Engineering
  • Civil Engineering

Other Programmes

Subjects that are non-traditional / niche-area subjects that are critical to the development of the nation.

  • Economics (Energy)
  • Business Economics (Hons)


GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS

  1. Possess strong leadership skills and active participation in extra-curricular, social or voluntary activities
  2. Applicants must have a consistent and outstanding academic achievement record as follows:


Foundation Programmes

  • Obtained a minimum of 8As (combination of A+ and A) in the recent SPM examination or at least 8As in the recent IGCSE
  • Obtained A or A+ in the following core subjects: Bahasa Melayu, English, History and Mathematics
  • Not exceeding 18 years of age at the enrolment date for the foundation studies
  • Obtained admission to pursue studies or currently in the first semester of a Foundation Programme at Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN).


Bachelor's Degree Programmes

  • Obtained admission to pursue studies (conditional offer can be considered) or currently in the first year of a Bachelor’s Degree programme at Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN).
  • Not exceeding 21 years of age as at the enrolment date for the Bachelor’s Degree Programme
  • Obtained a minimum of 3A's for STPM; or
  • “Jayyid Jidan” for STAM; or
  • 3A's for GCE A-Level Programme; or
  • CGPA 3.50 / 4.00 for Pre-university or Diploma or Foundation or Matriculation Programme; or
  • 35 points for International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme
  • AND a minimum of 3.50 / 4.00 in semester exam for those who are currently in the first year of a Bachelor’s Degree Programme.

 

Master Programmes

  • Obtained admission to pursue studies at Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN). (Conditional offer can be considered)
  • Obtained a minimum of Second Class Upper Division (UK and Australia University) or where there is a point system, obtained a minimum CGPA of 3.50 for Bachelor's Degree
  • Not exceeding 40 years of age as at the enrolment date for the Master's degree.


PhD Programmes

  • Obtained admission to pursue studies or currently in the first year of a Doctoral Degree programme at Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN). (Conditional offer can be considered)
  • Obtained a Master Degree with a distinction or a minimum CGPA 3.50 / 4.00 or 'A' grade average and/or excellent examiners' report if the Master Degree is by research
  • Obtained a minimum of Second Class Upper Division (UK and Australia University) or where there is a point system, obtained a minimum CGPA of 3.50 for Bachelor's Degree
  • Not exceeding 40 years of age as at the enrolment date for the Doctorate programme
  • For PhD Programme, candidates must be working at Khazanah's bond serving institutions which includes but not limited to Khazanah-Linked Company (KLC), Government-Linked Company (GLC), Public universities, Government bodies and agencies. Upon completion of studies, the candidates are to return back to their current employers to serve their bond.


ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

Those who fulfil the minimum requirements are required to apply online:

https://www.yayasankhazanah.com.my/apply-now/apply-now

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for assessments.

IMPORTANT DATE

  • Opening date - 05 Mar 2020.
  • Closing date - 23 Mar 2020.


ENQUIRY

Yayasan Khazanah
Level 2, Block A, Dataran PHB, Saujana Resort, Section U2,40150, Shah Alam, Selangor. Malaysia
(T) +603 - 5870 4333
(F) +603 - 5870 4355
yk@yayasankhazanah.com.my