Undergraduate Funding

Student can apply for a loan/scholarship/sponsorship from various organizations namely Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam Malaysia (JPA), Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional Malaysia (PTPTN), state government, statutory bodies and the private sectors. Details can be obtained directly from the respective establishment mentioned. Advertisements for the offer of loan/scholarship/sponsorship will usually be advertised in local newspaper.

Student who has obtained a loan/scholarship/sponsorship for their studies at the University, they need to submit a copy of the loan’s/scholarship’s/sponsorship’s letter of offer on the registration day.

To assist students, the Student Affairs, Alumni Division (Undergraduate Student) and the Centre of Graduate Studies (Postgraduate Student) will contact the loan/scholarship/sponsorship representative from time to time for sources of aid.

Student Affairs: Loan/Scholarship/Sponsorship Unit

This unit is responsible for assisting students during orientation week in matters pertaining to loans, scholarship or sponsorship. It acts as an intermediary that disseminates information on loans and sponsorships to new students, and supports students in obtaining them during their study period in UNIMAS by way of :-

  • Giving information concerning applicable loan/scholarship/sponsorship
  • Assisting students with documentations to ensure smooth application progress

Main functions:

  • Organising meeting sessions for both sponsors and sponsored students from time to time
  • Coordinating activities organised by sponsors for sponsored students
  • Providing sponsors with student progress reports of each semester for payment purposes



The National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) was established under the National Higher Education Fund Act 1997 (Act 566) and is effective from 1st July 1997. PTPTN became operational on 1st November 1997 at Bangunan Wisma Chase Perdana, Off Jalan Semantan, Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur.


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Sarawak State Government Scholarship

Sarawak State Government Scholarship is a scholarship for local Sarawak student who is excellent in education and curriculum. Students are offered by the scholarship to continue the studies at undergraduate and postgraduate courses in local universities and colleges.

e-scholarship system

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Yayasan Sarawak

Yayasan Sarawak (Sarawak Foundation) offering Sarawak students to apply for their scholarship and education loan for continuing studies in private or public higher academic institution (local and overseas).

  • Skim Yayasan Biasiswa Sarawak Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • Skim Pinjaman Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Sarawak (HiED)
  • Skim Pinjaman Pelajaran (Education Loan Scheme) - Overseas/local
JPA Scholarship

JPA Scholarship is a scholarship offered by Malaysia Public Service to the Malaysian nationality who is continuing their studies at locally and overseas universities or colleges.

http://esilav2.jpa.gov.my/ @ http://www.jpa.gov.my/