Q: Who are eligible to apply for the Yayasan UEM Scholarship?
A: All Malaysian citizens are eligible to apply. Other criteria are as follows:
- Outstanding extra-curricular record
- Proficient in English, hardworking, and possess positive personality traits
Scholarship For SPM Leavers
- Form 5 students who had obtained a minimum of 7As (A+/A’s) in relevant subjects in the SPM examination
Scholarship For STPM/Matriculation/Foundation
- Open to STPM/Matriculation/Foundation students for September 2019 intake. Only those with CGPA of 3.50 and above in their STPM/Matriculation/Foundation results are eligible
Q: What does the scholarship cover?
A: The Scholarship covers academic expenses including tuition and examination fees, insurance, laptop, subsistence allowance and allocation for books as well as study-related equipment (for non-business students)
Q: Do you accept manual application?
A: No. Only online application will be entertained.
Q: Am I allowed to switch my area of study?
A: Yes, but only with written approval from Yayasan UEM.
Q: If I am awarded the scholarship, can I accept additional financial assistance from other organisations?
A: No. Successful applicant shall not apply and/or accept any other scholarships or forms of financial aid from other sources while his/her agreement with Yayasan UEM is still in force. However financial or other assistance received from the likes of Welfare Department does not fall under this category.
Q: Is there any bond? For how long?
A: Yes. Scholars attending local universities will have a 3-year bond while those attending international universities will have a 5-year bond.
Q: If I need more clarification on the scholarship, who can I call?
A: Enquiries can be directed to email@example.com or contact 03-2727 6850 / 6511 / 6439
Q: How do I know that UEM has received my application?
A: After you click the ‘Submit’ button, you will receive a confirmation email.
Q: What other documents must I submit with my application? Do I need to submit my transcripts, certifications, and application form by mail?
A: No. You are not required to submit any documents. The supporting documents are only needed during the interview session.
Q: I have just submitted my application online. Can I edit/review the application again?
A: Yes, you can edit/review your application by clicking at ‘Review’ button before closing date. However, once you click SUBMIT, no more changes can be made to your application form.
Q: I received an error message during/after submitting my application. What should I do?
A: The error could be due to slow/intermittent internet connection or peak usage hours.
The following actions can be taken:
- Copy and paste the error message text and codes and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
- Save the screen capture of the error message and send it to the above email.
Q: When can I check my application status?
A: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by phone. If you do not hear from us after 2 months, your application is deemed unsuccessful.