UKM Vice Chancellor Gold and Silver Scholarships are now open for 2020-2021 applications. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) is inviting the applications from prospective local and international students for its fully-funded UKN Vice-Chancellor Gold and Silver Scholarships 2020-2021. Students who are looking for Master’s degree scholarships or Ph.D. degree scholarships then this is a bright chance to avail of this scholarship to study in Malaysia. Scholarships in Malaysia are very famous worldwide because of its high research and qualified professors, students from all around the world can apply for postgraduate (master and Ph.D.) degree by research Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) for Fully Funded UKM Vice-Chancellor Scholarships. Scholarships in Malaysia. Malaysian Government Scholarships.

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Brief Description

  • Organization: UKM Vice-Chancellor Gold and Silver Scholarships
  • University: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • Department: Multiple (Almost All)
  • Course Level: Postgraduate (Master & PhD by research)
  • Award: Fully Funded
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Multiple
  • Nationality: Local & International
  • The award can be taken in Malaysia
  • Deadline: 6th July 2020

Eligibility Criteria

Interested applicants to submit their applications for UKM Vice-Chancellor Scholarships 2020, Scholarships in Malaysia at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, must fulfill the following eligibility criteria;

  • Students can be Local and International
  • Master Applications: Applicants must have the bachelor (16-year education) degree or transcript with good grades of 3.67 or first class bachelor degree from reputed universities.
  • PhD applications: Students must have the master (18-year education) degree or transcript with good grades of 3.67 or first class bachelor degree from reputed universities. Must have published at least 2 articles in Q2 journal or above.
  • Students must be research oriented and good research interests
  • Must be in good physical and medical health

English Language Requirement

An international candidate is required to fulfill the English Language proficiency requirements as follows:

1. Obtained TOEFL (550) or IELTS (6) results which fulfill the score or minimum band requirements prescribed by the programme; or

2. For certain programmes, a candidate is required to sit for an English Proficiency Placement Test (EPPT) and if he fails to achieve the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM) in a maximum period of two (2) semesters before he is allowed to register for the study programme. The candidate shall register as a Non Graduating Student.

  • The Faculty/Institute may grant exemption to the requirements specified in subregulation (1) for the international candidate who is originally from a country where the English Language is the official language or has the academic qualifications obtained from any higher learning institution which uses the English Language as the medium of instruction.

Eligible Postgraduate Programs at UKM

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKm) has wide range of multiple schools with maximum number of different subjects for their Postgraduate (master and PhD) degrees. Here below are the main faculty of UKM and students can check the complete list of subjects by clicking the link below

Faculty of

  • Medicine
  • Health Sciences
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Engineering anf Built Environment
  • Information Science and Technology
  • Science and Technology
  • Islamic Studies
  • Law
  • Economics and Management
  • Education
  • Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Environment and Development (LESTARI)
  • Malay world and Civilization
  • Malaysian and International Studies
  • Micro engineering and Nano electronics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Fuel Cell
  • System Biology
  • Visual Informatics
  • Islam Hadhari
  • Solar Energy
  • Climate Change
  • Business

Click Here for Subject wise details in each faculty

How to Apply

Interested and eligible candidates are encouraged to apply for UKM Vice Chancellor gold and silver scholarships 2020 at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia by following thr steps given below;

Step 1;

First, you need to submit your UKM online application through UKM admission portal

Click Here to apply Online

Step 2;

Download the UKM Vice Chancellor Gold and Silver Scholarships and fill it accordingly

Click Here to Download the Application Form

Step 3;

Send this application forms along with all required documents to the scholarship committee by email

Email Address:

Documents Required

  • 1 passport size photograph
  • Copy of Identity Card or Passport
  • Educational Documents ( transcripts or degrees)
  • First Page of UKM online Application
  • Publications (if any)
  • Research proposal
  • Statement of Purpose (Briefly describe why UKM should choose you for this scholarship)
  • Curriculum Vitae


UKM Vice Chancellor Scholarships are categories as


For this category, selected scholarship recipients shall be eligible for:

  • Waived tuition (every semester), registration (one-time), service and activities (including thesis and convocation) fees
  • Living allowance of RM3200.00 per month for PhD. and RM2200.00 for Masters candidates;
  • Accommodation allowance of RM300.00 per month;
  • One roundtrip flight ticket (economy class) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) from home country and to home country from KLIA for International, Sabahan and Sarawakian candidates
  • Cost of visa throughout postgraduate studies (International students only).


For this category, selected scholarship recipients shall be eligible for:

  • Waived registration (one-time) and tuition (every semester) fees
  • Living allowance of RM2000.00 per month for PhD. and RM1500.00 for Masters candidates
  • Accommodation allowance of RM300.00 per month

For Official Announcement

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Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


Sidharath · May 20, 2020 at 12:25 PM

can we apply through this portal

instaed of

beacuse not showing progrme most in this portal
i think its same portal university website

    Muhammad Usman · May 22, 2020 at 1:44 PM

    yes both

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