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Yayasan Sime Darby Scholarship (Pre-University)

Yayasan Sime Darby invites qualified SPM 2020 leavers to apply for education sponsorship to pursue foundation studies locally.
Recipients of this scholarship will be sponsored to pursue foundation studies locally to prepare themselves for undergraduate admission at top universities in the United Kingdom.Pre-University scholars would be given priority for Yayasan Sime Darby Undergraduate Scholarship (Overseas) upon meeting the qualifying criteria after completion of their foundation studies. The continuation of the degree programme is at the sole discretion of Yayasan Sime Darby.

1. Eligibility Requirements
a) Malaysian.
b) Age 18 years old or below.
c) Minimum result of 7 As (A+ and A only) for SPM 2021; or other equivalent school qualifications.
d) Total monthly gross household income of RM11,000 and below.
e) Strong leadership qualities through various leadership positions in school, national and/or global competitions and/or sporting events.
f) Active participation in community service.

2. Accepted Fields of Study

Business / Social Science related courses:
a) Accounting & Finance
b) Business & Management Studies
c) Economics
d) Psychology / Human Resource
e) Digital Marketing
f) Communication / Media
g) Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Engineering and Technology related courses:

a) Architecture & Built Environment
b) Real Estate & Property Management
c) Electrical & Electronic Engineering
d) Civil Engineering
e) Mechanical Engineering / Mechatronic (Robotic)
f) Chemical Engineering
g) Computer Science
h) Information Technology / Data Science / Drone

Science / Agriculture related courses:
a) Agronomy
b) Plantation Management
c) Biological / Natural Sciences
d) Chemistry

3. Accepted Universities*
2-year Cambridge A-Level Programme (pre-university) at Kolej Tuanku Ja’afar (KTJ), leading to undergraduate studies at a top global university.

Note: Students’ pre-university admission will be arranged by YSD.

4. Value of Scholarship
The full scholarship includes tuition fees, board and lodging, a computer allowance, shipping allowance, clothing allowance and flight tickets at the beginning and end of studies.

Scholarship recipients will have the opportunity to undergo YSD THRIVE – Future Leaders, a comprehensive learning experience for YSD scholars towards producing high quality and well-rounded graduates. This programme offers tailored soft skills training, access to an e-learning platform, volunteering opportunities, mentorship and internships at a Sime Darby Company i.e. Sime Darby Berhad, Sime Darby Plantation Berhad and/or Sime Darby Property Berhad.

Note: Scholarship monies will be disbursed upon execution of scholarship agreement.

5. Service Bond Period
6 years at a Sime Darby Company upon completion of studies.

6. Application
Scholarship application is openCLICK HERE for online submission.

Thank you.

(*) terms and conditions apply