Architecture Scholarships in Malaysia

1) What is Architecture?

Architecture is a combination of both art and science combined to design buildings and physical structures.

To be a fully qualified architect it will take you about 7 years from degree till completing your qualification papers.

Besides that, Architecture allows you the freedom of working out of a cubicle and the use of your creativity. You will be working a lot with designing and using your hands to bring these designs to life!

2) What You Need To Know About Architecture Scholarships

  • Most scholarships are merit-based and don’t require interview
  • Most scholarships only cover studies up to degree level

3) List of Institutions & Scholarships for Architecture

Here is a comprehensive list of all the available Architecture scholarships offered by institutions, companies, GLCs and associations in Malaysia, and how you can apply for them.

Most Architecture scholarships are open throughout the year and some are offered by engineering & construction companies.

Name of ScholarshipKey HighlightsDeadline
Sun-MAPCU Education Fund - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Must be active in co-curricular activites
Always Open
Gamuda Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Students must how proof of financial need
- Willing to serve the Gamuda Group for a specified period upon graduation
11-Apr-17
IJM Scholarship Award - Maximum RM10,000 per academic year.1-Jul-17
Taylor's University Talent & Leadership Scholarship- For students who have participated in competitions and are talented in music, art, theatre, etc.
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview is required
22-May-17
21-Aug-17
Taylor's University Community Scholarship- For students who require financial aid
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
22-May-17
UTAR Scholarships for Top Achievers - Minimum of 7As & above for SPM
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
UTAR Sport & Talent Scholarship - For students with proven track record in Sports, Music, Art, Theatre and Writing2 weeks after the start of the semester
UCSI Tan Sri Ahmad Razali Merit Scholarship Award - Open to students who participate actively in extracurricular activities and have received outstanding recognition due to notable achievement
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
5-Aug-17
UCSI University Trust Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- For new intake students only
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
5-Aug-17
UCSI University Trust Sports Bursary - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- For state or national athletes only
26-Aug-17
The Star Education Fund 2017- Must excel in extra-curricular activities
- Open to students below the age of 25
30-Mar-17
SEGi High Achiever's Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
SEGi ACE Scholarship - Rebate of RM500 for every distinction receivedAlways Open

Interested in Architecture but not too sure on how it works? Check out our comprehensive guide to studying Architecture in Malaysia!