Business Degree Scholarships in Malaysia

Want to know what Business degree scholarships or bursaries are available in Malaysia? Here is a comprehensive list of all the available Business degree scholarships offered in Malaysia, and how you can apply for them.

1) What is Business?

Business is the service of providing goods and services to customers in exchange for something of value. A business degree gives you broad knowledge on how businesses work and the various fields of Business.

Some of the main fields in a Business degree are Accounting, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management & Marketing.

Besides that, studying Business will help you develop the ability to work well with people and in teams. You will also be able to gain entrepreneurial skills that can be very useful in the future.

2) What You Need To Know About Business Degree Scholarships

  • Business scholarships are offered by many institutions and companies
  • Some business scholarships require students to be bonded to the company that awards them
  • Most are merit-based scholarships with no interview required

3) List of Institutions & Scholarships for Business Degrees

Here is a comprehensive list of all the available Business degree scholarships offered by institutions, companies, GLCs and associations in Malaysia.

Most institutions offer Business scholarships that are merit-based. However, many companies also offer Business scholarships due to the huge demand of this degree by students. Company scholarships usually include a bond service that you need to be fulfill after you graduate.

Name of ScholarshipKey HighlightsDeadline
AIMST University Scholarship - Open to SPM holders only
- Up to RM4,000 tuition fee waiver (FIS)
- Full Scholarship upon meeting entry qualification (FIB, FIS, Diploma in Nursing)
Always Open
Bank Negara Malaysia Kijang Scholarships - Open to straight A+ SPM students only22-Mar-17
APU Merit Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
31-Jan-17
Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme - Open to students have a minimum of 8As in SPM
- Interview required
- Students will be bonded to the organisation upon graduation
31-Mar-17
Curtin CSM Scholar Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
17-Feb-17
Curtin Dean's Scholar Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
17-Feb-17
MNRB Holdings Scholarship - Up to RM10,000 tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
- Students will be bonded to the organisation upon graduation
17-Jan-17
Curtin WA Premier Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens doing their final year only
- Interview required
30-Sep-17
Daikin Malaysia Scholarship Program - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
- Students will be bonded to the organisation upon graduation
Always Open
HELP CEO Scholarship - Open to students who have actively participated in sports and extracurricular activities
Always Open
HELP Distinction Award - Open to newly enrolled studentsAlways Open
UEM Group Overseas Scholarship - Open to students who obtained minimum 7As
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Students are bonded to the organisation upon graduation
23-Apr-17
HELP Merit Award - Open to all students who resume their 2nd/3rd year in HELPAlways Open
Yayasan Sime Darby Pre-University Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Students will pursue their degree studies in a top UK university
- Students are bonded to the organisation upon graduation
31-Mar-17
HELP STEM Scholarship - Open to students who excel in Math, English and Science subjects
- Up to RM4,000 tuition fee waiver
Always Open
HELP-Chinese Independent Schools Scholarship - Open to students who sat for UEC in 2015
Always Open
HELP-University of Queensland Scholarships - Open to students applying for final year of study at University of Queensland
Always Open
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Family Discount - For students who have parents and siblings who are alumni of Heriot-Watt University
- 10% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Undergraduate High Achiever's Scholarship (HAS) - Minimum AAB at A-Level / STPM or ATAR 85
- Up to 35% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
IACT Creative Talent Award 2017- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Submission of portfolio is required
31-Jan-17
INTI Chairman Award - Open to Bumiputera citizens only
- Up to 20% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI Leadership X-Cellence Scholarship - Open to students with who are active in extracurricular activities or have special talents
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI Sport X-Cellence Scholarship - Open to students who participate in state or national level sporting events
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI Tertiary Scholarship - Open to students with who are active in extracurricular activities or have special talents
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI-Laureate Merit Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiverAlways Open
KDU High Achievers Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
KDU High Achiever Tertiary Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
KDU Pre-University Scholarship - Open to students with outstanding sports achievements
- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
KDU Teo Soo Pin Scholarship - Open to all KDU students based in KL
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
Kuok Foundation Berhad Scholarship - Up to RM27,000 study grant per annum
- Interview required
31-Mar-17
Manipal International University Merit Scholarship - Open to domestic students only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Monash Jeffrey Cheah Foundation -Monash Equity Scholarships - Open to Malaysian citizens and Permanent Residents only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
23-Jun-17
Monash Merit Scholarships - Open to all undergraduate students
- Up to RM5,000 tuition fee waiver per semester
14-Jul-17
Nilai University Enrichment For Life Scholarship - Open to students who held leadership positions in clubs and societies
- Up to 15% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Nilai University Extra-Curriculum Excellence Award - Open to students who participate in state or national level sporting events
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Nilai University High Achiever Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
Always Open
Nilai University Merit Scholarship - Up to 25% tuition fee waiver and 255 accommodation fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
Nottingham Dean's Excellence Scholarship - Up to 25% tuition fee waiver
- Only open to Malaysian citizens
Always Open
Nottingham High Achievers Scholarship - Open to all students applying for foundation and undergraduate programmes
- Up to 25% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
Penang Future Foundation Scholarship - Priority given to Penang students
- Up to RM100,000 tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
18-Jun-17
Sunway College Jeffrey Cheah Continuing Scholarship - Only open to students progressing from Sunway programmes
- Up to RM16,000 tuition fee waiver per year
Always Open
Sunway College Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah Entrance Scholarship - Open to all students registered at Sunway College
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Sunway University Jeffrey Cheah Continuing Scholarship - Only open to Sunway students progressing to undergraduate programmes
- Up to RM16,000 tuition fee waiver per year
Always Open
Sunway University Jeffrey Cheah Entrance Scholarship - Open to all students registered at Sunway University
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Sunway University Sunway Excellence Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only28-Feb-17
Swinburne DVC Academic Excellence Award - Student must achieve all HD units
- Up to RM2,000 tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Swinburne Sarawak Academic Excellence Award - Students are awarded based on actual results
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
Biasiswa Sarawak Tunku Abdul Rahman- Priority given to Sarawakians
Always Open
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
30-Apr-17
Taylor's University World Class Scholarship- Minimum 8As at SPM for Foundation; ABB at A-Level for Degree
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
14-Apr-17
Taylor's University Community Scholarship- For students who require financial aid
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
22-May-17
Tunku Abdul Rahman Scholarship - Interview required
- Minimum CGPA 3.50 to apply
17-Apr-17
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
1-Apr-17
University of Reading Malaysia High Achievers Scholarship - Up to 30% tuition fee waiver for 1st year students
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
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 WritingAlways Open
UTAR Tan Sri Dr Lim Goh Tong Scholarship - Minimum of 4As for A-Level / STPM or 5As for Australian Matriculation
- For students with financial need only
Always Open
The Star Education Fund 2017- Must excel in extra-curricular activities
- Open to students below the age of 25
30-Mar-17
Petronas Education Sponsorship Programme- Open to students who want to pursue their studies at Universiti Teknologi Petronas or overseas
- Open to students with strong leadership skills and active in extra-curricular activities
22-Mar-17

4) What Do I Do Next?

Are you interested to apply for a scholarship, but not sure how to start? Get in touch with us and one of our counsellors can help you apply and enrol to the course of your choice!

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