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
Sun-MAPCU Education Fund - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Must be active in co-curricular activites
Always Open
Kuok Foundation Berhad Scholarship - Up to RM15,000 study grant per annum
- Interview required
31-Mar-17
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
Yayasan Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng Scholarship - Up to RM200,000 tuition fee waiver
- Open to students who have obtained admission into the first or second year of undergraduate study
- Willing to serve the IOI Group for a specified period upon graduation
31-Jul-17
Shell Malaysia Scholarship - Must have active participation in extra-curricular activities28-Feb-17
Hong Leong Foundation Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only1-Jun-17
Maybank Foundation Scholarship Award - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Scholarship includes living allowances
- Willing to serve the Maybank for a specified period upon graduation
20-Mar-17
Tunku Abdul Rahman Scholarship - Interview required
- Minimum CGPA 3.50 to apply
17-Apr-17
APU Merit Scholarship 2017 - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- First-come-first-served basis
10-May-17
AIMST University Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver for students who pursue their foundation studies and continue their degree studies in AIMSTAlways Open
HELP Distinction Award (Business) - Up to RM16,800 tuition fee waiver
- Partial scholarship up to RM8,280 for continuing students
Always Open
HELP Distinction Award - Up to RM16,940 tuition fee waiver
- Partial scholarship up to RM9,680 for continuing students
Always Open
INTI-Laureate Merit Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
INTI Leadership X-cellence Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Must have strong record of leadership and participate in extra-curricular activities
- Student must show proof of financial need
- Interview required
Always Open
INTI Sports X-cellence Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Open to state or national players of any sport
- Interview required
Always Open
INTI Tertiary Scholarship - Up to RM12,000 tuition fee waiver per yearAlways Open
INTI Chairman Award - Up to 20% tuition fee waiver
- Only for Bumiputera Malaysians
Always Open
Teo Soo Pin Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
30-Apr-17
30-Aug-17
KDU Driving Dreams Scholarship - Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
- For students who have outstanding sports achievement at state and national levels
30-Apr-17
30-Aug-17
KDU High Achievers Tertiary Scholarship - Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
30-Apr-17
30-Aug-17
KDU Vice Chancellor Scholarship - 50% tuition fee waiver on subsequent semesters
- Current students who achieve CGPA greater than or equivalent to 3.75 score after one year of study in KDU
30-Jul-17
KDU Merit Award - RM2,000 tuition fee waiver in subsequent semester
- Awarded to existing KDU students who have accumulated a minimum CGPA of 3.75 in the latest semester
30-Jul-17
Sunway University College Jeffrey Cheah Entrance Scholarship (Degree) - Up to RM11,000 tuition fee waiver a year2 weeks after the commencement date of programme
Sunway University College Jeffrey Cheah Continuing Scholarship - Up to RM16,000 tuition fee waiver a year
- Offered to Sunway students progressing to undergraduate programmes in Sunway University
2 weeks after the commencement date of programme
The Chancellors Scholarship of Sunway University & Lancaster University - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Includes a 2 weeks visit to Lancaster Universty, UK
1-Aug-17
Sunway University Sunway Excellence Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver28-Feb-17
01-Aug-17
Sunway University Jeffrey Cheah Foundation Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Includes general fees as well (except refundable deposit)
31-Mar-17
Sunway University Sports Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
28-Feb-17
31-May-17
29-Sep-17
Sunway Music Talent Scholarship - Must have background in music (Minimum Grade 6 or played in school band)
- Must submit video clip
- Audition required
28-Feb-2017
31-May-2017
29-Sep-2017
Sunway Education Group-Elena Cooke Education Fund - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Accommodation at Sunway's apartment hostel included
- Book purchases and monthly allowance included
Always Open
Sunway University CIS-ECA Scholarship - Up to RM20,000 tuition fee waiver
- Open to UEC candidates in 2016
- Obtain excellent results in the Senior Middle III (UEC)
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
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
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 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
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
UTAR Tan Sri Dr Lim Goh Tong Scholarship - Minimum of 4As for A-Level / STPM or 5As for Australian Matriculation
- For students with financial needs only
Always Open
UTAR UEC Scholarship - Minimum of 5Bs in UEC
- Active participation in extra-curricular activites
12-May-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
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
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
Biasiswa Sarawak Tunku Abdul Rahman- Priority given to Sarawakians
Always Open
Yayasan Sime Darby Pre-University Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Students are bonded to the organisation upon graduation
31-Mar-17
Bank Negara Malaysia Kijang Scholarships - Open to straight A+ SPM students only22-Mar-17
Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme - Minimum of 8As in SPM
- Interview required
- Students will be bonded upon graduation
31-Mar-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
Daikin Malaysia Scholarship Program - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
- Students will be bonded to the organisation upon graduation
Always 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
Nottingham Dean's Excellence Scholarship - Up to 25% tuition fee waiver
- Awarded to top achieving students at the end of each academic year
Always Open
BAC Merit Scholarship 2017 - Up to RM15,000 tuition fee waiverAlways Open
Yayasan Bank Rakyat Scholarship - Open to underprivileged Malaysians only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
1-May-17
Astro 2017 Scholarship Award - Willing to serve the Astro Group for a specified period upon graduation
3-May-17
Great Eastern Supremacy Scholarship Award 2017 - Up to RM25,000 tuition fee waiver per year
- Willing to serve the Great Eastern Group for a specified period upon graduation
31-Mar-17
MAHSA University Haji Abdullah Academic Excellence Scholarship - Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
- Open to students with financial constraints
31-Jul-17
First City UC Merit Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
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
Monash Equity Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Allowance given for accommodation as well
- Interview required
23-Jun-17
Monash High Achiever Award - Up to RM5,000 waiver per semester
- Students must maintain satisfactory academic progress
14-Jul-17
MAHSA Special Scholarship (Business)- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Scholarship cannot be combined with any other scholarship schemes and is only applicable in the final year
- Award of scholarships will be based on actual results only
31-Oct-17
MAHSA Sports Scholarship- Up to RM4,000 tuition fee waiver
- Scholarship only applicable in the final year
31-Oct-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!