Digital Animation Scholarships in Malaysia

1) What is Digital Animation?

The process of creating moving animated visuals using computer programmes is the study of Digital Animation.

Many cartoons such as Despicable Me, Jurassic Park & Toy Story rely on Digital Animation to produce the film. Digital Animation degrees are generally 3 years long.

Besides that, Digital Animation allows you to apply your imaginative and creative skills. You’ll also get to work in various creative industries and have an extremely rewarding career!

2) What You Need To Know About Digital Animation Scholarships

  • Scholarships are usually offered by institutions providing the course
  • Most are merit-based with no interview required

3) List of Institutions & Scholarships for Digital Animation

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

Scholarships deadlines for Digital Animation are spread throughout the year. Besides that, some companies that offer scholarships for this course may offer a job to you if your portfolio during your studies are exceptionally good.

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
Tunku Abdul Rahman Scholarship - Interview required
- Minimum CGPA 3.50 to apply
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
UCSI University Trust Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- For new intake students only
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
UCSI University Trust Sports Bursary - Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- For state or national athletes only
The Star Education Fund 2017- Must excel in extra-curricular activities
- Open to students below the age of 25

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