HWUM 5th Anniversary Scholarship

We are pleased to present, in conjunction with Heriot-Watt University Malaysia's 5th Anniversary - a special scholarship for high achievers offering fee waivers of between 50% to 100%. Find out more.

Scholarships

We offer a range of Scholarships including High Achiever's Scholarships, Financial Hardship Scholarships and our Inaugural Undergraduate Scholarships on new programmes for 2017.

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Foundation High Achiever's Scholarship (HAS)
Results Fee Waiver
SPM 7-8 A’s 25% off total tuition fee
SPM 9-10 A’s 30% off total tuition fee
SPM 11-12 A’s 35% off total tuition fee
O Levels 7-8 A’s 25% off total tuition fee
O Levels 9-10 A’s 30% off total tuition fee
O Levels 11-12 A’s 35% off total tuition fee

*Students who maintain Grade A/70% average in Foundation are awarded with a 35% scholarship when progressing into undergraduate study. 

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Undergraduate High Achiever's Scholarship (HAS)
Results Fee Waiver
A levels AAB / STPM AAB / UEC 6A /
IB 32 pts / CPU 85% / ATAR 85% / SMA 3 – Average 8.5
20% off first year tuition fee
UEC 7A / SMA 3 – Average 9.0 25% off first year tuition fee
A levels AAA / STPM AAA /
IB 37 pts / CPU 90% / ATAR 90% / SMA 3 – Average 9.5
30% off first year tuition fee
Foundation Excellence Award
(‘A’ average on the HWUM Foundation Programme)
35% off first year tuition fee

*Students and non-scholarship holders who maintain Grade A/70% average in undergraduate study will be awarded with a 35% scholarship during progressing into following year of the undergraduate study

Download full details of our Scholarship Schemes:

Malaysian Students

International Students

We also offer the following discounts:

Financial Hardship Scholarships

For students eligible for HAS only.

Scholarships with a fee waiver of 50% or 100% off total tuition fees are available for high achieving students who have proof of financial hardship. The scholarships are available for students pursuing both Foundation and Undergraduate studies.

Students applying for the scholarship should have the following before going through an interview for a panel assessment:

  • Excellent academic results (min. eligible for HAS)
  • Proof of financial hardship
Deadlines for Financial Hardship Scholarship Applications
Intake Financial Hardship Application Deadline
April (Foundation only) N/A
July (Foundation only) 12 June 2017
September (Undergraduate only) 07 August 2017

Heriot-Watt Alumni Waiver

(For Postgraduate Studies only)

A fee waiver of 20% is granted to alumni of Heriot-Watt University who register for postgraduate programmes of study at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia. This discount does not apply to the MBA programme and is awarded on receipt of documentary evidence of an undergraduate or postgraduate award from Heriot-Watt University.

Family Discount

(For Foundation, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Studies)

A discount of 10% is granted to children and/or spouse of a Heriot-Watt University alumni who register for a programme of study at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia. This discount is also granted to siblings of currently registered students of Heriot-Watt University Malaysia who register for a programme of study at the University. This discount does not apply to the MBA programme and is awarded on receipt of documentary evidence proving the relationship of the registered applicant and the alumnus or student.

MBA Scholarship Scheme

A maximum of 5 scholarships of up to RM100,000 is available each academic year for students accepted to the part-time MBA programme at our Putrajaya campus.

These are awarded at the discretion of the Scholarships Committee on the basis of prior academic achievement, financial hardship, and the use to which the qualification will be put by the scholar.

Scholarship applications can only be made once a formal application to the part-time programme has been received and an unconditional offer has been issued by the Edinburgh Business School Admissions Office.

Scholarship applications are considered for the September and January intakes of each year and applications should reach the Edinburgh Business School no later than 30 June and 15 October for each respective intake.

Applicants wishing to take advantage of the scholarship scheme are encouraged to submit their application to the part-time programme well in advance of the scholarship application deadlines.