University of Birmingham / Taylor’s Outstanding Achievement Scholarships

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences
Type of Award
External, University
Deadline for applying
Closed 15/06/2018 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce two scholarship awards of £3000 for Malaysian students applying for entry to an undergraduate programme at the Birmingham campus starting September 2018.

These are joint awards with our local representatives, University Placement Services, Taylor’s International Alliance Network (TIAN), and will be awarded to the highest performing students starting their University of Birmingham programme in 2018/19.

Value of Award

The scholarship award is for £3000 towards tuition fees for the first year only of a full time undergraduate degree programme at the University of Birmingham UK campus, starting September 2018.

Eligibility Criteria

Please note that students already registered and studying on a programme at the University of Birmingham in the UK, and students applying for MBChB Medicine and Surgery or BDS Dental Surgery are not eligible for this scholarship.

Students who are applying for government scholarships are still able to apply for our awards but if the student does receive full government scholarship or alternative scholarship award then they are no longer eligible for this scholarship.

In order to be eligible, candidates must:

  • Have received an offer and selected the University of Birmingham as their firm choice for a full time undergraduate programme starting September 2018. The student must be entering the first year of an undergraduate programme based at the Birmingham UK campus.
  • Be completing their studies at Taylor’s College in 2017/18 academic year.
  • Be on track to meet or exceed the academic conditions of their offer to the programme.
  • Be classed as Malaysia domiciled and a Malaysian national.
  • Be classed by the University as an overseas fee payer for tuition fee purposes and be able to pay the outstanding tuition fees not covered by the scholarship.
  • Have sufficient funds to cover the full cost of living at the University of Birmingham, plus any visa/travel expenses associated with studying in the UK.
  • Start their studies at the University in September 2018 (the scholarship award may not be deferred).
  • Be registered with, and have their undergraduate study application attached to our local representatives - University Placement Services, TIAN.
  • Accept an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with University Placement Services, TIAN by Friday 15 June 2018.

How to Apply

To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with University Placement Services, TIAN by 15 June 2018. Selection for the award will be based on academic performance and the students who are deemed the highest performers in A-Level, CPU, IB or SAM programmes. Students will be shortlisted for interviews which are to be held in July 2018 (date TBC) in Kuala Lumpur.  The scholarships will be announced shortly after interview.

For further information please contact our local representatives:

  • University Placement Services, Taylor’s College Subang Jaya, No 1, Jalan SS15/8, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
    Tel: 03 5636 2641       
  • University Placement Services, Taylor’s College Sri Hartamas Campus, No 62, Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
    Tel: 03 6203 0168