Monash High Achiever Award (New Students) – Feb, July & Oct intake

Awarded By: Monash University - Malaysia in Malaysia
Updated on Mar 14, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Mar 14, 2024
Amount: MYR 5,000

Scholarship Overview

Monash High Achiever Award is offered by the Monash University – Malaysia . Monash High Achiever Award is awarded to Bachelors Degree students who can demonstrate excellent academic achievement and the potential to contribute to the university community. This Merit Based scholarship will be given on a semester basis. The scholarship amount can be used for tuition. The maximum scholarship amount a student can get is Malaysian Ringgit 5000 Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship if they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. In this case, they need not submit a separate application for applying to this scholarship. To be eligible for this scholarship students must have appeared for 12th grade. International students seeing to avail this scholarship need to appear for English proficiency tests like TOEFL, IELTS and PTE. Students must submit the following documentation to be considered for the scholarship: Official Transcripts.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business
  • Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Business and Commerce
  • Bachelor of Food Science and Technology
  • Bachelor of Computer Science

The scholarship is applicable for all undergraduate courses except Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine and Bachelor of Pharmacy

  • Master of International Business

The scholarship is also applicable for the following postgraduate programs only:

    • Master of Business Information Systems
    • Master of Communications and Media Studies
    • Master of Professional Counselling
    • Master of Advanced Engineering (Energy and Sustainability)


Scholarship amount details

RM5,000/semester, subject to maintaining satisfactory academic progress. To retain this scholarship, students:

  • Must maintain the maintenance score stated in the offer letter
  • Must enrol a full load of 24 credit points
  • Are not permitted to change course
  • Must complete the course within the normal duration No extensions will be permitted
  • Are not permitted to take on other financial assistance at any point in the studies

Conversion rate used: 1 MYR = Rs. 17.76 (last updated 7th December 2023).

Scholarship amount will be given: Every Semester.

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States Of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Official Transcripts:
    • Documents supporting any application for credit for prior learning
    • Include all official transcripts or academic results from previous studies
    • Copies of the subject syllabuses
    • File format suitable for upload
  • 2 current passport size photographs
  • 1 set of passport copy showing all pages including cover and back page
  • Completed original Health Examination Form
  • Payment of initial fees as per the full offer letter
  • Affidavits confirming identity (for applicants with names spelled differently in the passport, certificates, and other official documents)
  • Details of the courses (title and course code) the applicant intends to apply for
  • Academic transcripts in a file format suitable for upload
  • An official, certified translation for any documents in a language other than English
  • An application for Admission to the University will constitute an application for the scholarship
    • All applications for admission consistent with the eligibility and selection criteria will be considered automatically for the scholarship
    • All successful candidates will be offered the scholarship along with the Offer of Admission to Monash University Malaysia
    • If students are eligible, they will receive notice of the scholarship when they receive their letter of offer
  • To accept the scholarship, students must follow the steps below before the lapse date specified in their letter of offer:
    • Accept the offer to study at Monash University Malaysia, ensuring completion of all relevant forms
    • Complete the Scholarship Acknowledgment Form
    • Submit the forms to:
      Admissions Office
      Monash University Malaysia
      Building 2, Level 1
      Jalan Lagoon Selatan
      47500 Bandar Sunway
      Selangor Darul Ehsan

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of Document Indicates if Required
LOR Required
Essay Required
CV Required
Transcripts Required
Passport Required
Work Experience Required
SOP Required
Financial Statement Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

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Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must possess either of the following certificates:
    • All India Senior School Certificate (AISSC) – 90%
    • Indian School Certificate (ISC) – 85%
    • Senior Secondary School Certificate/ State boards – 95%
  • Prerequisite subject: Mathematics is a formal prerequisite for the Bachelor’s program
  • Prerequisite subject: Mathematics, and at least one of Chemistry or Physics (for all Engineering Courses only)
  • Prerequisite subject: Biology, Mathematics, and Chemistry (for Bachelor of Food Science and Technology)
  • ELP Requirements:
    • TOEFL:
      • Writing score of at least 21
      • Speaking score of at least 18
      • Reading score at least 13
      • Listening score of 12
    • IELTS:
      • With 60 in each individual band
    • PTE:
      • Listening: 50
      • Reading: 50
      • Speaking: 50
      • Writing: 50

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam Requirement
TOEFL Required (Minimum Score: 79)
IELTS Required (Minimum Score: 65)
PTE Required (Minimum Score: 58)
12 Required (Minimum Score: 85%)


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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
To qualify for the award, candidates must have completed the 12th grade.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
LOR, Essay, CV, Transcripts

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time