Yayasan Sime Darby Undergraduate Scholarship Programme (Indonesia)

Application Dates
Applications Open
1 Mar 2019
Applications Closing
31 Mar 2019
Degrees Accepted

About Yayasan Sime Darby Undergraduate Scholarship Programme (Indonesia)

Yayasan Sime Darby invites qualified Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) or diploma holders from recognised academic institutions to apply for education sponsorships to pursue undergraduate studies at recognised Indonesian universities approved by YSD. 

We are looking for well-rounded Malaysian candidates who have attained excellent academic achievements, demonstrated outstanding leadership qualities as well as devoted time to make an impact to the community through their extra-curricular activities.

Eligibility and Minimum Requirement

Applicants for this programme must fulfill the following requirements:

  1. Malaysian;
  2. Age 25 years or below;
  3. STPM/Diploma (minimum CGPA of at least 3.00); 
  4. Total monthly gross household income of RM10,000 and below;
  5. Active participation in extra-curricular activities, sporting events and community service;
  6. Strong leadership qualities through various leadership positions held in school and societies;
  7. Good communication skills.

Important note: Interested candidates who are in their first year (semester 1 & semester 2) at top local universities are encouraged to apply.

Accepted Fields of Study

Scholarships will be offered to candidates who are inclined to pursue the following fields of study, subject to the university’s admission offer:

Engineering and Sciences related courses:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Agriculture and Plantation related

Note: Scholarships for courses other than those mentioned above are not available.

Accepted Universities (Indonesia)

Below is the list of universities in Indonesia, accepted by YSD, for the scholarship programme:

  • Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITP) 
  • Institut Pertanian Bogor (IPB)

Value Of Scholarship

The full scholarship includes tuition fees, a living allowance, book allowance, computer allowance, shipping allowance, and flight tickets for the beginning and end of studies.

Recipients of scholarships will have the opportunity to undergo a Scholars Development Programme and experience work exposure through internships at Sime Darby Companies i.e. Sime Darby Plantation Berhad, Sime Darby Property Berhad and Sime Darby Berhad.  

Service Bond Period

On completion of studies, scholars will be required to serve Sime Darby Companies for 5 to 6 years, depending on the value of the scholarships.

Scholarship Application

Applications open on 1 March 2019 and close on 31 March 2019.