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PASS (Putra Alumni Scholarship Scheme)

School of Graduate Studies
Putra Alumni Scholarship Scheme (PASS)

Universiti Putra Malaysia is pleased to announce that a new scholarship, the Putra Alumni Scholarship Scheme (PASS), is now open for application for the academic year of 2017/2018. This scholarship was created to encourage International UPM Alumni and their children to study at the graduate level in UPM as a form of loyalty scheme.

Terms and Conditions

1. Number of scholarships awarded

·         Depending on application quality and funding availability

2. Duration and commencement of Scholarship

·         The scholarship will cover up to 2 years for Master's degree and 3 years for PhD.

·         This scholarship is only open to new student enrolled beginning Second Semester 2016/2017.

·         The offer commences in the Second Semester of 2017/2018.

3. Financial terms of the scholarship

    For UPM Alumni's children:

·         The scholarship covers up to 50 percent (amounting up to RM 20,000.00) of the tuition fees for the duration of study.

   For UPM Alumni:

·         Recipients will be granted a 10 percent tuition fee waive.

4. Eligibility

·         The applicant must hold a Bachelor degree or Master's degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.50;

·         Applicable for programs by research only;

·         The applicant must conduct research in priority areas relevant to UPM/Malaysia;

·         The applicant is not a recipient of any other forms of financial support;

·         The applicant has published at least one article in an academic journal and/or has received strong recommendation from academic institutions (e.g. Vice Chancellor, Dean, Director);

·         Priority will be given to applicants from developing countries in which UPM holds strategic importance;

·         Recipients must graduate on time (GOT) - For UPM Alumni only. 

5. How to apply

·         The application form can be downloaded here.

·         The applicant must identify and communicate with their potential advisor, and submit the application through the advisor;

·         The scholarship application must be submitted together with the admission application before 12 January 2018.

·        The completed application form must be sent to the following address.

School of Graduate Studies
Zone 4 Off Jalan Stadium
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor


        Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nor Azowa 
        Deputy Dean 
        Academic Unit
        School of Graduate Studies 
        Universiti Putra Malaysia
        3400 Serdang, Selangor 

        Tel: +03-8946 4205/4206

         Mrs. Zainaf binti Udin     

         Deputy Registrar
         Dean's Office
         School of Graduate Studies 
         Universiti Putra Malaysia
         43400 Serdang, Selangor 

          Tel: +603-8946 4105














Updated:: 14/05/2018 [azimin]


Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan