But before submitting your application, please read carefully the details on how to apply for MARA Scholarship 2016/2017.
The followings are some details about this scholarship offer. You are encouraged to visit MARA Scholarship Official Website to get more info or the best option is to contact them directly.
Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) Scholarship Overview
Majlis Amanah Rakyat is an agency under Malaysia’s Ministry of Rural and Regional Development. Established on the 1st of March 1966, MARA is responsible for encouraging and facilitating social and economic development in the rural areas. Its main objective is to provide assistance to the Bumiputeras (especially in the rural areas) or scholarship for poor student to participate in any commercial and entrepreneurial activities, thus creating a stronger community.
Every year, MARA has offers scholarships for both local and overseas programmes. MARA Student Loans are also being offered to those qualified bumiputera students in Malaysia.
Who should apply:
Students who have the followings you are eligible to apply. Read carefully the below-listed important basic requirements before submitting you application.
- Applicants must be a bumiputera students
- Maintain good academic results and at the same time, are active in co-curricular activities (well-rounded)
- Have good leadership skills and are good at teamwork
- Are hardworking
- Are not suffering from any critical illnesses, eg: Hepatitis, AIDs, HIV etc.
This scholarship/student loans offer is available for the following field of studies only. The list may change from time-to-time.
- Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical)
- Actuarial Science
- Information Technology/ Computer Science/ ICT
- Pure Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
- Economics, Business Administration, Finance
- Islamic Economics, Islamic Business Administration, Islamic Finance
Submit your scholarship application online here at BORANG PERMOHONAN ONLINE BIASISWA MARA 2015/2016
Should you need further information please use the below contact details.
Education Sponsorship Division
3rd Floor, MARA Head Office
21, Jalan Raja Laut
50609 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: 03-2613 2015/ 03-2613 2016
Fax: 03-2691 5854
MARA Student Loan Conversion Online
Good news for those students who were recipients of the MARA open loans and have finished studying in IPTS are required to request for a conversion of loan total within 6 months of graduation.
a. Graduated under the MARA sponsorship
b. Has received the official transcript for Certificate/Diploma/Degree/Masters/PhD and equivalent
Download/Fill the form at MARA Loan Conversion Online.
After submitting the application online, all important documents including the application form and a copy of the official transcript must be delivered or mailed to the headquarters of MARA within 30 days to the following address:
Bahagian Kawalan Kredit
Tingkat 3, Ibu Pejabat MARA
21, Jalan Raja Laut
50609 Kuala Lumpur
Note: This is not MARA official webpage. Please refer to Mara Education Sponsorship Division using the contact details provided above. For more information and up-to-date info, contact MARA Education Sponsorship Division using the contact details above or visit MARA official webpage.