Biasiswa British Council IELTS 2015


Interested in applying for funding to help you achieve your goal of studying in the UK? British Council IELTS scholarship award was launched again this year for Malaysian students. If you are interested and qualified for this scholarship apply now.


The British Council IELTS Scholarships are awarded to high-calibre individuals with motivation to develop their career and who demonstrate the potential to contribute to society what they have gained from their study experience.

IELTS scholars are committed to networking within the IELTS community and sharing their experience with other IELTS candidates. The scholarship enable students to study any chosen course in an undergraduate or postgraduate programme of a higher institution that accepts IELTS as part of its admission requirements.

The deadline to submit your application is on 31st May 2015. Submit your scholarship application before the said deadline.

Grand prizes: Five prizes worth GBP12,000 as tuition fee subsidy for the top five students in the East Asia region

Local prizes:  Five prizes worth RM10,000 as tuition fee subsidy.

East Asia: Hong Kong,/Macau, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam

What are the criteria for this scholarship
The following are the criteria that one must have to apply this scholarship. read them carefully.
a. Currently living in Malaysia
b. Begin undergraduate study in or outside Malaysia in 2015 (academic year)
c. Attend a higher educational institution that accepts IELTS as part of  admission requirements
d. Have taken most recent IELTS test at the British Council
e. Able to provide an acceptance letter from the attending institution by 27 June 2014

How to apply for this scholarship
Follow the 3 simple steps and guidelines below. For more information contact the British Council office through email.
1. Take an IELTS test at the British Council authorised centre and receive scores;
2. Download the application form HERE
3. An original hard copy of your application form should be sent before the closing date to:
IELTS Scholaship
British Council
West Block Ground Flor
Wisma Selangor Dredging 142C Jalan Ampang
50450 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

4. Download the LIST OF BURSARIES AND SCHOLARSHIP for Malaysian.

Selection Process
a. Applicants are initially reviewed against the British Council IELTS Prize eligibility criteria. Both the personal statement and IELTS score will be taken into account.
b. Shortlisted candidates will be required to give a short presentation and be interviewed by a panel of senior managers and external raters from higher education and/or corporate sectors.
c. Five students in Malaysia will each receive RM10,000 as tuition fee subsidy
e. The top student in each country will represent that country to compete for one of the five grand prizes in East Asia
f. A regional panel will name the five grand prize winner based on their previous video-taped interview performance.

Note: For more details and enquiries email to: kualalumpur.exams@britishcouncil.org.my or contact the scholarship provider directly.