Taiwan Scholarships Open for Application (Malaysian Student – UMT)

Warm Greetings from Education Division, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Malaysia.

Our office is pleased to share with your esteemed department about scholarships information which provided respectively by Ministry of Education (MOE) Taiwan.It is our pleasure if your esteemed department could relay the attached scholarships information to Malaysian students and encourage those eligible to apply.

The details are as follow:

1) 2018 Ministry of Education (MOE) Taiwan Scholarship
Eligibility: Malaysian who wants to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies in any university recognized by MOE Taiwan.
Scholarship benefits: Tuition and miscellaneous expenses of NTD 40,000 each semester and monthly stipend NTD 15,000 to NTD 20,000.
Application deadline: March 31, 2018

2) 2018 MOE Huayu Enrichment Scholarship
Eligibility: Malaysian with at least high school graduation who wants to learn mandarin.
Scholarship benefits: Monthly stipend NTD 25,000
Application deadline: March 31, 2018

Please click the link below for all the details and application forms :

Link 1 : MOE Taiwan Scholarship 2018

Link 2 : Huayu Enrichment Scholarship 2018

Should you have any inquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our office at 03-21623228/03-21624439 ext 184 or 185, or email us at malaysia@mail.moe.gov.tw.

Congratulations on achievement!

We are pleased to congratulate CUT ULIZA from Indonesia for being selected as the recipient of UMT ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP 2017. Now, she is doing her Master of Science in Aquaculture and she is the first recepient of this scholarship.

UMT Asean Scholarship is one of the valuable opportunity for any student from Asean countries who plan to further their study at UMT. For those who are interested to get more information, you may visit the official IC website here, http://ic.umt.edu.my/?page_id=807

Grab this valuable opportunity now!!

Thank you.

Dr. AlWadi Participated in the (GECS 2017)


Our UMT student Dr. Belal Mahmoud AlWadi participated as a speaker in the Global Entrepreneurship Community Summit 2017 sessions. The (GECS 2017) which was held under the patronage of Prime Minister Dato ‘Sri Mohd Najib Bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak and the presence of entrepreneurs from around the world. Then, He met with the Jordan Ambassador in Malaysia.

AlWadi which is represented the Arab countries and the Arab students at Malaysia universities in this summit, He is continuing his second Ph.D. Degree in Management at PPPPM. Also, he working now as the CEO of Jordanian Society for Business Entrepreneurship, Lecturer|Trainer|Public Speaker, and Consultant@UNFPA –UN.

Mobility Students from Kagoshima University

Dear students,
We would like to wish all the best for your future undertakings. Thank you for choosing UMT as your mobility experience. We hope that you do not regret to come again to UMT.


Letter of Intent (LoI)


Letter of Intent (LoI) Signing Between Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia And Benevolent Fund For Outstanding Students, Yemen
This ceremony is a part of friendly cooperation and mutual interest in international academic cooperation between the two organizations

#Flying the Malaysian Flag High

A total of 33 out of the Malaysian delegation (from University Malaysia Terengganu, University Malaysia Perlis, UiTM Pulau Pinang, and several secondary schools from Penang) participated in the European Exhibition of Creativity and Innovation (EUROINVENT) – 9th edition and the International Conference on Innovative Research which was held from 25-27 may 2017 in lasi, Romania. Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nor Aieni Hj. Mokhtar, Vice-Chancellor of UMT has been invited as them “Ambassador of Innovation” at the same event. Malaysia had won 3 gold and 1 silver medals at the exhibition. The EUROINVENT 2018 scheduled to be held on 17-18 May 2018. 



01 DECEMBER 2016


The Home Ministry (KDN) has issued procedures for International Student Admission to Institutions of Higher Education dated May 6, 2016 (Ruj. Kami: KDN(S): IM 100/855/1 KLT.55) in which it was agreed that students who will enroll for Mobility Programmes in Institutions of Higher Education in Malaysia is required to submit through EMGS. As directed by the Department of Higher Education (JPT) on November 24, 2016 (Ruj. Kami: JPT(BEM) 1000/013/02/01 Jld.2 (14) ) EMGS has enhanced the STARS system to enable institutes to register foreign students who intend to enroll for mobility programs.
Effective 01 December 2016, all students intending to enroll in mobility programs will be required to apply through EMGS.

o This facility is only applicable for the following type of Institutions
 Public Universities; and
 Private Institution of Higher Learning (IPTS) with a “University” title including Institutions of Foreign Campus that has attained the Certificate of Registration. The approval to offer programmes and the approval to recruit International Students from KDN which are still valid. Refer to the attachment for a list of all institutions.
o In order to be eligible, the foreign student must be enrolled as a full-time student in an overseas university which is registered by the governing body in its country of operation. The student will be required to show proof of this by providing either a letter from the overseas university, or a copy of their student matriculation card certified by the overseas university.
• All mobility programmes should not exceed 12 months.
• International students will have the option to apply for mobility programmes through the EMGS website after receiving an offer letter from the Institution of Higher Education for an approved mobility programme.
• Dependent passes will not be issued for the families of students who enrol in mobility programmes.

An additional form will be enabled in STARS for the institutions to make the applications for mobility students. The Student Pass Application Form (IM14m) for Mobility form in STARS will be used to apply for programmes more than 3 months but not exceeding 12 months.
• In order to apply for a mobility programme the institutions will be required to submit all the supporting documents for a Visa Approval Letter (VAL) application. Please refer to the attached checklist.
This application will be managed similar to Visa Approval Letter (VAL) process. A VAL will be issued and a student pass will be endorsed in the passport after their arrival in Malaysia.
The student pass issued will be in accordance with the selected programme depending on the programme duration.
• Insurance:
All students are required to obtain a valid insurance policy in Malaysia.
Students can obtain insurance policies available which are available through EMGS STARS system or through their educational institution.
• Medical Screening:
The requirement for pre-arrival medical screening will remain as per the current student pass application process. Mobility students who are citizens of the 14 countries that are listed below are exempted from pre-arrival medical screening in accordance with the conditions and requirement stated in Surat Makluman KPT bil. JPT(BEM)1000/016/046Jld.6(25) dated 30 June 2016. The countries are United Kingdom, Japan , USA, Australia, South Korea, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and

In place of the Medical Examination Report, students from the above countries will be required to submit a declaration of their health status. Refer to the attached template for your reference: it may also be downloaded from STARS.
• All students will be required to attend a medical screening once they have arrived in Malaysia. Any students who fail this medical screening will not be issued with a student pass and will be required to leave the country.
• iKad:
iKad will be issued for ALL mobility students who have received a student pass.


o Institutions are required to register their mobility programmes with EMGS prior to making an application in STARS. To register, please use the attached excel form to submit the mobility programme details to EMGS. An official letter from the University Senate, Chancellor, Vice Chancellor, or CEO to support the list of mobility programmes must be attached when submitting the form to EMGS.
o Please send the completed registration documents (programme details, and supporting letter) to enquiry@emgs.com.my.

Education Malaysia Global Services
01 December 2016




UMT-CVASU International Internship Programme at School of Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences (PPSPA)

UMT CVASU International Internship 2016

A group of 35 students and one lecturer from Faculty of Fisheries, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh is currently visiting Universiti Malaysia Terengganu for International Internship Programme at School of Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences (PPSPA) from 07 November to 05 December, 2016. An Orientation Ceremony has been organized on 08 November, 2016. Prof. Mazlan B. Abd. Ghaffar, Dean, PPSPA and Dr. Ahmad Faisal Bin Mohamad Ayob, Director, International Centre has welcomed the Internship Students to Universiti Malaysia Terengganu. During the ceremony, students has received the Student Card (Matric Card) from Dean, PPSPA. University Medical Center and Safety briefing. Finally, Prof. Najiah Bt. Musa, Deputy Dean, PPSPA introduced the Internship Programme, Course Coordinators, Lecturers and Staffs to the students.

UMT Mobility Programme: Academic Mobility Exchange for Undergraduate at Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia

Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia

It is a great pleasure to inform you about international programs at Universitas Airlangga. Those programs are:

 A. Academic Mobility Exchange for Undergraduate at Airlangga (AMERTA) is an international program offered by Universitas Airlangga (Indonesia) for international students who interested in Indonesian studies through social, health and natural sciences.
  • Program duration: 1 semester
  • Commencement: Semester 1 will commence on 5 September 2016 until 14 January 2017.
  • Opens for 35 international students.
  • Application is due for 15 June 2016.
  • Tuition fee WAIVED
  • Partial scholarship is provided, total for IDR 6 million for 6 months
  • Credit transferable: minimum 3 courses and a Bahasa Indonesia class

B. Airlangga Summer Program (ASP) is open for international students who are interested Indonesian traditional medicine or herbal medicine and Indonesian Language and Cultures.

  • Program duration is 2 weeks, from 25 July to 5 August 2016.
  • Opens for 40 international students
  • Application is due for 2 May 2016
  • Program Fee: USD 500/person
  • FREE cultural trip to Bromo National Park
  • Credit transferable: 8 credits in total
    • Indonesian Traditional Medicine : 4 credits
    • Indonesian Language and Culture : 4 credits

C. Community Empowerment Program at Universitas Airlangga (CERIA) is a community volunteering program from international students at a rural area in East Java Region. Designed to empower the society, It is intended for international students  to learn and work hand-in-hand with the local students to empower disadvantaged societies.

  • Program Duration: 3-4 weeks
  • The Program runs twice a year, for January and July Deployment, also open for special session with minimum 20 participants
  • Application are due for every 1 November and 1 May
  • Credit transferable: 6 credits
  • Program Fee: USD 300, which covers accommodation and meals
D. Tailor-made/customized program
We offer customized/tailor-made program based on your interest and need which can be accommodated by our faculties, such as Global Health Program with University of Rhodes Island, U.S. You can find the details of the program HERE.