5 Full Scholarship at Master and Ph.D. levels from Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT)

Warm Greeting from Universiti Malaysia Terengganu,

We are pleased to share an announcement that the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT) of I.R. of Iran has agreed to award 5 full scholarships at Master and Ph.D. levels for students from ASAIHL member institution within the framework of collaboration between Iran and ASAIHL.

All applicants can apply through the following link which has all the information and the procedure for the submission of the application forms: http://iranscea.com/en/study-in-iran/

The Ministry of Science, Research And Technology (MRST) of I.R. of Iran has also agreed to award 15 partial scholarships for current Ph.D. students from ASAIHL member institutions within the framework of collaboration between Iran and ASAIHL. This partial scholarship is referred to as “PhD student’s mobility” and MSRT will provide accommodation, medical insurance and monthly allowance for conducting research in Iran between 3 to 6 months.

Please submit your candidates to office of Scientific Counsellor of Iran in East Asia at the address:

Dr. Abbas Ghanbari Baghestan

Scientific Counsellor & Director of Iranian Students in East Asia.

Embassy of I.R. of Iran in Malaysia

C-19-3A, KL Trillion, Jalan Tune Razak, 50400 KL, Malaysia www.iranscea.com


For any additional inquiry, you may contact the above office through +60 3271 09162 or info@iranscea.com


TUMS ASAIHL Award for top researchers in medical fields from Tehran University of Medical Science (TUMS)

Warm Greeting from Universiti Malaysia Terengganu,

We are pleased to share an announcement of the TUMS ASAIHL Award for top researchers in medical fields from Tehran University of Medical Science (TUMS) which is worth about $5000.

The award shall be given to research work which has led to significant advances in the fields of health care and scientific research with demonstrated translational benefits applied to improved patient care, specifically but not limited to the most outstanding recent contribution related to the cause, prevention or treatment of cancer, chronic diseases, cardiovascular diseases and musculoskeletal disorders.

Evaluation Metrics

The evaluation would be on a scale of 100 points.

  1. The research done cooperatively by the ASAIHL member universities’ researchers (10 points).
  2. Research projects which have received funding from international organizations (20 points).
  3. Researcher/researchers’ H-index based on Scopus data. (10 points).
  4. Number of papers derived from the research. (10 points).
  5. Number of citations of papers derived from the research. (10 points).
  6. The university professors’ academic degree (10 points).
  7. Researchers who have published their work in one of the TUMS Journals (10 points).
  8. Researcher who have had any educational or research cooperation with TUMS such as conducting joint research projects, presenting papers in the conference held by TUMS etc. (10 points).
  9. Researcher or professors who have accepted a TUMS student through short courses at their home universities (10 points).

Please send the completed the TUMS Award Application Form through this link:


TUMS ASAIHL Award Application Form

Targan Management Systems – http:/targan.ir

TUMS is the oldest and most well-known medical center in Iran.

For additional information, please contact Prof. Dr. Azadeh Shadmehr, Vice Dean for International affairs of School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, shadmehr@tums.ac.ir Tel:(9821)77528468.


The 8th International Conference on Postgraduate Education 2018 (ICPE-8)

Warm Greeting from Universiti Malaysia Terengganu,

Our office are pleased to share with your esteemed department about the invitation to the 8th International Conference on Postgraduate Education 2018, which will be held on 12th – 13th November 2018 at INOS/AKUATROP Research Complex, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia with theme : Postgraduate Education and Research towards IR4.0

The biannual ICPE series is organised by Malaysia Dean of Graduate Studies Council (Majlis Dekan Pengajian Siswazah – MDPS), Malaysia Public University on a rotation basis with the financial support from Ministry of Higher Education. This year, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu and Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin was given opportunity and entrusted to co-organise ICPE-8.

The conference provides the best avenue for in-depth discussions and deliberations in an effort to enhance the quality of postgraduate education in Malaysia through the following objectives:

  1. To inculcate a research culture amongst local and foreign postgraduates in  communicating research findings, sharing experiences, and giving constructive and expert feedbacks for the advancement of  scientific research,
  2. To create local and international networking opportunities for local and foreign postgraduates through research presentations and discussions,
  3. To provide a platform for Higher Education management and administrators to deliberate on matters pertinent to the success and progress of graduate studies,
  4. To provide opportunities for promotional activities on postgraduate programmes offered by local and foreign higher education institutions.


The topics to be covered include but not limited to:

1.    Engineering and Technology

  •  Engineering,
    •    Renewable Energy,
    •    Nanotechnology,
    •    Chemical Technology,
    •    Environmental Technology and Management,
    •    Maritime Technology,
    •    Computer Science,
    •    Mathematical Sciences, and
    •    Any subfield related to Engineering and Technology
  1.  Applied Sciences
  •  Life Sciences,
    •    Physical Sciences,
    •    Marine Science and Oceanography,
    •    Agriculture and Forestry,
    •    Fisheries and Aquaculture,
    •    Material Science, and
    •    Any subfield related to Applied Sciences
  1.  Social Sciences
  •  Humanities,
    •    Social Sciences,
    •    Economics,
    •    Business and Administration,
    •    Social Work and Counselling,
    •    Maritime Studies,
    •    Education, and
    •    Any subfield related to Social Sciences


200 papers are expected to be received and the papers will be published in conference proceeding. High quality paper will be selected to be published in Scopus Indexed Journal (Journal of Sustainability Science and Management). This is going to bring a high impact to the conference and hence a large volume of participants is more likely.


Registration and submission of Full Paper must be done electronically through the online submission system.

Click on the “Registration” menu to create ConfBay Account and proceed for conference registration by logging in the system.

Click on “Online Submission” menu to submit your full paper. Submission Template / Format – Strictly follow the template which can be downloaded from the conference website.

For more information, please visit the official website for this program provided below:



Invitation to International Week 2018

Greeting to all,

We are pleased to inform that, the International Center will be organizing International Week 2018 in conjunction with World Ocean Week (WOW) 2018 on 11 and 12 May 2018. This year the theme is “Ocean and Wave”, with various events planned throughout International Week 2018 @ WOW UMT 2018.



Programme Malaysia Folk Games
Date 11 May 2018 (Friday)
Time 3.00 – 6.30 p.m.
Venue Dapo Pata
Programme details Please come and join us during this day. This is the opportunity to mingle around with our local community and invitation universities (Unisza, UMK & UMP) and get to know them. Listed below are the Malaysian Traditional Games for this sport day:

a)   Tarik Tali (Tug of War)

Terms of participation:

·         Open to men only

·         Open to 3 teams (mixed – local & international)

·         2 person local,  4 person international

b)   Lari dalam Guni (Sack Race)

Terms of participation:

·         Open to men and women

·         Open to 3 teams (Mixed – local & international)

·         2 person local, 2 person international

c)   Bowling Kelapa (Coconut Bowling)

Terms of participation:

·         Open to men and women

·         Open to 5 teams (Mixed – local & international)

·         2 person local, 4 person international

d)   Tarik Upih (Pulling the coconut fronds/areca nut fronds)

Terms of participation:

·         Open to men and women

·         Open to 3 teams (Mixed – local & international)

·         2 person local, 4 person international)


*The player (those are participate in the game will be given the food coupon for International Food Carnival). So, please grab this opportunity!




Programme International Gala Night
Date 11 May 2018
Time 8.30 – 11.00 p.m.
Venue Dapo Pata
Programme details This event is open to all campus community to attend. The international community will share their cultural performance as well as the local students.


There will be the Best Traditional Dress for international community (male & female) and Best Costume, theme (Ocean & Wave) for local community (male & female) and lucky draws for audience as well!!! So, please wear your best costume and traditional outfit during this event.


Programme International Language Day & International Food Carnival
Date 12 May 2018
Time 9.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. │10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Venue Dewan Sultan Mizan
Programme details The international staff and students will share their language and culture during the Language Day & Food Carnival. There will be lots of activities such games, competition and learn the language from native speaker/country.


*Terms of participation (Language Booth):

·         10 booth will be opened  (by countries)

·         RM 50 provided by IC for decoration of booth

·         First come first serve for basis apply for book the booth (All the Language Club are invited)

*Terms of participation (Food Carnival):

·         10 booth will be opened (by countries)

·         RM 400 provided by IC for the capital

·         First come first serve for basis apply for book the booth

The first 200 visitors will be given food coupon for International Food Carnival!


The visitor also need to vote for the Superb Stall, Popular Stall, Five Star Stall and Creative Stall.


*Attention to students, all of the programme are been provided with merit My Star. So, please come and join us for all of these events! More fun, more cultural & more existing!!


We look forward to seeing all of you there. Hope that you will have a great time joining UMT International Week 2018 this year. More fun, more cultural, more local involvement.

*Transportation have been provided based on the schedule prepared by INOS for the event on 11 May 2018 (Dapo Pata).


***For the participation in any activities please do notify by clicking on the links below:

  1. Malaysia Folk Games



2. International Gala Night



3. International Language Booth



4. International Food Carnival



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