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Government Of Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) 2023/2024 Scholarship


Do you want to study in a country in Southeast Asia? Then apply for MTCP Scholarship in Malaysia 2023. Eligible candidates should not miss to become a part of this tremendous opportunity, which will help them learn and enrich their knowledge in their area of interest. The Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) aspires to attract a talented pool of candidates from developing nations to Malaysia. In this way, the successful candidates will learn the required skills and abilities that would play their part in the development of their home countries and Malaysia as well.


The MTCP Scholarship is sponsored by the Malaysian government and is dedicated to international students from the developing world to pursue their postgraduate studies in Malaysia, whilst at the same time acquiring the necessary knowledge and skills that could contribute to the development of their home country.

  1. This scholarship covered: a. Tuition Fees b. Other allowances of RM3,500.00 per month which include:

  • Cost of Living Allowance

  • Book Allowance

  • Tools Allowance

  • House Rental Allowance

  • Placement Allowance

  • Thesis Allowance

  • Travel Allowance

  • Practical Training Allowance

  • End of Study Allowance

  • Medical Allowance

  • Insurance Allowance

c. One-off return economy-class airline ticket from student’s closest international airport to Malaysia and back to student’s home country.


Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) Scholarship applicants must COMPLY with the following criteria:

a. Not more than 45 years old at the time of application. b. For the Master’s Degree Programme, applicants should obtain a minimum of Second Class Upper (Honours) or a minimum CGPA of 3.5 or equivalent at the Undergraduate Degree level. c. Proof of English Language Proficiency: i. Scanned copy of the original proof of English Language Proficiency such as IELTS (minimum total score 6) or TOEFL internet-based test (minimum total score of 60); or ii. Has obtained a previous degree(s) with English used as the medium of instruction. d. Has an excellent level of health certified by a doctor/physician. The cost of the medical check-up shall be fully borne by the applicant. e. Applicant must undertake full-time study for postgraduate programmes (Master’s Degree) at the selected Malaysian Universities (Please refer to List of Universities)


30th June 2023

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