MARA TERTIARY EDUCATION SPONSORSHIP PROGRAMME (TESP 2020)

The Tertiary Education Programme is a form of convertible loan under Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) for STPM 2019 leavers and Matriculation/Foundation/Diploma (or equivalent) 2019 holders who have received an offer to pursue an undergraduate degree in a selected field at a a selected higher education institution for the year 2020 intake. Students who are currently enrolled may also apply.

  • BSc (Hons) in Accounting and Finance
  • Bachelor of Information Systems (Honours) (Data Analytics)
  • BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Computer Networking and Security)
 

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Malaysian.
  • Applicant and either one parents is Bumiputera.
  • Meet the family Sosio Economy Status (SES) eligibility requirements set by MARA.
  • Parents total taxable income is not more than RM180,000 a year. If parents are self-employed or work at oversea, their average gross income must be less than RM 15,000 per month
  • Parents/Guardians and applicant are not blacklisted by MARA.
  • Applicant do not receive any financial support/sponsorship from any agency for current study programme (double sponsor).
  • Sponsorship is not given to applicant taking same programme level.
  • Free from any chronic/ contagious disease/ disease that require follow-up treatment.
  • Applicant age limit should not exceed 40 years old at the time of application

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

New Student

  • Obtain CGPA > 3.0 in Asasi/ Matriculation/ Persediaan/ STPM and equivalent.

Existing Student

  • Obtain CGPA > 3.0 in previous semester; AND • Their balance study is not less than a year.

Others

  • Pass SPM with credit Bahasa Melayu.
  • Academic requirement for medicine, dentistry and pharmacy programme must be meet the criteria set by professional board.

The application is open online at http://www.mara.gov.my from 6th July 2020 until 10th July 2020. Candidates should ensure complete information has been completed. Candidates are not required to print and submit any documents to MARA until further notice. This sponsorship offer will be published via MARA website at http://www.mara.gov.my

Successful applicants will be informed through e-mail.

If false information given by the applicant, MARA reserves the right to terminate or withdraw the loan offer.

  • Application must be made online thru MARA Portal via: www.mara.gov.my starting 27th August 2020 until 13th November 2020.
  • Applicant must meet the general requirements and academic requirements.
  • If false information given by the applicant, MARA reserves the right to terminate or withdraw the loan offer.

Any questions regarding programmes and technical problems can be made by calling these numbers, 03-2613 2051/2059/2067/2069/2070/2106 from 9.00 a.m. to 4.30 pm (working days) or to submit enquiries via email to tesp@mara.gov.my.