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Scholarship Terms and Conditions

Before submit the scholarship application, please ensure that you are aware of:

  1. Type of Scholarship that you would like to apply
  2. Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

Scholarships Brochure 2022

Online Scholarship Application

Please note that the ACTUAL RESULTS for student with IGCSE qualification that we refer to is the Statement of Results or the final Certificate issued by the following examination board:

  • Cambridge Assessment International Examination (CAIE)
  • AQA
  • Pearson

Therefore, please note that online/statement of results stated as ‘Provisional Results Information’ will NOT be accepted for scholarship application.

We understand that some schools will only be receiving the Statement of Results/Certificate 2-3 months later. Your respective school will contact you to collect the Statement of Results/Certificate when it is ready. That is fine as our deadline policy is ‘2 weeks from the release of the actual results’.

Therefore, you have 2 weeks from the time you receive the Statement of Results/Certificate to submit your scholarship application to Scholarship Unit.

Sunway Music Scholarship

  • BA (Hons) Music Performance
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Contemporary Music (Audio Technology)

1. Malaysian or international students studying full-time in Sunway University undergraduate music degree programmes

2. Candidate with relevant background as below may apply:

  • Music background (minimum Grade 6 or equivalent or played in the school bands) that falls under these categories:-
    • String Instruments (piano, violin, viola, cello, double bass etc)
    • Wind Instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone etc)
    • Brass Instruments (trumpet, trombone, horn, tuba etc)
    • Percussion Instruments (timpani, xylophone, marimba etc)
  • Vocal background or joined the school choir

50% - 75% tuition fee deduction

Attach the certified true copy document(s) for the Online Scholarship Application:
  • SPM/STPM/Diploma/Foundation/Matriculation certificate and relevant documents
  • Identity Card
  • Music certificates or other relevant documents
  • Video clip of music category applied

  1. Complete the Online Scholarship Application Form, with the required supporting documents:
  2. Shortlisting criteria:-
    • Submit a video clip of music category applied. The video clip can be recorded with handphone/camera/video camera. It does not need to be professionally done.
    • Upload the video to Youtube and Upload the video to Youtube and submit the link via Online Scholarship Application
    • For instrument - If you play more than one instrument (e.g. piano & violin), submit the video clip for both instruments.
    • The selected song needs to be on par with your grade level e.g. if you are a Grade 8 violinist, please choose a song that is at Grade 8 level. Exam pieces are not advisable.
    • For vocal - You may submit one song in any language of your choice. It has to be with accompaniment.
    • Scholarship selection audition and interview will take place in Early-April and end-August.
    • Only applicants shortlisted for anaudition and interview will be informed via a phone call followed by an e-mail.
    • Applicants that are not shortlisted will receive an e-mail communication.

  • 15th March 2023 (for April intake)
  • 7th August 2023 (for September intake)


  1. Applicant can be Malaysian or International citizen.
  2. Please refer to the General Terms & Conditions that apply to all scholarships:
  3. The disbursement of the Scholarship will be implemented in the 1st semester of the programme.
  4. Scholars must perform at least 3 scheduled performances per year with music groups in the School of Arts.
  5. The continuity is reviewed on yearly basis subject to meeting the terms set by the institution:-
    a)Scholar must maintain an overall average of CGPA 3.00 in academic grade
    b)Scholar must demonstrate leadership in the assigned ensemble(s)
  6. To renew, scholars are required to reapply for the continuation of the scholarship through iZone on a yearly basis.