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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 2021

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 University Art And Design Scholarship

Participating Programme

  • Diploma in Graphic & Multimedia Design
  • Diploma in Interior Design
  • BA (Hons) Design Communication
  • BA (Hons) Interior Architecture

Eligibility Criteria

1. For Diploma programme:

  • SPM / O-Level-Pass with minimum 3 credits (including a pass in Art /Technical Drawing / Portfolio)

2. For Degree programme:

  • STPM Average C or CGPA 2.0 (Minimum 2 principals)
  • A-Level Minimum 8 points (Points are calculated based on grades obtained for 2-3 subjects)
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 55
  • Canadian Matriculation 55%
  • Monash University Foundation Year 55%
  • Sunway Foundation in Arts/ Sunway Foundation in Science Technology CGPA 2.0
  • Unified Examination Certificate Maximum 28 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs)
  • International Baccalaureate completed with minimum 24 points (excluding bonus points)

3. Malaysian or International students studying full-time in Sunway University Art and Design programmes.

4. Candidates must submit a portfolio consists of 5 pieces of creative artwork in the category of:

  • Photography
  • Model Making
  • Illustration
  • Drawing
  • Multimedia
  • Video

5. Shortlisted candidates are required to attend creative aptitude test, illustration & interview session scheduled for all students.

6. Awarding of the scholarship is subject to the aptitude test and illustration & interview session.

Scholarship Value

100% tuition fee deduction

Documents Required

1. Scholarship Application Form

2. Attach the certified true copy documents in the following order:-

  • SPM/ O-Level/ STPM/ Pre-University/ IB/ UEC certificates or equivalent
  • Identity Card/Passport
  • All results obtained in school/ college including latest results.
  • School leaving certificates and testimonials.

3. Portfolio consists of 5 pieces of creative artwork in the category of:

  • Photography
  • Model Making
  • Illustration
  • Drawing
  • Multimedia
  • Video

Application Procedure

1. Scholarship Applicant Form can be obtained from:

  • Student LIFE
  • Admission Office
  • Sunway University/ Sunway College Scholarship Website

2. Prepare the supporting documents (original and photocopy) for verification purpose

3. Submit the Scholarship Application Form along with supporting documents to Student LIFE within the stipulated deadline (refer to Scholarship Calendar).

4. Aptitude test and illustration & interview session will take place in March (for March deadline) & August (for August deadline).

5. Only applicants shortlisted for the aptitude test and illustration & interview session will be informed via a phone call followed by an e-mail by mid-March or early of August.

6. Applicants that are not shortlisted will receive an e-mail communication.

Application Deadline


  • 1st March 2021 (for April intake)
  • 15th July 2021 (for August intake)