The Khazanah Asia Scholarship in Collaboration with Ancora Foundation
The Ancora-Khazanah Asia Scholarship is a collaboration between the Ancora Foundation and Yayasan Khazanah to allow Indonesians to pursue a four-year undergraduate education at leading Malaysian universities.
This programme supports Yayasan Khazanah’s objective to develop future business and industry leaders in the region. It further provides a means for Khazanah and its group of companies to contribute towards the social development of the countries it has operational interests, especially Indonesia.
It seeks candidates with an excellent academic record and rigor in extra curricular activity. It is a highly competitive process. Since 2009, five candidates were selected from a field of around 800 applicants. They have several universities to choose from. These include Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Universiti Multimedia, Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Universiti Malaya and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).
Applicants should (a) not exceed 18 years of age as the enrolment date for the foundation studies; (b) have completed Sekolah Menengah Atas 3 (SMA XII) and obtained average points of 8.5 in the Ujian Akhir Nasional by September 2016 or obtained a minimum of 3As & 1B for A-Levels or a minimum CGPA 3.50/4.00 or ‘A’ grade average or equivalent for a pre-university or matriculation programme; (c) demonstrate proficient command of English Language; and (d) show strong leadership skills and active participation in extra-curricular, social or voluntary activities.
Recruitment and Selection
The registration period takes place in the fourth quarter of each year, starts in October and ends in December.
The registration period for intake 2016 has ended. Thank you for all applicants who have sent out their documents.
Terms and Conditions
Each fellowship is tenable for a four-year undergraduate program at any of the selected Malaysian universities. The successful candidate is expected to complete his/her studies within the tenable period.
Each scholarship shall cover the following:
- Tuition and other compulsory fees (as specified by the respective Malaysian universities);
- Full living costs; and
- One-time return air-ticket (economy class)
For more information, please refer to the information sheet of the program (pdf file, 196KB, in Bahasa Indonesia).