Tunku Abdul Rahman Study Endowment (BPTAR)


Deadline 30 September 2016
Organisation Type Government Agencies
Fund Type Scholarship
Study Local or Abroad? Local

BPTAR is reserved for students from poor families to cover the cost of living for two (2) semesters (10 months only) while pursuing a full time Bachelor’s Degree at any local university (IPTA) in Malaysia.

Application Requirements

  1. Citizen of Malaysia.
  2. A registered full-time student in any Bachelor Degree at any local university in Malaysia.
  3. Comes from a poor family.
  4. Applicants who are currently receiving other financial aid (loans) are eligible to apply.

Amount of Assistance and Payment Method

The amount of aid and the number of recipients will be determined by the YTAR Board of Trustees and channeled through the IPTA Office of Student Affairs.

Verification of Family Income

Related information of the family income must be verified by the District Head (or equivalent) or Head of Department (Employer of parent / guardian) who knows the family well.


All applications must be submitted to the University Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Affairs).

Application Opening Date : 01 September 2016

Application Closing Date : 30 September 2016

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Candidates who are not contacted by the Student Affairs of their university (Hal Ehwal Pelajar) after three months from the closing date are considered unsuccessful.

For any inquiries, please contact your respective Student Affairs Office of your university.

For more information: YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN