Manipal International University (MIU) is pleased to announce a new scholarship for SPM students, among other scholarships in its diploma and degree programmes. SPM students who score 6As or above are eligible for 100% scholarship in the foundation programme. This scholarship can only be attained by students who sign up to progress to degree programmes after completing the foundation.
As this scholarship is for meritorious, hard-working students, there are more scholarships in its diploma and degree programmes which can help good students finish both their foundation and diploma/degree courses without paying hefty fees.
It offers 40% scholarship for all diploma programmes and students who maintain a CGPA of 2.0 or above will be eligible for PTPTN. Those who qualify for 100% PTPTN in diploma will not have to pay any programme fees.
There are also scholarships up to 50% for degree programmes with PTPTN up to 100%.
All programmes at foundation, diploma, and degree levels are fully accredited by the MQA, including the analytics driven MBA. Beyond the MQA, the programmes are also globally recognised by relevant industry standards such as the Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC) and the Washington Accord for our Engineering programmes. The Biotechnology programme is registered as the Industry Centre of Excellence (ICOE) under the Higher Education Ministry. The Accounting programme, meanwhile is affiliated with the Charted Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and also the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
The institution is also a member of the global Association of MBAs (AMBA) for its MBA programme. Graduates of its programmes have an advantage in their respective fields due to such high-quality industry affiliations.
Furthermore, international exposure is a key focus at Manipal. Its undergraduate and postgraduate students have multiple opportunities to pursue parts of their studies with partner universities in India, Australia, UK, UAE and more.
Two cohorts of Business and Accounting students were sent on their international immersion trip to the respected T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), India, during which they received hands-on training on global business practices at the Bloomberg Lab at TAPMI, a one-of-its-kind simulation lab for trade markets.
The first cohort of MBA students made their international trip to Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Dubai.
As part of the global network of Manipal universities, MIU is strategically placed to help its students develop global perspectives and skill-sets through such immersion trips.
Frequent industry talks and visits are also a focus area for all programmes at MIU.
MIU has 48 state-of-the-art science and engineering labs – the highest in Malaysia – for practical learning. It also has demonstrably the best Mass Communication studio in Malaysia.
MIU provides 100% industry internship for all its students in all its programmes. The internship exposes students to real life practice in companies operating within the Industry 4.0 environment. Several students have bagged permanent jobs during internship in the form of pre-placement opportunities.
All graduates also complete a final year capstone project that further prepares them for Industry 4.0 in their respective fields.
MIU graduates are employed with leading national and global organisations such as General Electronics, Nestle, Barclays, Celcom, Exxon Mobil, Top Glove, DHL, Citi Bank, British Petroleum, Panasonic, American Express and more.
With these two focus areas – a well-rounded and industry affiliated-curriculum that prepares students for Industry 4.0 through both theory and practice at both national and international levels, and through assured employment of its graduates – MIU promises parents and prospective students to give the best platform for aspiring leaders of the future.
The next intake dates are as follows:
> July 2020: Foundation
> August 2020: Degree and diploma
> October 2020: MBA
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