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The Star Education Fund Scholarship Awards 2020

Sponsored by: Star Media Group Berhad
Deadline20 March 2020
Organisation TypePrivate Sector / Organisation
Fund TypeEducation Funds
Study Local or Abroad?Local

The Star Education Fund scholarship is offered under the collaboration between Star Media Group with some of the best educational institutions in Malaysia to provide higher education opportunities to deserving young Malaysians.



  • Malaysian citizens not more than 25 years of age.
  • Excel in extra-curricular activities or active in sports.
  • Not bonded to or in receipt of any financial aid or awards from other educational institutions or organisations.
  • Possess reasonably good result in SPM / UEC or equivalent (for Foundation / Diploma courses).
  • Possess reasonably good results in STPM / UEC or equivalent (for Degree courses).


To Apply

  • Download Application Form here.
  • Complete the Scholarship Application Form and submit it with the required documents to the stated address.
  • Only shortlisted scholarship applicants will be notified.
  • Please take note that the scholarships only cover those institutions and courses that are listed here.

Completed applications must reach: 

The Star Education Fund
Star Media Group Berhad
Menara Star
15 Jalan 16/11 Section 16
46350 Petaling Jaya Selangor


Closing Date

20 March 2020

For further enquiries, email [email protected] or call 03-7967 1388 ext. 1642 / 1643


List of Scholarship Awards For The Year 2020

Brickfields Asia College

  • Cambridge A-Level (Arts & Science)
  • LLB (Hons) UOL

Equator College

  • Diploma in Graphic and Multimedia Design
  • Diploma in Fashion Design Technology
  • Diploma in Digital 3D Animation/Fine Art

Erican College

  • Diploma in Mass Communication
  • Diploma in Tourism Management

HELP University

Foundation in Arts / Science leading to:

  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Entrepreneurship / Human Resource Management / Accounting / International Business / Finance / Marketing / Hospitality Management
  • Bachelor of Management (Hons) / Economics (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Public Relations / Media Studies / Marketing Communication
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) / Business Psychology (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) / Data Analytic (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Education (TESL) (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons)

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

  • BEng (Hons) / MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering / Civil Engineering / Chemical Engineering with Oil and Gas Technology
  • MA Business and Finance / International Business Management / International Business Management with Marketing / Enterprise / Human Resource Management

IACT College

  • Foundation in Media Studies leading to BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Communications / BA (Hons) Advertising and Design (3+0, University of Sunderland, UK)

Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Technology (Hons) in Automotive
  • Bachelor of Science (Architectural Studies)

Kolej Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

  • Any Diploma in: 
    Tourism Management / Hotel Management /Social Science (Counselling) / Event Management / Culinary Arts / Graphic Design / Mass Communication / Public Relations / Fashion Design / Multimedia Design / Communication and Media Studies / Accounting / Banking and Finance / Business Administration / Business Studies / E-Marketing / Human Resource Management / Marketing / Entrepreneurship / Science / Sport and Exercise Science / Food Science / Aquaculture / Interactive Software Technology / Information Technology (Mobile Application Development) / Computer Science (Data Science) / Software Engineering / Information Systems (ICT Applications) / Technology (Building) / Real Estate Management / Quantity Surveying / Architecture / Electronic Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Mechatronic Engineering
  • Any Bachelor of: 
    Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) / Business (Hons) / Accounting (Hons) / Corporate Administration (Hons) / Finance (Hons) / Commerce (Hons) /Economics (Hons) / Retail Management (Hons) / Finance and Investment (Hons) / Public Relations / Creative Multimedia / Design / Information Systems (Honours) in Enterprise Information Systems / Banking and Finance (Hons) / Communication (Hons) / Information Technology (Hons) / Computer Science (Hons) / Tourism Management (Hons) / Hospitality and Catering Management (Hons) / Bachelor of Arts (Hons) / Science (Hons) / Social Science (Hons) in Psychology / Hospitality Management (Hons) / Construction Management and Economics (Hons) / Quantity Surveying (Hons) / Architecture (Hons) / Interior Architecture (Hons) / Mechanical Engineering with Honours / Electrical and Electronics Engineering with Honours / Mechatronics Engineering with Honours / Telecommunication Engineering with Honours

Malaysian Institute of Art

  • Diploma in Fine Art / Industrial Design
  • Diploma in Graphic Design / Interior Design / Illustration
  • Diploma in Textile and Fashion Design

Management & Science University

  • Diploma in Accountancy / Investment Management
  • Diploma in Games Design and Animation
  • Bachelor of Visual Communication and Marketing (Hons)
  • Bachelor in Creative Multimedia (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Information Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Bioinformatics (Hons)

Methodist College Kuala Lumpur

  • GCE A-Level (Arts & Science)
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)
  • ACCA

Monash University Malaysia

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science / Food Science and Technology / Medical Bioscience
  • Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences / Bachelor of Digital Media and Communication
  • Bachelor of Business and Commerce
  • Bachelor of Computer Science

Multimedia University (MMU)

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electrical (Including Foundation in Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electronics majoring in Robotics & Automation (Including Foundation in Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Financial Engineering (Hons) (Including Foundation in Management)
  • Bachelor of Communication (Strategic Communication) (Hons) (Including Foundation in English)
  • Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) Virtual Reality (Including Foundation in Creative Multimedia)

Nilai University

  • BSc (Hons) Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of IT (Hons) Internet Engineering & Cloud Computing
  • Bachelor of Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Hons)
  • BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance
  • BA (Hons) in Business & Hospitality Management

QUEST International University Perak

  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)

Foundation in Business, Arts or Science leading to or direct entry to:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration / Accountancy / Finance
  • Bachelor of Business in Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Arts in Teaching of English as a Second Language
  • Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Computer Science

Foundation in Business, Arts or Science leading to:

  • Bachelor of Bachelor of Culinary Arts
  • Bachelor of Psychology
  • Bachelor of Mass Communication (Advertising / Journalism)
  • Bachelor of Corporate Communication
  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Electronics Engineering (Comm) with Honours
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering with Honours

RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor of Obstetrics (MB BCH BAO)

Saito University College

  • Diploma in Graphic Design / Multimedia Design / Interior Design / Fashion Design
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Diploma in Law Enforcement Administration

SEGi University & Colleges

SEGi University

Foundation in Science / Arts leading to or direct entry to:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Multimedia Design / Visual Communication Design
  • Bachelor of Accounting and Finance (Hons) / Bachelor of Business Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Architecture / Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture
  • Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering with Honours / Mechanical Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Civil Engineering

SEGi College Kuala Lumpur

  • Diploma in Business Administration / Accounting / Marketing / Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Mass Communication
  • Diploma in Computer Science
  • Diploma in Medical Lab Technology / Nursing / Health Care Management

SEGi College Subang Jaya

  • Diploma in Music
  • Diploma in Creative Multimedia / Digital Photo Media / Graphic Design
  • Diploma in Interior Architecture
  • Foundation in Commerce leading to BA (Hons) Business Management (3+0, UOS, UK)
  • Foundation in Science leading to BEng (Hons) Automotive Engineering (3+0, UOS, UK)

SEGi College Penang

  • Diploma in Accounting
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Sentral College Penang

  • Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)
  • Association of Chartered Accountant (ACCA)
  • Diploma in Accounting / Business Studies
  • Diploma in Computer Systems Technology
  • Diploma in Tourism Management
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Accounting and Finance / Business and Management (University of Salford, Manchester)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital Business (3+0, University of Salford, Manchester)

Sunway College

  • Bachelor of Business, Victoria University, Australia
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • ACCA (@ Velocity Campus)

Sunway College Ipoh

  • Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)
  • Diploma in Business Administration / Marketing
  • Diploma in Interior Design / Graphic Design

Sunway College Johor Bahru

  • Bachelor of Business 3+0 Victoria University
  • Diploma in Business Administration / International Business / Marketing / Events Management/ Accounting
  • Diploma in Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Health Care Management

Sunway University

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Actuarial Studies
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Business Management
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Business Studies
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Accounting and Finance
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Medical Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biology with Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in International Hospitality Management
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Communication

Taylor's University

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Mechanical Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering (Hons) / Computer Science (Hons) / Information Technology (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Accounting and Finance / Banking and Finance / Finance and Economics / International Business & Marketing
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Studies

UCSI College

Kuala Lumpur Campus:

  • South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) International
  • Cambridge A-Levels (Arts & Science)
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Marketing

UCSI University

Kuala Lumpur Campus

Foundation in Arts / Science leading to:

  • BA (Hons) Accounting / Supply Chain Operations Management / Branding and Advertising / English Language & Communication Mass Communication
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Mobile Computing and Networking / Hospitality Administration / Quantity Surveying (Hons)
  • BSc (Hons) Financial & Investment / Actuarial Science
  • BSc (Hons) Biotechnology / Nutrition with Wellness
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering (Artificial Intelligence) with Honours / Petroleum Engineering with Honours / Civil Engineering with Honours / Mechanical Engineering with Honours

Diploma :

  • Diploma in Fashion Styling / Textile and Fashion Design / 3D Animation Design
  • Diploma in Finance
  • Diploma in Logistic Management
  • Diploma in Culinary Arts / Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Diploma in Architectural Studies / Interior Architecture

University of Nottingham Malaysia

  • BSc (Hons) Environmental Science
  • BSc (Hons) Nutrition
  • BEng (Hons) / MEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering with Environmental Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) / MEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BSc (Hons) Applied Psychology and Management
  • BA (Hons) English with Creative Writing
  • BA (Hons) International Relations
  • BA (Hons) International Communication Studies with Film and Television Studies
  • Bed (Hons) Teaching English to speaker of Other Language (TESOL)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) Accounting / Bachelor of Accounting (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) / Business Administration (Hons) Banking and Finance / Retail Management / Entrepreneurship / Marketing / Financial Economics / Finance / Global Economics / International Business / Bachelor of Building & Property Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Chinese Studies / English Language / Graphic Design and Multimedia / English Education / Game Design / Journalism in Chinese Media / Early Childhood Studies / Digital Animation
  • Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Journalism / Public Relations / Advertising / Broadcasting
  • Bachelor of Media & Creative Studies (Hos) / Corporate Communication (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) Psychology / Guidance and Counselling
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons) Business Information Systems / Information Systems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) Computer Engineering / Communications and Networking
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Applied Mathematics with Computing / Actuarial Science / Biotechnology / Chemistry / Construction Management / Biomedical Science / Biochemistry / Physics / Quantity Surveying / Architecture / Software Engineering / Microbiology / Financial Mathematics / Statistical Computing and Operations Research / Logistics and International Shipping / Agricultural Science / Game Development / Food Science / Environmental, Occupational Safety and Health / Dietetics
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electronic Engineering / Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Electronic and Communication Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Material and Manufacturing Engineering / Civil Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Biomedical Engineering / Mechatronics Engineering / Industrial Engineering / Petrochemical Engineering / Environmental Engineering / Electronic (Computer Networking)
  • Bachelor of Technology (Hons) in Electronic Systems / Industrial Management

UOW Malaysia KDU

UOW Malaysia KDU University College

  • Diploma in Communication & Media
  • Diploma in International Hotel Management / Culinary Arts
  • Diploma in Computer Studies
  • Diploma in Accountancy / Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) / Business with Law (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Accounting (Hons) / Accounting & Finance (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Game Development (Hons) / Computer Science (Hons)
  • BA in Culinary Management (Hons) / Hospitality Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Communication (Hons) / in Media Production
  • Bachelor of Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Hons) / Mechanical Engineering (Hons)
  • Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)
  • ACCA

UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University College

  • BSc (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Mechatronic Engineering
  • BA of Computer Science (Hons) in Computer and Network Technology / Computer Science (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Business Management / Accountancy (Hons)
  • BA (Hons) in International Hotel & Tourism Management / International Culinary Arts
  • BA (Hons) Public Relations / in Media Production



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