Taylor’s University PhD Scholarships

Taylor’s University PhD Scholarship scheme is a prestigious postgraduate funding programme awarded by the University to outstanding postgraduates who have passion in research and demonstrate leadership qualities. This fellowship is offered to full-time academically outstanding local and international research mode candidates on a yearly basis. Under the tutelage of their supervisor, Taylor’s PhD Scholarship recipients are trained in academic writing and publishing to enable them to be effective researchers.
Criteria of Eligibility

  • Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA ≥ 3.33 ANDMaster’s Degree (Coursework / Mixed mode) with CGPA ≥ 3.50 or by Research mode from any recognized local/foreign universities
  • Below 45 years of age at the time of application
  • Secured offer letter of PhD admission at Taylor’s University
  • Applicable to candidates on full-time mode only
  • Applicants with publications in Citation Index Journals (CIJ) will have an added advantage
  • Interview and written assessment are required


  • 100% tuition fee waiver for a maximum of 36 months / 3 years’ full-time studies
  • 100% thesis examination fee waiver
  • Monthly stipend of RM 2300 – RM 2800
  • Settling-in allowance of RM 1500 (International student only)
  • Conference allowance of RM 6000

Specific Terms & Condition

  • Must submit one (1) article accepted in Citation Index Journal (CIJ) by the end of Semester 4
  • Must submit one (1) article accepted and one (1) under review in a journal indexed by SCOPUS database and / or International Scientific Indexing (ISI) journals by Graduation
  • Require maximum five (5) working hours per week – duties can be in the form of leading tutorial session, conducting mini lectures, supervising undergraduate projects, laboratory class demonstration and / or any other assigned task deemed suitable by the School

For more details, please visit http://university.taylors.edu.my/research/postgraduate-funding