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IGRF (International Graduate Research Fellowship)

SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES

UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA
 

APPLICATION FOR INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP (IGRF) 

FIRST SEMESTER 2017/2018

Universiti Putra Malaysia is pleased to announce that the International Graduate Research Fellowship (IGRF) is now open for application.

A)     Application Requirements:

1. Application is open to international students of UPM who are currently enrolled on the PhD programmes provided that they fulfill the following conditions:

    1. Candidate must be registered as a UPM student with current status of study “Good standing”. A student with “Probation” status or who has deferred his/her study is not eligible to apply.
    2. Candidate must be at the end of the second semester of their PhD programme.
    3. Candidate is not enrolled on the split postgraduate programme at UPM.
    4. Candidate must have at least two cited journal articles published or accepted.
    5. Candidate must have a research proposal.
    6. Candidate must have progress report from advisor/supervisor.

 

2. The following supporting documents must be enclosed with each application:

    1. A copy of applicant’s International Passport
    2. A copy of Admission Offer Letter / A copy of latest Semester result
    3. A letter from the student’s embassy verifying that the applicant is not a recipient of any financial assistance/ scholarship/income from any agencies or government
    4. Publication (the publication must be from work done at UPM)
    5. A copy of the research proposal approved by the advisor/supervisor

 

3. Application received after the deadline will not be processed.

B)     Provisions of Fellowship

The successful applicant will receive the following:

1. A monthly stipend amounting to RM1,500.00.

2. Some tuition fee waiver for each semester for the duration of the fellowship amounting to the following:

    1. Medical: RM1,700.00
    2. Science: RM1,400.00
    3. Social Science: RM1,200.00

 

C)     Application Form

 

Click here to download the International Graduate Research Fellowship application form [IGRF] (PU/S/BR05/GS-43) or from the student portal. The completed application form must be sent to the following address no later than 1st August 2017.

 

School of Graduate Studies 2
Zone 4 Off Jalan Stadium
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
(Attn: Mr. Nasrul Amri Selamat)

*Applicants who do not receive any response within any period of three months from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.

 Enquiries may be made by telephone to: 03-89464211/4224

 

 

Updated:: 12/10/2017 [azimin]

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