• Board of Directors’ Sponsorship (BDS)

To be eligible for the sponsorship, students must meet the following criteria:

  (i)  Enrol for UCTS degree programmes from the year 2017 onwards

 (ii)  Family income does not exceed RM 8,000 per month

(iii)  Are not receiving other scholarships

(iv)  Academic results must meet the entry requirements as shown in the table below:

Sponsorship Amount and Criteria
Sponsorship Award (per semester)  RM 1,750   RM 1,250  RM 750
Entry Qualifications *      
Foundation / Matric
 CGPA >=3.5  CGPA >=3.0; <3.5  CGPA >=2.5; <3.0
STPM / A-level  2 A’s & above  1 A  2 B’s
UEC  3 A’s & above  2 A’s  1 A
Continuing Study      
Grade Point Average (GPA) of previous full semester GPA >=3.5 &
Silver LeAD points
GPA >=3.0; <3.5 &
Silver LeAD points
GPA >=2.5; <3.0 &
Silver LeAD points
* terms and conditions apply


  • UCTS Foundation Sponsorship

Study sponsorships are available to Malaysian students to pursue the Foundation Programmes at UCTS. The study sponsorship covers the full tuition fees.

To be eligible for the sponsorship, students must meet the following criteria:

  (i)  Malaysian citizen

 (ii)  Obtained minimum 2A’s, 2B’s and 1C at SPM/equivalent level examinations

(iii)  Maintain CGPA of 2.0 and above throughout the Foundation Programme

(iv)  Pursue Degree level studies at UCTS after completion of Foundation Programme.

Candidates who are not eligible at entry point can apply for the sponsorship if they obtain CGPA of 2.0 or above after semester 1 of the programme. Sponsorships will however only cover the following remaining semesters.

How to Apply

(a)  Candidates must first apply to join the UCTS Foundation Programme.  

(b)  Successful applicants  will receive the Sponsorship Application form together with the Offer Letter.

(c)  Submit the Sponsorship Application Form during registration with UCTS.




  • Toh Li Hua Foundation Scholarships

Students from Sarawak accepted for study (Foundation and Undergraduate level) and registered with UCTS can apply for financial assistance offered by the Toh Li Hua Foundation. Application forms for UCTS students are available at UCTS Student Development & Services Department.

Toh Li Hua Foundation is a Sarawak based philanthropic organisation founded in 2016 by the Chairman and Managing Director of Hock Peng Organisation, Datuk Toh Chiew Hock and his beloved wife Datin Lau Ai Lang. The Foundation is in memory of Miss Toh Li Hua, the late elder sister of Datuk Toh Chiew Hock.

The primary objective of the Toh Li Hua Foundation is to provide scholarships to the needy students of Sarawak to undertake their tertiary education, especially at UCTS, the hometown of Datuk Toh’s family – Sibu.  Application for the the scholarships is open to all eligible students of Sarawak, regardless of racial, cultural, or religious background.

For more information on the Toh Li Hua Foundation, please download the document provided below:

Download Toh Li Hua Foundation Brochure (pdf)


  • Nangka Sponsorship

Eligibility criteria:

  (i)  One of the applicant’s parents must be a voter in the Nangka Constituency (N49)

 (ii)  Applicant must be a full-time Foundation student

(iii)  Applicant must maintain minimum CGPA 2.00 every semester, failing which the sponsorship will be withdrawn

(iv)  Monthly income of applicant’s parents must not be more than RM 3,000. 00


  • Interhill – PETIPUN Scholarship / Grant

Eligibility criteria:

  (i)  Open to Penans only

 (ii)  Applicant is evaluated not only based on academic achievements, but also on non-academic achievements and other qualitative values


  • Yayasan Sarawak

Students from Sarawak can apply for the various schemes offered under Yayasan Sarawak.  Click on the below “Apply Here” button for more information.




Note:  For further assistance, please contact Miss Fadhilah, Students Development & Services, via email address: OR call 084-367300 ext 375.