Curtin Sarawak offering foundation scholarships to SPM high achievers

MIRI: Curtin University Sarawak (Curtin Sarawak) is offering scholarships to Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) school leavers with outstanding results to enrol into its foundation studies programmes.

The scholarships are in line with the universitys emphasis on making an impact across all of the communities it reaches.

It is open to SPM school leavers with 7As and above and holding Letters of Offer from the university to pursue its foundation Commerce and Arts stream or Engineering and Science stream courses.

This years first semester intake is in progress and qualified students are encouraged to take advantage of the scholarship offer. Classes for the foundation courses start on March 30.

Each year, almost 100 per cent of students in the foundation courses are offered places in undergraduate programmes in Curtin Sarawaks Faculty of Engineering and Science and Faculty of Business and Humanities.

The Foundation Studies Commerce and Arts stream course prepares students for undergraduate study in Arts, Commerce and Social Sciences.

Those opting for its commerce stream can enter degree programmes such as the Bachelor of Business Administration, and Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communication).

Meanwhile, the Foundation Studies Engineering and Science stream course prepares students for undergraduate study in Engineering and Science, Computing and Information Technology.

Students who obtained satisfactory results can enrol in degree programmes such as the Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Technology or Bachelor of Science.

For more information on the scholarships, contact Curtin Sarawaks Marketing Department at 085-443 893 or email to