Minamas – Yayasan Sime Darby Postgraduate Scholarship Programme (Strata Dua – S2)

This postgraduate scholarship offer is open to Public (external candidates)
Minimum Requirements

  • Indonesia citizen only
  • Interested to pursue full-time course
  • Possess at least 3 years of relevant working experience
  • Good academic achievement for Bachelor’s Degree, with Indeks Prestasi Kumulatif (IPK) ≥ 3.00 (on scale 4.00)
  • Strong leadership qualities, outstanding interpersonal skills and active in social and voluntary activities
  • Proficiency in English is a MUST
  • Currently not having scholarships from any institution
  • Willing to follow and obey to the whole process and procedure of the scholarship
  • Previous academic achievements will be taken into consideration

Service Bond Period

On completion of their studies, candidates will be required to serve Sime Darby Group of Companies for 2 to 4 years, depending on the duration and value of the award.

Fields of Study

Interested candidates must apply for postgraduate courses which are relevant and will add value to Minamas Plantation’s business needs:

  • Business and Law: Accounting, Management, and Law
  • Engineering and Technology: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Industrial Engineering
  • Agriculture-related: Agricultural Study, Agriculture Engineering, Agribusiness, and Forestry
  • Science: Biology

Selected Universities

The scholarship is open to candidates looking to study in the following academic institutions:


  • Universitas Indonesia
  • Universitas Gadjah Mada
  • Institut Pertanian Bogor
  • Institut Teknologi Bandung
  • Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember


  • Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (UIAM)
  • Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Multimedia University (MMU)
  • Universiti Tenaga Nasional (Uniten)
  • Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP)
  • Monash University (Malaysia Campus)

Value of Scholarship

The scholarship covers the following:

  • Full tuition and academic fees
  • Monthly board and lodging Allowance
  • Annual books / equipment allowance
  • Thesis allowance
  • Graduation fees
  • One-off computer allowance

Scholarship Application

Please email your scholarship application to scholarship.indonesia@simedarby.com before 5.00 pm, 15 April 2011 by stating “S2 – name of university – your full name” on the email subject.

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