Petronas Education Sponsorship Programme (Deadline: 21 Mar. 2019)


Since 1975, Petronas has supported 36,000 high calibre students with performance mindset and leadership capability to pursue full-time undergraduate studies locally or abroad, contributing to the Corporation, the oil and gas industry and the nation.

Fields of Study:

Chemical Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Applied Chemistry, Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Instrumentation), Geology/Geophysics, Material Engineering/Material Science, Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Geophysics, Software Engineering, Accounting, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Economics, Law, Mathematics, Psychology, Sociology and Statistics。

Place of Study:

Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) and overseas universities.


  • Malaysians aged 17-19;
  • Minimum 9A- in SPM, with minimum A- for selected related subjects;
  • Strong leadership skills & active participation (demonstrable) in extracurricular activities;


Successful candidates are required to complete a 12-month Foundation at UTP or 24-months of Pre-university Programme before advancing to undergraduate studies. On completion of foundation and undergraduate studies, scholars will be required to serve Petronas Corporation.

Application & Enquiries:

For further information and online application, please visit:  For assistance, please contact: +603 – 2331 2277.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a professional assessment to measure their various potentials and skills via a series of assessments.


Written by:
Ms Wee Hui Bieh, AFMSA, Mar. 2018

Information Source:
Petronas Education Sponsorship Programme website

This post is also available in: zh-hans简体中文 (Chinese (Simplified))