jesselton university college

The Office of Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid is available year-round to assist students and families in making a world-class Jesselton University College education affordable. We follow government and college policies to allow our students to achieve and exceed their educational goals. Use this website as a resource for questions about how to apply for aid, how aid can be used to further study.

Jesselton University Foundation

Established in 2012 under the root of Jesselton International Group, Inc., registered under Republic of Seychelles International Business Companies Act, 1994. We are proud of the institution they helped build and continue to sustain through their financial support.


Jesselton University Foundation provides scholarships to students who have achieved exceptional results in their examinations and are pursuing an undergraduate degree at a recognized higher education institution. Additionally, the foundation offers financial assistance to marginalized and disadvantaged students, helping them access high-quality higher education. Scholarship and sponsorship recipients are not only financially supported but are also mentored and guided throughout their academic journey, with the goal of nurturing them into dynamic leaders and innovators.



Eligibility Criteria


Malaysian aged 18 to 25 years from residential care homes, community centers or poor and needy community with household income lesser than USD 6,000 per annum and meet minimum entry requirements of programme applied, or students with exceptional results in their examinations.


Value of Scholarship

The scholarship covers:

  • Full tuition fees


Participating Programmes

These scholarships are offered to those interested in pursuing their education in the following areas of study:

  • Diploma in Business / Commerce
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Hotel & Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Education
  • PhD Management


Those interested must apply through the Jesselton University Foundation, Jesselton International Group, Inc. at email [email protected], or contact our appointed coordinator based in Hong Kong or Malaysia.

PTPTN (Pebadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Negara)

The National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) was established under the National Higher Education Fund Corporation Act 1997 (Act 566). Qualified Malaysian student can apply for PTPTN financial loan to cover partial tuition fee.

Employee Provident Fund (KWSP)

The EPF (KWSP) is a social security institution formed under Employees Provident Fund Act 1991 (Act 452) which provides retirement benefits for members through management of their savings in an efficient and reliable manner. Parents who are members of EPF(KWSP) are allowed to pay the children’s tuition fee from EPF Account 2.