Sponsorships & Financial Aids

Local Students

In order to obtain loan/scholarship/education financing facilities, it is the responsibility of the student to make a direct application with an agency that offers loan/scholarship/education financing. For information, UniSZA also provides various financial assistance to students in need, especially B40 students and students with disabilities.

The following is a list of agencies who sponsor UniSZA students. Students may continue to visit the agency/organization website for a loan/scholarship/educational sponsorship application guide.


    1. Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) – The majority of Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA) students are under the funding of Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) https://tinyurl.com/2p8wzprn
      Online loan application procedures:

    2. Withdrawal through EPF

    3. Public Service Department of Malaysia (JPA) https://esilav2.jpa.gov.my/

    4. Majlis Amanah Rakyat Malaysia (MARA) https://www.mara.gov.my/bm/pendidikan/pembiayaan-pelajaran/

    5. Selangor Zakat Board  https://www.zakatselangor.com.my/pendidikan/

    6. Tunku Abdul Rahman Foundation https://www.yayasantar.org.my/tunku-abdul-rahman-scholarship/

    7. UniSZA WAKAF Scholarship

    8. Financial Facilities for OKU Students
      All OKU students registered with the Social Welfare Department (JKM) and OKU cardholders are eligible to apply for OKU Financial Assistance under the funding of the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). Financial assistance for the disabled covers Fees and Pocket Money.
      More information can be found on the website as follows: https://biasiswa.mohe.gov.my/bk_oku/

    9. Student Insurance Coverage

Financial assistance facilities provided

BilType of aidsAmount
1.UniSZA WAKAF ScholarshipDetermined by the Zakat Distribution committee of the WAKAF Office and endowment
2.Laptop assistance
3.Data purchase assistance
4.Financial assistance
5.Fee assistance
6.Natural disaster reliefDetermined by JK TKPM tube
7.Student death benefitRM1,000.00
8.Funeral management cost assistanceSubject to claim

Assistance for the death of parents/ guardians

(guardian refers to students who do not live with parents)

10.Compensation for death due to accidents/illnessesRM5,000.00
11.Permanent disability assistance due to accidents/illnessesRM5,000.00
12.Meal and beverage fund loan facility


Maximum: RM200.00

Minimum: RM100.00

Medical assistance (claims is conditional upon treatment received at government hospitals only)

13.Hospitalisation due to accidentRM100.00
14.Hospitalisation due to common illnesses (eg fever, diarrhea)RM50.00
15.Daily allowance for accidents onlyRM20.00/day (maximum 25 days only)
16.Expenditure for the treatment of serious diseases such as cancer, heart disease not exceeding RM10,000.00 and incurred during studies 
17.Cost of hospitalized treatmentFully borne subject to terms and conditions

All UniSZA students with local active status are covered by insurance under Takaful Ikhlas Berhad Group Accident Insurance that covers:

  • Accidental Death – RM27,000.00
  • Accidental Permanent Disability – By Percentage of Disability



For any inquiries, please contact:

Unit Penajaan Endowmen dan Dana Pelajar
Pejabat Timbalan Naib Canselor (HEPA)
Aras 1, Bangunan Pejabat Timbalan Naib Canselor (HEPA)
Contact No.: 09-6687942/7811/7942
Email: unitpenajaan@unisza.edu.my