RCSI & UCD are committed to supporting students who have a strong commitment to the study of medicine and for whom joining the RUMC course may not be a possibility without the assistance of a scholarship. RCSI & UCD are equally committed to rewarding high achieving applicants to RUMC.

Scholarships available are:

  • Full Scholarships
  • Partial Scholarships
  • Foundation in Science Scholarships


  • Scholarships are available to cover full tuition fees
  • Awarded only to applicants achieving at least 3As at A-Level or 38 points at IBDP (excluding bonus points) or equivalent.
  • Applicants must be accepted for admissions to RUMC prior to applying for a scholarship.
  • Applicants must hold an offer letter from RUMC and have paid a deposit or hold a deposit waiver.
  • Applicants must not be bonded to or in receipt of any financial aid or rewards from other educational
    institutions or organisations.
  • Applicants will be assessed on both academic and non-academic achievements.
  • Applicants must complete, sign and submit the application form, submit 2 essays, and provide a letter of reference by 31st May 2021 via scholarship@rcsiucd.edu.my 
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview in June 2021.
  • Application Form
  • RUMC Offer Letter
  • Proof of Deposit Payment
  • Reference/ Supporting Letter
  • 2 Essays


  • Partial scholarships are available to cover 20% of full tuition fees.
  • Awarded only to applicants achieving at least 3As at A-Level or 38 points at IBDP (excluding bonus points) or equivalent.
  • Applicants must be accepted for admissions to RUMC and pay their deposit.
  • Applicants will be assessed on early bird application and academic achievements.
  • There is no application form. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants to RUMC who applied before the deadlines and meet the required academic grades in their final examinations.
RUMC Early Bird High Achiever Scholarship (Partial)
Dublin per semester€13,200 (Euro)€15,200 (Euro)
Penang per semesterRM35,100 (Malaysian Ringgit)RM46,000 (Malaysian Ringgit)
Total 5 YearRM 498,900*RM 602,400*


Scholarships equivalent to 50% of the tuition fee will be awarded to students who have obtained 8A’s and above in their SPM / 7A’s and above in IGCSE (or equivalent).

Scholarships equivalent to 25% of the tuition fee will be awarded to students who have obtained 6A’s and above in their SPM (or equivalent). Apply early for the RUMC FIS with interim results. Scholarship to be awarded upon confirmation of final results.
Application Deadline: 31st March 2021.

RUMC’s decision on awarding these scholarships will be final and successful offer holders will be notified after examination results are confirmed.

2019 Award Recipients

Full Scholarship

Khaw Seng Pei
Tenby International School
Bahemia Rabiah Ibrahim
Queen Elizabeth College

Wee Jing Yu
Malacca High School
(STAR Scholarship)

Felicia Chong Jeng Eu
Sunway College

Partial Scholarship

Peter Koh Wye Hong
Sunway College
Angeline Lim Xin Ru
Taylor’s College
Khor Eu May
Sunway College
Hup Jia Sern
HELP Academy
Wee Zi Xuan
KDU University College
Martin Kueh Tze Wah
RIAM Institute of Technology
Lee Yiat Lum
Sunway College
Chuah Shin Mei
Taylor’s College
Imran Aamir Khan bin Mohamad Rafi
RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus
2018 Award Recipients
Sarah Chua
INTI College Penang
Atheer Fathima Sarah
Lyceum International School Panadura
Chiam Kai Ning
Taylor’s College Subang Jaya
Sheena Siva Subramaniam
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur
Engracia Yap Shihuan
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur
Chan Shu Chen
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur
(STAR Scholarship)
2017 Award Recipients

Rachel Leong Qi Qi
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL)

Ayesha Khalidah Binti Mohamed Khamir
University of Malaya

Ng Kuan Yee
UCSI University

Jamie Tan Wan Lin
AIMST University

Talal Almas
Roots College International, Pakistan
2016 Award Recipients

Melissa Mae Gabriel
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur

Chan Weng Kit
TENBY International School, Ipoh

Aisha Nafha Saleem
TENBY International School, Ipoh

Goh Chia Yee
Sunway College Kuala Lumpur

Aneesha Chettri d/o Suresh Bahador
SMK Desa Mahkota, Kuala Lumpur

Neema Norbu Sherpa
St Xavier’s College, Nepal
2015 Award Recipients

Eunice Lim Yuying
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL)

Julian Sya Mun Kit
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL)

Ruebeneshkaran Kirubakaran
Taylor’s College Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur

Sabrina Koay Mei Ann
KDU University College Penang

Olivia Wong Yan Qi
KDU University College Penang

Tan Hoong Yunn
DISTED College Penang