IB Scholarships for SPM Leavers

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The International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) offers two International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) Scholarships for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) leavers.
Scholarships are inclusive of full tuition and external examination fees.*

With a 29-year IB pass rate of 97%, the benefit of world-class IB educators and access to global university scholarship programs, ISKL offers an international education that opens doors. If you are a Malaysian SPM Leaver who wants to experience an exceptional IB Diploma education at one of Malaysia’s leading international schools then now is the time to apply! ISKL’s two-year IB Diploma scholarship program is open to all current year (2021) Form 5 students.

Step 1

Submit inquiry and join the IB Scholarship Information Session

Step 2

Complete the online inquiry via ISKL’s Admission Open Apply system and submit a Letter of Interest to admissions@iskl.edu.my by February 2022.

Step 3

Shortlisted candidates based on the Letter of Intent will be invited for the Math and English Exams. An invitation letter will be issued in March 2022.

Step 4

Successful candidates will receive an invitation to complete the full application. The deadline to submit all applications is April 1, 2022.

Step 5

Notification to successful & unsuccessful candidates will be issued by end of April 2022.

ISKL offers an exceptional international education that takes you places. Oxford, Princeton, Harvard, Yale and the London School of Economics are just some of the prestigious universities ISKL’s Malaysian IB Diploma Scholarship recipients have gone on to attend.

*The scholarship candidates will begin school in August 2022 continuing through to June 2024. The scholarship is equivalent to a two-year study of the International Baccalaureate Diploma program at the International School of Kuala Lumpur. The IB Scholarship Award covers the following:


Cost for participation in the IASAS sports/activities
Application Fees
Optional field trips
Registration Fees
School uniforms
IB Exam Fees
Field trips that are included within the tuition fees (compulsory for the IB Program)
The Society for ISKL Membership Fee
Busing is provided upon consultation with the bus contractor and depending on the bus routes and available seats
Global Action Program (ISKL will cover the destination with the lowest cost)


All submissions need to be made online through ISKL’s Admissions Open Apply system. Excellent academic records: Submit application with SPM
trial exam results including past three years official academic records (translated into English)

  • Personal statement from the applicant
  • SPM examination results released in 2022 (presented at the panel interview or prior)
  • Teacher recommendations
  • Extracurricular involvement
  • Previous commitment to community service
  • Completed ISKL Application for Admissions online form
  • Upload a photocopy of the applicant’s Malaysian identity card
  • Upload a recent passport-size color photo of the applicant
  • Successful candidates: Student Health Form, parts of which are to be completed by a doctor

*Terms & Conditions apply


Complete the online inquiry form and submit Letter of Interest by
February 2022
Invitations to Entrance Examinations issued
March 2022
Selection Examination
Monday, March 7, 2022
Submit application and required documents deadline
Friday, April 1, 2022
Panel selection interview
Monday, April 11, 2022
Reception and Public announcement on scholarship
Tuesday, May 31, 2022