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PERBADANAN TABUNG PENDIDIKAN TINGGI NASIONAL (PTPTN)

 

Loan Eligibility Requirement

 

  • Malaysian citizen

  • Pursuing full-time first degree course in UTAR

  • Student MUST meet UTAR minimum entry requirement for all the courses approved by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and Department of Private Education /Jabatan Pendidikan Swasta (JPS) and Ministry of Education (MOE)/ Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (KPM).

  • No other financial assistance (except bank loans)

  • At the time of application, student must not be in the last year of his/her course

  • Student who obtained his/her PTPTN loan previously in other institution but failed to complete his/her study is only eligible to apply for the second time upon payment of all outstanding debts to PTPTN

  • Other requirements/criteria as decided by PTPTN

 

 

 Loan amount

 

 

 

 

FIELD OF STUDY

 

AMOUNT PER ANNUM (RM)

 

 

Maximum*

 

 

75%

 

 

50%

 

 

Arts

 

 

13,600

 

 

10,200

 

 

6,800

 

 

Science

 

 

14,030

 

 

10,520

 

 

7,010

 

 

Health Sciences

 

 

17,000

 

 

12,750

 

 

8,500

 

 

MBBS

 

 

50,000

 

 

37,500

 

 

30,000

 

 

 

The loan amount is subject to the following criteria:

Maximum loan: Student or parents of the student listed as a Bantuan Sara Hidup Rakyat (BSHR) recipient.

75% from the maximum loan: Family monthly income below RM8,000

50% from the maximum loan: Family monthly income above RM8,000

 

For latest PTPTN updates, please visit www.ptptn.gov.my

 

 

Online Application Date

 

  • For January Trimester, & May Trimester and October Trimester Intakes students, the deadline to apply for PTPTN online loan application is as follows:

 

 Intake

 

 1st Deadline for PTPTN Loan Online Application

 

2nd Deadline for PTPTN Loan Online Application
(if the students have missed the first (1st) deadline)

 

 

January Trimester

 

01 January  - 30 January

 

 

01 February – 28 February

 

May Trimester

 

01 May - 30 May

 

 

01 June - 30 June

 

October Trimester

 

01 October - 30 October

 

 

01 November - 30 November

 

 

Intake Date

 

 

Intake

 

 

Date to Choose

(Tarikh Kemasukan mengikut Surat Tawaran)

 

 

January

 

 

01/02

 

May

 

 

01/06

 

October

 

 

01/11

 

 

Loan Disbursement

 

  • Payment will be credited directly to student's Personal Public Bank account

  • For existing students, loan disbursements by PTPTN are made twice per academic year during the two (2) long trimesters. For students who made PTPTN online application from October 2015 Trimester onwards, the loan disbursement by PTPTN will be made three (3) times; twice during long trimester and once during short trimester

  • The first loan is released only after the completed agreement is received by PTPTN

  • Subsequent loan will be disbursed after PTPTN has received confirmation from UTAR that the student is successful in continuing his/ her studies and has obtained a GPA of 2.0000 and above.

 

Loan Repayment

 

 

Field of Study

 

 

Repayment Period

 

 

Science/ MBBS/ Health Sciences

 

 

20 years

 

 

Arts

 

 

15 years

 

 

  • Repayment will commence six (6) months after graduation or upon securing a job, whichever is earlier

  • Payments can be made via the following channel :

    • Cheque / bank draft / money order

    • Online payment

    • Payment at PTPTN counter

    • Salary Deduction via Inland Revenue Board (IRB)

  • 1% administrative cost per annum will be charged starting from the date of repayment

 

Insurance

 

  • An amount will be deducted by PTPTN from every disbursement for student's insurance policy.

 

Online Application

 

Application Step:

 

Pre-application condition

1. Open PERSONAL SAVING'S ACCOUNT at Public Bank Berhad

 

(PB UTAR Debit MasterCard is NOT ACCEPTED by PTPTN)

 

2. Open Skim Simpanan Pendidikan Nasional (SSPN) account at any of the following banks:

 

  • BANK SIMPANAN NASIONAL (BSN)

  • CIMB BANK BERHAD

  • AGRO BANK

  • BANK KERJASAMA RAKYAT MALAYSIA BERHAD (BKRMB)

  • BANK ISLAM MALAYSIA BERHAD (BIMB)

  • MAYBANK

Note: Minimum saving of RM20

 

3. To apply for PTPTN Loan Online application, applicants are required to purchase a PTPTN number from Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN) at RM5.00.

 

Note: The PTPTN number is only VALID for six (6) months from the date of purchase

 

4. Applicants need to apply through PTPTN Online Loan Application Website

 

Note: Applicants are required to have personal email before applying for the PTPTN loan online. Applicants are not allowed to use other person's email.

 

Application Status

 

(A week after closing date of online application)

1. Applicants can check their application status via the PTPTN Online Loan Application Website or visit PTPTN official website, a week after the closing date of online applications.

 

2. Successful applicants are required to print all the documents listed below on a single sided White A4 paper( 80gsm) ONLY:-

    1. Senarai Semakan Dokumen - (1 set)

    2. Surat Tawaran Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

    3. Akuan Penerimaan - (2 sets)

    4. Surat Kebenaran 1,2,3 - (2 sets)

    5. Perjanjian Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

    6. Lampiran Perjanjian Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

    7. Lampiran A - (1 set)

 

(Please take note that for printing purposes, applicant's computer must be equipped with 'Adobe Acrobat Reader' program. The program can be downloaded through Adobe official website at http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/. Click the 'Get ADOBE READER' icon. Save and install the program in your computer)

 

3. Applicants must fill in the blanks to complete the above documents, in capital letters by using either black OR blue ball point pen. Usage of LIQUID PAPER is NOT ALLOWED (in case there are any errors, applicants must cancel the error and insert the correct information and initial)

 

4. Applicants are required to buy two (2) pieces of Duty Stamp (Setem Hasil) of RM10 each.

(Applicants can purchase the Duty Stamp at Pos Malaysia)

 

Supporting documents

 

You are also required to prepare one copy in A4 size of the following supporting documents: 

  • UTAR offer of admission letter (Provisional Offer Letter is NOT accepted) 

Note: Must be photocopied in single sided. 

Submission Date

DIVISION OF EXAMINATIONS, AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS (DEAS) will make an announcement regarding the submission date of the following documents via https://portal.utar.edu.my:

  • Senarai Semakan Dokumen - (1 set)

  • Surat Tawaran Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

  • Akuan Penerimaan - (2 sets)

  • Surat Kebenaran 1, 2 dan 3 - (2 sets)

  • Perjanjian  Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

  • Lampiran Perjanjian Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

  • Lampiran A - (1 set)

  • Supporting documents to be attached together with PTPTN Loan Application 



Note: Every set of documents is for Applicant and PTPTN. If applicant's need a copy of the document, applicant's must submit an official letter to the address below:-

 

PERBADANAN TABUNG PENDIDIKAN TINGGI NASIONAL

Tingkat Bawah, Menara PTPTN,
Blok D, Megan Avenue II,
No.12, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng,
50450 Kuala Lumpur.

U/P: Puan Shila Farha Binti Suhaimi



CHECKLIST

No

Item

 

1

Open Public Bank Personal Saving Account

 

2

Open Skim Simpanan Pendidikan Nasional (SSPN)

 

3

Purchase PTPTN Number RM5 at BSN

 

4

Apply online via http://www.ptptn.gov.my/

 

5

Check application status a week after closing date of online application

 

6

If successful - Print the application documents

 

7

Successful applicants are required to print all the documents listed below on a single sided White A4 paper (80gsm) ONLY.

  • Senarai Semakan Dokumen - (1 set)

  • Surat Tawaran Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

  • Akuan Penerimaan - (2 sets)

  • Surat Kebenaran 1, 2, dan 3 - (2 sets)

  • Perjanjian Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

  • Lampiran Perjanjian Pembiayaan Pendidikan - (2 sets)

  • Lampiran A - (1 set)

 

8

All information in the documents must fill in with capital letters using BLACK or BLUE ball point pen. Liquid paper is NOT ALLOWED

 

9

Supporting documents to be certified and attached together with PTPTN Loan Application

  • Maklumat Permohonan Pembiayaan

  • UTAR Offer Letter (not PROVISIONAL OFFER LETTER)

 

10

Two (2) pieces of Duty Stamp