12 Dec, 2013

About U-Schos

What is U-Schos?

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The UCSI Scholars’ Circle (U-Schos) is made up of scholarship awardees of UCSI University Trust, whose achievements demonstrate a sustained level of excellence in academics, sports and extra-curricular activities.
As the name suggests, the alphabet “U” indicates UCSI University whereas “Schos” refers to Scholarship Awardees. The symbolic feather icon of U-Schos represents a scholar on UCSI’s wings who best exudes UCSI University’s aspirations.

In-line with our motto Youth Beyond Boundaries, we progress towards empowering potential young leaders by providing them a platform to strive to greater heights beyond boundaries as we believe every youth has the capabilities to be successful.

As at to-date, we have more than 2700 scholarship awardees who are recipients of the following scholarships awarded by UCSI University Trust:

  • Tan Sri Ahmad Razali Merit Scholarship
  • UCSI University Trust Scholarship
  • UCSI University Ttust Principal’s Award 2016
  • UCSI University Trust A-Level Scholarship
  • UCSI University Trust Pre-U Scholarship
  • UCSI University Trust Sports Bursary
  • UCSI Universiy Trust Graduate Scholarship
  • The Star Education Fund
  • The Sun-MAPCU Higher Education Scholarship Fund
  • Nanyang Tertiary Education Fund

Our Vision and Mission

  • We dedicate ourselves to create social impact by transforming ideas into action.
  • We provide scholars opportunity for personal growth and development.
  • We instill good behavourial values among scholars to uphold UCSI’s good reputation and image.
  • We establish close relationships and bonds among our members through encouragement and support.

 

About UCSI University Trust

Founded in 2008, the UCSI University Trust or Yayasan Universiti UCSI was helmed by Yang Berbahagia Dato’ Mohd Karim Hj. Abdullah Omar and members of the Board of Trustees consist of Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Abdul Rahman Arshad, Chancellor of UCSI University, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Musa Mohamad, Chairman of the UCSI University Council, Dato’ Peter Ng, Founder of UCSI University and Chairman of UCSI Group and Senior Professor Dato’ Dr Khalid Yusoff, Vice-Chancellor and President of UCSI University. .

Working hand in hand with UCSI University to realise its main objectives, the Trust is committed to provide scholarships and research grants to deserving students and other worthy initiatives. RM65 million have been given out to more than 2700 students through various scholarships – like the Tan Sri Ahmad Razali Merit Scholarship Award, UCSI University Trust Scholarship, UCSI University Trust A-Level Scholarship and UCSI University Trust Pre-U Scholarship – and a sports bursary to help them pursue tertiary education at UCSI University.

For more information, visit the UCSI University Trust website at http://www.ucsiuniversitytrust.com/

 

About UCSI University

UCSI University

Built on the principles of audacity, perseverance, integrity and excellence, UCSI University is a leading institution of higher learning with campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu and Sarawak, Malaysia.

Established in 1986, UCSI University is the flagship institution of the UCSI Group conglomerate. It is made up of seven faculties and a Centre for Pre-University Studies with more than 70 programmes in various disciplines including Medicine, Pharmacy, Architecture, Computer Science, Liberal Arts and Music.

Its student body comprises 11,000 students with an international cohort from more than 80 countries. With Graduate Attributes including ethical and civic responsibility, leadership skills and a strong knowledge of disciplines, UCSI University is committed to producing well-rounded graduates with the essential hard and soft skills to be successful in life.

Since its inception in 1986, UCSI University has been committed to further the discovery and celebration of knowledge. The University’s commitment – and success – in undergraduate teaching is matched by its progress in research and the discovery of knowledge, making it a true hub of higher education. Seeking to open doors for students around the world, the University’s generous financial aid programme ensures that prodigious students from all economic backgrounds can afford a UCSI University education.

For more information, visit the UCSI University website at http://www.ucsiuniversity.edu.my.