PNB Global Scholarship Award

To provide students with the opportunity to pursue their studies in the world's top universities and aid PNB in its mission to become a world-class investment house.

PNB in a Nutshell

Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) is one of the largest fund management companies in Malaysia with assets under management (AUM) exceeding RM300 billion. PNB's portfolio covers strategic investments in Malaysia's leading corporates, global equities, private investments and real estate.

All You Need to Know: PNB

  • With the exception of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, applicants are able to choose any course as long as it relates to PNB's core investments.

    This includes, but not limited to, Accountancy, Marketing, Business, Economics, Commerce, Finance, Law, Human Resource, Computer Science / IT, Engineering, Actuarial Science, Mathematics & Statistics, Physics, Construction / Property / Real Estate, Biology and Science.
  • Obtain a minimum of 8As (A+ and A only) in SPM 2021.
  • Obtain a minimum level of B2 in CEFR grade in SPM 2021.
  • Not exceeding 19 years of age on 1 January 2022.
  • Active in co-curricular and sport activities.
  • Team players and possess good leadership qualities and communication skills.
  • Passport-size Photograph
  • MyKad
  • SPM 2021 Results Slip
  • Parents or Guardians' latest Monthly Salary Slip and/or Income Statement for LHDN and/or Pensioner's Card and Monthly Pension Payment Statement
  • Secondary School Co-Curricular Achievement Certificate with PAJSK Results
  • School Leaving Certificate
*All must be Certified True Copy
Complete Application Form on and submit it with the required documents.
  • Stage 1: Application Form
  • Stage 2: Critical Reasoning Test Battery (CRTB) Assessment
  • Stage 3: Interview Session
  • Stage 4: Occupational Personality Questionnaire (OPQ) Session, Group Presentation Session and 20-second Self-Introductory Video
There might be slight variation to the application process in 2022
  • Tell me about yourself
  • Why do you want to pursue this course?
  • How can this course aid PNB's business?
  • Questions on current issues

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