The UTAR Postdoctoral Research Scheme comprises of two categories:

  1. UTAR Postdoctoral Research Scholarship (hereafter referred as UTAR PRS)
  2. UTAR-Industry Postdoctoral Programme (hereafter referred as UTAR IPP)
For non-Malaysians (currently must be working at his/her home country), the conditions of attachment are subject to the prevailing rules, regulations and conditions enforced by the Malaysian Immigration Department.

Please send your completed Application Form (and two (2) referee Form) with supporting documents (via email) to Ms. Azura (

Please download ATTACHMENT A for full description of the supporting documents required.

Application Procedure:
  1. Application is open throughout the year.
  2. Invitation to apply may be advertised at the discretion of the Director IPSR
  3. Applications must be made through the stipulated form which can be downloaded from the UTAR website.
Location: UTAR Sungai Long Campus / UTAR Kampar Campus
Living Allowance: RM4,500.00 / month
Other Forms/Guideline for current PRS Holder
  1. GD-IPSR-R&D-014 Guidelines
  2. UTAR PRS Progress Report Form
  3. UTAR PRS Final Report Formm


There are no available vacancies at the moment