July 21, 2011

University of Canterbury Scholarships and Awards for International Students

“The University of Canterbury recognises that international students enhance our campus environment by sharing their unique cultures and values with other students in the classroom and with people throughout the wider community.” – Dr Rod Carr, Vice-Chancellor, University of Canterbury

Undergraduate Studies Scholarship
Value: NZ$80,000 (NZ$20,000 per year for up to four years); 24 awards available each year
Conditions: top-achieving international students who have just graduated from secondary school and have been accepted to a pre-degree or undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury

UC Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship
Value: NZ$1000 – $3000 cash for first year of undergraduate degree at UC
Conditions:  awarded based on CIE or IB grades or equivalent

English Language Merit Award
Value: NZ$500 tuition credit towards an English Language or Foundation Studies programme.
Conditions: international students who have gained University Entrance in New Zealand and who will commence an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury

International Mobility Outbound Exchange Award
Value: Up to NZ$5000 cash; minimum 50 awards available each year.
Conditions: for University of Canterbury students who spend one semester or one year at an overseas institution

International Mobility Inbound Study Abroad Award
Value: Up to NZ$5000 cash; minimum 50 awards available each year.
Conditions: for students from overseas universities to come and experience one semester or one year at the University of Canterbury

For more information about the scholarships, please visit: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/international/scholarships/

July 19, 2011

Trinity College Melbourne Elocution Contest @Sri KL School 2011

Date: 6 July 2011
Venue: Sri Kuala Lumpur Auditorium

Opening speech by Mr. Hanif Merican, CEO of Sri KL School and Dr. Barbara Cargill, Dean of International Programs of Trinity College, Melbourne.

The contestants, in order:
Jordan Reyne St. James from SMK Sri Hartamas
Ashwin Arumugam from Wesley Methodist School Kuala Lumpur
Yeoh Shu Wen Cassandra from SMK Kepong Baru
Ryan Wan Ismail Bin Jaafar from SMK Sri Cahaya
Kee Chun Mun from Catholic High School
Gobinath Krishnan Palanisamy from La Salle High School Klang
Sheena Kaur Sidhu from Sri KL School
Loo Shu Wen from SMK Damansara Jaya
Aaron Luke from SMK Damansara Utama
Rhupashree Magandiran from SMK Convent Bukit Nanas
Ng Yi Le from Hin Hua High School

And finally, comments from the head judge, Mrs. Noreen Ratnamannabhiran about the contest.

Bellerbys College- Your pathway to UK university success!

Start your A-Levels and Foundation with Bellerbys College in January or April 2012 intake!!

Academic Scholarships and Friendship fund are available for January and April 2012 intake!!

Parents and students are invited to meet Mr Stephen Carter, Recuitment Manager in Bellerbys College as below:-
Date: 29 July 2011 (Friday)
Time: 3pm to 5pm
Tel: 03-77224696/ 017-2682812 (Pooi Ling)
Location: JMECC Petaling Jaya office
               Lot S9, 2nd floor, Centrepoint (old wing), 
               Lebuh Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama 
               47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Trinity College Foundation Studies- Your pathway to the University of Melbourne!

Calling for all students looking at entry into Trinity College 2012!!

For more information and application, please contact:

JM Education Counselling Centre Sdn Bhd (JMECC)
Subang Jaya (HQ)- Irene- M: 017-3496584
Petaling Jaya- Pooi Ling- M: 017-2682812
Penang- Amanda- M: 012-5815509
Ipoh- Katherine- M: 012-4368982
Johor Bahru- Abbie- M: 013-3717099
Kucing- Sabrina- M: 012-8966738
Kota Kinabalu- Kee Aun- T: 088-261228

July 18, 2011

University of Canterbury Scholarship for International Students

University of Canterbury is offering a wide range of variety in scholarships to current or prospective international students, click HERE to check it out whether you qualify for one!

UWA Dentistry and Medicine Interviews 2011

University of Western Australia will be conducting interviews for students who applied for Dentistry and Medicine programs.

Purpose of the interview: To give students opportunity to provide additional information to that already provided during other stages of the selection process.
Dates: 22 July (Friday), 25 July (Monday)
Length of interview: Around 45 minutes
Ability to assist and work with others
Appreciation of ethical behaviour
Trust and trustworthiness
Coping with uncertainty
Decision making
Goal setting
Perspective of others
Explaining skills

  1. Please arrive 45 minutes before the interview time for registration (including the signing of a confidentiality agreement) and for pre-reading.
  2. You are advised to wear smart, comfortable, but not too casual attire. You should not wear any uniform, accessories or badges, which identify membership of a particular organisation.
  3. Please bring along photographic ID – this can be a passport or drivers licence or school card.

July 04, 2011

University of Melbourne - Parents and Friends Info Day

University of Melbourne is holding an information day for students and their parents! Come to learn more about University of Melbourne!

Date: 7 August 2011
Time: 2.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Location: Skyview 1 and Skyview 6, Level 28, The Gardens Hotel and Residences, Midvalley, Kuala Lumpur.

New Zealand Education Fair 2011

There will be New Zealand Education Fairs at various places in Malaysia from 31 July onwards! Click on the image for more information.

July 02, 2011

Trinity College Foundation Studies Interview (7-10 July 2011)

Last call to book your appointment with JMECC to meet up with Trinity College's representatives (Mr. James Kerley & Mr. Glenn Jennings) at various cities! Don't miss it!

7th July 2011 (Thu) from 2.30-5.30pm @ JMECC Subang Jaya (Call : Irene Loo @ 017-349 6584 | irene@jmecc.com)
8th July 2011 (Fri) from 2.00-6.00pm @ JMECC Petaling Jaya (Call: Pooi Ling @ 017-268 2812 | pooiling@jmecc.com)
9th July 2011 (Sat) from 1.00-6.00pm @ Puteri Pacific Hotel, Johor Bharu (Call : Abbie Lim @ 013-371 7099 | abbie@jmecc.com)
10th July 2011 (Sun) from 2.00-6.00pm @ G-Hotel, Penang (Call : Amanda Chao @ 012-581 5509 | amanda@jmecc.com)
Act now to book your interview slot with JMECC!
Your future to The University of Melbourne via Trinity College Foundation Studies is in your hand now...