AYSP 2017


‘Nurturing Future Academic Leaders for Malaysia’

AKEPT is looking for a next generation of academic leaders through the AKEPT Young Scholars Programme (AYSP 2017)

This programme aims to cultivate related skills pertaining to future academics especially among research students across various Malaysian higher education institutions. This programme will facilitate partnership with relevant groups linked to AKEPT and young academics such as the Young Scientists Network. Selected candidates will be exposed to the training available in AKEPT and continuous contact with AKEPT for further training in the future.

The programme consists of 5 phases (1-year training programme) which includes: -

  • Intensive training in writing, presentation, communication and leadership
  • ASEAN university visit
  • Mentor job shadowing (with YSN-ASM members)

Current postgraduate research students in all IPTAs are encouraged to apply.

Closing date for application is on  15 May 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Every participant must provide the registration form, their latest CV and write an essay of not more than 2 pages titled “My Research and Its Impact”.

For application, please email to: akept.ysp@gmail.com

Application Form