University of Nottingham Malaysia
Study in Malaysia

National Higher Education Fund (PTPTN)

National Higher Education Fund: Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN)

Loan eligibility requirements

To receive this loan, students must:

  • Be a Malaysian citizen, pursuing full time undergraduate programme in UNM.
  • Not receiving any financial assistance from other bodies.
  • Subjected to the ‘mean test’ – evaluation of family financial status.

Loan Disbursement

  • Payments will be made directly to student's personal AFFIN BANK account.
  • Payments are made once per academic year (upon confirmation of passing mark 40% and above)*
  • The first payment is released only after PTPTN receives the completed set of agreement.
  • There will be insurance deduction for every disbursement of loan.

PTPTN Loan Amount (for Undergraduate Programmes only)

 Type of ProgrammesIncome Category
Non-Science Programmes  13,600 pa 10,200 pa 6,800 pa
Science Programmes 14,030 pa 10,520 pa 7,010 pa
Pharmacy, Dentistry and Health Science Programmes* 17,000 pa 12,750 pa 8,500 pa
*MPharm and PHS


B40 = parents listed to receive Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) and income below RM4,000 per month

M40 = parents' income between RM4,001 to RM8,000 per month

T20 = parents' income more than RM8,000 per month

Loan Repayment

  • Subject to loan amount and course pursued.
  • Repayments will commence 12 months after completion of studies or after securing a job, whichever is earlier.

Online Application: How To Apply (* Compulsory)

  • Open a personal saving’s account at * Affin Bank.
  • Open *Skim Simpanan Pendidikan Nasional (SSPN) account (minimum saving of RM 20) at PTPTN website.
  • Buy pin no at * Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN) or PTPTN website.
  • Log into and apply online.

Briefing sessions will be arranged, kindly contact us for more information.

Documents To Prepare 

  • Print out of ‘Butiran Peribadi’ from PTPTN website.
  • Copy of undergraduate programme offer letter.
  • 2 Setem Hasil.

The above documents need to be prepared after the loan approval is obtained.

University and course codes

The University's Code – BJ7

Faculty of Arts & Social Science course code
Course name Code
BSc (Hons) Business, Economics & Finance D3682
BSc (Hons) Finance, Accounting & Management D3664
BSc (Hons) Business, Economics & Management D3668
BSc (Hons) International Business Management D3675
BSc (Hons) Management  D3677
BSc (Hons) Applied Psychology and Management D3696
BA (Hons) International Communication Studies D3653
BA (Hons) International Communication Studies with English Language Literature D3659
BA (Hons) International Communication Studies with Film and Television Studies D3665
BA (Hons) International Communication Studies with Performing Arts D4371
BA (Hons) in Liberal Arts  D4370
BA (Hons) International Relations D3684
BA (Hons) International with Japanese D3672
BA (Hons) International with French D3655
BA (Hons) International Relations with Spanish D3669
BA (Hons) International Relations with Mandarin D3662
BA (Hons) International Relations with German D3661
BA (Hons) International Relations with Korean D0881
BA (Hons) English with Creative Writing D3658
BSc (Hons) Economics D3681
BSc (Hons) Economics with International Economics D3666
BA (Hons) Education (TESOL) D3670
BEd (Hons) TESOL D3676
BA (Hons) with Joint Honours Politics and Economics D0882
BA (Hons) in International Development D0883
BA (Hons) in Asian and International Studies D3663
BSc (Hons) in Banking and Finance  D0885
BSc (Hons) in Banking and Finance with Islamic Banking D0886
BA (Hons) in English Language and Literature D3656
Faculty of Engineering course codes
Course name Code
BEng(Hons)/MEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering D3674
BEng(Hons)/MEng(Hons) Chemical Engineering with Environmental Engineering D3693
BEng(Hons)/MEng(Hons) Civil Engineering D3697
BEng(Hons)/MEng(Hons) Mechanical Engineering D3694
BEng(Hons)/MEng(Hons) Mechatronic Engineering D3651
BEng(Hons)/MEng(Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering D3701
BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Management D3673


Faculty of Science course codes

Course name                                                                                                  Code
BSc (Hons) Computer Science D3698
BSc (Hons) Biotechnology D3685
BSc (Hons) Nutrition D3695
BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical & Health Sciences D3657
MPharm (Hons) Master of Pharmacy     *only applicable in Malaysia Campus D3699
BSc (Hons) Psychology D3671
BSc (Hons) Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience D3686
Bsc (Hons) Biomedical Science D3690
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence     *only applicable in Malaysia campus D3654
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering D3652
BSc (Hons) Enviromental Science       D3691


Application Deadline for 2020/2021 

  30 Sept 2020 & 31 Oct 2020



All applications are subject to PTPTN policy and procedures at the time.

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