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The Talisman Malaysia Limited Scholarships

In 2008, Talisman Malaysia Limited launched three scholarship programs totaling approximately $600,000 with the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Universiti Sains Malaysia and University of Malaya over the next five to six years. The Talisman Malaysia Limited Scholarships are focused on programs of study relevant to the Company’s upstream oil and gas business in Malaysia, namely geology, geophysics and petroleum and chemical engineering.

Subject to the terms of each program, the Talisman Malaysia Limited Scholarships cover the full duration of the program of study and cover costs such as: 

  • living allowance;
  • book allowance;
  • computer and printer allowance; and
  • other fees regarding field work.

Scholarship recipients will also be given priority to receive industrial training, obtain internship placements, join the new graduate program and access the campus- and office-based support activities available at Talisman

All Malaysian students in the programs listed below with a CGPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible to apply.

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

  • Bachelor of  Engineering  (Chemical or Petroleum)
  • Master of Engineering (Chemical or Petroleum)

Universiti Sains Malaysia 

  • Bachelor of Science (Geophysics)
  • Master of Science (Applied Geophysics)

University of Malaya

  • Bachelor of Science (Geology or Applied Geology)
  • Master of Science (Petroleum Geology)

To apply for the undergraduate opportunities please submit your application to the designated Faculty of the respective university above.

To apply for the graduate scholarships please submit your application to

Applications should include a cover letter in English explaining why they should receive the scholarship, their resume in English indicating their roles and responsibilities in work or volunteer experiences as well as their academic transcript. The scholarships will be awarded to individuals on the basis of both academic merit and extra curricular activities and English language skills.

The deadline for applications is July 21, 2010.

Graduates and Students


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Talisman (Malaysia) Ltd.
Level 33, Menara Citibank
165 Jalan Ampang
50450 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  +603 2055 2888
Fax: +603 2162 6972