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What is the Axiata Young Talent Programme?
The Axiata Young Talent Programme sponsors young Malaysians at three entry levels:
1. National Secondary School Programme
2. International Baccalaureate Pre-University Programme
3. Undergraduate Degree Programme
The Axiata Young Talent Programme is more than just a scholarship. It is a holistic development programme blending
educational excellence with extra-curricular programmes to develop future world-class corporate leaders. Admission
to the Axiata Young Talent Programme will equip individuals with a well-rounded education both in and out of the
classroom. This is achieved through academic support and participation in the Ax-Factor curriculum which nurtures
individuals in areas of attitude, leadership, critical thinking, communication and creativity.
How is the Axiata Young Talent Programme different?
Unlike traditional scholarships that focus only on academics, the Axiata Young Talent Programme complements
classroom education with the Ax-Factor curriculum that aspires to nurture individuals into wholesome individuals.
How often will the Ax-Factor programmes run?
Programme
Schedule
National Secondary School Programme
Selected weekends, mid-term and end of term breaks or when
notified by Axiata Foundation.
International Baccalaureate (IB) Pre-University Mid-term and end of term breaks or when notified by Axiata
Programme
Foundation.
Undergraduate Degree Programme
Winter, spring and summer breaks or when notified by Axiata
Foundation.
Is it compulsory for scholars to participate in all initiatives organised by Axiata
Foundation?
Yes, participation in all programmes and expeditions organised by Axiata Foundation under the Ax-Factor is
compulsory; unless for any valid reason for which the student is excused by Axiata from attending any programme.
What if there is an emergency of if I am ill, can I be exempted from the Ax-Factor
programme?
Yes but Axiata Foundation requires documented proof, i.e. a medical certificate.
Who can apply?
Axiata Foundation welcomes applications from Malaysian citizens or permanent residents of Malaysia only. Axiata
employees and their direct family members are not eligible to apply. Please refer to the specified criteria for each
Programme for further details.
How can I apply?
Applications for all programmes have to be submitted online. Any information provided will have to be verified with
the corresponding certified document(s) at a later stage. Please note that manual submissions will not be accepted.
What is the application process?
The application process involves the online application followed by two subsequent evaluations before candidates are
offered acceptance into the Programme. Please note that only successful candidates will be invited to the second and
final stages. For further details please go to (www.axiata.com/axiata-ytp/soe) or the relevant sections.
How many sections are there in the online application?
The candidate will be required to complete all sections of the online application; this will take approximately 45
minutes:
National Secondary School Programme International Baccalaureate (IB) Pre- Undergraduate Degree Programme
University Programme
• Section 1: Personal Details
• Section 2: Academic Information
• Section 3: Extra-curricular Information
• Section 4: Declaration
• Section 1: Personal Details
• Section 2: Academic Information
• Section 3: Extra-curricular
Information
• Section 4: Referees
• Section 5: Declaration
• Section 1: Personal Details
• Section 2: Academic Information
• Section 3: Extra-curricular
Information
• Section 4: Degree Selection
• Section 5: Referees
• Section 6: Declaration
What do I need to bring to the Axiata assessments if invited?
Successful candidates will be required to bring:
• Stationery
• Identification card (if applicable), or birth certificate
• Certified copies of academic and school leaving certificates
• Parents/guardians income statements(BE/B Forms certified by the Commissioner of Oath)
• Two copies of a recent passport photo
Further information will be provided in the invitation letter and/or correspondence with Axiata Foundation.
When will assessments and interviews happen?
Preliminary dates for further assessment can be found at www.axiata.com/axiata-ytp/soe. Please note that only
successful candidates will be contacted.
How will shortlisted candidates be contacted for further assessment?
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by Axiata Foundation via phone and/or email. Please note that only
successful candidates are contacted and invited to proceed to the second and final stages.
How will I know if I have been accepted into the Programme I applied for?
Candidates who have been successfully accepted into the Programme they have applied for will be contacted by
Axiata Foundation.
How long do I have to accept the offer into the Programme I applied for?
Candidates have approximately ten days to accept an offer into the Programme they applied for from the time of
issue.
Who can I contact for more information?
For specific enquiries, please email [email protected]