The ‘All-rounder Scholarship’ awarded under the Principal Recommendation Scheme is offered to the best secondary school students in Macao who are keen to further their studies. This scholarship covers tuition fees for the first year of their undergraduate studies, and will be renewed annually subject to meeting relevant criteria (for details, please refer to our scholarship regulations).
Special Talent Scholarship
The ‘Special Talent Scholarship’ awarded under the Principal Recommendation Scheme is offered to outstanding students with excellent achievements in sports, music and art. This scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fees for the first year of their undergraduate studies, and will be renewed annually subject to meeting relevant criteria (for details, please refer to our scholarship regulations).
Direct Admission for Recommended Students (self-funded)
Outstanding students may be admitted directly to MPI on a self-funded basis under the Principal Recommendation Scheme. Eligible students who have passed an interview will gain direct entry to MPI and will be exempted from taking admission examinations.
Applicants to be recommended must meet the following requirements:
- Holders of a valid Macao SAR Resident ID card; and
- Be currently studying in Form 6/Grade 12/Senior Middle 3 at an officially recognised secondary school in Macao.
|All-rounder Scholarship||Ranked among the top 15% of students in terms of academic performance amongst all Form 5/Grade 11/Senior Middle 2 students in their respective secondary schools.|
|Special Talent Scholarship||
|Direct Admission for Recommended Students (self-funded)||Ranked among the top 25% of students in terms of academic performance amongst all Form 5/Grade 11/Senior Middle 2 students in their respective secondary schools.|
Eligible students should complete the 【online applications】and submit the following documents to respective secondary schools:
- A printout of the application form submitted online (with the applicant's signature and photo);
- A photocopy of valid Macao SAR Resident I.D. Card (both sides of I.D. card copied on one side of an A4 size paper);
- Photocopies of Academic Reports for Senior Middle 1 & 2/Forms 4 & Form 5 (A4 size);
- Photocopies of award certificate(s) in the area of special talents (for‘Special Talent’applicants only).
Recommended applicants are exempted from application fee.
Applicants' respective schools should send the following materials to the MPI’s Registry within the application period:
- A recommendation form completed by School with Principle’s signature and school stamp;
- Students' application form and other required documents;
All documents should be sent to the MPI’s Registry (Room A101, Chi Un Building; Office hours: 9:00-17:30, Mon-Fri)
MPI will conduct an assessment of all applications upon receipt from secondary schools and an interview will be posted on the MPI website. Applicants should attend the interview as scheduled. Anyone who fails to do so will forfeit his/her eligibility. Those who have passed the interview will be admitted directly.Admission results will be announced online and can be either one of the following:
- Admitted with an ‘All-rounder scholarship’;
- Admitted with a ‘Special Talent Scholarship’;
- Admitted without a scholarship (self-funded).
Admitted applicants must settle the tuition fees of the first semester (MOP12,400) before the due date as stated on the debit note or their eligibility shall be forfeited. For applicants admitted with a scholarship, the relevant tuition fees will be refunded after student registration and commencement of the semester.
No tuition fee may be refunded if applicants subsequently decide not to register. Please visit the MPI website for details concerning ‘Tuition Fee Refund and Late Payment Regulations’ (Circular no. 01R/CG/2004).
|【Online Application】||25/9 - 13/10|
|Interview (first - choice programme)||26/10 - 7/11|
|Release of offers (first-choice programme)||Late Nov, 2017|
|Interview (second - choice programme)||From Late Nov 2017|
|Release of offers (second-choice programme)||Early Dec, 2017|
|Payment of tuition fee1||Nov – Dec, 2017|
|【Download】 of admission notice, registration guidelines and medical checkup form||May 2018|
1 Please refer to the Debit Note for exact payment dates