At Veritas, we are constantly re-thinking the learning process. Based on our guiding pillars of quality, affordability and flexibility, in line with UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, we are driven to continuously innovate and offer some of the most affordable courses available.
In 2019 we are taking a bold step further. Veritas is now the WORLDS’S FIRST PAY IT FORWARD UNIVERSITY. For every student that signs up for our course, VERITAS WILL PAY IT FORWARD and give a deserving student their education for FREE!
It’s time to empower ourselves and the community around us. Together, we can create a brighter future for everyone!
What is it?
The Pay-It-Forward Education Programme by VUC, is the first of its kind in the world.
We aim to kick start a global phenomenon through a revolutionary and ambitious sustainable fund-raising ecosystem where quality education is made accessible, by those who are able, to individuals who simply cannot afford higher education.
This programme is committed to leave no one behind and transforming lives through education.
How does it work?
Simply sign up for a Course at VUC to activate the Pay-It-Forward Programme, at NO Cost to you!!!
All you need is to:
- Meet the minimum entry requirements of the course of your choice.
- Be a paying student, either self-funded or have obtained a study loan, grant or scholarship from a third party.
Who Is it for?
The Pay-It-Forward Education Programme by VUC primarily seeks to make a difference and give access to quality education to:
All you need is to:
- The Underprivileged
Malaysians who may not have access to higher education due to socio-economic barriers such as individuals from B40 segment within our community.
- The Special Needs Community
Malaysians who may be at disadvantage due to learning difficulties, physical disabilities or behavioral problems.
Individual refugees registered with UNHCR who are denied the opportunity to develop due to geopolitical consideration
Criteria for Eligibility
To be eligible as a beneficiary to VUC’s Pay-It-Forward programme, you need to satisfy the following conditions:
- You are Malaysian (unless you are applying as a refugee)
- Your net monthly household income does not exceed RM4,000 and/or is form the B40 segment
- You meet the minimum entry requirements of the programme of your choice (Kindly note the Pay-It-Forward programme only extends to pre-university and undergradute programmes).
- If you are applying as a refugee, you are required to have a valid UNHCR Card.
Is it really Free?
As a self-funded student, you are benefactor and activator of the VUC Pay-It-Forward Initiative. There are no additional cost to you whatsoever. however, in the pursuit of your education, you have made a difference by helping a person in need getting an education and the ooportunity to transform his/her life.
For benificiaries or candidates, all tuition and examination fees are waived. There is an annual RM500 resource fee which includes textbook, physical and digital study materials, access to digital library and other available facilities.
You will be required to fill the Application Forms (Course Registration Form and Beneficiary Form) for us to begin the selection process and where necessary, provide documentation to support your application. If shortlisted, you will be invited for an interview with our Selection Panel.