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Center for Research Excellence (PU-CRE)

Research Management Center (PU-RMC)

About us

The PU-RMC is the research arm of the university, it is responsible for initiating new research and innovation activities in the university. The PU-RMC provides guidance for managing, monitoring and in assisting grants application, to provide consultancy for research, innovation and publications. The PU-RMC also organises and conducts seminars and workshops to encourage and train academicians and non-academicians on research methodologies, securing research grants, managing research grants and, writing and publishing research findings.

This guidelines are for Research Assistanship application for posts listed below at the Perdana University.

  1. Graduate Research Assistant (GRA)
  2. Core-Based Research Assistant (CRA)
  3. Project –Based Research Assistant (PRA)
  4. Student Worker (Mini Fund project only)

These enrollments are to assist, Principle Investigators (PI) and co-researchers in their projects and research activities. The Principal Investigator (PI) / Manager of th the Research Management Center (PU-RMC) is fully responsible in ensuring that operational costs for appointment of candidates are adequate, and are required to make an accurate calculation of the Research Assistantship payroll.

Appointments of Research Assistant are on contractual basis, with maximum duration of appointment is not more than 12 months at a time. Extension of the duration of appointment can be considered based on the following criteria:

  1. Performance and recommendation by the Principle Investigator (PI) and Manager of Center for Research Management
  2. Availability of adequate research grants for the purpose of salary


  • Research Assistantship Application

Note: Applications for Research Assistantship shall be submitted through the Perdana University-Research Management Center (PU-RMC). Applicants are requested to submit one (1) original copy of the completed application to the Manager of PU-RMC

National Funding Bodies

Ministry of Education (MoE)

Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)

Transdisiplinari Research Grant Scheme (TRGS)

Prototype Development Reseach Grant Scheme (PRGS)

Long Term Research Grant Scheme (LRGS)

Malaysia Laboratories for Academia-Business Collaboration (MyLAB)

Guidelines for MoE Grants Application (English)

Ministry of Science, Technology & Innovation (MOSTI)

Smart Challenge Fund (SMART Fund)

Facilitation Fun

Inno Fund

International Collaboration Fund (ICF)

Malaysia Toray Science Foundation

Fulbright Malaysia

Dr. Ranjeet Bhagwan Medical Research Trust Fund

  1. RBS Research Grant
  2. RBS Grant For Research Workshop
MAKNA Cancer Research Award

Newton-Ungku Omar Fund


International Funding Bodies
US Department of Health & Human Sciences

National Institute of Health

Wellcome Trust International Funding
The World Academy of Science (TWAS)
For Women in Science
Biomedical Resource and Technology Development Grants
Climate Change and Health Awards
Collaborative Awards in Science
Epidemic Preparedness: Preventing and Controlling Cholera
Innovator Awards: Digital Technologies
International Intermediate Fellowships
International Master’s Fellowships
International Training Fellowships
Investigator Awards in Science
Joint Global Health Trials Scheme
Joint Health Systems Research Initiative
Longitudinal Population Study Grants
Open Research Fund
Seed Awards in Science
Senior Research Fellowships
Fogarty International Center
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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Useful Information


Blacklisted journal by MOE

FOUR (4) publishers NOT Recognized by Malaysia Ministry of Education (MOE):

  1. EuroJournals Inc.
  2. Common Ground Publishing
  3. Academic Journals
  4. African World Press

Perdana University Center for Research Excellence
Block D1, MAEPS Building
MARDI Complex, Jalan MAEPS Perdana
43400 Serdang
Selangor, Malaysia

+6 (03) 8941 8646

[email protected]

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2.980149, 101.699961



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