• The STEM Scholarship was established by the University of Macau (UM) to attract outstanding local students to pursue studies in programmes related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.


  • Applicable to local students who are admitted to master’s degree programmes in the STEM disciplines from academic year 2022/2023 onwards.

Disciplines of Scholarship

STEM disciplines include :

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Electromechanical Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics and Chemistry
  • Applied Materials
  • Internet of Things
  • Microelectronics
  • Data Science
  • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
  • Financial Technology and E-Commence Technology

Scholarship Content and Disbursement

  • Scholarship recipients of master’s degree programmes will receive a one-off scholarship in their first year of study.
  • The scholarship is one-off and students can only receive once throughout their entire study period of the programme.
  • It is also compatible with other types of scholarships, academic awards and allowances offered by the UM.