Special Data Package SPM and STPM 2021
What is the Special Data Package SPM/STPM 2021?
The Special Data Package SPM/STPM 2021 is an initiative mooted by YB Dato’ Saifuddin Abdullah, Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia together with MCMC with support of Telecommunications Service Providers namely Celcom Axiata Berhad (“Celcom”), Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (“Digi”), Maxis Berhad (“Maxis”), U Mobile Sdn Bhd (“U Mobile”) and Telekom Malaysia Berhad (“TM”) to assist Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysian (STPM) candidates to prepare for their examination in April this year. This package offers an exclusive Internet Plan with 15GB of data quota valid for 30 days, priced at an affordable RM20.
Who is eligible to sign-up for this special data package?
Eligibility will be
a. Students who are sitting for examinations ie Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysian (STPM) in 2021, whose year of birth is between 2001 and 2004, as determined by each package by the Telcos.
b. This package is now extended to students of higher learning institutions under 22 years of age, following the announcement by Prime Minister under the ‘Perlindungan Ekonomi & Rakyat Malaysia” (PERMAI) assistance package on 18 January 2021..
When will this special data package be made available to students?
This package is made available for purchase from 6 January 2021 with Celcom, Digi, Maxis and U Mobile, and TM from 11 January 2021 respectively. The offer will expire on 30 April 2021.
How can eligible students purchase this special data package?
Students can refer to their respective service providers for more information on ways to subscribe to the Internet Plan. Please click on the related website links below:
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How will this special data package be utilised?
Based on the processes and terms of each Service Providers, students can use the data quota immediately upon successful purchase for any or all types of internet-related web or app services. Each package is subject to terms and conditions of the respective Service Providers. Students may refer to their respective service providers for more details.
How much data will a student enjoy with this special package?
Under the Special Data Package SPM/STPM 2021 students can enjoy up to 15GB of data quota with 30 days validity. Students may refer to their respective service providers for more details.
If a student has existing data quota in their prepaid plan, and purchases this special data package, is this counted as additional quota?
Yes. Should a student have an existing data quota from another plan and purchases this Special Data Package SPM/STPM 2021, the student will get an additional 15GB data quota on top of the existing data quota. For more information on data quotas, students may refer to their respective service providers’ terms and conditions.
What happens to my unused data quota after 30 April 2021?
If you subscribe to the package on the final day, i.e. 30 April 2021, you will be able to use your data quota until the end of the 30-day validity period, i.e. 30 May 2021. Thereafter, the package and the data quota will expire. Students may refer to their respective service providers for more details.
For Hotlink customers
What is the offer period for this special data package?
a. For students who are sitting for examinations ie Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysian (STPM) in 2021, whose year of birth is between 2001 and 2004, the special package is available from 6 Jan 2021 to 30 Apr 2021
b. For students of higher learning institutions whose year of birth is between 1999-2001, the special package will be available from 25 Jan 2021 to 30 Apr 2021.
Where do I purchase the Special Data package?
Eligible customers (Hotlink Prepaid account registered NRIC with birth year 1999 -2004) will be able to purchase the Special Data Package on the Hotlink App homepage banner.
Which data quota will be utilised first? The Special Data Package or my existing data plan quota?
In the event an hourly/daily/weekly data pass is purchased with Special Data Package SPM/STPM 2021, quota from data pass with earliest expiry will be utilized first.
For Hotlink Unlimited plan, the Special Data Package SPM/STPM 2021 will be utilized first.
Can I purchase this pass more than once during the campaign period?
Yes, you may.