Entry requirements

  • Academic entry requirements will vary between courses. Please check the individual course page and use the equivalency table below to work out the specific requirements for your course.

    Undergraduate

    Qualifications equivalent to UK A-levels:

    • STPM (Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia)
    • Matrikulasi
    • UEC (Unified Examination Certificate)
    • SPM Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (Malaysia Certificate of Education) is GCSE equivalent but may be considered for Foundation courses subject to grades.
    Equivalencies
    A-level requirement STPM grade Matrikulasi GPA UEC and SPMt
    AAA AAA
    AAB AAB 3.0
    ABB ABB 3.0
    BBB BBB 3.0 Six grades at B3 or better at UEC
    BBC BBC 2.67 Four grades at B3 and two grades at B6 or better at UEC
    BBC BBC 2.67 Two grades at B3 and four grades at B6 or better at UEC
    CCC CCC 2.67
    CCD CCD As and Bs from SPM will be considered for integrated 4 year programmes
    EE Grade C average - for International Foundation Diploma
    GCSE Equivalencies:
    • GCSE grade B / grade 5 equivalent: SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) grade B4
    • GCSE grade C / grade 4 equivalent: SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) grade C6

    If you do not meet our minimum undergraduate requirements you may still be able to apply for one of our foundation courses.

    Postgraduate

    Please check the individual course listing for the bachelor degree requirement and use the equivalency table below to work out your specific requirement.

    Degree programmes from private higher education providers must be accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and registered within the Malaysian Qualifications Register.

    If you do not meet our minimum requirements you may still be able to apply for one of our pre-master’s courses.

    Equivalencies
    Bachelor degree requirement Equivalent grading
    2:1 (for direct entry) Class 2:i, GPA 3.0 (B+ or 65%)
    2:2 (for direct entry) Class 2:ii, GPA 2.4 (B- or 55%)
    Pass grade (for a pre-master’s course) Class 3, GPA 2.0 (50%)

    Minimum English language requirements

    One of the following:

    Equivalent academic qualifications can be accepted and we are happy to consider applicants on a case by case basis. Please contact our admissions team if you wish to discuss your specific qualifications.