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English Language Requirements - Undergraduate

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

Effective from February 2019 intake, the English requirements has been updated and International students applying for the undergraduate programmes at University of Malaya must obtain:

(a)  Band of 5.0 and above in IELTS (Academic); or
(b)  Score of 500 (PBT), 173 (CBT) or 60 (IBT) and above in TOEFL; or
(c)  Band of 3 and above in Malaysian University English Test (MUET); or
(d)  Score 41 and above in Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE Academic); or
(e)  Grade C and above in English for General Certificate of Education (A Level), University of Cambridge; or
(f)   Grade C and above in English for General Certificate of Secondary Education (O Level), University of Cambridge; or
(g)  Grade C and above in Cambridge Assessment English: First (FCE)

There is an exception in the English requirements for the following listed programmes:

FACULTY/ACADEMY

PROGRAM

ACADEMY OF ISLAMIC STUDIES

Bachelor of Shariah and Law

MEDICINE

Bachelor of Biomedical Science

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)

Bachelor of Nursing Science

SCIENCE

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry

Bachelor of Science in Biohealth

Bachelor of Science in Genetics

Bachelor of Science in Microbiology

COMPUTER SCIENCE & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Bachelor of Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Information Systems)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Computer System and Network)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering)

Bachelor of Information Technology (Multimedia)

ENGINEERING

Bachelor of Civil Engineering

Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering

BUSINESS & ACCOUNTANCY

Bachelor of Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Education Teaching English as a Second Language

DENTISTRY

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

LANGUAGES & LINGUISTICS

Bachelor of English Language & Linguistics

which the students applying for the above programmes must obtained higher score, please check the required scores in the Programmes Offered page.

 

updated: 18 / 07 / 2019

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