To begin studying in Malaysia, there are a range of entry requirements you may have to meet. Requirements may vary depending on the level of education you want to study.
English language requirements
Applicants are required to provide results of an English language test. The English language skill level might defer from one institution to another or depending on the desired program.
Undergraduate Admission Criteria
For admission into bachelor-level programs, Students usually must have completed secondary school. There may also be course-content requirements or grade-point average minimums. As undergraduate schools have limited space, there is competition for admission.
Graduate Admission Criteria
For admission into Master’s degree program in Malaysia, students must complete a bachelor’s degree and submit the documents required by the University.
For entry into a Doctorate degree program, students must have completed their Masters. Students must have the fundamental theoretical knowledge to carry out their independent studies. In order to determine a candidate’s suitability for PhD program.
Malaysia has its own educational grading system. Different level and institution of education uses different grading scheme. Some Universities follow weighted average pattern to calculate percentage
The grading system might defer from one Institution to another and can be different from one country to another, thus, the GPA measure might be imprecise and the Australian educational system will assess applicants GPA based on the educational institution and country previous studies and qualification completed.
Evidence of funds
Applicants must be aware of the financials and the cost when choosing Malaysia as their destination of study, applicants must show sufficient funds to support themselves and the family members who might accompany while in Malaysia.
Required Financial Support is estimated as:
Living costs: 5000 – 7000 USD
Course fees: 4000 – 6000 USD
Required Documents for Admissions
1. Main applicants passport or official translation of birth certificate.
2. Official translation of Students academic certificates and transcript or records.
3. Professional academic resume (Curriculum VItae).
4. Statement of purpose (Motivation letter).
5. English language certificate such as (IELTS, TOFFEL)(If not holding a certificate, student can sit for the university English language placement test).
6. Official translation of the transcript, depending on qualifications and educational levels, Diploma.
7. Two Academic references.
8.Official translation of employment letter (if applicable).
9.Research proposal outlining students research for applicants interested in Master by research or PhD programs.