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Malaysia

The University of Central Lancashire welcomes Malaysian students.

English language requirements

Entry Requirements

UCLan Programme Minimum Entry Qualification Minimum English Language requirements
Undergraduate – Year 0 - 72 tariff points       STPM is equivalent to A-levels on a grade for grade basis.
Grade UCAS Points

A

48

B

40

C

32

OR
Malaysian Ministry of Education Matriculation Programme in Science, Technical, Accountancy pass.
OR Senior Middle and Vocational Unified Examination (UEC) 4 subjects with an average of grade C7 or above (not including Chinese or Malay). Where a specific subject is required at A-level the equivalent subject should be counted in the 4 academic subjects).
OR
Successful completion of a one-year  or two-year post SPM full-time Certificate or Diploma including Malaysian Polytechnic Certificate course at pass.
SPM 1119 grade C or above
Or
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Undergraduate - Year 1 entry
112 tariff points
STPM is equivalent to A-levels on a grade for grade basis.
Grade UCAS Points

A

48

B

40

C

32

OR
Malaysian Ministry of Education Matriculation Programme in Science, Technical, Accountancy average GPA 2.2. Where a specific subject is required at A-level the relevant stream should have been studied.
OR

Senior Middle and Vocational Unified Examination (UEC)

5 subjects with an average of grade B5 or above (not including Chinese or Malay). None of the 5 subjects should be below B6. Where a specific subject is required at A-level the equivalent subject should be counted in the 5 academic subjects).
OR
Successful completion of a one-year  or two-year post SPM full-time Certificate or Diploma including Malaysian Polytechnic Certificate course (50%/C/GPA 2.0)
SPM 1119 grade C or above
Or
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Masters Bachelors degree from a university or recognised private universities/colleges, with CGPA of minimum 2.5/4 or a 2:2 SPM 1119 grade C or above
Or
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

If your academic and/or English language qualifications are not sufficient to allow for direct entry to one of our undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes, you may wish to consider one of our Undergraduate or Master Foundation Programmes, offered at UCLan by ONCampus. Successful completion of this programme can guarantee entry to a wide range of programmes at UCLan.

The University of Central Lancashire has a wide range of Scholarships and Bursaries available for international students. Below are the criteria for the award of the Merit and Excellence Scholarship.

  Undergraduate Postgraduate Taught
Merit Scholarship criteria STPM is equivalent to A-levels on a grade for grade basis. 120 UCAS points.
OR
Malaysian Ministry of Education Matriculation Programme in Science, Technical, Accountancy average GPA 2.3.
OR
Senior Middle and Vocational Unified Examination (UEC)
5 subjects with an average of grade B4 or above
OR
Successful completion of a one-year  or two-year post SPM full-time Certificate or Diploma including Malaysian Polytechnic Certificate course (55%/C+/GPA 2.3)
CGPA 3/4
OR
2:1
Excellence Scholarship criteria STPM is equivalent to A-levels on a grade for grade basis. 136 UCAS points.
OR
Malaysian Ministry of Education Matriculation Programme in Science, Technical, Accountancy average GPA 2.8.
OR
Senior Middle and Vocational Unified Examination (UEC)
5 subjects with an average of grade A2 or above
CGPA 3.5/4
OR
1st

Please note that these scholarships are not available for MBBS programme; distance learning programmes, Pre-Sessional Programmes or Postgraduate Research Programmes.

How to apply

We welcome applications from all international students. For information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate applications, please visit our ‘How to apply’ section for international students.

Contact us

Emily Page, Regional Manager
epage@uclan.ac.uk
01772 895029

Agents

Other Contacts

British Council Kuala Lumpur Centre
Ground Floor, West Block
Wisma Selangor Dredging
142C Jalan Ampang
50450 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: +60 (0)3 2723 7900
Fax: +60 (0)3 2713 6599
E-mail: kualalumpur@britishcouncil.org.my

British Council Penang Centre
3 Weld Quay
10300 Penang, Malaysia
Tel: + 60 (0)4 263 0330
Fax: + 60 (0)4 263 3262
E-mail: penang@britishcouncil.org.my

British Council Kuching Centre
Sublot 63, Block A, Level 2
Taman Sri Sarawak Mall
93100 Kuching
Sarawak, Malaysia
Tel: +60 (0)82 256 044
Fax: +60 (0)82 425 199
E-mail: sarawak@britishcouncil.org.my

British Council Kota Kinabalu centre
Ground Floor
4 Jalan Api-Api
Off Jalan Gaya
88000 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah, Malaysia
Tel: +60 (0)88 222 059
Fax: +60 (0)88 238 059
E-mail: sabah@britishcouncil.org.my

British High Commission
185 Jalan Ampang
50450 Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur
Tel: (+60) (3) 2170 2200
Fax:(+60) (3) 2170 2370

Office hours (Local time):
Monday-Thursday: 08:00-12:30 / 13:15-16:30; Friday: 08:00-12:30

Office hours (GMT):
Monday-Thursday: 00:00-04:30 / 05:15-08:30; Friday: 00:00-04:30

How to apply (Image)

How to apply

Information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate international applications.

Information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate international applications.

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International Tuition Fees

Full listing of our tuition fees for international students

Full listing of our tuition fees for international students

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Bursaries and Scholarships

Our international scholarships are available to students who can demonstrate academic and personal excellence.

Our international scholarships are available to students who can demonstrate academic and personal excellence.

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Foundation Programme

Our UCLan International Foundation Programme are for students that don’t meet the entry or academic requirements.

Our UCLan International Foundation Programme are for students that don’t meet the entry or academic requirements.

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VISA Advice

Information, help and guidance on obtaining your visa.

Information, help and guidance on obtaining your visa.

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Study Abroad

If you want to see the world, experience different cultures and enhance your career prospects, study abroad with UCLan.

If you want to see the world, experience different cultures and enhance your career prospects, study abroad with UCLan.