Malaysia Entry Requirements

You can find information below containing the minimum qualifications you will require. This varies depending on whether you want to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. Entry requirements do also vary for each course, but the information here will give you a general guide.

As well as your academic qualifications we will also consider your personal statement and references. If you are studying A Levels or the International Baccalaureate, you can find these entry requirements on the course pages in our Online Prospectus. 

We will also consider other qualifications that are not listed below. Please contact our International Admissions Team ( for further information.


Malaysia Entry Requirements

Qualification: Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

Grade: Minimum Grade C in five academic subjects

English language: 4.5 IELTS overall with no skill below 4.5 (or equivalent)

One of the following:

  • Sijil Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
  • Matriculation Certificate


  • Minimum of 3 Principal Passes (Grades A-C)
  • Overall mark 75% or B3 (Grades A1-B6)
  • CGPA above 2.00 or equivalent

English language:

6.0 overall with no skill below 5.5 (or equivalent)

Qualification: Malaysia Honours Degree

Grade: Minimum GPA 2.5 / 4 or Class 2 Division 2

English language: 6.0 overall with no skill below 5.5 (or equivalent)

English Language Requirements

Find out more about our English language requirements and the qualifications we accept.

English Language Requirements