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UTM Foundation Programme

The UTM Foundation Programme offers students an alternative choice of pre-university education, other than matriculation, the Malaysian Higher School Certificate (STPM), and other foundation programmes recognised by the Malaysian government.

It provides students with the basic knowledge in Engineering, Science and Social Science that will prepare them for their next education pathway in UTM, through the UTM International Degree Programme (UTM-IDP). The programme is conducted in full time mode over the course of one year. 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
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Foundation in Physical Science

MALAYSIAN APPLICANTS

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • A Malaysian citizen

  • A pass with at least 5 credits including Bahasa Melayu at SPM Level and

  • A pass in Sejarah at SPM Level

SPECIAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

A pass in SPM / SPMV level with credits in at least 5 (Five) of the taken subjects including:

  • Mathematics

  • Chemistry

  • Physics

  • Additional Mathematics

  • ONE (1) credit from any other subjects.

 

OR

A pass in O-Level with at least Grade B in any 3 of the taken subjects including Mathematics and two Science subjects.
 

OR
Other equivalent qualification recognized by the government

 

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

Pass O-Level with at least a Grade B in 3 subjects including Mathematics and two Science subjects.


OR
Other equivalent school qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.

 

AND
In accordance with the country requirements as approved by the University Senate.

 

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Foundation in Life Science

MALAYSIAN APPLICANTS

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • A Malaysian citizen

  • A pass with at least 5 credits including Bahasa Melayu at SPM Level and

  • A pass in Sejarah at SPM Level

SPECIAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

A pass in SPM / SPMV level with credits in at least 5 (Five) of the taken subjects including:

  • Mathematics

  • Chemistry

  • Physics/ Biology

  • Additional Mathematics

  • ONE (1) credit from any other subjects.

 

OR

A pass in O-Level with at least Grade B in any 3 of the taken subjects including Mathematics and two Science subjects.
 

OR
Other equivalent qualification recognized by the government

 

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

Pass O-Level with at least a Grade B in 3 subjects including Mathematics and two Science subjects.


OR
Other equivalent school qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.

 

AND
In accordance with the country requirements as approved by the University Senate.

 

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Foundation in Social Science

MALAYSIAN APPLICANTS

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • A Malaysian citizen

  • A pass with at least 5 credits including Bahasa Melayu at SPM Level and

  • A pass in Sejarah at SPM Level

SPECIAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

A pass in SPM / SPMV with credits in at least 5 (Five) of the taken subjects including Mathematics.
OR
A pass in O-Level with at least Grade B in any 3 of the taken subjects including Mathematics.
OR
Other equivalent qualification recognized by the government

 

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

Pass O-Level with at least a Grade B in 3 subjects including Mathematics.


OR
Other equivalent school qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.

 

AND
In accordance with the country requirements as approved by the University Senate.

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