ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

FOUNDATION PROGRAMME
Foundation in Natural & Built Environments (FNBE)

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
Pass with min. 5 credits including English and Mathematics with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History

O Level
Pass with min. 5 credits including English and Mathematics

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
Pass with min. 5Bs including English and Mathematics

Other Qualifications
Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Foundation in Arts (FIA)

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
Pass with min. 5 credits including a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History

O Level
Pass with min. 5 credits

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
Pass with min. 3Bs including a pass in English

Other Qualifications
Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis

Note:
Students who wish to pursue the following Bachelor programmes are required to meet the Entry Requirements as follows:

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture
Pass SPM / O Level or equivalent with min. 5 credits including English and Mathematics and Pass an Interview and Aptitude Assessment (AA)

Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)
Pass SPM / O Level or equivalent with min. 5 credits including Mathematics

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture
Pass Portfolio Assessment of Visual Aptitude Test (VAT)
 
BACHELOR PROGRAMMES
(Please refer to Pre-Requisite)

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture

Taylor's Foundation in Design (FID)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Taylor’s Foundation in Natural & Built Environments (FNBE)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67 (not subject to interview and AA)

Other Taylor's Foundation
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Taylor's Diploma
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
Min. CGPA 2.67 in 3 subjects

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
Pass with min. 5Bs including English and Mathematics

A Levels
Min. CDD or equivalent of min. 200 points excluding General Paper in student’s first language (any combination of grade not lower than Grade D)

South Australian Matriculation (SAM)/SACE International
Min. ATAR 70

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)
Min. average of 65% in 6 subjects

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP)
Min. 28 points and above based on 6 subjects

MUFY
260/400

Foundation and Diploma from other institutions recognised by Malaysian Government
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Other Qualifications
Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis


Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)

Taylor’s Foundation in Natural & Built Environments (FNBE)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67 (not subject to AA)

Taylor's Foundation in Design (FID)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Other Taylor’s Foundation
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Taylor’s Diploma
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
Min. CGPA 2.00 for 3 subjects

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
Pass with min. 5Bs

A Levels
Min. EEE

South Australian Matriculation (SAM)/SACE International
Min. ATAR 65

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)
Min. average of 65% in 6 subjects

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP)
Min. 24 points and above based on 6 subjects

MUFY
55%

Foundation and Diploma from other institutions recognised by Malaysian Government
Pass with min. CGPA 2.67

Other Qualifications
Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis
 
POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME
(Please refer to Pre-Requisite)

Bachelor of Science or Arts in Architectural Studies with a minimum CGPA 2.67.

Student must obtain Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) Part 1 exemption/recognition prior to joining to the programme.

Any other qualifications recognised by the Board of Architects Malaysia and Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education.

Min. six (6) months practical experience after graduating from the first stage of architectural education at a registered architect’s office, approved architectural related organization or practice within the building industry.* As evidence, students are to provide a reference letter from the company that clearly indicates the duration of work experience, supported by a company profile, and portfolio of their practical experience.

*The list of registered architect office, approved architectural related organisation or practice within the building industry can be obtained from the Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) website.

Other Qualifications
Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis
 
PRE-REQUISITE
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture
  • A pass in SPM / O Level or equivalent with 5 credits including English and Mathematics with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History in SPM
  • Pass SABD Aptitude Assessment (AA)
  • Pass Admissions Committee Screening, which includes interview
Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)
  • A pass in SPM / O Level or equivalent with 5 credits including Mathematics with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History in SPM
Master of Architecture
  • Students must pass SPM / O Level with 5 credits inclusive English and Mathematics with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History
  • Pass interview which includes review of Design Portfolio and Personal Statement
ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS
(Applicable to Foundation in Arts (FIA) programme only)

IELTS   Band 4.0

TOEFL   31 (Internet Based Test)

MUET   Band 2

UEC English   C8

EET   Overall score 4.0

Taylor's IEN   Level 1- Grade B or Level 2- Grade C

Completed high school (Year 11) that was conducted in English


(Applicable to Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture programme only)

IELTS   Band 6.0

TOEFL   79 (Internet Based Test)

MUET   Band 4

UEC English   B4

O Level   Grade C

1119 (GCE-O)   Grade B

TAYLOR'S EET   Overall Score 6.0

TAYLOR'S IEN   Level 2- Grade B

Completed Pre-U / Diploma that was conducted in English


(Applicable to Bachelor of Quantity Surveying programme only)

IELTS   Band 5.0

TOEFL   34 (Internet Based Test)

MUET   Band 3

UEC English   B6

O Level   Grade C

1119 (GCE-O)   Grade C

TAYLOR'S EET   Overall Score 5.0

TAYLOR'S IEN   Level 2- Grade C

Completed Pre-U / Diploma that was conducted in English


(Applicable to Postgraduate programme only)

IELTS   Overall Band 6.5

TOEFL   88 (Internet Based Test)

MUET   Band 5

TAYLOR'S EET   Overall Score 6.5

TAYLOR'S IEN   Level 2- Grade B+

Completed Bachelor’s or Master’s degree that was conducted entirely in English

Improve your English at Taylor’s Centre for Languages (TCL)
 
All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.