ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

FOUNDATION PROGRAMME
Foundation in Communication (FICM)

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

O Level
Pass with min. 5 credits including English

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

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)
 
DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
Diploma in Communication (DICM)

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
Pass with min. 3 credits including English with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History

O Level
Pass with min. 3 credits including English

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

Other Qualifications
Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis
 
BACHELOR PROGRAMMES
Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons)
Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) Advertising
Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) Broadcasting
Bachelor of Mass Communcation (Hons) Public Relations & Event Management
Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) Public Relations & Marketing

Taylor’s Foundation in Arts (FIA)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Taylor’s Foundation in Communication (FICM)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Taylor’s Diploma in Communication (DICM)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
Min. CGPA 2.00 in 3 subjects and min. Grade C for each subject

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

A Levels
Min. EEE (3 subjects)

South Australian Matriculation (SAM)/SACE International
Min. ATAR 55

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)
Min. average of 55% in 6 subjects

International Baccalaureate (IB)
Min. 24 points in 6 subjects

Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)
55%

Other Qualifications
Pass Foundation / Pre-University / Diploma / Matriculation from institutions recognised by MOE or pass HSC with UAI 55%.

Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
 
POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES
Master of Communication

Coursework Mode
i. A recognised Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA 2.50 or equivalent
or
ii. All Bachelor's degree with a 2.00 CGPA < 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian or National Government, AND a minimum of 5 years related work experience.

Mixed Mode
i. A recognised Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA 2.75
or
ii. A recognised Bachelor’s degree below CGPA 2.75 but above CGPA 2.50, can be accepted subject to undertaking a written communication assessment and passing two pre-requisite modules – Introduction to Mass Communication and Communication Theory
or
iii. A recognised Bachelor’s degree below CGPA 2.50, and work experience of a minimum of 5 years in relevant/related field can be accepted.


For international students: IELTS 6.0 / TOEFL 600 (May join IEN preparatory course and achieve the IELTS score)

Note:
The following criteria shall apply for working adults applying for Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL):
a) All applicants are subjected to appropriate APEL assessments conducted by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).
b) The APEL provision is only to be applied to Malaysian nationals
 
PRE-REQUISITE
(Pre-Requisite for Bachelor programmes only)
  • Pass SPM / O Level or equivalent, 5 credits including English for entry with pre-university / foundation qualification.
  • Pass SPM / O Level or equivalent, 3 credits including English for entry with Diploma qualification.
  • Candidates without a credit in English at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted if the STPM / Foundation / Diploma / Matriculation programme contains subjects in English that are equivalent or higher to English at SPM level.
ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS
Foundation in Arts (FIA) programme

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


Bachelor programmes

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


Postgraduate programmes

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
 

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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.