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Entry Requirements for Malaysian Applicants

Minimum Entry Requirements

Applicants are eligible to apply for admission if they possess the following or equivalent qualifications:-

 

- Malaysia Higher School Certificate (STPM (Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia)#

- Matriculation Certificate (Matrikulasi)#

- Unified Examination Certificate, Senior Middle Level (UEC

- Other qualifications

Language Requirements

 

  • Matriculation Certificate (Matrikulasi)#
    • GPA 1.00 / D in Matrikulasi in Mathematics;
    • GPA 1.00 / D in Matrikulasi in other TWO subjects;
    • GPA 2.00 / C in Matrikulasi in Chinese, or in ONE subject which should be different from the above subjects; and
    • GPA 2.00 / C in Matrikulasi in English, or Any one of the English language requirements listed in the table below

 

  • Unified Examination Certificate, Senior Middle Level (UEC)#
    • Grade B6 in UEC in Mathematics;
    • Grade B6 in UEC in other TWO subjects;
    • Grade A2 in UEC in Chinese, or in ONE subject which should be different from the above subjects; and
    • Grade A2 in UEC in English, or Any one of the English language requirements listed in the table below

 

  • Other qualifications
    • Holder of International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma with Grade 4 or 5 in IB English subjects (Higher or Standard Level);
    • Holder of Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC) Level 3 Diploma of “MM” Grades or a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma of “MPP” Grade*; and Grade C or above in IGCSE English Language or English as a Second Language.; or
    • Other equivalent academic qualifications (subject to the individual assessment by the Faculties)

 

# Subject to the internal approval by THEi Academic Board

* “M” stands for Merit and “P” stands for Pass

 

Language Requirements

The following English Language results are required in the application:

 

English Language Qualifications

Required Qualifications

Test of English as a Foreign Language
(TOEFL)

A score of 550  (paper-based) / 213  (computer-based) / 79  (internet-based)

International English Language Testing System
(IELTS)

An overall score of  6.0

GCSE  /  IGCSE  /  GCE O-level  English Language

Grade  C

GCE A-level  /  GCE AS-level  English Language

Grade  E

International Baccalaureate ( IB ) English Language

Level  5
(Standard-Level English Language Syllabus B) / 
Level  4
(Higher-Level English Language Syllabus B) / 
Level  4
(Standard- / Higher-Level English Language Syllabus A)

English Language results of overseas examinations recognised by VTC

To be considered on individual merits

 

Notes:
The TOEFL or IELTS results submitted must be within a 2-year period from the date of the test or examination to the date of commencement of study.