Foundation in Science

International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW)
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Qualification
Foundation / Pre-U / A-level
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
1 year
Intakes
January May September
Tuition fee (local)
US$ 4,032
Tuition fee (foreign)
Information not available

Entry Requirements

Biotechnology field of studies:

  • Minimum credit (5) in subjects including Mathematics and any science subject;
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government or University’s Senate.

Built Environment/Computer field of studies:

  • Pass SPM/SPMV with minimum credit (5) in subjects including Mathematics;
  • Pass O-Level with minimum credit in three (3) subjects including Mathematics;
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government or University’s Senate.

Medical and Health Science field of studies:

  • Minimum credits in 5 subjects including any of these:
    • Biology
    • Physics
    • Mathematics
    • Chemistry
    • English
    • Applied Science
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government or University’s Senate.

Engineering field of studies:

  • Minimum credit in five (5) subjects including Mathematics and any two other science subjects;
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government or University’s Senate.

Medicine or Dentistry field of studies:

  • Minimum grade B in 
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics OR Additional Mathematics
  • Any one subject
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government or University’s Senate.

Pharmacy field of studies:

  • Minimum credit in three (3) subjects including any science subject; 
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government or University’s Senate.

English requirement for international students

  • Pass IUMW Intensive English, or IELTS with minimum Band 5, or TOEFL with a minimum score of 500

Curriculum

Semester 1

  • Biology 1
  • Chemistry 1
  • Physics 1
  • Mathematics 1
  • Study Skills
  • Co-Curricular 1

Semester 2

  • Biology 2
  • Chemistry 2
  • Physics 2
  • Mathematics 2
  • English 1
  • Critical Thinking
  • Co-Curricular 2

Semester 3

  • Biology 3
  • Chemistry 3
  • Physics 3
  • Statistics & Probability
  • English 2
  • Information & Communication Technology

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