WHY CHOOSE UCSI FOUNDATION PROGRAMMES?

Specialised pathways to success

Our Foundation programmes successfully prepare students for undergraduate studies in Business, IT, Architecture, Actuarial Science, Social Sciences, Health Science and Engineering.

Learn from leading academics

Our academics are at the forefront of their disciplines and our foundation students enjoy their mentorship and guidance.

Track record of success

Many of UCSI’s foundation students go on to achieve greatly in research, as entrepreneurs or on the grandest international stages.

International Recognitions

UCSI PRE-UNIVERSITY PROGRAMMES

Foundation in Arts

Foundation in Arts is a pre-university programme that focuses on topics related to arts and humanities.

Foundation in Science

Foundation in Science focuses on science-related topics by concentrating on specific subjects related to Mathematics and Science (e.g. Physics, Chemistry, Biology).

Foundation in Music

Foundation in Music students enjoy full access to and are encouraged to participate in the UCSI’s Institute of Music’s many events on and off campus. Core courses and electives are designed to help students shine in their degree and musical career.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

  • FOUNDATION IN ARTS
    • Major in Accountings
      SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (inclusive Mathematics & a pass in English)
    • Major in Psychology
      SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (inclusive Mathematics & a science subject; Pass in English)
    • Major in Computing & Business Info Science
      SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (inclusive Mathematics)
    • Major in Mobile Computing
      SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (inclusive Additional Mathematics)
  • FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE
    • Non-medical / non pharmacy programmes
      SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (inclusive Mathematics & 1 pure science subject)
    • Medicine / Pharmacy programmes
      SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (inclusive Bs for Mathematics / Additional Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology)
      Note: Pharmacy: Minimum C is required for Bahasa Malaysia and English
  • FOUNDATION IN MUSIC
    • SPM / O-Levels   5 credits
      (audition required prior admission)

SUCCESS STORIES

FOUNDATION IN ARTS

ANDREW KWAN AUN LO

BA (Hons) Marketing
Fitness enthusiast and entrepreneur
Founder of Revelations Republic gym

FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE

Khong Mei Li

BSc (Hons) Biotechnology
PhD candidate, University of Hong Kong
Two-time UCSI University Presidential Award winner
“Best Oral Presenter” award at the 23rd Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar

FOUNDATION IN MUSIC

Maxy Chan Mei Xuan

Bachelor of Classical Music (Hons)
2014 Asia Music Competition (Seoul), Gold Award winner
2013 Asia Piano Competition (Taiwan) Gold Award winner

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