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Welcome to students from Malaysia

Here you will find important information for Malaysian students on entry requirements, who to speak to and when and where you can meet our representatives in your country. For support through the application process or if you have any questions, please contact us.

The University of Hertfordshire offers a welcoming community of over 3,800 international students from more than 100 countries worldwide.

Popular subject areas for Malaysia students at the University include:

Entry Requirements

We typically require the following qualifications from Malaysian students:

Point of Entry Academic Requirements * Language Requirements * +
Foundation 5 passes at SPM, 4 with grades above 6C, including Maths and English IELTS 4.5 with no less than 4.0 in any band
Undergraduate (year 1)
  • 3 STPMs at the required grade (course dependent)
  • UEC students need an overall mark of at least 75% or A1 & A2 Distinction in all exams taken at Senior Middle Level
  • Maths SPM 1-6C
IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band OR SPM 1119 1-6C
Undergraduate (year 2/3) We have a number of credit transfer agreements in place with institutions in Malaysia which allow students to come directly into Year 2 or 3. To check if you are on one of these credit transfer courses please email Ellen Marriott, Malaysia market manager IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band OR SPM 1119 1-6C
Pre-masters A 3rd class honours Bachelor Degree (4 years in Public Universities, 3 years in Private Universities) IELTS 5.5 with no less than 5.5 in any band
Postgraduate Taught
  • A second lower class honours Bachelor Degree (4 years in Public Universities, 3 years in Private Universities)
  • Maths SPM 1-6C
IELTS 6.0 or 6.5 (depending on course)with no less than 5.5 in any band OR SPM 1119 1-6C

*Some courses may vary and/or have specific requirements – for details of the entry requirements for your course, please see our Course pages or contact us to check your qualifications. Please note that all applications are assessed on an individual basis. For details of accepted English language qualifications please see our How to Apply page.

Institutional links

Currently, some 4,000 students are studying a Hertfordshire qualification at one of our partner institutions in the UK or overseas. Our links in Malaysia include full and dual franchise programmes, and recognition and articulation agreements with various institutions. For more information, please see the International Partners page or contact us.

Our representatives in Malaysia

We work with the following local representatives in Malaysia. They will provide you with detailed information about the University and its programmes and can offer practical assistance throughout the application process.

There will be a £50 administration fee to change your representative.

J M Education Counselling Centre
36-38 Jalan SS 15/8
Subang Jaya 47500
Selangor
Malaysia
tel: (60) 03 5633 4732/3765
fax: (60) 03 5634 1944
pnlim@jmecc.com

Indrani Kuppusamy
Partnership Manager
University of Hertfordshire
Menara KH
Unit 3-01, 3rd Floor
Jalan Sultan Ismail
50250 Kuala Lumpur
tel: 603 21438577

Meet us in Malaysia

We're delighted to let you know that the University does visit Malaysia. Please come along to meet us to find out more about studying at the University of Hertfordshire and to make an application.

See our forthcoming country visits.