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Foundation Entry Requirements

FOUNDATION PROGRAMME

The Foundation programme gives you an opportunity to sample your future areas of study. This helps you choose which Degree programme to pursue.

  • ROUTE (Business, Finance and Design Pathway)

    • 5 Credits in at least 5 subjects at SPM level with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
    • 5 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 5 subjects at IGCSE/O-Levels;
    • 3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects in UEC.
    • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.
  • ROUTE (Computing & Technology, Accounting, Actuarial Studies Pathway)
    • 5 Credits in at least 5 subjects at SPM level including a Credit in Mathematics with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
    • 5 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 5 subjects including Mathematics at IGCSE/O-Levels;
    • 3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects in UEC including Mathematics.
    • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.
  • ROUTE (Engineering Pathway)
    • 5 Credits in at least 5 subjects at SPM level including a Credit in Mathematics and Physics OR Chemistry OR Technical Science with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
    • 5 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 5 subjects including Mathematics and Physics OR Chemistry OR Technical Science at IGCSE/O-Levels;
    • 3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects in UEC including Mathematics and Physics OR Chemistry OR Technical Science.
    • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

A credit pass in Mathematics at SPM/O-Levels is required for some programmes for entry to Degree after Route (Business, Finance and Design Pathway). For detailed entry requirements for Degree programmes, please see below.

(Note that for the programmes listed here, a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History) at SPM level is required for all Malaysian students).