Diploma Entry Requirement

Bachelor’s Degree Entry Requirement

Research Degree Entry Requirement

International Students Entry Requirement

Local Entry Requirement

Diploma Programmes

Applicable for:

  1. Diploma in Information Technology
  2. Diploma in Multimedia
  3. Diploma in Animation

Entry Requirement :

A pass in SPM/SPMV with at least five (5) credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Melayu
  • Mathematics
  • and three other subjects
  • and at least pass in English

OR

Possess a Certificate from IKM/ILP recognized by the Senate or other certificates recognized by the Senate in relevant fields with a CGPA of 2.0 and above; and at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu at SPM level.


Bachelor Programmes

Applicable for:

  1. Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Hons.) in Networking Systems

Entry Requirement :

Malaysian University Examination Test (MUET) : Band 2

AND

A Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or its equivalent, with minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in 3 subjects including Mathematics and one science subject and A Pass in (SPM)or its equivalents and a pass in English

OR

A Pass in Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 in relevant fields from UniKL or from other recognized higher learning institutions by Malaysian Government

OR

Pass in UniKL Foundation in Science and Technology or its equivalents from UniKL or other recognized higher learning institutions by Malaysian Government with a minimum CGPA of 2.0; OR Pass in Matriculation in relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 2.0

OR

Pass in International Baccalaureate (IB) with at least 24 points;


Applicable for:

  1. Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons.) in Software Engineering
  2. Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons.) in Computer E-Commerce
  3. Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons.) in Computer System Security
  4. Bachelor of Multimedia Technology (Hons.) in Computer Animation
  5. Bachelor of Multimedia Technology (Hons.) in Interactive Multimedia Design
  6. Bachelor of Business Technology (Hons.) in Computer Entrepreneurial Management
  7. Bachelor of Computer Engineering (Hons.)

Entry Requirement :

A Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or its equivalent, with at least Grade C in 3 subjects or at least Grade C in 2 subjects and Grade D in 2 other subjects, with at least a credit in Mathematics at SPM level for certain programmes.

OR

A Pass in Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 in relevant fields from UniKL or from other recognized higher learning institutions

OR

Pass in UniKL Foundation in Science and Technology with a minimum CGPA of 2.0; OR Pass in Matriculation with a minimum CGPA of 2.0

OR

Pass in International Baccalaureate (IB) with at least 24 points;


Master (Research) Programme

Applicable for:

  1. Master of Information Technology

Entry Requirement :

Bachelor degree in Engineering Technology or Bachelor degree from Universiti Kuala Lumpur with minimum CGPA of 2.75
or
Bachelor degree (Honours) with CGPA of 2.75 from local or overseas university as approved by Senate, Universiti Kuala Lumpur


PhD (Research) Programme

Applicable for:

  1. PhD in Information Technology

Entry Requirement :
Master’s degree in Engineering Technology or;
Master’s degree recognize by Senate, Universiti Kuala Lumpur

International Entry Requirement

Academic Requirement – Qualification

All international students must complete at least 12 years of education and obtained certificate in Higher Secondary School equivalent to ‘A’ Level for degree programmes. UniKL welcomes applications from various countries subject to the qualification are deemed equivalent to Malaysian qualifications. Below are guidelines for some countries that equivalent to Malaysian students’ entry qualification.

COUNTRY ENTRY REQUIREMENT
Algeria

• Baccalaureate or Baccalaureate Technique
• Baccalaureate de l’Enseignement Secondaire

Bahrain • Tawjahiya (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Bangladesh • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)
Brunei • Cambridge GCE ‘O’ Level
• Cambridge GCE ‘A’ Level
Cambodia • Upper Secondary (12 Grades)
China • Senior High School Examination
Egypt • Thanaweya A’ama General Secondary School Certificate
• Secondary Education Certificate of Al-Azhar
India • Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE)
• All India Senior School Certificate
• Higher Secondary School Certificate
• ‘A’ Level
Indonesia • Sekolah Menengah Umum (SMU) 3
Iran • High School Diploma (on completion Grade 12)&Pre-University Exam (KONKUR)
Iraq • Sixth Form Baccalaureat (Adadiyah)
Jordan • Tawjihi (General Secondary Education Certificate)
Kuwait • Shahadat-al-thanawia-al-a’ama (General Secondary School Certificate)
Lebanon • Baccalaureat
Libya • Secondary School Certificate / Secondary Education Certificate
Maldives • Cambridge ‘O’ Level
• Cambridge ‘A’ Level
Myanmar • Basic Education High School Examination / Matriculation
Nigeria • West African GCE A-Level
• West African Examinations Council Senior School Certificate
Oman • Thanawiya Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Pakistan • Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC)
• Matriculation / Secondary School Certificate (SSC)
• Cambridge ‘O’ Level
• Cambridge ‘A’ Level
Palestine • Tawjihi (Certificate of General Secondary Education)
Qatar • Al-Thanawaya Al-Amah (General Secondary Education Certificate)
Saudi Arabia • Twjihiyah (General Secondary School Certificate)
South Africa • Senior Certificate / Matriculation Endorsement Standard
Sri Lanka • Sri Lankan GCE ‘O’ Level
• Sri Lankan GCE ‘A’ Level
Somalia • Secondary School Leaving Certificate
Sudan • Sudan School Certificate (SSC)
Thailand • Mathayom Suksa 6/Upper Secondary School Certificate
Turkey • Devlet Lise Diplomasi (State High School Diploma)
• Lise Bitirme Diplomasi (Private High School Diploma)
United Arab Emirates • Tawjihiyya (General Secondary School Certificate)
Vietnam • Tot Nghiep Pho Trung Hoc (Upper Secondary School Graduation Certificate
Yemen • Al-Thanawiya (General Secondary Education Certificate)

All students need to have TOEFL / ILETS and students who have attained the following test of proficiency in English are exempted from taking any English Placement Test (EPT) / English Preparatory Programs (EPP) courses:

LEVEL TOEFL IELTS
Diploma 500 (PBT)
195 (CBT)
70 (iBT)
5.5
Degree 500 (PBT)
195 (CBT)
70 (iBT)
5.5
Master / PhD 575 (PBT)
230 (CBT)
90 (iBT)
6.5
Note :
PBT – Paper Based Test
CBT – Computer Based Test
iBT – Internet Based Test