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Number of Students

The University of South Wales is a popular choice amongst Malaysian students and has been welcoming students from Malaysia to its three campuses for many years.

Popular courses amongst Malaysian students are Master of Chiropractic, BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering, BA (Hons) Logistics and Supply Chain Management, MSc Islamic Banking and Finance and MSc Safety, Health and Environmental Management.

Students from Malaysia have appreciated the scholarships offered by the University and have enjoyed the high standard of living but relatively low cost of living that South Wales offers. Students appreciate the friendly, safe and welcoming environment of the university and benefit hugely from the location – surrounded by breathtaking scenery and impressive historical landscapes, boasting excellent transport links and the buzz of two dynamic Welsh cities.

To download a leaflet with further information for Malaysian students please click here

We hope you find the information for Malaysian students in this section of the website useful. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!

Fees and Scholarships

Scholarships

Students from Malaysia are eligible to receive our International Academic Scholarships which are available across all levels of study.

  • International Academic Scholarships of £1,500 for undergraduate students
  • International Academic Scholarships of £2,000 for postgraduate students
  • International Academic Scholarships of £1,500 for MBA students

Additional information regarding scholarships can be found here.

Fees

Undergraduate Fees
Please refer to our Undergraduate Fees and Funding page.

Postgraduate Fees
For the latest information, please check Postgraduate Fees and Funding page.

You will automatically be considered for a scholarship when you make your application and you do not need to make a separate application. You will receive confirmation of any scholarship awarded with your offer letter.

Entry Requirements

Foundation Entry Requirements

Students who have passed year 12 (SPM school leaver) will be considered for entry onto the International Foundation Programme ; you must also have an IELTS score of 5.0 or equivalent.

Students who have passed year 12 (SPM school leaver) will be considered for entry onto a Foundation Year Programme ; you must also have an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent.

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

English qualifications

Proficiency in English is essential for Undergraduate study. Where a student has completed English Language as part of their Singapore/Cambridge GCE O Level studies, a minimum of Grade C is required. The University of South Wales also recognises the following English language qualifications:

  • GCSE English at grade C
  • IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum 5.5 in each band)

Don’t worry if you do not meet these requirements as we offer a range of English Language Courses to prepare you for academic studies.


Academic Qualifications

  • Holders of the Singapore/Cambridge GCE A Level will be considered against the standard UCAS tariff for each individual course for direct admission to first degree programmes.
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum of 24 points or ‘A’ levels obtained in Malaysia will be considered for direct admission to first degree programmes. Please refer to our courses page for detailed entry requirements. Students who do not meet the entry requirement will be considered for a Foundation year.
  • Holders of Polytechnic Advanced Diplomas/Higher National Diplomas will be considered for advanced entry into Bachelors degree programmes on an individual basis.
  • Holders of Advanced Diplomas/Higher National Diplomas in a business-related subject will be considered for our BA (Hons) Management and Business, a one year top-up course.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

English Qualifications

Proficiency in English is essential for Undergraduate study. Where a student has completed English Language as part of their Singapore/Cambridge GCE O Level studies, a minimum of Grade C is required. The University of South Wales also recognises the following English language qualifications:

  • GCSE English at grade C
  • IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 5.5 in each band)

Don’t worry if you do not meet these requirements as we offer a range of English Language Courses to prepare you for academic studies.

Academic Qualifications

  • Holders of a good Bachelor degree from a public University will be considered for postgraduate Masters degree courses.
  • Applicants with a Masters degree will be considered for entry to Ph.D. studies.

Student Profiles

Shahnurraisa Mohd Zain, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, MSc International Business and Enterprise

Why did you choose this course?
Pursuing a International Business & Enterprise course has been one of my childhood dreams. I’ve been exposed to business environment since I was a child simply ...

Muhammad Mahfuz Al-Hafiz Muhammad Faizal, Kuala Lumpur, MSc Renewable Energy and Resource Management

Why did you choose this course?

I decided to read the MSc Renewable Energy and Resource Management because there is an increasing need for alternative fuel as well as alternative energy, which ...

Nigel Nathan Chin Jie Jiun from Sabah, Malaysia - Master of Chiropractic

Why did you choose this course?

I chose to study Chiropractic because I have always been interested in how the human body works on a scientific level. Having not known the existence ...

Norhayu Mohd Yusop from Kuala Lumpur - MSc Energy Systems Engineering

Why did you choose this course?

‘Going Green’ has always been my dreams since I was young. I was always interested to find out the new technologies in the renewable energy field ...

Tzi Yang Lee, Tunku Abdul Rahman College - BA (Hons) Business and Supply Chain Management (top-up)

Why did you choose this course?

I chose this course because of the need for supply chain in every business. It does not matter if it is a large or small business ...

Yang Jiew, Malaysia - Masters of Chiropractic

About me

Who am I and where am I from?
My name is Teo Yang Jiew and I am from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

What course am I studying?
Master of Chiropractic

How ...

Crystal Jia Yee Foo, Master of Chiropractic, Malaysia

About you

Who are you and where are you from? As well as your nationality, please tell us which city, town or province/state you’re from too

Hi, my name is ...

Kelvin Lee Kock Chun - BA (Hons) Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Who are you and where are you from?
My name is Kelvin Lee Kock Chun and I’m from Kuching, Sarawak Malaysia.

What course are you studying?
Bachelor in Logistics and Supply ...

Mohamad Faiz - Foundation Degree in Football Coaching and Performance

Who are you and where are you from?

Hi. I am Mohamad Faiz and I am from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Undoubtedly my nationality is Malaysian.

What course are you studying?

I am ...

Vaenthan Pirahaspathy - BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Who are you and where are you from?

My name is Vaenthan Pirahaspathy. I am from Malaysia. I was born in a state in Malaysia called Selangor. I was brought up in ...

Cheng De Chang studied MSc Finance and Investment

“Studying in Wales is the best decision I’ve made. It has a high quality of education and research along with excellent support services for international students. Wales has an affordable cost ...

Alumni Profiles

Alvin Lee, Malaysia, LLB (Hons) Law

“I recommend studying in Wales because I can feel safe and be carefree the entire time. I lived in Pontypridd and it is close walking distance to the university, shopping areas, cafes ...

Miss Nurshuhada Abdul Rahman, Malaysia, MSc Fashion Marketing

“There are a lot of reasons for choosing to study in Wales, for example, Wales offers a low cost of living compared to other parts of the UK. Also, accommodation, food, entertainment, ...

Miss Lalitambiga Gandhi, Malaysia

“Wales is one of the countries that gives a big welcome to international students. The living cost here is much lower compared to other places in UK and it offers stunning countryside ...

Mr Mohd Najib Mohd Yusop

“I chose Wales to continue my study because Welsh universities offer a diverse range of location and learning experiences, from vibrant cities through to breath-taking mountains, coastal areas and castles.

The University ...

Officers

Sally Jones

International Officer

D11,
Marketing and Student Recruitment,
University of South Wales,
Llantwit Rd,
Treforest, South Wales,
CF37 1DL


Telephone: +44 1443 654257
e-Mail: sally.jones@southwales.ac.uk

Representatives

For information on the expected standards of service you can expect from the University’s recruitment agents, please contact the recruitment officer responsible for your region.

iEduCare Services

Subrinna Chiew,
Managing Director,
Suite 50-4-3, Level 4, Wisma UOA Damansara 1, 50 Jalan Dungun
50490, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

www.ieducare.com.my

Telephone:Tel 03 2093 3098 Fax 03 2093 1799 Mobile 6 019 3877 319
e-Mail:student.enquiry@ieducare.com.my

MABECS

Nimmi Prabhakar,
Executive Director,
B-3A-5, Block B west,
P J 8,
No 23 Jalan Barat, Seksyen 8, 46050
Petaling Jaya Selangor

Telephone:03 7956 7655/439
e-Mail:ukdegrees@mabecs.com

NazzaEducation SDn Bhd

Noorain Abdullah,
NazzaEducation Sdn Bhd,
Level 24, Unit No. B1,
Menara MARA,
Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman,
50100, Kuala Lumpur
MALAYSIA

Telephone:+603 2693 9121
e-Mail:enquiry@nazza.com.my

AUG Student Services

AUG Subang Jaya
8, Jalan SS15/8, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 3 5634 3767
Email: malaysia@augstudy.com

AUG Kuala Lumpur
Suite 4.04, Level 4, Wisma MCA, 163 Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 3 2162 2266
Email: kl@augstudy.com

AUG Penang
441-G-9, Pulau Tikus Plaza, Jalan Burma, 10350 Penang, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 4 228 6027
Email: penang@augstudy.com

AUG Ipoh
33G, Persiaran Greenhill, 30450 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 5 253 0881
Email: ipoh@augstudy.com

AUG Melaka
203-B Jalan Kenanga 3/29A, Off Jalan Gajah Berang, Taman Kenanga, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 6 286 6711
Email: melaka@augstudy.com

AUG Segamat
152-1, 1st floor, Jalan Sia Her Yam, 85000 Segamat, Johor, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 7 932 1168
Email: segamat@augstudy.com

AUG Johor Bahru
39, Jalan Harimau Tarom, Taman Century, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
Phone: +60 7 331 2977
Email: jb@augstudy.com

AUG Kuching
Sub Lot 6, Sekama 7, Jalan Sekama, Kuching, 93300 Sarawak, Malaysia
Phone: 082-348854
Email: kuching@augstudy.com

AUG Kuantan
A-271-1, Jalan Beserah, Kuantan Star City 2, Kuantan, 25300 Pahang, Malaysia
Phone: 09-5055427 Fax: 09-5055327 Email: kuantan@augstudy.com

Telephone:+60 3 5634 3767 | Fax +60 3 5633 3652
e-Mail:malaysia@augstudy.com

IDP Kuala Lumpur Office

6th Floor, West Block, Wisma Selangor Dredging
142-C Jalan Ampang
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
Team Leader: Elyner Liew

Also offices in Penang, Subang Jaya, Johor Bahru, Kuching and Kota Kinabalu.

Telephone:00 60 3 21 62 3755/ Fax: 00 60 3 2162 2078
e-Mail:info.kualalumpur@idp.com

Market Management Services Sdn Bhd (MMS)

Block E, No 32 (2nd & 3rd Floors),
Taman Sri Sarawak Mall,
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, PO Box 2358,
93748 Kuching, Malaysia
Tel: 082 246975
market@mms.com.my

Market Management Services
(Sibu) Sdn Bhd (354406-P)
No 3, 3rd Floor, Lorong Kampung
Datu 5, Jalan Kampung Datu
(above CIMB Bank)
96000 Sibu
Tel: 60 84 324 178 H/P: 60 16 857 7512
Email: mmssibu@gmail.com
Contact Person: Miss Christina Teo

Market Management Services Sdn Bhd (73205-A)
Lot 1-2 (2nd Flr), Block A, Damai Plaza IV,
Luyang, 88300 Kota Kinabalu
Tel: +60 88 252 044 / 248 086
H/P: +60 16 810 5250
Email: ivy.mmskk@gmail.com
Contact Person: Mdm Ivy Tan

MMS Sandakan
Ground Floor, Lot 5, Block A Grandview Shophouse
Jalan Buli Sim Sim
90000 Sandakan
Tel: 60 89-221 901
H/P: 60 13 883 1901
Email: margaret.mmssdk@gmail.com
Contact Person: Mdm Margaret Liew

MMS Likas
G04, Ground Floor, Wisma Milenia,
Miles 3 1/2, Jln Tuaran, Likas,
88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
Tel: + 60 88 222799/222722 

JMECC - Education UK Network Sdn Bhd

HEAD OFFICE
36 Jalan SS15/8,
Subang Jaya,
Selangor Darul Ehsan 47500,
Malaysia
Phone: +603 5633 4732
inquirydata@jmecc.com

PETALING JAYA OFFICE
Lot S9, Centre Point (Old Wing),
Lebuh Bandar Utama,
Petaling Jaya 47800,
Malaysia
Phone: +603 7722 4696
jmpetalingjaya@jmecc.com

SRI HARTAMAS / KL OFFICE
B-0-11, Plaza Damas 3
No 63 Jalan Sri Hartamas 1,
50480, Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +603 6201 0662
jmsrihartamas@jmecc.com

PENANG OFFICE
No 6 Jalan Gottlieb,
Penang 10350,
Malaysia
Phone: +604 2288 376
jmpenang@jmecc.com

BUKIT MERTAJAM OFFICE
No.75, 1st floor, Jalan Gemilang 1,
Pusat Perniagaan Gemilang, 14000 Bukit Mertajam (entrance at the back)
Penang, Malaysia
Tel: 604-5378 376
Email: jmbukitmertajam@jmecc.com

PERAK OFFICE
48A, Tingkat Taman Ipoh 12,
Taman Ipoh Selatan,
31400 Ipoh, Perak,
Malayisa
Phone: +605 5488 378
jmipoh@jmecc.com

SABAH OFFICE
Unit NO 43, Lot G-1-7,
1st Floor Block G, Lorong Capital,
Karamunsing Capital,
88300 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Malaysia
Phone: +6088 487 111
jmsabah@jmecc.com

SARAWAK OFFICE
191C 1ST Floor,
Sublot 4, Lot 3166,
2½ Mile, Rock Road,
93250 Kuching,
Malaysia
Tel: +6082 237 379
jmsarawak@jmecc.com

JOHOR OFFICE
No.15-01, Jalan Austin Heights 3/1,
Taman Mount Austin,
81100, Johor Bahru, Joroh,
Malaysia
Tel: +607 361 4372
jmjohor@jmecc.com

Telephone:+603 5633 4732
e-Mail:inquirydata@jmecc.com

SecEduCare Sdn Bhd

Subang Office
A-05-10 Empire Tower,
SS16/1, Subang Jaya,
47500 Selangor,
Malaysia

Nilai Office
LK2-01-03, Laman Komersial ARECA,
Jalan BBN 12/1, Putra Nilai,
71800 Nilai, Negeri Sembilan,
Malaysia

Telephone:6012 621 7077
e-Mail:info@seceducare.com

GEN Education Group

Kuala Lumpur
Unit 16.03, 16th Floor, Wisma MCA, 163 Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Tel: +6 03 2161 5875 / 2181 5875 E-mail: kl@gen-education.com

Kota Kinabalu
8-1, 8th Floor, Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, No. 1, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, 88000, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.
Tel: +6 088 366 535 E-mail: sabah@gen-education.com

Kuching
GEN Education Hub, No.1, Jalan Batu 6 – 7 Penrissen, 93250 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.
Tel: +6 082 6158 75 E-mail: sarawak@gen-education.com

Sibu
2nd Floor, Shoplot 10, 3A, Jalan Wong King Huo, 96000 Sibu, Sarawak.
Tel: +6014 5765469 E-mail: sarawak@gen-education.com

Telephone:+6 03 2161 5875 / 2181 5875
e-Mail:kl@gen-education.com