Foundation in Science

University Of Reading Malaysia

Program Description

Foundation in Science

University Of Reading Malaysia

Start your journey to University of Reading Malaysia Science Degree

International recognition for research-led teaching, a dynamic environment and an excellent employment record for graduates make the University of Reading Malaysia your ideal destination for a science degree.

Our Foundation in Science programme offers the perfect first stage of this journey. As a one-year intensive access course for students without A-Levels, it will prepare you academically and socially to start an undergraduate science degree. Successful completion of the Foundation in Science programme guarantees progression to full degree-level courses at the University of Reading in either the UK or Malaysia, which offers expert teaching staff and world-class facilities.

Providing a solid background in science and transferable academic and life skills, the programme is designed to prepare you for a rewarding university experience, as well as being an important step towards an exciting and lucrative career.

Typical degrees that Foundation in Science students progress onto include:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Food Science
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacy
  • Psychology

MODULES

All of our modules are designed and taught by University lecturers and are therefore tailored with your future degree in mind.

Students who wish to progress onto one of our highly regarded degrees in science typically study at least four of the following modules:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Academic Skills

Students who are below IELTS level 6.5 or equivalent will need to study our International English module in place of one of the above.

PROSPECTIVE COURSES

  • Pharmacy
  • Psychology
  • Quantity Surveying

Entry requirements

For entry to M/BPharm degrees SPM: Minimum of 5 Grade Bs in Mathematics or Additional Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and other other subject.

For entry to all other Science degrees SPM: Minimum of 5 at Grade C or above, excluding English for Science and Technology, Islamic Studies and Moral Studies

IGCSE: 5 passes at Grade A – C in relevant subjects

OR an equivalent international qualification

SPM 1119: Grade C

IELTS: 5.0 (no element below 4.5)

This school offers programs in:
  • English
University Of Reading Malaysia
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
Jan. 2018
Duration
Duration
42 weeks
Full time
Price
Price
21,000
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Deadline
Locations
Malaysia - Batu Pahat
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Malaysia - Johor Bahru
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Dates
Sept. 2017
Malaysia - Batu Pahat
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Jan. 2018
Malaysia - Johor Bahru
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Price
Domestic : MYR 21,000; International : MYR 24,150