Cambridge A-Level

R/010/3/0106 12/17 (A8251)

The GCE A-Level has established itself as the “gold-standard” of pre-university qualification that meets the growing demand of top universities’ and educators’ entry requirements in today’s dynamic and globalised educational environment. Under the guidance of qualified, experienced and dedicated KDU Penang University College lecturers, our students have consistently gained top results in their A-Level examinations. They have also gained access into top international universities as well as obtained outstanding scholarship and awards.
 
Programme Structure
DURATION
18 months
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
SCIENCE
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Further Mathematics*
  • General Paper
*available on-demand

HUMANITIES
  • Business
  • Literature in English*
  • Psychology
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • General Paper
*available on-demand
 
MPU SUBJECT
  • Ethics and Moral 1
  • Pengajian Malaysia 1 (Local Students) or Bahasa Malaysia Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Oral Communication 1 (Local students with a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu) or Bahasa Kebangsaan A (Local students without a credit in SPM or other equivalent programmes in Bahasa Melayu)
Notes:
  1. Science and humanities students are recommended to take a minimum of 3 subjects according to available subject combinations.
  2. All students must also check with universities for specific entry requirements and preferred/non-preferred list of subjects, if any.
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 16 Jan
  • 27 Mar
  • 5 Jun
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM21,960
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM35,020
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
 
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM / GCE ‘O’ Level
Science
5 credits including Mathematics and 2 Science subjects.
 
Humanities / Pre-Law
5 credits. 
  • UEC
Science
3 Credits (Grade B) in relevant science subjects
 
Humanities / Pre-Law
3 credits (Grade B)
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local StudentPass English at SPM level or equivalent
International Student
  • IELTS Band 5; or
  • TOEFL (Computer Based 180); or (Internet Based 57); or
  • Cambridge English CAE & CPE (from 2015) 154; or
  • PTE Academic 35
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled (applies to Humanities only), students are required to sit for the English Placement Test and, based on the results, students will be advised to take the appropriate English course(s). Students are required to complete the Intensive English modules before the commencement of the GCE A-Level programme.
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