Malaysia

General Admission Requirements

Credential

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) (Malaysian Higher School Certificate) or United Examination Certificate (UEC) for Chinese Independent Schools in Malaysia.

 

Required Subject Areas

  1. English
  2. Mathematics*
  3. Laboratory Science* (Biology, Chemistry, or Physics)
  4. Social Studies or Modern/Classical Language
  5. Elective

*Students who are missing an eligible course in subject groups 2, 3 or 4, who apply for admission to a program that does not require completion of these courses, will be considered for general admission. In this case, an eligible course in subject groups 1 to 4 may be used to substitute the missing course. Students who are missing eligible courses in two subject areas should contact international_registrar@mun.ca.

 

General Admission Criteria

Grade requirement
  • Applicants are required to have completed the SPM with a minimum grade of “C” in the required subject areas and minimum grades of “C” on the STPM (Malaysian Higher School Certificate) or a grade of B6 in the required subject areas on the UEC.

    Students who complete an alternative curriculum to STPM should also refer to the admissions criteria for that curriculum.
English language proficiency
Competitive program entry (if applicable)
  • Admission to some programs is competitive for a limited number of spaces. A higher admission average and/or supplementary information may be required as part of the faculty-specific admissions. For further details, refer to the supplementary application forms and documents page.

 

Supporting Documents Required

If you are currently in high school

When you apply (early decision)
  • Certified translation of SPM and/or current interim transcript or predicted grades. Document can be official or unofficial.
  • Official English proficiency test result sent directly from the testing authority.
  • Supplementary application form and documents for your faculty, school or program.
When you complete your examinations (final decision)
  • Certified translation of SPM and STPM (Malaysian Higher School Certificate) or United Examination Certificate for Chinese Independent Schools in Malaysia and a certified copy of the original native-language documents sent by post or courier.

 

If you have completed high school and not attended a post-secondary institution

  • Certified translation of SPM and STPM (Malaysian Higher School Certificate) or United Examination Certificate for Chinese Independent Schools in Malaysia and a certified copy of the original native-language documents sent by post or courier.
  • Official English proficiency test result sent directly from the testing authority.
  • Supplementary application form and documents for your faculty, school or program.

 

If you have attended a post-secondary institution

 

Submitting Your Documents

Certified copies of official documents will only be considered official when received by post or courier.

Supporting documents should be sent to:

By Mail/Post:
Office of the Registrar
Memorial University
P.O. Box 4200
St. John's NL  A1C 5S7
Canada
In Person/Courier:
Office of the Registrar
Memorial University
Room A2000
Arts and Administration Building
230 Elizabeth Ave.
St. John's NL  A1C 5S7
Canada

 

Phone:
Fax:
Email:

709 864 4431
709 864 2337
Documents: admiss.docs@mun.ca (Documents only, no replies sent. Transcripts received here are considered to be unofficial.)

International inquiries: international_registrar@mun.ca

Contact

Become an Undergraduate Student

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000