University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies

KPT/JPS (A 7786)05/17

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies, which is offered only in KDU, is one of Australia’s leading foundation courses and is the longest established foundation programme in Australia. It offers a full academic programme with a wide range of subjects, and students can opt to choose between Commerce and Science stream, depending on their interests as well as choice of study areas. Learning materials for the programme are provided by UNSW Global and our teaching style is adapted from Australian university practises for lectures and tutorials.

Students from the UNSW Foundation Studies have guaranteed placement at UNSW via a provisional offer of an undergraduate degree, but will also have the freedom of applying to any other university in Australia or the world.
Programme Structure
DURATION
1 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU College, Damansara Jaya
SUBJECT OPTION

COMMERCE
  • Academic English
  • Computing Studies
  • Economics
  • Introduction to Accounting *
  • Business Law *
  • Mathematics - Commerce
  • Management Skills *
SCIENCE
  • Academic English
  • Biology / Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Computing Studies
  • Mathematics - Science
Notes:
* To be completed within a semester
Prerequisite applies for science and mathematics subjects
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
2016 INTAKE DATES
  • 8 Jan
  • 22 Jul

 
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM24,450 (Commerce)* 
  • RM26,325 (Science) 
            

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM29,150 (Commerce)* 
  • RM31,025 (Science) 
           
*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available

INSTALMENT PAYMENT PLAN

Programme

No. of
Semesters

No. of Instalments
Per Semester

Maximum No.
of Instalments

Foundation in Arts

3

3

9

Foundation Studies (Art and Technology)

3

3

9

Foundation in Engineering

3

3

9

Foundation Studies (Science)

3

3

9

Cambridge A Levels

3

3

9

University of New South Wales (Unsw) Foundation Studies

3

3

9

Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM / O Levels :
Science
Path with min. 5 Bs (inclusive of English, Additional Mathematics & 2 Science subjects)
Commerce
Pass with min. 5 Bs (inclusive of English and Mathemathics)
  • UEC :
Science
Min. 5 Bs (inclusive of English, Mathematics & 2 Science subjects)
Commerce
Min. 5 Bs (inclusive of English and Mathemathics)
  • Other Year II Qualification :
Subject to evaluation by the School of Pre-University Studies
Note:
For students pursuing a degree in Medicine, Dentistry or Pharmacy upon graduation:
5 Bs in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics/Additional Mathematics, another subject
ENGLISH REQUIREMENT
Local Student :                     Credit (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination)
International Student :Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based); or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.



COMMERCE       SCIENCE



 
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Akmal Hisyam Azman
UNSW Foundation Studies, Class of 2015,
Top scorer in Science Stream Semester 1 Examination
My one and a half year journey of doing the UNSW Foundation Studies programme has been remarkable as this programme has prepared me to be in good shape before entering my degree course in UNSW.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Mar
3
KDU Open Day
Date :
3 - 25 March 2018
Time :
10am - 5pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie / KDU College, Damansara Jaya
Mar
14
Selangor Internship & Career Market Day 2018
Date :
14 March 2018
Time :
10am – 4pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie