Bachelor of Professional Malay Languages

Bachelor of Professional Malay Languages

This programme will provide the courses that focuses on the corpus study of Malay language. Among the courses offered are Malay Writing, Grammar, Malay Oral, Stylistics, History of Development of Malay Language, Malay Vocabulary and Terminology, Malay Register, Semantics, Malay Language Discourse Analysis, Teaching of Malay Language, Lexicography, Politeness in Malay Language.

A Malaysian candidate who wishes to pursue a programme of study at the University of Malaya must fulfill the University's entry requirements as follows:

  1. Passed the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with a credit (Grade C) in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia subject or a credit (Grade C) in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia July paper and pass in History; and
  2. Achieve a minimum Band in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) as required in special requirements of the programme. and
  3. Fulfilled any of the programme Entry Requirements as below:
Entry Requirements

STPM (Current Year)

Science and Arts Stream

Pass STPM with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; and
Obtained at least Grade B at STPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay / Malay Literature
  • Communicative
  • History
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Business study; and

Obtained at least Grade B at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay
  • Malay literature; and

Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

MATRICULATION / FOUNDATION (Current Year)

Science, Accounting & Arts Stream

Passed Matriculation/Foundation with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; and
Obtained at least Grade B at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay
  • Malay literature; and

Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

STAM

Obtained at least the rank of Jayyid Jiddan in the Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) examination;
and
Obtained at least Grade B at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay / Bahasa Malaysia
  • Malay;

and
Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

DIPLOMA / EQUIVALENT

Science and Arts Stream

REQUIREMENT 1

Possess a Diploma from UA/IPT recognized by the Government of Malaysia and approved by the University Senate with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 in a related field;
and
Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Pass STPM not the current year with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 and obtain at least Grade B at STPM level in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Melayu/Malay
  • Malay - Communicative /
  • History
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Business Studies,

 and
Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Have five (5) years of experience working in a related field; and
Obtained at least five (5) credits at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay
  • English
  • History
  • Economics
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Trade
  • Malay literature

Any 1 other subject; and
Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

 

International Students

Entry Requirements

  • National Higher School Certificate (or an Advanced Level equivalent) with the grade 80% and above 

OR

  • A Diploma from recognized Institutions with the least a CGPA of 3.00
  • Applicant may be required to undergo an interview session for certain selection programme before being accepted by the respective faculty

English Language Requirements

  • Effective from February 2019 intake, the English requirements has been updated and International students applying for the undergraduate programmes at University of Malaya must obtain:
  • Band of 5.0 and above in IELTS (Academic); or
  • Score of 500 (PBT), 173 (CBT) or 60 (IBT) and above in TOEFL; or
  • Band of 3 and above in Malaysian University English Test (MUET); or
  • Score 41 and above in Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE Academic); or
  • Grade C and above in English for General Certificate of Education (A Level), University of Cambridge; or
  • Grade C and above in English for General Certificate of Secondary Education (0 Level), University of Cambridge; or
  • Grade C and above in Cambridge Assessment English: First (FCE)
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