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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
  • General Paper
  • Further Mathematics*
*Classes for Further Mathematics may be opened if there are sufficient students.

HUMANITIES
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology**
  • General Paper
**The Psychology subject will only be offered in the January and March intake.
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
  • 14 Jan 2019
  • 25 Mar 2019
  • 17 Jun 2019
ESTIMATED FEES (Science)
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM20,760
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM34,138

ESTIMATED FEES (Humanities)
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM18,726
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM33,238


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 (Min B6) in relevant science subjects
 
Humanities / Pre-Law
3 Credits (Min B6)
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local StudentPass English at SPM level or equivalent
International Student
  • IELTS Band 5; or
  • TOEFL PBT (410) / IBT (34);  or
  • Cambridge English CAE (160); or
  • Cambridge English CPE (180); or
  • PTE Academic 36; or
  • MUET Band 3
*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.