Foundation in Science
Approval Code
Course Mode
Full Time
Course Duration
1 Year
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
January, May, July and September
Course Overview

Our Foundation in Science aims to prepare our students for admission into science-grounded university degree paths such as Medicine, Engineering, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Food Science, and Optometry among others. This programme is extensively developed to well-equip our students for their next level of tertiary education. This one-year programme is for students who have chosen their future pathway and also for those who are enthusiastic about Sciences. Henceforth, with this foundation programme, students are rest assured for conquer their next step of education.

Entry Requirements

Medicine and Pharmacy Pathways
Other Programme Pathways*
SPM / O-Levels
5Bs in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and 1 other subject. A credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia and English
5Cs in relevant subjects including Mathematics
3B4s in Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics
3B6s in relevant subjects including Mathematics
  • *Other programme pathways would require students to score a Credit (C) in specific science subjects depending on the subject areas. For more information, please talk to our course counsellors.
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the MQA can be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Courses Offered

  • Reading & Writing Enhancement
  • Office Applications
  • Study Skills
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Introduction to Psychology

Engineering & IT Pathway

  • Chemistry 1
  • Physics 1
  • Calculus
  • Chemistry 2
  • Algebra & Trigonometry
  • Physics 2
  • Essentials of IT
  • Introduction to Economics

Health & Bio Sciences Pathway

  • Chemistry 1
  • Physics 1
  • Biology 1
  • Chemistry 2
  • Algebra & Trigonometry

Electives (Choose 3)

  • Calculus
  • Biology 2
  • Physics 2
  • Essentials of IT

Fee Structure

Local Students

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International Students

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Foreign Universities Recognition

United Kingdom

  • Middlesex University
  • University of the West of England
  • Liverpool John Moores University
  • Northumbria University


  • Griffith College
  • University of Limerick


  • Murdoch University

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UCSI College
Wisma UCSI, Lot 39890, Jalan Cerdas, Taman Connaught, 56000 Cheras, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Course Enquiry: (+603) 9078 2033

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