Bachelor of English Language and Linguistics

Bachelor of English Language and Linguistics

The programme prepares graduates for further studies where they can pursue their postgraduate degrees (Master & PhD) locally or internationally. Some of our graduates have successfully obtained places to do their postgraduate studies in prestigious universities such as University of Cambridge. A number of our graduates have also obtained their Master’s degree at our Faculty and some from the Asia Europe Institute.

Entry Requirements

STPM (Current Year)

MATRICULATION/ FOUNDATION
(Current Year)

Pass STPM with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in STPM for any two (2) subjects;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM for English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET.

Pass Matriculation with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET.

 

DIPLOMA/EQUIVALENT

OTHER  REQUIREMENTS

REQUIREMENT 1

Possessed a Diploma in English Language from any institution recognised by Malaysian Government and approved by the University Senate with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET.

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Possessed a Diploma in Elementary Teaching from the Ministry of Education Malaysia with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;
or

Possessed a Certificate of Elementary Teaching from Ministry of Education Malaysia;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Have experience in the teaching of English language or serve in any employments involving English matters (e.g. language teaching, translation, language planning, terminology management, editing, etc.) not less than three (3) years of experience;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET.

OR

REQUIREMENT 3

Pass STPM not within the current year with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in STPM for any two (2) subjects;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET.

OR

REQUIREMENT 4

Pass Matriculation/  Foundation not within the current year with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET.

REQUIREMENT 1

Possessed a GCE A-Level with at least two (2) Grade B and one (1) Grade C in any three (3) subjects;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4  for MUET;

However, applicants who do not possess MUET but possessed the following results may be considered for a conditional offer with the fulfilment of the MUET requirements within the duration of one (1) academic session:

  • Obtained of at least Band 6 (Academic) (Academic) in IELTS; or

 

  • Obtained of at least 547 points (PBT)/  210 points (CBT)/  78 points (IBT) in TOEFL.

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Possessed a recognised International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum score of 30 points;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;

and

Obtained of at least Band 4  for MUET;

However, applicants who do not possess MUET but possessed the following results may be considered for a conditional offer with the fulfilment of the MUET requirements within the duration of one (1) academic session:

  • Obtained of at least Band 6 (Academic) (Academic) in IELTS; or

 

  • Obtained of at least 547 points (PBT)/  210 points (CBT)/  78 points (IBT) in TOEFL.

OR

REQUIREMENT 3

Possessed Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT) qualification with at least three (3) Grade B in any three (3) subjects;

and

Obtained of at least Grade A in SPM in English Language;
and

Obtained of at least Band 4 for MUET;

However, applicants who do not possess MUET but possessed the following results may be considered for a conditional offer with the fulfilment of the MUET requirements within the duration of one (1) academic session:

  • Obtained of at least Band 6 (Academic) (Academic) in IELTS; or
  • Obtained of at least 547 points (PBT)/  210 points (CBT)/  78 points (IBT) in TOEFL

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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