Bachelor of East Asian Studies

Bachelor of East Asian Studies

Active international relation and dynamic economic development make East Asia an axis of the growing international trade. Globalization, followed by the idea of economic integration in East Asia is the force that creates trade opportunities and establishes new relationships in the interactions between countries in this region.

The importance of East Asia from the perspectives of geographic, economic and political strategies in the global arena has led to the establishment of the Department of East Asian Studies offering a comprehensive education program.

The programme offers an integration of China Studies, Japan Studies and Korea Studies. Besides paying attention to the fields of politics, economy, social, culture, management and contemporary international relations, the teaching also focuses on the languages of the three countries.

The programme also offers courses on the East Asia Province to enrich students with knowledge and a deep understanding about the province.

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)

Arts Stream

Pass STPM with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

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

  • Bahasa Melayu
  • Bahasa Tamil
  • Bahasa Cina
  • Bahasa Arab
  • Literature in English
  • Kesusasteraan Melayu
  • Sejarah
  • Geografi
  • Mathematics (M) /  Mathematics (T)
  • Ekonomi
  • Pengajian Perniagaan

and

Obtained of at least Band 2 for MUET.

MATRICULATION / FOUNDATION (Current Year)

Accounting, TESL & Law Stream

Pass Matriculation / Foundation with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Band 2 for MUET.

STAM

Pass with at least Jayyid Jiddan in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM);

and

Obtained of at least Band 2 for MUET.

DIPLOMA / EQUIVALENT

REQUIREMENT 1

Possessed a Diploma from Universiti Malaya or equivalent and approved by the University Senate with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 in the following fields:

  • Pengurusan
  • Pengurusan Sumber Manusia
  • Pengurusan Perniagaan
  • Perakaunan

and

Obtained of at least Band 2 for MUET;

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Possessed a Diploma 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 Band 2 for MUET.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

REQUIREMENT 1

Possessed a GCE A-Level qualification with at least Grade B in any three (3) subjects;
and
Obtained of at least Band 2 for MUET.

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