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.

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)

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.

MATRICULATION/ FOUNDATION (Current Year)

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

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.

OTHER  REQUIREMENTS

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
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