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Best Pre-University Programme in Malaysia with the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies at KDU College Damansara Jaya

Top Australian Pre-U Programme in Malaysia – UNSW Foundation Studies at KDU College Damansara Jaya

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Students after SPM who want to join one of the best Australian Pre-University programmes in Malaysia can consider the UNSW Foundation Programme. The UNSW Foundation Year programme is only offered at KDU College Damansara Jaya in Malaysia. They have been the pioneers of this programme for the past 15 years.

Students at KDU College Damansara Jaya have achieved 100% passes. UNSW Foundation Year students Lee Ying Ying and Lee Song Yuin obtained the world’s highest GPA of 9.9 out of 10 and getting scholarships from UNSW in Sydney to study Medicine.

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The mission of UNSW Foundation Studies is to provide Australia’s highest quality pre-university program and related services. The institution aims to inspire the following attributes in its graduates:

  • competence in English required for scholarly enquiry
  • relevant discipline knowledge required for successful undergraduate study
  • a capacity for critical thinking and creative problem solving
  • familiarity with the teaching and learning styles of Australian universities
  • the skills required for collaborative learning
  • a sense of independence, ethical behaviour and responsibility for one’s own actions and learning.

 

Entry Requirements for the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies at KDU College Damansara Jaya

Science:

Founded in 1983, KDU University College at Damansara Jaya Campus is an excellent choice for the Pre-U programme

Founded in 1983, KDU University College at Damansara Jaya Campus is an excellent choice for the Pre-U programme

5 Credits in SPM which must be at least B in English and Mathematics and 3 other

Science subjects. There must be at least 5B’s.

  • For students pursuing a degree in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy upon graduation:
    5 credits with Mathematics, Additional Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology scoring not below 4B’s
  • For student pursuing a degree in science upon graduation:
    5 credits inclusive of Mathematics and 2 Science subjects

Commerce:
5 Credits in SPM which must be at least B in English and Mathematics and 3 other academic subjects. There must be at least 5B’s.

Duration – 12 months

Assessment for the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies at KDU College Damansara Jaya

Foundation Studies courses are divided into four academic programs over 10 streams of study. Teaching mimics the structure of undergraduate university courses, with classes being presented in lectures and tutorials.

Subjects Offered for the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies at KDU College Damansara Jaya

UNSW Foundation Year (Science) 
DJ KPT/JPS(A7787)05/12
UNSW Foundation Year (Commerce) 
DJ KPT/JPS(A7786)05/12
 Physical Sciences

  • Academic English
  • Mathematics Science
  • Computing Studies
  • Physics
  • Chemistry

Life Sciences

  • Academic English
  • Mathematics Science
  • Computing Studies
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
 Commerce

  • Academic English
  • Computing Studies
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Economics
  • Legal Studies
  • Mathematics – Commerce / Science

Worldwide Recognition for the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Studies at KDU College Damansara Jaya

UNSW Foundation Year qualifications are recognised by the Group of Eight (Australian universities), as well as numerous other universities around the world. Therefore, other than UNSW, Sydney, students are able to gain entry into Australian National University, Monash University, University of Melbourne, University of Queensland, University of Sydney, University of Western Australia and the University of Adelaide.

It is also recognized and accepted by all universities in Australia and New Zealand and most universities in the UK.

University of New South Wales, Sydney

UNSW is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities, and offers a broad range of high quality programs. UNSW attracts outstanding students and scholars from around the world and provides an atmosphere where

In 2013, UNSW achieved a QS Five Star Plus rating, one of only eight universities in the world to do so

In 2013, UNSW achieved a QS Five Star Plus rating, one of only eight universities in the world to do so

students are inspired to excel in their programs of study and research. UNSW boasts beautifully landscaped gardens, a safe and clean environment, and world-class facilities including a Library, Sports and Health Centre.

UNSW is a member of the Group of Eight, key teaching and research universities in Australia, and a member of Universitas 21, which is a consortium of the world’s leading research universities from Asia, Europe and North America.

The University of New South Wales is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities, ranked in the top 100 universities worldwide and renowned for the quality of its graduates.

UNSW is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight – a coalition of

UNSW has been ranked 114th in the 2013-2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings

UNSW has been ranked 114th in the 2013-2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Australia’s leading research intensive universities. Recognised as one of the heavyweights of Australian higher education, UNSW consistently scores highly in a range of national and international rankings.

  • UNSW has scored the maximum five-star rating for twelve key performance indicators in the 2014 Good Universities Guide, more than any other university in Australia. Among the five-star ratings are – getting a job, starting salaries, student to staff ratios and positive graduate outcomes.
  • The Australian Graduate Survey 2012 shows UNSW graduates in high demand from employers. Our graduates are in the top 5% for median starting salaries, while our domestic postgraduates receive the highest median starting salaries when compared to domestic postgraduates fromany other Australian university. The survey results also showed that our undergraduates and postgraduates have the highest employment rate of any of the Group of Eight Universities.
  • The University is ranked 52nd in the 2013 QS World University Rankings, which are based on six factors: academic and employer surveys, staff-student ratios, research citations and the proportion of international staff and students.
  • In 2013, UNSW achieved a QS Five Star Plus rating, one of only eight universities in the world to do so. The university achieved the maximum of Five Stars in the following areas: teaching; employability; research; internationalisation; facilities; innovation and access.
  • UNSW has been ranked 114th in the 2013-2014 Times Higher Education
    UNSW is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight

    UNSW is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight

    World University Rankings– a global university performance table that judges world class universities across their core missions – teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. The position puts UNSW in the top 6 of Australian institutions. The University has also been ranked in the world’s top 100 (81-90) for academic prestige in the 2013 global reputation index.

  • UNSW was recognised in the 2012 Excellence in Research for Australia Report, which assessed the University’s performance in all broad fields of research as “at, above or well above” world standard. The University ranked well above world standard, scoring the maximum fivepoints, in the following fields: chemical sciences; medical and health sciences; commerce, management and tourism services; psychology and cognitive sciences; law and legal studies; studies in creative arts and writing; and history and archaeology.
  • The AGSM MBA Program, delivered by the Australian School of Business, is recognised as one of the finest in the world in the Financial Times (UK) 2013 ranking of the top 100 global MBA programs.This is the 14th consecutive year it has ranked in the top 100 MBA programs worldwide and the seventh year running it has ranked in the world’s top 50 MBA programs.

Scholarships are available for top performing students in SPM to enter into the UNSW Foundation Year at KDU University College.

KDU, an institution that has over 32 years of history and experience, believes in providing real world. Founded in 1983, KDU College at Damansara Jaya Campus is an excellent choice for the Pre-U programme & American Degree Program

education to meet real world needs, and has traditionally, been successful in producing competent graduates and preparing students for top universities all over the world.

Established in 1983, and a pioneer in Malaysian private education, KDU was one of the first private colleges in Malaysia to have its own purpose-built campus. The institution, as KDU College then, was awarded the university college status in 2010 – a reflection of its quality programmes, and the growth of its international student population.

KDU University College Utropolis Glenmarie and KDU College are members of Paramount Education, a fully-integrated education services provider for primary, secondary, tertiary, and postgraduate level studies as well as executive and professional development programmes.

Situated along the Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong highway, our Damansara Jaya (DJ) Campus is a 5-storey building with state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities. KDU has been continuously upgrading its facilities to provide a conducive and up-to-par teaching and learning environment for our students.

About KDU College Damansara Jaya

KDU University College is a subsidiary of Paramount Corporation Berhad Group, a public listed company with a strong

KDU University College's well equipped library at the Damansara Jaya Campus

KDU University College’s well equipped library at the Damansara Jaya Campus

property arm consisting of Property Development, Property Investment and Property Construction.

Established in 1983, and a pioneer in Malaysian private education, KDU prides itself with its impressive alumni of more than 46,000 graduates.

Many have successfully transferred to universities around the world to further their studies and have emerged as top students from these universities to become competent graduates who excel in their workplace.

All of KDU College‘s programmes are accredited by MQA. KDU College is the pioneer of the American Degree Program (ADP) and famous for courses such as culinary arts, hotel & tourism, entertainment arts, mass communication,

game technology, platinum status ACCA and business degrees from the Top 50 UK university, Keele University.

KDU University College is also one of the top Pre-University providers in Malaysia having produced many top award winners in the Cambridge A-Levels. KDU is the only university offering the prestigious University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation Year in Malaysia with access to Australia’s Group of Eight universities and other top universities in Australia and New Zealand. Their AUSMAT graduates have obtained scholarships from top universities around the world.

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