Malaysia

The University of Liverpool welcomes applications from Malaysian students for all study levels. See below for more information on our requirements. 

Please note that admissions criteria may vary depending on the course you have applied for and that the grades published on this website provide general guidance only.


Entry requirements

Undergraduate

QualificationDetails
STPM

These are considered the same as UK A-levels. Grades in three of the five subjects must meet our A-level grade requirements. Please check the specific course page for the standard offer.

UEC

A minimum of 6 subjects with doubling up of A level requirements, excluding Chinese, Bahasa Malay and Book Keeping and Commerce and with subject specific requirements, where appropriate. For example:

  • A levels grades AAA
  • UEC grades AAAAAA 
Malaysian Polytechnic Certificates (2 years post SPM) & Diplomas (3 years post SPM)

A minimum CPGA of 3.2 (Diploma holders with a minimum GPA of 3.0 may be considered for year two entry on a case-by-case basis).

South Australian Matriculation Aggregate score of 350 to 400.
Victoria Certificate of Education Grade B average.
Canadian High School Diploma 70 to 80 per cent overall.
Pre-university and ITM Diploma Holders with good grades can be considered for entry into year two.

Postgraduate Taught

QualificationDetails
Academic

Bachelor degree (Honours) with minimum second class, GPA around 3.0/4.0 or 7.0/10 or 75 per cent.

English language

For all levels of study we require a minimum in Malaysian SPM 1119 of grade C (grade B for Medicine and Dentistry). Please see our full list of English Language Entry Requirements for the accepted qualifications.

Postgraduate Research

QualificationDetails
Academic

Bachelor degree (Honours) with very good grades.

English Language

For all levels of study we require a minimum in Malaysian SPM 1119 of grade C (grade B for Medicine and Dentistry). Please see our full list of English Language Entry Requirements for the accepted qualifications.


Preparation programmes

Liverpool International College offers Foundation and Pre-Master's courses to international students who don't meet the university's minimum entry requirements. Find out more on the college's website