Malaysia

Entry requirements for bachelor’s degrees

Completion of the 'Sijil Tinggi Perskolahan Malaysia (STPM)' OR the ‘Malaysian Matriculation Certificate (Matrikulasi)’. The following grades are required:

 

STPM 3 subjects

STPM 4 subjects

B Applied Science (Exercise & Sport Science)

15

15

B Applied Science (Exercise Physiology)

N/A

N/A

B Applied Science (MRS) Diagnostic Radiography

16

16

B Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

16

15

B Applied science (Physiotherapy)

20

20

B Applied Science (Speech Pathology)

15

15

B Health Sciences

13

12

B Applied Science (Exercise & Sports Science)/M Nutrition & Dietetics

19

19

Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia. Total of 3 or 4 Advanced Level subjects taken in the same academic year (where A=7, A-=6, B+=5, B=4, B-=3, C+=2, C=1).

Please note that this information is constantly being updated. Please also review entry requirements as published on the following document.

Applicants with a tertiary qualification

The minimum entry requirement is usually at least one year's successful full-time study at a recognised tertiary institution. More information

Students who do not meet these minimum entry requirements may like to apply for the University of Sydney Foundation Program.

Entry requirements for graduate entry master’s degrees

To be eligible to apply you will need:

  • A PhD, master's or bachelor's degree from an Australian institution or equivalent
  • A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 4.5 or greater (see approximate GPA equivalents below) assessed on the highest ranked tertiary qualification presented
  • The Master of Physiotherapy, Master of Speech Language Pathology and Master of Exercise Physiology have additional assumed knowledge requirements. For details please check the faculty website

GPA Equivalents - Malaysia

  • On a scale of 0 – 4 where 4 is the highest and 2.0 is Pass (50%), -2.5 or 65%, or Second Class Lower Division.

Bachelor degrees with or without Honours from Section 2 institutions are only considered equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree if accredited by the National Accreditation Board (LAN).