UCSI University Malaysia

About UCSI University Malaysia : Built on the principles of audacity, perseverance, integrity and excellence, UCSI University Malaysia is a leading institution of higher learning with campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu and Sarawak, Malaysia. Our faculties, equipped with state-of- the-art facilities to meet student needs offer a wide spectrum of academic programmes, ranging from Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Engineering and Architecture to Music, Multimedia, Education, Liberal Arts and Hospitality.

UCSI University Malaysia is a vibrant community of learning and scholarship. With more than 10,000 students from 80 different countries, the University stands out as a melting pot of diversity and learners will supplement their pursuit of knowledge with a keen sense of cultural appreciation – a vital trait in today’s borderless world. As one of Malaysia’s first private universities, UCSI University has long impacted the national higher education landscape and the University continues to do so with its wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Name In English Official Name in Malay Type Foundation Year
UCSI University Universiti UCSI Private 1986

Academic Requirement for admission
Bachelor Programs
  • Intermediate / 12 Year High School / A Level with 60% grades
Master Programs
  • A Bachelor’s degree/ 2 year Master’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field

Note: with/without IELTS possible

Faculties for Bachelors & Masters

  • Pre-University Program
  • Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Faculty of Business & Information Science
  • Faculty of Engineering, Technology & Built Environment
  • Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Social Sciences & Liberal Arts

Tuition Fee
Foundation Programs 21,000 RM / Year Approx.
Bachelor Programs 26,000 RM / Year Approx.
Master Programs 25,500 RM / Year Approx.


This education grant is offered to international students of January 2019 intakes to pursue foundation study leading to degree programme or degree programme at UCSI University. (EXCEPT for Music, Medicine and Pharmacy programmes). This grant provides partial tuition fee waiver to candidates who demonstrate good academic achievements and active participation in extracurricular activities. *Tuition fee waiver is to be granted accordingly for degree Year 1. For those who are to pursue Foundation, the tuition fee waiver will be granted for Foundation and Degree Year 1 only.


Applicants must have completed Secondary Education. The education grant entitlement corresponds to the academic achievements obtained.

Tuition fee waiver to be granted accordingly to academic achievement (including English Language & the relevant subjects)

Scholarships for Postgraduate Programs: Open to ALL (local & international) applicants

Duration: One (1) year (to be renewed annually based on CGPA)

For New Applicant:

  • Entry: degree holder with 3.00 CGPA minimum
  • For all Limkokwing Postgraduate programs

For Current Limkokwing of Postgraduate or External Postgraduate Students

  • Successfully completed one (1) semester of postgraduate studies at Limkokwing University or with any other accredited university and subject to verification from Limkokwing Postgraduate School.
  • Scholarship is awarded subject to meeting the minimum requirement of CGPA 3.80 per semester over a minimum of four (4) subjects
  • Requires two (2) Recommendation Letters on academic performance.

Limkokwing Alumni

  • Successfully completed their undergraduate studies with the University with a minimum CGPA of 3.00