International Candidates who wish to apply for undergraduate programme in UMS must follow the general entry requirement as follow:-

Higher Certificate of Education (STPM) or GCE ‘A’ Level or equivalent:-

  1. A pass in GCE ‘O’ Level or its equivalent;
  2. A pass in the STPM or GCE ‘A’ Level or Higher School Certificate (HSC) or its equivalent with at least grade C in any three (3) subjects;
  3. A Band 3 in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) or score 500 points (Paper Test), 213 points (Computer Test) or 79 points (Internet Test) in  Test of English as A Foreign Language (TOEFL) or score Band 5.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS); -or-
  4. A pass in UMS Intensive English Preparatory Programme (IEPP) with at least B grade.

 

Foundation or Diploma or its equivalent:-

  1. A Diploma or its equivalent which is recognized by the Malaysian Government and the University Senate with CGPA of at least 3.00;
  2. A Band 3 in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) or score 500 points (Paper Test), 213 points (Computer Test) or 79 points (Internet Test) in Test of English as A Foreign Language (TOEFL) or score Band 5.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS); -or-
  3. A pass in UMS Intensive English Preparatory Programme (IEPP) with at least B grade.

 

APPLICATION SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  1. Submission date before 1 July each year;
  2. The university reserves the right to approve your admission into a programme that is deemed academically suitable for you. 
  3. Processing Fee of RM227.90 (inclusive 6% GST) OR USD53 OR TELEGRAPHIC TRANSFER to:

Bursar Department,  UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH and send a copy of the transaction receipt to the Section of International Student Management, CfIA (for international applicants residing outside Malaysia). Processing fees paid by the applicant will not be refunded.

International students
CIMB Bank Berhad - (A / C No: 1014 00000 29054)
Address: CIMB Bank Berhad, G-811, Tingkat Bawah, 1 Borneo Hypermarket Sulaman, 88450 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Swift Code: CIBBMYKL

Please email the payment receipt to Centre for International Affairs: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Do not send original documents. Please bring along original documents for verification during university registration.

Completed application forms are to be submitted to the following address:-

International Student Management Unit,
Office for International Affairs,
Universiti Malaysia Sabah,
Level 5, South Block, Chancellery Building,
88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.

Email  : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel      : +60 88-320 000, ext. 1385 (Vivian Wahdi A.)
Fax     : +60 88-320 126

Source: PHEA Website