Universiti Sains Malaysia
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: University of Science Malaysia.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's or specialized degree (3-5 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Upper ranges of class II lower.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree, degree classification and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1969 as the University of Penang; acquired current name in 1972. Usual entrance requirements are the SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) (11 years of education) or the STPM (Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia) (12 years of education).
|70 & above
|49 & below
Estimated equivalency: First Class A, Second Class Upper AB, Second Class Lower B/BC, Third Class C.
Languages of instruction: Bahasa Malaysia, English.
Master's: 1-3 years.
Ph.D.: 2-6 years.
Last updated: May 09, 2005