Taylor’s University, Malaysia (est.1969) is one of the top private universities in the country. It has a total of 5,800 students out of which 1,704 are international, enrolled in UG and PG level programs across a wide range of disciplines to study in Malaysia. An integrated Bachelor-Master program is also offered with Master of Management and Master of Business Administration and can be pursued with a UG degree in various disciplines.
The university opens applications in March and August for UG and the graduate programs have multiple intakes. Applications can be submitted via TOPAS application portal. There are certain UG programs that may require completion of a foundation or a diploma course. A CGPA between 2.50 or and 2.75 is mandatory for graduate admissions along with 2 to 5 years of work experience . Aspirants planning for UG study in Taylor’s University need to have a CGPA of 2.00 or higher to apply for studying in Malaysia.
Taylor University is well known for its MBBS degree, and requires CGPA of 3.00 in the science foundation program or diploma in Health Science with CGPA of 3.50 is the requirement for students seeking to study the course along with an interview and a medical exam.
|Intake||UG- March and August PG- Multiple Intakes|
|Work Experience||Required For PG programs|
|Financial Aid||Scholarships, Grants, and Loans|
|International Admission Help Desk||Email:email@example.com Tel: +603 5629 5000|
There are no specific deadlines to apply at Taylor’s University. All students are advised to apply two months from the start of the intake period.
Intake period for some of the UG and PG programs is tabulated below:
|MBA||January, March, August|
|Master of Law||March and August|
|Master of Computer Science||January, March, June, August, and October|
|MSc in Engineering||January, March, June, August, and October|
|Ph.D. in Business||February, April, June, August, and October|
|MBBS||March and August|
|Bachelor of Pharmacy||August|
General entry requirements and tuition fees of the top programs offered by Taylor's University is listed below:
|Programs||Entry Requirements||Tuition Fees (in RM)|
|MBA||UG with 2.75 CGPA or; UG with CGPA-2.75 or; UG with CGPA- 2.50 and 2 years of managerial experience||60,008.48|
|Master in Management||UG with CGPA- 2.50 or; UG with CGPA- 2.00 and 5 years of work experience||60,008.48|
|Master of Science||UG in science with CGPA-2.75 and research project or; 2 years of work experience in a science-related field||45,528.98|
|Master in Computer Science||MQF Level 6 UG in Computer Science or related field with GPA-3.00 or; UG in a relevant field with CGPA-2.50 and rigorous internal assessment||45,528.98|
|MSc in Engineering||UG in Engineering or Science with CGPA of 2.75 or higher or; UG in relevant field with CGPA- 2.50 and rigorous internal assessment||45,528.98|
|Ph.D. in Business||PG in Business or related field or; UG with CGPA- 3.67 and pursuing master's||68,474.26|
|Phd in Pharmaceutical Sciences||PG in Pharmacy or Science field or; UG with CGPA- 3.67 and pursuing master's with good standing in research and conversion assessment||68,436.85|
|MBBS||CGPA of 3.00 in the Science Foundation Program or; Diploma in Health Science with CGPA- 3.50 and 2Bs in Biology/Physics/Chemistry and 3 credits in English & Mathematics||443,424.42|
|B.A Honors in Accounting & Finance||Diploma in Business with CGPA- 2.50 or; STPM qualification with C+ and CGPA- 2.33 in two subjects||121,434.16|
Students from all around the world planning to study in Malaysia can opt for Taylor's University in Malaysia. International students must have completed a course of study that meets the standards for the various programs. All entrance criteria should be in line with the university's regulations.
International candidates and domestic students go through the same process, with the exception that international applicants must provide certain additional documents to study in Malaysia. The university accepts applications through its online portal.
Below are the application requirements for international students:
- Original academic transcripts
- A signed letter of acceptance
- Test to study in Malaysia- IELTS/TOEFL/MUET
- International reporting form
- Letter of recommendation
- Letter of scholarship or sponsorship(if required)
- Health certificate
- Copy of Passport
Taylor's University asks international students to present TOEFL, IELTS, MUET, UEC English test scores to prove their English proficiency skills. Some Ph.D. programs may also require test scores of Taylor's EET and Taylor's EEN.
Minimum test scores required for UG and PG programs is listed below:
|Tests||UG||PG (Coursework )||PG(Research)||MBBS|
|MUET||Band 2||Band 5||Band 5||Band 4|
|Taylor's IEN||-||-||Level 2 Grade B+|
International students are advised to apply for a Malaysian student visa right after receiving the offer letter from Taylor's University. The immigration department of Malaysia requires 6 to 8 weeks to issue the student's visa. The international office of Taylor's University will help international students in submitting all the required documents.
Candidates are required to submit the following documents:
- Signed offer letter(2 copies)
- Copy of Passport with validity more than 12 months
- 3 copies of Passport Biodata
- Original visa with 3 copies of visa approval letter
- Original academic transcripts
- Health or medical examination form
- Program fee receipts
- Flight ticket
- Driving license
More than 40 UG programs are offered by Taylor University, Malaysia. The University’s UG Business degree with honors are in International Business & Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Banking, Economics, Actuarial Studies, and Entrepreneurship.
The Bachelor of Business in International Business & Marketing is a 3 year bachelor’s degree. The program focuses on core concepts and techniques of marketing in international organizations. It allows students to engage in a 2 monthly internship program.
Below is the admission process for all UG courses:
Application Portal: TOPAS
Application Fee: RM 250
- A foundation program with a Diploma qualification
- Sijil Tingi Persekolahan Malaysia(STPM)
- Unified examination certificate
- Three certified copies of academic transcripts
- Proof of English proficiency test
- Medical Certificate(for medical programs)
PG courses in Taylor University Malaysia are in Architecture, Science, Business Administration, Management, Computer Science, Engineering, Communication, Teaching & Learning, Tourism, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Law.
- The graduate programs are offered either based on coursework or research work.
- Taylor’s MBA is an innovative and practical program that is relevant to the global market. It is a 1-year multidisciplinary program that helps students learn insights of business and skills required for the global market.
- The Master of Science in Engineering is a 2 to 4-year research-focused program.
Application Portal: TOPAS
- Bachelor's or a Master's degree
- English proficiency test scores
- Six passport size photos for non-research programs
- Seven passport size photos for research-based programs
- A research proposal(research-based programs)
- Two academic references(research-based programs)
- Resume or CV
- Work experience
- Recommendation letter from an employer or a faculty
- Three copies of passport with a validity of 15 months
Taylor’s University is one of the top 50 universities in the world. The University is among the top 1% of universities for its employment opportunity. Some UG programs require a foundation or diploma qualification. The graduate programs are offered for both full-time and part-time, international students can only apply for full-time mode. Some of the undergraduate and graduate programs also offer an internship or work-study for international students.
Ques. What are the entry requirements for international students?
Ans. International students must have a UG degree with relevant work experience and a Unified Examination Certificate or STPM for admission in a PG program. For Ph.D. program PG qualification with research proposal or UG with 3.67 CGPA and pursuing a master’s degree along with relevant research work done.
Ques. What is the minimum CGPA(GPA) required for admission at Taylor’s University?
Ans. For UG degree a minimum of 2.00 CGPA and for PG minimum GPA of 2.50 is essential.
Ques. What is the admission process for international students?
Ans. International Students may apply through the TOPAS portal by submitting all the necessary documents.
Ques. What are the courses offered by Taylor's University?
Ans. The university offers UG and PG degree programs in Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Medical, Hospitality, Law, Design, Education, Tourism, and Pharmacy.
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