Academic Entry Requirements

These are minimum general requirements only. Please refer to the relevant programme pages for essential subject requirements and grade ranges. Advanced entry is only possible where qualification aligns with programme.

Qualifications and grades


  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or Matriculation Certificate acceptable for Level 1 or 2 entry, depending on grades
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) Senior Middle Level acceptable for Level 1 entry with a credit grade in each subject
  • Advanced Diploma acceptable for Level 3 entry

Postgraduate Taught

Malaysian Bachelor's degree at GPA 2.5 or above

English language requirements

To study at the University you must also provide evidence of your English language ability. For further information on the University’s English language requirements, please click here.

INTO GCU offers a range of pathways which provide access to postgraduate and undergraduate programmes at the University. If you do not meet the University’s standard entry requirements, please contact INTO GCU to find out more about how they can help you access your chosen GCU programme.

Entry requirements for certain programmes may differ from those shown above. For further information on entry requirements, please contact us at