Business Foundation Year

University of Southampton Malaysia

Iskandar Puteri, Johor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


1 year


Full-time, On-campus


Mar, Jul, Sep

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Guaranteed progression to one of UoSM's business degrees upon successful completion
  • Integrated programme which ensures a smooth transition into degree
  • Ranked #80 in the QS World University Rankings 2025, making it the top UK university in Malaysia
  • Affordable UK certification right here in Malaysia, saving up to 60% of tuition fees when compared to the UK campus

Course Structure

Typical Course Content:

  • Critical Thinking and Research Skills
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • English for Academic Study
  • Introduction to Business
  • Global Society
  • Introduction to Economics

Entry Requirements

  • IGCSE: 5 B grades including Mathematics (excluding Moral Studies, Religious Studies).
  • SPM: 5 B grades including Mathematics (excluding Moral Studies, Religious Studies).
  • IB MYP: Grade 5 in 5 subjects including Mathematics (excluding Personal Project and Physical and Health Education).

1. Other equivalent qualifications (including international qualifications) will be considered, please contact a UoSM education counsellor or your preferred agent to understand more

2. Should there be any inconsistency between the entry requirements stated above and on the UoS website, the latter will take precedence.

  • IELTS 5.5 overall, minimum 5.5 in all components, or UEC English B4 or equivalent, OR
  • Grade C in SPM 1119 English (cohort before 2021), SPM CEFR Level B2 or above (cohort from 2021 onwards), Grade C in GCSE English, Grade A in IGCSE English as a Second Language or equivalent.

Estimated Fees

Application fees (non-refundable)


Tuition fees


Discounts & scholarships


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