Engineering 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

  • Direct pathway into engineering degrees in University of Southampton Malaysia and UK
  • Programme incorporates both theoretical and practical skills
  • Teaching staff highly experienced in their research field
  • Ranked #80 in the QS World University Rankings 2025, making it the top UK university in Malaysia

Course Structure

  • Academic and Personal Development
  • Computer Applications
  • Engineering Principles
  • Mechanical Science
  • Routes to Success
  • Communicating in English
  • Electricity and Electronics
  • Fundamentals of Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics for Science and Engineering

Entry Requirements

  • IGCSE: 5 A grades in the science stream, including Mathematics and Physics
  • SPM: 5 A grades in the science stream, including Mathematics and Physics, with minimum B+ in Additional Mathematics
  • IB MYP: Grade 6 in 5 subjects including Physics, Mathematics and one other Science subject (excluding Personal Project and Physical and Health Education).
  • With Language Pathway:
    • Students who achieve IELTS 5.5 overall, or UEC English B4 or equivalent will be required to attend an additional English language module (English for Engineers and Scientists) both in semester 1 and 2.
  • Non-Language Pathway:
    • Students who achieve IELTS 6.5 overall, with minimum 6.0 in each component, 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, B3 in UEC English or equivalent.

Estimated Fees

Application fees (non-refundable)


Tuition fees


Discounts & scholarships


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