IUMW’s Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology is concerned with the scientific development of knowledge about human behavior and thought. Intensive analysis training and critical skills are taught with the intent of producing graduates who are competent from every angle.
Our programme integrates research and hands-on expertise to produce high performing professional practitioners ready to take up roles in contemporary health and social sciences practices. Graduates will have the knowledge, skills, techniques and ethics that are relevant in today’s working environment. The programme also produces students who are aware of the sustainable issues that are pertinent in the field of psychology.
With a wide range of applications from industry to commerce, education, health and social services, our bachelor’s degree in psychology can serve as a foundation for a whole variety of different careers.
STPM: Grade C (GP 2.00) in any two (2) subjects
Diploma: CGPA of 2.00
UEC: Grade B in five (5) subjects
Foundation/ Matriculation: CGPA of 2.00 out of 4.00
A-LEVEL: Pass with Grade D in two subjects
Australian Matriculation: ATAR 65
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB): 24 points across six subjects
Additional Requirements: Credit in Mathematics AND any Science subject AND minimum pass in English in SPM
NOTES: Specific requirements at SPM level can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM / STAM / Diploma / Matriculation / Foundation are equivalent or higher.
A Level with 2 Principal passes or equivalent, recognised by Malaysian Government or fulfil any other entry requirements that are recognised by the University Senate; AND
Minimum Credit in Mathematics AND Physics or Chemistry or Biology or General Science in O Level AND minimum pass in English in O Level; AND
IELTS Band 5.0/ TOEFL 500
English Competency Requirements
All international students are bound to the English Competency requirement set by the University and the Malaysian Qualification Agency except those who are:
From countries where English is the official language; OR
From an academic institution which uses English as its main medium of instruction.
UWTSD Requirements (if you spend a semester abroad)
IELTS Band 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 for each component
English for Research Writing
Introduction to Psychology
Theories of Personality and Individual Differences
Lifespan Development I
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Bahasa Kebangsaan A
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Student)