Bachelor of Arts Southeast Asian Studies

Course Detail

University University Malaya (UM)
Qualification Bachelor's Degree
Study Type Full Time
Duration 42 Months
Intakes February | September
Total tuition fee (local) RM 25,025​
Total tuition fee (foreign) Contact [email protected] for more information


This programme focuses on the studies of the region’s politics, economy, culture, languages and security via a multi-disciplinary approach.

Entry Requirements

For local students, applicants will need to achieve Band 2 MUET and meet ONE the following qualifications: 

– At least CGPA 3.0 in Malaysian Higher School Certificate (STPM), Science and Art Stream

– At least CGPA 3.0 in Malaysian Matriculation/Asasi

– At least Jayyid Jiddan level in Malaysian Higher Islamic Religious Certificate (STAM)

– At least CGPA 3.0 in Diploma in the related field of studies

– Obtain Grade B in any 3 subjects in GCE A-level

For international students, applicants will need to meet the following qualifications:

– Obtain relevant qualifications accepted by the university OR a Diploma from recognized institutions with at least a CGPA of 3.00

– A score of band 6.5 in IELTS OR 500 in TOEFL®PBT OR 60 in TOEFL iBT ®