Bachelor of Indian 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


The goal of the programme is to incorporate the linguistic, literature, religious and social-cultural heritage of the Indian community in Malaysia and other parts of the world.

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), Art Stream

– At least CGPA 3.0 in Malaysian Matriculation/Asasi

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

– Pass Tamil subject in Malaysian Certificate Of Education (SPM)

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 ®