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University Of Southampton, No.3, Jalan Canselor 1, Nusajaya, Johor 79200, Malaysia

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About the University

The university opened its first international campus in Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia in October 2012. Located in the state of Johor near the southwestern tip of Malaysia, the campus is located within EduCity in Iskandar Puteri - a new city comprising universities and institutes of higher education, academia-industry action and R&D centres, as well as student accommodation, shared sports and recreational facilities.

The campus operates courses in engineering, it offers an Engineering foundation year programme and MEng programmes in Aeronautics and Astronautics, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Electronic Engineering. All programmes have been approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM).

The split campus degree programmes take place in Malaysia for the first two years, with the final two years at Southampton. In 2016, the Malaysia Campus' first group of students graduated, along with the first PhD graduate.

English Language Requirements

English language requirements (Foundation)

Students who achieve IELTS 5.5 (Southampton Band FY) in all components, or UEC English B4 will be required to follow the language pathway where students will take the module English for Engineers and Scientists in semester one and two, as well as Communicating in English in semester zero.

Students who achieve Band B IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in all components, or GCE O-Level (1119) Grade C, or UEC English B3 will only require English language classes in the first semester.

English language requirements (Undergraduate)

Band B IELTS 6.5 overall, minimum of 5.5 in all components or GCE O-Level (1119) Grade C or UEC English B3.

Please CLICK HERE for current English language requirements, a list of qualifications and tests the University of Southampton recognises and a list of exempt countries.


All information related to this institution has been extracted from the University of Southampton Malaysia Campus website, accessible at The data provided here is true until its extraction on 8 May 2020. Hence, all information here is subject to change without notice as per the institution's policy. For the latest update, please visit the institution website.

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