Duration : 1 Year (3 Levels)
This programme constitutes 3 levels from beginning to advanced and these levels provide sufficient language support in listening, speaking, reading, writing and vocabulary enrichment.
Currently, this programme holds 3 intakes in a year:
March (10 weeks), June (14 weeks) and September/October (14 weeks).
English Placement Test
Students who wish to enroll for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in IUKL are required to fulfill the language requirements set by the university. Those who do not meet the minimal requirements will have to sit for an English Placement Test (EPT).
Students will be streamed according to their level of proficiency:
|80 - 100||Exempted|
|60 – 79||Level 3
|40 – 59||Level 2
|0 – 39||Level 1
Our programme is successful for the following reasons:
- Small class sizes allow students many opportunities to participate in meaningful class activities and create a comfortable class environment
- Skills-based curriculum integrates reading and writing, listening and speaking into one complete program of study
- Classes vary by level, focusing on the needs of language learners of varying proficiency levels
- IEP is highly dedicated and personally committed to students' success in English
Teaching Personnel and Books
This programme is taught by professionally qualified language lecturers with passion to assist the students to master the language. The textbooks used in this programme are specially designed for ELT and carefully selected to meet IUKL students' needs.
English Language Requirements for International Students
International student whose native language is not English must provide evidence of English proficiency before he/she can register for a programme.
|Paper||Details||Undergraduate Minimum Requirements||Postgraduate Minimum Requirement|
|TOEFL||Test of English as a Foreign Language||410 (Paper Based) or 34 (Internet Based)||550* (Paper Based) or 60 (Internet Based)|
|* Communication & language programmes require TOEFL 600 or equivalent.|
|IELTS||International English Language Testing System||Band 5.0||Band 6.0|
Other English language qualifications accepted by IUKL
|Institutions / Language Centres||Undergraduate||Postgraduate|
|CRWMC Language Centre||Upper-Intermediate||Advanced|
|ELS Language Centre||106||107|
|Malvern International College (Kasturi College International)||Intermediate||Academic Skills|
|Al-Barakah Language Center||Level 5||Level 6|
|INTI International College||EIP 130||EIP 140|
|International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)||Level 5||Level 6|
|Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) / UCTI||Upper Intermediate||Advanced|
|Erican Language Centre||Upper Intermediate||Advanced|
|UCSI University||Level 8 (Intermediate)||Level 9 (Upper Intermediate)|
|British Council Malaysia||Intermediate||Upper Intermediate|
|International Malaysia Education Centre (IMEC)||Intermediate||Upper intermediate|
|KBU International College||Intermediate||Advanced|
|Cambridge Placement Test (CEFR)||B1||B2|
Students are required to sit for the English Placement Test before enrolment if they do not meet the requirements. Students would be required to pursue IUKL’s Intensive English Programme (IEP) as a preparation to sit for IELTS or TOEFL if they do not meet the higher English proficiency of some programmes.
Please note that some programmes may require higher English language proficiency. Kindly refer to the particular programme for further information and feel free to contact the International Marketing Office or refer to the relevant schools or centres for guidance.
1. Student originate from a country where English is the lingua franca.
2. Academic qualification from institutions which English is the medium of instruction.
Currently, this programme holds 3 intakes in a year namely March (10 weeks), June (14 weeks) and November (14 weeks). Each level focuses on:
Resource – Based Activities
- Newspaper in Education
- Video-based Learning
- Computer-aided Language Learning
|Total Fees (Approximate)||RM12,200.00|
|Caution Fee (Refundable)||RM1,500.00|
|International Student Administrative Fee||RM4,800.00|
|Total Fees (Approximate)||RM19,400.00|