January & March
KPT/JPT(R/010/3/0253) 05/19 MQA(A10061)
The DISTED School of Pre-University Studies offers the choice of two globally recognised programmes for students who have graduated with an SPM /O-Level / UEC or equivalent qualification and are looking forward to advance their studies locally or abroad. The South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE International) grant you access to many degree programmes in Malaysia and worldwide including countries like Australia, Singapore, the United Kingdom, India, the United States, the European Union and Canada.
DISTED has been successfully conducting the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE International) programme since 1987. The programme is your gateway to university studies worldwide. It provides the pathway to a broad spectrum of undergraduate studies including medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, engineering, biotechnology, computer science, law, business, mass communications and other programmes.
Progress to degree courses at DISTED:
Staffordshire University (UK)
BA(Hons) Accounting & Finance
BA(Hons) Business Management
BA(Hons) International Business Management
BA(Hons) Marketing Management
BA(Hons) Events Management
Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)
English as an Additional Language
Advanced Level Courses (choose 4 courses)
Malaysian students who intend to pursue degree studies entirely overseas after SACE are required to complete the General Studies prescribed by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).
Duration of Study
Intakes are available in January and March for the 12-month programme and June for the 18-month programme.
SPM: 5 Credits with Passes in relevant Science subjects, Bahasa Malaysia and English
IGCSE O-Level: 5 Credits with Passes (Grade E) in relevant Science subjects and English
UEC: 3 Credits (Grade B) with Passes in the relevant Science subjects and English
SPM: 5 Credits in any subjects with a Pass in Bahasa Malaysia and English
IGCSE O-Level: 5 Credits in any subjects with a Pass (Grade E) in English
UEC: 3 Credits (Grade B) with a Pass in English
For pursuing selected degree programmes, the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
prescribes the following SPM grades:
Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
Medicine: 5 Bs in Mathematics /
Additional Mathematics, Biology,
Chemistry, Physics, and another subject,
with Credits in Bahasa Malaysia and English
Dentistry & Pharmacy: 5 Bs in Mathematics /
Additional Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry,
Physics or another technical subject, with
Passes in Bahasa Malaysia and English
Science: 5 Credits including Mathematics and 2 Science
subjects, with Passes in Bahasa Malaysia and English
Engineering: 5 Credits including Mathematics and 1 Science subject
Built Environment: 5 Credits including Mathematics
Allied Health Sciences: 5 Credits including 3 from Biology,
Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and English
At DISTED, you experience an exciting, practical all-rounded tertiary education conducted in a conducive campus environment. Learning approach includes group classroom teaching, discussions, research projects and oral-aural activities.
*Terms and conditions apply