International schools offering pre-university programmes

November 17, 2016

Many parents and students alike may be unaware that International Schools provide pre-university programmes that prepare students for a successful time at university.These programmes continue to produce exceptional graduates which are recognised worldwide. 


Alice Smith School 

RM26,680 per term (3 terms per academic year) 


Alice Smith have consistent excellent academic results (av. 70% of results graded A*, A or B in the last three years) which in turn lead to an impressive 85% of their students obtaining a place at their university of first choice. The school’s Sixth Formers are very much an integral part of the Alice Smith School directly benefiting from its wide range of first-class facilities and education provision, participating fully in school life and providing a good example to younger students.

Fairview International School 

RM 23,100 per term (2 semesters per academic year)


The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organisation works with schools, governments and international organisations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.

Epsom College in Malaysia 

RM27,500 per term

Epsom College in Malaysia

Epsom College in Malaysia (ECiM) aims to provide exceptional all-round opportunities – academic, social, sporting and cultural – in a safe and supportive community. The 18-month programme aims for excellence, and values both achievement and endeavour. ECiM challenges pupils to develop their talents and broaden their interests; to become confident in themselves, and to be tolerant and appreciative of others.

UCSI International School, Springhills 

RM16,333 per term (3 terms per academic year) 

UCSI International School Springhill

The IB Diploma Programme (DP) is an academically challenging and balanced programme of education with final examinations that prepares students, aged 16 to 19, for success at university and life beyond. It has been designed to address the intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being of students. The programme has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities.

Taylor’s International School 

RM12,000 to 13,200 per term (3 terms per academic year) 


TIS offers a 2-year programme that prepares students for academic excellence. Its holistic programme is enhanced with in-depth knowledge to prepare students for academic excellence and equips them with leadership skills as well as CCAs for essential life skills towards university and beyond.

Garden International School 

RM29,180 per term (3 terms per academic year) 

Garden International School

Garden International School’s Sixth Form programme is based on UK A-levels following the Cambridge or Edexcel examination board syllabi. Alongside considering future degree and career options, the school guides their students into nurturing individual interests and talents. The school also provides an array of co-curricular activities and enrichment programmes.

International School of Kuala Lumpur

Students accepted through the IB scholarship programme


The school has seen students with Grade Point Average from 2.31 to 4.5 successfully completing the full diploma programme, demonstrating that each student has both the capacity and ability to succeed. The faculty members work exceptionally hard to ensure each student is mentored and supported throughout. ISKL graduates 97% of all full IB Diploma students.

Australian International School Malaysia (AISM)

RM18,000 t0 RM25,000 per term (3 terms per academic year)

AISM Pre-University Scholarship 2016

AISM strives to provide pre-university students with an excellent academic education in an inclusive learning environment, as well as a wide range of broader opportunities that will prepare our students for life beyond AISM. Their programme offers robust academic programmes, academic and social well-beings, careers and pathway planning and experiential learning.


Help International School

RM50,000 for 2 years


Help International School Asian Scholar A-Levels Leadership Programme seeks to develop an all-rounder leader in our A-Levels students. The programme give students the opportunity not only to excel academically but also to develop personal leadership through their service to the school and the community at large.

Marlborough College

RM177,450 per annum

Marlborough College Malaysia

The 2-year IB Diploma programme requires pupils to study a minimum of 5 core subjects together with one other, completing the core aspects of Creativity, Action and Service, the Extended Essay and Theory of Knowledge.  Three of these subjects must be taken at Higher Level and the other three at Standard Level.

MAZ International School 

RM12,000 per term (3 terms per academic year) 


The MAZ International Pre-U Programme comprises of a 1 ½ years programme culminating in the students sitting the AS and A-Levels from the university of Cambridge and Edexcel Boards. There are currently 10 subjects offered in the Pre-U programme.