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Faculty of Law (FOL)

(R2/010/3/0294) 03/25 (A11233)

This one-year foundation programme serves as an entry point for the Bachelor programme, which enhances knowledge and skills to pursue the undergraduate degree programme in Law. Students will have a sound comprehension of the fundamentals of legal education to prepare students for entry into the legal profession.

In addition, students will also be skilled in various other aspects which are vital for legal practice in future as they will acquire skills in legal analysis, legal research and oral as well as written communication.


  • Entry Requirements
      1. Pass SPM/O-Level or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C in at least five (5) subjects, inclusive of Bahasa Malaysia AND the following English requirement:*
    • *Applicants with SPM must obtain a minimum of grade B+.
    • *Applicants with O-Level / IGCSE qualification must obtain a minimum of:
      1. Grade C in IGCSE English as a First Language;
      2. Grade B in IGCSE English as a Second Language; or
      3. Grade C in O-Level English
  • Note
  • Admission into the programme is subject to meeting the Internal Selection Criteria.
  • Programme Structure
    • Trimester 1
      • Communicative English
        Critical Thinking
        Computer Applications
        Introduction to Law
        General Principles of Law
        Malaysian Legal History
    • Trimester 2
      • Essential English
        Fundamentals of Business Management
        Basic Accounting for Lawyers
        Introduction to Criminal and Constitutional Law
        Introduction to Politics and Governance
        Introduction to Syariah Law
    • Trimester 3
      • English for Law
        Law and Society
        Introduction to Commercial Law