- The main characteristics of education in Malaysia
- Organization of training, academic and linguistic programs
- Higher education for students
- Examples of educational institutions with programs for the summer or a language course
- Can I study in Malaysia for free?
- How to get a job after studying in Malaysia?
- Accommodation for Russian and foreigners while studying in Malaysia
Malaysia is a former colony of Great Britain - the Malay language is recognized as official here, but English is widely distributed throughout the country (including in the educational sphere), and most of the local residents speak it perfectly. This enables Russian and foreigners to immerse themselves in the language environment, effectively study and practice linguistic skills. Foreign students and students are enrolled in private schools and institutes, but courses are available on the basis of state educational institutions.
The main characteristics of education in Malaysia
Organization of training, academic and linguistic programs
According to the feedback of students. they were satisfied with the teaching methods and enjoyed the learning process. Organization of school education for children:
Before the last year of study in high school, the student has the right to choose an academic direction for in-depth study by special methods.
The kindergarten, pre-school program, primary and secondary school classes are available at Epsom College Malaysia. The prestigious school is located in the capital of Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur - part of the international group Epsom College ECIM and among the most prestigious British private boarding schools in the world. Approximate cost of elementary school - from 5658EUR / term, the price of high school - from 7866 EUR / trimester, payment for kindergarten will be from 8000EUR / year, and for pre-school course - 10138EUR / year.
Higher education for students
Before entering a university, you must complete the pre-university program directly at the university or continue your education at the school and complete the Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) exam, and both forms of education are developed in the country.
The A-Level and SAT preparation course is available at Epsom College ECIM, Kuala Lumpur. The school is located in a busy and developed district of the city. Training takes place in accordance with the British national curriculum, the main language of instruction is English. The cost of the pre-university program is 12800EUR / year. Also there is an accessible form of training Cambridge Pre-U in the directions: English, literature and Chinese .
The bachelor's program with a traditional form of training is designed for 4 years, a master's program for 1-2 years. The popularity of twinning programs (double, double) in leading universities is gaining popularity - this gives an opportunity to study foreign educational programs in Malaysia. Under the Transfer program, students will be able to transfer to another country after training in Malaysia (usually to the UK, Canada , the USA, Australia) within a certain amount of time.
Examples of educational institutions with programs for the summer or a language course
During summer, English language courses are available for children , for example, at the LEA Language Center, the study is for children from 10 to 18 years old. Excellent opportunity to combine study and rest and for 2-4 weeks to increase the level of knowledge of English! There is a school in Petaling Jaya, on the campus there is a swimming pool for students. A distinctive feature of the training is full immersion in the language environment, and the cost will be approximately 350EUR / 2 weeks.
ELS Kuala Lumpur Language School offers courses in preparation for IELTS or TOEFL : they are aimed at deepening the linguistic skills and preparing for the exam, which can be passed at the school on the spot. The cost of the IELTS course is 70EUR / 16 lessons.
Can I study in Malaysia for free?
A great advantage for Russian and foreigners is the opportunity to receive a scholarship or a grant for good academic performance. The Malaysian International Scholarship is a scholarship from the Government, whose goal is to attract outstanding students to the country. Only those students who intend to enter a master's or graduate school can apply for a scholarship. The scholarship consists in the payment of: air travel, accommodation, training, medical insurance, visa costs, the cost of organizing scientific activities, training materials and manuals, travel within the country.
How to get a job after studying in Malaysia?
According to the latest reviews of students, universities assist in finding a job before the end of the course - universities are interested in finding employment for their graduates in order to maintain a high rating. There are many foreigners living in Malaysia and there is a large number of international companies. After hiring, graduates can apply to the embassy for an Employment Pass, which is issued for a period of 2 to 5 years.
Accommodation for Russian and foreigners while studying in Malaysia
For children and adolescents from 11 to 18 years of age, accommodation and tuition are usually available in the boarding school, which implies accommodation in residences for 2-4 people, and for high school students, a single accommodation is possible. On the campus, sports grounds are often organized to support the active lifestyle of students, creative workshops, mugs, sections. On the campus rooms are equipped with everything necessary for living and studying. Educational buildings are often located within walking distance of housing or directly on the premises of a school or university, so that students can easily get there and do not have to waste time on the road. If the school does not have its own residence or campus, the school administration will provide an agent who will assist in finding suitable housing. You can contact Smaps - we will help you find an apartment or a room for rent, which will meet all your requirements and wishes.
Most of the schools, colleges and universities are located in the capital of Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur: the main cultural places for leisure are concentrated here, many areas with developed infrastructure. During the training, it is possible to visit them within the framework of organized excursions by the administration of the educational institution.
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