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American Degree Transfer Program (Science & Engineering)

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This is a highly popular and cost-efficient option for students aiming to do a reputable American or Canadian degree in almost any area of specialisation. The American Degree Transfer Program allows you to transfer a maximum of 90 credits* to a university of your choice. Our experienced University Placement staff will provide you with the necessary guidance and assistance for a smooth transfer.

This flexible program offers majors in Applied Science, Business, Computing, Engineering and Liberal Arts. The American-based curriculum and interactive nature of the program provide you with knowledge that goes beyond your area of study. You will be trained to think critically and develop a questioning attitude with a hands-on approach to learning.

*Most American degrees are made up of 120 credits, normally completed over a period of 4 years. The actual duration of the program and the transferable credits will vary according to the area of study and the university you are transferring to.


Duration of Study

2 years

Intake Periods
Entry Requirements
SPM or equivalent 5Cs including English and Mathematics / Science
UEC 5Bs including English and Mathematics / Science

For other qualifications, please consult our programme counsellors.
*English requirements may apply to International Students.



American Degree Transfer Program

  • General Chemistry I
  • General Chemistry II
  • Public Speaking
  • Introduction To Computers And Information Processing
  • C-Language And Unix Operating Systems
  • Introduction To Microeconomics
  • Introduction To Macroeconomics
  • Engineering Graphics With AutoCAD
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • English Composition I
  • English Composition II
  • American History I
  • American History II
  • Calculus With Analytic Geometry I
  • Calculus With Analytic Geometry II
  • Introduction To Linear Algebra
  • Calculus With Analytic Geometry III
  • Differential Equations
  • Introduction To Music
  • General Physics I
  • General Physics II
  • General Sociology
  • Introduction To American Literature
  • Business Communication
  • Introduction To Business Management
  • Principles Of Marketing
  • Principles Of Accounting I
  • Principles Of Accounting II
  • Elementary Statistics
  • College Algebra
  • Concepts Of Calculus
  • General Philosophy
  • American Government
  • General Psychology
  • General Anthropology
  • Biological Science
  • Chemistry And Society
  • Introductory Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Genetics
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Introduction To Golf
  • Introduction To Theatre And Acting

Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia  (Malaysians) OR Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2  (International Students)

Hubungan Etnik (Malaysians) OR Pengajian Malaysia 3/ Malaysian Studies 3 (International Students)

English Composition I
Bahasa Kebangsaan A (Only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)

Ethics And Social Responsibility



Credit Transfer Major

Applied Science

  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Science
  • Biotechnology
  • Food Science & Nutrition
  • Genetics
  • Marine Biology
  • Medical Technology
  • Molecular / Cell Biology
  • Optometry
  • Nursing
  • Physiotherapy

...and many more


  • Business Information Technology
  • Computer Information System
  • Computer Science
  • Multimedia Computing
  • Network Computing

...and many more


  • Aerospace & Aeronautical
  • Building Management
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Computer
  • Electrical & Electronic
  • Industrial
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Software

...and many more