Full-time: 1 ½ years
Part-time: 1 ½ years


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SEGi University Kota Damansara


The foundation year is an introductory programme that will equip students with the skills and knowledge to further their studies locally or internationally. Students are exposed to modules which will allow them to become creative thinkers and problem solvers that can be translated into practical ideas. This programme also enables students to develop a range of practical skills and solid knowledge, preparing them for smooth progress to a communication degree of their choice.


This qualification is specially designed for students with SPM, O-Level or equivalent qualifications and who would like to pursue a bachelor degree at the university.

Upon successful completion of the Foundation in Arts programme, students may further their studies in a wide range of degree programmes depending on units completed during their studies. Students may be eligible to apply for advanced standing.

SPM/O-Level or equivalent (minimum 5 credits)

Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3
  • General Language Training
  • Computer Application
  • Introduction to Business
  • Statistics
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Academic English
  • Principle of Economics
  • Elective 1*
  • Elective 2*
  • Moral Studies/Islamic Studies
  • Public Speaking
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Elective 3*
  • Elective 4*

*Students will have to choose the electives according to the discipline of undergraduate studies they intend to pursue.

*Elective Subjects (E1, E2, E3, E4)

Accountancy & BusinessCreative DesignMass Communication
  • E1 Introduction to Marketing
  • E2 Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • E3 Fundamental of Management
  • E4 Mathematics
  • E1 History of Art
  • E2 Colour & Form
  • E3 Drawing of Fundamentals
  • E4 Fundamentals Photography
  • E1 Interpersonal Communication
  • E2 Intercultural Communication
  • E3 Communication & Scholarship
  • E4 Fundamentals Photography
ComputingBuilt EnvironmentTourism & Hospitality
  • E1 Programming Methodology
  • E2 Information Technology
  • E3 Fundamentals of Management
  • E4 Mathematics
  • E1 Introduction to Building Technology
  • E2 Introduction to Estimating
  • E3 Introduction to Construction Materials
  • E4 Mathematics
  • E1 Interpersonal Communication
  • E2 Intercultural Communication
  • E3 Fundamental of Management
  • E4 Sociology of Tourism

*Electives is subject to change