1 year


Please refer directly to the respective SEGi campus


SEGi University Kota Damansara
SEGi College Subang Jaya


The Foundation in Arts is designed to equip post-secondary school students with the knowledge and skills needed to qualify for university entrance. The programme utilises comprehensive syllabus with the aim of providing you with a smooth transition from secondary studies to tertiary studies.

We aspire to develop well-rounded independent thinkers. Core papers such as Public Speaking and Computer Application are incorporated into the programme to ensure you’re given a holistic approach to learning. You’ll be given a wide range of electives to choose from to ensure a solid foundation before embarking on your undergraduate studies.

This one-year arts foundation will guarantee graduates’ entry into quality degrees with SEGi as well as UK, USA and Australian universities in partnership with SEGi.


This qualification is specially designed for students with SPM, O-Level or equivalent qualifications and who would like a pathway to pursue a bachelor degree at university. Upon successful completion of the Foundation in Arts programme, students may further their studies in a wide range of degree programmes and, depending on units completed during their studies, students may be eligible to apply for advanced standing.

  • SPM / O-Level or equivalent qualification
(Minimum 5 credits in any subjects)


Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3
  • General Language Training
  • Computer Application
  • Introduction to Business
  • Statistics
  • Academic English
  • Principle of Economics
  • Elective 1*
  • Elective 2*
  • 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.

Accountancy & BusinessCreative Design Built Environment
E1 Intro to Marketing
E2 Intro to Financial Accounting
E3 Fundamental of Management
E4 Mathematics
E1 History of Art
E2 Color & Form
E3 Drawing Fundamentals
E4 Fundamentals Photography
E1 Intro to Building Technology
E2 Intro to Estimating
E3 Intro to Construction Materials
E4 Mathematics
Mass CommunicationComputingTourism & Hospitality
E1 Interpersonal Communication
E2 Intercultural Communication
E3 Communication & Scholarship
E4 Fundamentals Photography
E1 Programming Methodology
E2 Information Technology
E3 Fundamental of Management
E4 Mathematics
E1 Interpersonal Communication
E2 Intercultural Communication
E3 Fundamental of Management
E4 Sociology of Tourism