New South Wales Higher School Certificate (NSW HSC)

Boost your career prospects and enhance your opportunities for further education with this internationally recognised final year matriculation programme (or Year 12) in New South Wales, Australia.

Pre-University Programmes Certificate 1 Year From RM 16,000
  • Get access to a dedicated University Placement Services team with a proven track record.
  • Opportunities to volunteer for internships with accredited partners and learn more about the working world.
  • Continuous guidance, assistance and support through parent/teach consultation.
  • Complete an internationally recognised matriculation programme to study at top universities.

RM16,000.00

Subjects

  • Biology (2 Units)
  • Business Studies (2 Units)
  • Chemistry (2 Units)
  • Economics (2 Units)
  • English as an Additional Language or Dialect (2 Units)
  • Information Processes and Technology (2 Units)
  • Legal Studies (2 Units)
  • Mathematics (2 Units)
  • Mathematics Extension 1 (3 Units)
  • Physics (2 Units)

Subject Combinations

Different recommended subject combinations are available to provide students with a balanced mixture of subjects that meet the subject entry requirements for their university studies.

  • English as a Second Language is a compulsory subject.
  • Mathematics Extension 1 includes Mathematics syllabus.
  • Students are required to register for five subjects.

Please consult the programme counsellors on subject combinations before registering. Students are advised to refer to the respective universities for detailed information on subject prerequisites.

CampusLocal StudentsInternational Students
INTI International College PenangApprox. RM 16,000Approx. RM 16,000
Entry LevelEntry Requirements
SPM / O Level5 credits including English and Mathematics*
UEC3 Bs including English and Mathematics*

*Subject prerequisites apply.

Note: International students are subject to meet entry requirements that reflect similar qualifications and experience as stated above.
To find country-specific entry requirements visit our international entry requirement page

Campuses & Intakes

INTI International College Penang

  • January


Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Undertaking this course provides students with the opportunity to pursue further education and enhance their career prospects in the future.

This syllabus has been designed to meet the requirements of professional bodies while giving students the competitive edge.

Suggested Subject Combinations

Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Life Sciences, Food Science & Nutrition, Health Sciences, Psychology Sciences, Chiropractic, TCM

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • English as a Second Language
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Nanotechnology, Forensic Biotechnology, Medical Radiation Science, Medical Science, Applied Sciences

  • English as a Second Language
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics Extension 1

Engineering, Physics

  • English as a Second Language
  • Physics
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Plus any two of the following:
    • Chemistry (preferred for selected courses & universities),
    • Biology,
    • Business Studies,
    • Economics, or
    • Information Processes & Technology

Law, Mass Communication, Psychology, Social Sciences, Marketing

  • English as a Second Language
  • Plus any four of the following:
    • Business Studies,
    • Economics,
    • Information Processes & Technology,
    • Legal Studies,
    • Mathematics

Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics

  • English as a Second Language
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Plus any three of the following:
    • Chemistry,
    • Biology,
    • Business Studies,
    • Economics,
    • Physics,
    • Information Processes & Technology or
    • Legal Studies

Accounting, Finance, Hotel Management, Economics

  • English as a Second Language
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Plus any two of the following:
    • Information Processes & Technology,
    • Business Studies or
    • Legal Studies

Applied Finance, Taxation, Econometrics, Commerce

  • English as a Second Language
  • Economics
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Plus any two of the following:
    • Information Processes & Technology,
    • Business Studies
    • Legal Studies

International Recognition

HSC is an internationally recognized matriculation programme and has provided students with the opportunity to obtain the HSC in their own country and study at top universities in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, the United States and Asia.

Assessment

ATAR is a percentile ranking which measures a student’s overall performance in comparison to their peers upon completion of their study. The maximum ATAR is 99.95, which is awarded to the top 0.05% of students. It is the primary criterion used by Australian universities to select students into undergraduate courses.

Each subject consists of two components:

  • 50% School Assessment Task
  • 50% External Examination
Accredited by
KPT:
INTI International College Penang: KPT/JPT(R2/010/3/0118)06/2023 - A9194

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