Foundation in Science

Course ID
SEGi College Penang
Level of Study
Awarding Institution
SEGi University

The foundation programme is shaped to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and practice needed to bridge you from secondary studies to tertiary level.

We provide a strong foundation for those intending to pursue programmes in Health Sciences, and Engineering. The foundation programme will guarantee your entry into above par degree programmes with SEGi as well as UK universities in collaboration with SEGi. The foundation programme enables you to gain direct entry into respective degree programmes.

This programme is offered in SEGi College Penang as a Learning Centre of SEGi University.

Get more info by downloading the brochure or applying below!

Entry requirements

SPM/O-Level – min. 5 credits including Mathematics and 2 Science subjects
UEC – min. B in 3 subjects including Mathematics & 2 Science subjects

Programme structure and modules

Semester 1

Chemistry 1
Mathematics 1
Elective 1*
Elective 2*

Semester 2

Chemistry 2
Mathematics 2
Elective 3*
Elective 4*

Semester 3

Chemistry 3
Mathematics 3
Academic English
Computer Application
Elective 5*

Elective (by Specialisation)*


Biology 1
Physics 1
Biology 2
Physics 2
Physics 3

Health Sciences

Biology 1
Public Speaking
Biology 2
Information Technology
Introduction to Patient Care/ Critical Thinking Skills


Physics 1
Public Speaking
Physics 2
Information Technology
Physics 3

* Electives are subject to change without prior notice.
* Students intending to articulate into the Health Science degree programmes will have a
choice to take either General or Health Sciences Pathway.
* Students intending to articulate into Engineering degree programmes will have a choice
to take either General or Engineering Pathway.

Career opportunities

This qualification is specially designed for students with SPM, O-Level or equivalent qualifications. Upon successful completion of this programme, students may enrol in a range of health science or engineering degree programmes.