Universiti Teknologi MARA
Caw. Selangor Kampus Dengkil
43800 Dengkil, Selangor

pusatasasi@uitm.edu.my

+603 8924 5200

LAW Foundation

INTRODUCTION

Foundation in Law or Asasi Undang-undang is a full time pre-degree programme designed to prepare students for entry into Law programme in Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) or other public universities (UA).  Students will be equipped with basic knowledge of the law and the current local and global issues.  Students will also attain proficiency in the English language and basic skills in computer and information retrieval courses.

Law Foundation programme offered by UiTM can be divided into two:

  1.     UiTM Law Foundation (Asasi Undang-undang UiTM) – PI005
  2. KPTM Law Foundation (Asasi Undang-undang KPTM) – PI007

UiTM Foundation in Law (Asasi Undang-Undang UiTM) – PI005

UPU Code – E0601

Duration – 2 semesters

 

Upon completion of this programme, students will further their studies in UiTM only.

Candidates with excellent results based on merit will be placed in Shah Alam campus (subject to number of places provided).

Students with a CGPA of 3.00 and above and achieve Band 4 for MUET will be absorbed into the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) – LW 224 in UiTM.

Students may also apply for a degree programme offered by the following Faculties:-

  1. Faculty of Art & Design (through interview)
  2. Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies
  3. Faculty of Communication and Media Studies (through interview)
  4. Faculty of Artistics & Creative Technology (through interview)
  5. Academy of Language Studies (through interview)
  6. Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management
  7. Faculty of Business Management

Students with a CGPA of 3.00 and below will not be offered automatically for the above programmes. Selection will be made based on meritocracy, academic excellence, number of places and competition from Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia/Matriculation candidates.

Application for absorption to one of the abovementioned degree programme must be made through online system provided by Bahagian Pengambilan Pelajar.

KPTM Foundation in Law ( Asasi Undang-undang KPTM) – PI007

UPU Code – E0600

Duration – 2 semesters

Students who completed this programme with excellent results will have the opportunity to do Law Degree in any public higher learning institutions. Candidates must attain MUET Band 4 as an additional requirement.

Students may also apply for programmes in the Social Sciences and Arts in any universities subject to fulfillment of prescribed requirements by the respective universities. Application to further study at the degree level must be made via UPU online application.

The programme will be conducted in two (2) semesters with 50 credit hours.  The subjects offered are as follows:-

 Semester 1

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
LAW038 Legal Research & Information Processing Skills 4
LAW012 Introduction to Law I 4
LAW016 Introduction to Malaysian System of Government & Politics 4
CSC 134 Computers & Information Processing 3
ELC080 English for Foundation Studies I 3
ELC091 Critical Reading and Reasoning For Foundation Studies 3
CTU085/IDA085 Tasawwur Islam/Agama & Manusia 2

 Semester 2

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
LAW039 Introduction to Social Psychology  and Criminology 4
LAW037 Introduction to Law II 4
LAW087 Introduction to Law III 4
LAW088 Contemporary Legal & Global Issues 4
ECO099 Economic Issues and Problems 3
ELC092 Communicative Skills for Foundation Studies 3
ELC093 Academic Writing for Foundation Studies 3
CTU086/IDA086 Asas-asas Syariah/Pengantar Undang-undang Islam 2

FOR FUTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT

Head of Programme,

Foundation in Law,

Universiti Teknologi MARA,

UITM Cawangan Selangor, Kampus Dengkil ,

42800 Dengkil ,

Selangor Darul Ehsan, MALAYSIA

Tel : 03-89245200

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

University Requirement:

Candidates must:

  1. Be Malaysian citizen with Bumiputera status.
  2. Distinction (A-) in English Language AND
  3. Credit (C) in Mathematics or Additional Mathematics AND
  4. Distinction (A-) in any 3 subjects (excluding Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and English Language)

Priority will be given to candidates with excellent result.

Programme Requirements:

 

UiTM Foundation in Law (Asasi Undang-Undang UiTM) – PI005

 

Candidates who wish to enter this programme must fulfill university requirement and possess the minimum qualifications as follows:

 

Excellent result in SPM or its equivalent achieving at least grade A- in any of three (3) subjects (excluding English and Mathematics).

Candidates must score at least a distinction A- grade in English Language AND a credit grade in Mathematics/Additional Mathematics.

KPTM Foundation in Law ( Asasi Undang-undang KPTM) – PI007

Candidates who wish to enter this programme must fulfil university requirement and possess the minimum qualifications as follows:

Excellent result in SPM or its equivalent achieving at least grade A- in any three (3) subjects (excluding English and Mathematics).

Candidates must score at least a distinction A- grade in English Language AND a credit grade in Mathematics/Additional Mathematics.

APPLICATION

Kindly complete the application form of UPU (BPKP JPT)