Pre-University & Foundation Studies Programmes

"Stepping stone to some of the best universities in the world!"

Shape Your Future With KDU Foundation Studies Programs

A good pre-university programme ensures students are able to cope and have a smooth transition into university life, grounding them in the fundamentals of their foundation studies and preparing them to meet challenges ahead.

At KDU, we are backed with years of experience in preparing students to meet the vigorous demands of tertiary education worldwide, and for success thereat. Our pre-university & foundation studies courses are not only aimed at imparting knowledge but also at developing students’ skills set, confidence, character and integrity, providing students with the best possible head start in their university life.

We mean it.
Our graduates have continued on to some of the best universities in the world.
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Cambridge
  • London School of Economics
  • Imperial College London
  • King’s College, London
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Sydney
  • National University of Singapore
  • University of Hong Kong

…and many more.

Why Choose KDU?


A proven track record with consistently excellent performance. 

Cambridge A-Levels Examination Results 
MAY - JUNE 2018
Straight A's scorers
Scored at least 1A / 1A*
More than
A scorers in 8 out of 8 subjects
MAY - JUNE 2017
Straight A's scorers
Scored at least 1A / 1A*
More than
A scorers in 6 out of 10 subjects
MAY - JUNE 2016
Straight A's scorers
Scored at least 1A / 1A*
More than
A scorers in 7 out of 11 subjects
Straight A's scorers
Scored at least 1A / 1A*
More than
A scorers in 5 out of 11 subjects
MAY - JUNE 2015
Straight A's scorers
Scored at least 1A / 1A*
More than
A scorers in 6 out of 11 subjects


A Holistic Learning Experience 

Good Student-Faculty Ratio
Class sizes for formal subjects are limited to 30 foundation studies students to optimize learning and interaction.

Amazing Pastoral Care
Our commitment towards providing students with a strong support system include consistent review and tracking of student performance, out-of-classroom consultations for academic support and counseling, and personal guidance.

Semester Mixers
The lunch mixers, held every semester, serves as the perfect platform for the pre-university & foundation studies faculty and students, both newly enrolled and current, to mingle and get to know each other, and in the process, build camaraderie, embrace diversity and foster inclusion.

Pre-United Club
The club constantly organizes activities and fundraisers that engage the community and are aimed towards a good cause. 

University Placement Services 

Our dedicated faculty work closely with university placement agents to ensure our students gain admission into their university of choice, with specialized placements to universities in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and the United States of America
  • Talks by various universities
  • Workshops for students to ensure they make informed decisions on the best pathway upon completion of their pre-university or foundation studies programme in Malaysia
  • Advice and counseling sessions dedicated to matching each student with the best possible programme and university
  • Assistance in the application process