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Certificate in Intensive English

  Institution: KDU University College

Field Of Study:
Language Studies
Level Of Study:
Certificate / Professional Certificate, English Language Programme
Course Subject:
English Language and Literature
Course Intake:
April, January, July, October, September

The Certificate in Intensive English programme is ideal for those who want to improve their English communication skills. This is especially tailored for students who are planning to further their studies in English as all four main skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing – are covered in the syllabus.


In the course, students will :-

  • develop writing skills
  • acquire active reading skills
  • converse with others and express their opinions more fluently and confidently in English

There are 5 levels of study from Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate to Upper Intermediate levels. Each level of study emphasizes all the essential skills – listening, speaking, reading, and writing, as well as grammar and vocabulary development.


Before the commencement of the course, students are required to take a placement test to determine their level of study. Please contact for more information on the online English Placement test.

Duration for each level : 10 weeks

Total hours a week : 24 hours

Location: KDU Damansara Jaya Campus


Academic Qualification

SPM / GCE O Level

Entry Requirement

Completed SPM / GCE O Level or other relevant qualifications

Students are required to sit for the English Placement test and based on the results, students will be advised to take the appropriate English course(s) of the Certificate in Intensive English

Intake dates :

  • 24 September 2012
  • 7 January 2013
  • 8 April 2013
  • 1 July 2013
  • 7 October 2013

You should know that……

  • Besides classroom learning, there are also enrichment activities, field trips, workshops, and talks organized to provide greater exposure to the language learning process.
  • The language community in KDU is like a salad bowl. Our international students come from at least 30 different countries.
  • The Language Department boasts of excellent student-staff rapport. Our dedicated and qualified teaching staff strive to ensure that students excel in their studies.
  • Pastoral care is provided to all students; each one is assigned an academic advisor for his or her whole course of study.
  • Self-access, web-based language learning through 24/7 English allows students to improve their English, especially the listening and pronunciation skills, outside the classroom.
  • Upon completion of the Certificate in Intensive English course, students can transfer to another programme of study at KDU. There are many options to choose from, depending on your interests. Speak to your academic advisors or KDU Programme Counsellors. They will be pleased to help you assess your interests, skills, and choice of careers.