The ASASIpintar at Geniuspintar UKM is a pre-university programme for selected students with high intellectual potential and considerable talents. We emphasise the holistic development of students to ensure that all physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, and social aspects can be improved.

The programme offers a curriculum that combines theory and practise as well as research courses to strengthen students’ abilities to conduct a variety of research in their field of interest. The cultivation of challenging knowledge as well as the latest innovations are the pillars of the ASASIpintar programme.

Why ASASIPintar?
  • Part of Pusat GENIUS@Pintar Negara, National Gifted Centre, UKM

ASASIpintar is part of the Pusat GENIUS@Pintar Negara, the first and foremost gifted and talented school in Malaysia.

  • Unique and Comprehensive Programme Structure

We offer STEM-driven courses such as research projects on the syllabus. Students will have the opportunity to conduct research under the supervision of knowledgeable experts and professor.

  • Holistic Approach

Students will also be exposed to humanities subjects such as critical analysis, national Identity development, leadership, and decision-making prepare students to be leaders in the future.

  • Conducted by Experienced and Expert Lecturers.

Our courses are conducted by experienced and expert lecturers, including professors and lecturers from various disciplines.

  • Opportunities to Enrol in UKM Faculty

After graduating from ASASIpintar, students will have the opportunity to continue their studies in various world class faculties in UKM that rank Top 1% of universities in the world.

  • Strategic Location

UKM is situated in a strategic location in Selangor, with close proximity to Kuala Lumpur and all the major transportation hubs, including the airport.

Entry Requirement

Malaysian CandidatesInternational Candidates
    • Obtained at least Grade A- in the following seven (4) subjects:  Open to category A candidates (SPM current year) and category B candidates (SPM not current year).
          • Additional Mathematics
          • Biology
          • Physics
          • Chemistry
    • The candidate must have passed their high school examination or any equivalent with a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.00.
    • Pass O Level or other equivalent qualification.
    • Other equivalent school qualifications recognised by the Malaysia Qualification Agency (MQA)
    • Obtained Grade A- in Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, and English Language qualification equivalent to Cambridge O Level 1119
    • Age not more than 19 years old at the time of application

Fees & Duration

Learning Fees

1 Year (July intake)

Course Structure

Semester 1

Course Code Subject
PNAP0113 Biology I
PNAP0123 Physics I
PNAP0133 Chemistry I
PNAP0143 Logical Resoning
PNAP0154 Statistics
PNAP0164 Research Skills
PNAP0173 Language & Literary Appreciation
PNAP0193 National Identity Development
Semester 2
Course Code Subject
PNAP0213 Biology II
PNAP0223 Physics II
PNAP0233 Chemistry II
PNAP0246 Vector Calculus
PNAP0263 Research Project
PNAP0283 Critical Analysis of Current Issues
PNAP0293 Leadership & Decision Making
PNAP0193 National Identity Development

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