Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

Intensive English Course

This course offers remedial English at five different levels. It is designed to help students develop fluency and confidence in using the language in any English-speaking environment.


  • March
  • June
  • August
  • November


10-weeks; conducted four times a year
20 hours per week for 10 weeks (200 class hours)


  • Malaysian students:
    Level 1-4 RM2,678 per level
  • International students:
    Level 1-4 RM3,605  per level

The indicative course fees shown here applies to students studying on-campus in Malaysia for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student's study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.

Course details

- Course description

Course description

At each progressive level, students are instructed in the areas of

  • Grammar
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing skills

Lessons are interactive and classes are reasonably sized. Students have the opportunity to improve their spoken English through oral presentations, discussion, debates and conversation activities. They are also taught reading strategies, the use of proper grammatical rules, writing essay outlines and drafts, and proofreading skills.



At Swinburne scholarships are about providing opportunity, promoting equity and recognising excellence and achievement. Scholarships are available for both commencing and current students.

How to apply

Find out more about the course and how to apply by contacting us in the links below.