• Bestari Jaya, Selangor
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Bachelor of Education (Hons) Teaching English As A Second Language (TESL)

In the new millennium, the whole world is moving inexorably into information technology and the K-economy. English has thus become the main language of the Information Communication Technology (ICT) world. In the era of globalisation and cyber technology, it is essential that students today are fluent in English to enable them to fit into the new economy. They need to communicate effectively and intelligibly in seeking greater advancement in the field of Science and Technology.

  • Teachers to be well trained to prepare students with a good command of the language. Universiti Selangor (UNISEL) sees education as an industry and it recognises the importance of English as the language of international communication. Not only has it made English a compulsory subject for all undergraduates, it has also designed the Bachelor of Education (TESL) programme in order to play its role in preparing teachers or instructors of English for both the public or private sectors in Malaysia.


i. Passed UNISEL’s Foundation for B. Ed. TESL programme with good grades (CGPA 2.00 above); OR

ii. Passed UNISEL’s Diploma TESL programme with good grades (CGPA 2.00 above; OR

iii. Passed STPM/ A-levels/ Matriculation/ Diploma or equivalent with at least two (2) Principals / CGPA of 2.00 above, AND passed the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) with at least a band score of 4; OR

iv. Possess the Malaysian Teaching Certificate/ Diploma in Teaching or Diploma in Education (English or TESL option) with CGPA 2.00 above.

Teachers, who are non-English optionists but possess at least 3 years experience in teaching English, will be considered. In-service teachers who fulfil the necessary requirements should obtain approval from the State Education Office/ Ministry of Education for approval to be full-time/ part-time students.


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  • Government teachers/ educators (application must be sent in to the Education Ministry and is subject to vacancy of position)
  • Lecturers at private higher learning institutions/ private school teachers
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Madam Norhamidah binti Mohd Yusof

Head of Programme

  • 012-2500424
  • norhamidah@unisel.edu.my
  • Miss Nurdiyana binti Muhammad Yusof

    Programme Coordinator

  • 013-393081
  • diyana@unisel.edu.my
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