In the B. Ed (Hons.) in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), students will learn the fundamentals of education, the essence of teaching by integrating 21st Century education system while specializing in both linguistics and literature to accommodate the knowledge of English as a second language.

Students learn to adapt, design and implement various education and teaching English as a second language components through a mix of theoretical and hands-on activities.

Career options may include; English teacher, Lecturer, Tutor, Trainer, Educational Writer, Translator and Editor.

Entry Requirement

  • A-Level: Minimum of 2Es
  • STPM: Minimum of 2Cs
  • Australian Matriculation: Minimum ATAR 50
  • Foundation in Arts: Minimum CGPA of 2.00
  • Diploma: Minimum of CGPA 2.00

Diploma in TESL

Diploma in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) is aimed at developing proficiency in the English language encompassing the areas of listening, speaking, reading, and writing while enhancing students’ linguistic competence and performance.

The program also aims to empower their knowledge and skills to perform as an effective TESL practitioner; developing their appropriate personal attitudes, characteristics, qualities, habits and interpersonal skills.

Career options may include; English language educator or trainer at learning institutions such as private primary schools, training centres, tuition centres. Additionally, graduates may strive for employment in the fields of marketing, public relation (PR), journalism, publishing, broadcasting, advertising and training.


Entry Requirement

  • SPM / O-Level: Minimum 3 credits in any subjects including Bahasa Melayu AND English

Why should we study TESL?


The field of TESL

The field of TESL includes:

  • Teacher
  • Lecturer
  • English Tutor
  • Advance English Centre


Career Options in TESL

; English teacher


Educational Writer