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New South Wales Higher School Certificate (HSC)

INTI International College Penang: KPT/JPS(R/010/3/0118)06/18

Our New South Wales Higher School Certificate (NSW HS) programme is internationally recognised as a valid Pre-university qualification. In this 11-month programme, you will be provided with a wide range of subjects available in Science and Commerce, that can be combined to from different streams for broader options. Upon completion, you will receive a Higher School Certificate issued by the Board of Studies of New South Wales.

Assessment & Examination Dates

  • Examinations are conducted in October/November.
  • The external assessment comprises 50% of the final marks, set and marked in Australia. The internal assessment accounts for the other 50% of the final marks and consists of assignments and projects set and marked by INTI International College Penang.
  • Assessment marks awarded by the College are moderated against the final examination marks. The average of these two marks determines eligibility for university entrance.
  • Entry into universities depends on the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR). ATAR is a measure of the studentu2019s overall performance in comparison to all students taking the HSC. The maximum ATAR is 99.95, which is awarded to the top 0.05% of students.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this programme, you'll need to meet the basic entry requirements listed here.

Campuses, Accrediting Body & Fees

INTI International College Penang

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Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Intake Dates & Duration

  • INTI International College Penang
  • January

  • Full-time: 11 months


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