You may apply for our full-time programmes through our online application process or visit our main campus or regional centres to enrol. 

Commencement of Intake

Below are the commencement of intake for Full-Time Study:


  • January 2020 Intake: 13 January 2020

  • March 2020 Intake: 16 March 2020

  • July 2020 Intake: 13 July 2020

  • September 2020 Intake: 14 September 2020


  • February 2020 Intake: 10 February 2020

  • May 2020 Intake: 4 May 2020

  • September 2020 Intake: 21 September 2020


The schedule of fees is here:  Your total tuition fees in each semester depend on the number of courses for which you enrol.

Payment may be made at the main campus or at the regional centres. Payment is accepted by cheque (payable to Wawasan Open University Sdn Bhd), bank draft, money/postal order, credit card or by ATM cards issued by most major Malaysian banks. All fees must be paid in full at the time of registration and no later than the first week after the commencement of the semester. You will be fined a late payment penalty if all fees are not paid on time and may lose access to WOU facilities, tutorials and examinations.

Apply for Financial Assistance

Help is available to students who need it in the following ways:

a. Employees Provident Fund (EPF)


EPF contributors can withdraw from their EPF Account II to support their studies.
To apply, please obtain the Borang KWSP 9H (AHL) from the nearest EPF office and liaise with your nearest Regional Centre to obtain the relevant supporting letters from WOU.

Note: WOU only charges fees on a per semester basis. Any excess EPF funds parked with WOU will not be construed as advance payment for tuition fee and is not interest bearing. 

b.  Bank Loans


Certain banks may provide study loans. Please check with your respective bank for further details.

c.  Instalment Plans


Installment payment plans are available in special circumstances. Please consult your nearest Regional Centre for further details.

d.  0% easy payment system


WOU tuition fees qualify for a 6 month 0% easy payment scheme when you pay using a Maybank, Alliance or Hong Leong credit card. For further details, please contact your nearest Regional Centre.

e.  Bursary Award


The Bursary Award is applicable to new undergraduate students who are below 31 years old. The full-time students will enjoy tuition fee discounts based on their academic performance.


Please contact your nearest Regional Centre for further details.

f. Tun Dr. Lim Chong Eu and Tun Dr. Lim Keng Yaik Scholarships


These scholarships are available for full-time students who have obtained at least 3A for STPM, 3A for A Levels or 10A for UEC or any other equivalent qualification, and whose family basic income is not more than RM7,000 per month or RM84,000 per year.

g. Chancellor's Merit Scholarship


The Chancellor’s Merit Scholarship awarded to full-time students who achieve academic excellence on a semester basis.  

h. Penang State Government Education Loan


The Penang State Government Education Loan was established to provide education loans to Malaysian citizens who were born or receive part of their education in Penang. The criteria for application are:

  • Must be born in Penang or have at least studied in a Penang-based school for five years.

  • Must have received an offer to study at a local public education institution, or a private one that has been approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.

  • Must not be already sponsored by another entity.

  • Application has to be made via online.

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For further enquiries, call 1-300-888-968 (WOU) or email to 

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