Scope of Aptitude Test

There are TWO main sections of the Aptitude Test; Section A and Section B. Both sections cover the area of Bahasa Malaysia, English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge/Critical Thinking.

 

Bahasa Malaysia (13 Multiple Choice Questions + 1 structure /essay question)

This section assesses the following areas of grammar and comprehension in Bahasa Malaysia namely;

  • Bacaan & Pemahaman
  • Tatabahasa & Prosa Kata
  • Ejaan
  • Perbendaharaan Kata
  • Pembetulan Kesalahan

 

English Language (12 Multiple Choice Questions + 1 structure /essay question)

This section assesses the applicant in the area of:

  • Reading & Comprehension
  • Grammar & Tenses
  • Spelling
  • Vocabulary
  • Error Correction

 

Mathematics (25 Multiple Choice Questions + 1 structure /essay question)

This section aims to determine if the applicant is able to demonstrate basic mathematics skills and understand various problem solving approaches specifically in the areas of:

  • Basic Numeracy
  • Basic Algebra
  • Problem Solving

 

General Knowledge / Critical Thinking (25 Multiple Choice Questions + 2 structure /essay questions)

General Knowledge tests the applicant’s understanding of the Malaysian history, administration, and governance specifically in the area of:

  • Melaka Sultanate;
  • Malaysian Constitution;
  • Concept of 1Malaysia;
  • Malaysian Festivals & Rukunegara; and
  • Environmental issues and Human Capital Development.

 

Critical Thinking aims to test the applicant’s ability and skills in the areas of

  • logic reasoning;
  • classification; and
  • pattern recognition.