In Malaysia, Additional Mathematics is offered as an elective to upper secondary students studying within the public education system. This subject is included in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia examination.
Science stream students are required to apply for Additional Mathematics as one of the subjects in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia examination. Additional Mathematics is an optional subject for students who are from arts or commerce streams. Additional Mathematics in Malaysia which is commonly known as Add Maths covers various topics including functions, quadratic equations, quadratic functions, simultaneous equations, indices, logarithms, coordinate geometry, statistics, circular measure, differentiation, solution of triangles, and index numbers in Form 4, for a total of 11 chapters and progressions, linear law, integration, vectors, trigonometric functions, permutations, combinations, probability, probability distributions, motion along a straight line, and linear programming in Form 5, for a total of 10 chapters.