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 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 function, differentiation, integration, indices and logarithms, statistics, index numbers, trigonometric functions, solution of triangles, linear programming, permutations and combinations, linear law, vectors, quadratic equation and function, simultaneous equation, geometry coordinate, circular measure, progression, probability and probability distribution, and motion along a straight line.