Postgraduate Admission


The minimum requirements for admission to the postgraduate programmes are as follows:

Doctorate Programmes by Thesis: 
Master of Science degree or equivalent; or 
any other qualifications approved by the Senate (except for conversion from Master's tp Doctorate programme) 

Master's Programme 
Bachelor of Science degree with honours or equivalent; or 
Bachelor of Science degree with: at least three years or relevant working experience; or proof of publication in a related field; or 
professional qualification from a recognized professional body; or 
any other qualifications by the Senate

Period of Candidature:

  • Doctor of Philosophy ~ 4 semester (minimum), 12 semester (maximum)
  • Master of Science (By Research / By Coursework) ~ 2 semester (minimum), 8 semester (maximum)
  • Master (By Coursework And Research) ~ 2 semester (minimum), 8 semester (maximum)

Language Requirements:

The medium of instruction is in English. International students are required to attend and pass a basic course in Bahasa Malaysia before their degree can be conferred. If they intend to write their thesis / dissertation in English, they must possess at least 6 IELTS (academic) or a score 550 TOEFL.

How To Apply ?

Applications can only be made online from the website at Application for researchprogrammes are open throughout the year. Candidate may apply anytime except for programmes with pre-quisite courses. For further enquiries, please contact:

  • Telephone Number: 03-7967 4083 / 6716