Postgraduate

Study (International)

Postgraduate Study Options

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research-only qualification designed for students who intend to pursue an academic or research career. The degree is awarded on the basis of the submission of a thesis which should give evidence of the candidate’s ability to carry out research, evidence that the candidate has shown originality and independence, and that the candidate has made a significant contribution to knowledge in a particular field.

Research masters’

degrees

The Master  by research is supervised by a graduate faculty (or a panel of graduate faculty members). The directed research work introduces candidates to the processes by which new knowledge is developed and applied accordingly

Mixed mode masters’

degrees

Student must complete a minimum of 21 credits of courses and an equivalent of 21-credit research component, and must obtain a final academic grade of at least 3.0 CGPA.

Coursework masters’

degrees

Student must complete a minimum of 40 credits, and must obtain a final academic grade of at least 3.0 out of 4.0 CGPA. Minimum 40-credit consists of several subject modules including faculty compulsory, faculty electives, a university elective module and a Master’s project.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Doctor of Philosophy

  • A Master’s Degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia or any other Institutions of higher learning recognised by the Senate; or
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s degree and experience in the relevant field recognised by the Senate; or
  • Candidates who a currently registered in a Master’s Degree programme at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, and approved by the Graduate Studies Committee of the respective faculty and the Senate.

Master's Degree

  • A Bachelor’s Degree with good honours from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia or any other institution of higher learning recognised by the Senate; or
  • A qualification equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree and experience in the relevant field recognised by the Senate.

English Proficiency

If English is not your native language and you are attending a school where English is not the language of instruction, you must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System Academic (IELTS Academic). See more details about English Language Requirements

Health Requirements

International student are required to undergo a compulsory medical check up in Malaysia (managed by the University) and you must be certified as being in good health and free from contagious/ infectious diseases or illness that will adversely affect your study. International students from the yellow fever endemic areas without a valid immunisation certificate will be immediately quarantined on arrival for 6 days minus the period of travel. The university has the right to withdraw this offer or to terminate you from your study if you are found to suffer from or to be a carrier of contagious/ infectious diseases, or to suffer from a medical condition requiring continuous medical care that will adversely affect your study at UTM.

Health Requirements

 

UTM Entry Requirement to Master by Coursework Program

Obtained Bachelor degree with the following grade
Working Experience
Degree Class
CPA Scale of 4
CPA Scale of 5
CPA Scale of 20
Percentage
1000 Marks
  • First Class
  • Second Class Upper
  • Excellent Pass
2.50 or higher 3.13 or higher 12.5 and higher 62.5% or higher 625 or higher No Working Experience Needed
  • Second Class Lower
  • Very Good Pass
2.00 <CPA < 2.50 2.50 <CPA < 3.13 10 CPA < 12.5 50% <CPA < 62.5% 500 <CPA < 625 5 year working experience in the related field

 

UTM Entry Requirement to Master by Mixed-mode and Research Program

Obtained Bachelor degree with the following grade
Working Experience
Degree Class
CPA Scale of 4
CPA Scale of 5
CPA Scale of 20
Percentage
1000 Marks
  • First Class
  • Second Class Upper
  • Excellent Pass
2.75 or higher 3.38 or higher 13.75 and higher 68.75% or higher 687.5 or higher No Working Experience Needed
  • Second Class Lower
  • Very Good Pass
2.50 <CPA < 2.75 3.13 <CPA < 3.43 12.5 <CPA < 13.75 62.5% <CPA < 68.75% 625 <CPA < 687.5 Subject to rigorous internal assessment
  • Second Class Lower
  • Good Pass
2.00 <CPA < 2.50 2.50 <CPA < 3.13 10 < CPA < 12.5 50% < CPA <62.5% 500 <CPA < 625 5 years working experience in the related field

Programmes Fees

The fees exclude the accomondation, Convocation, Bench Fees, Visa & Personal Bond. The rates are subject to change.

 

Postgraduate Mainstream Programme

Master Programme

(3 Semesters)

2019 Tuition Fees (MYR)

Valid until 31 December 2019

2020 Tuition Fees (MYR)

For New Students

Effective 1 January 2020

Coursework & Mixed – Mode Research Coursework & Mixed – Mode Research
Architecture 24,150 21,250 25,500 21,100
Business & Management 23,100 21,250 24,500 21,100
Computing/ IT 23,150 21,250 24,500 21,100
Engineering 27,525 25,100 28,900 25,000
Humanities & Social Sciences 23,100 21,250 24,500 21,100
Science / Education 23,100 21,250 24,500 21,100
Quantity Surveying 27,525 21,250 28,900 21,100

 

 

PhD Programme

(6 Semesters)

2019 Tuition Fees (MYR)

Valid until 31 December 2019

2020 Tuition Fees (MYR)

For New Students

Effective 1 January 2020

Coursework & Mixed – Mode Research Coursework & Mixed – Mode Research
Architecture 47,650 37,650 50,400 40,400
Business & Management 47,650 37,650 50,400 40,400
Computing/ IT 47,650 37,650 50,400 40,400
Engineering 52,350 41,300 55,100 44,400
Humanities & Social Sciences 47,650 37,650 50,400 40,400
Science / Education 47,650 37,650 50,400 40,400
Quantity Surveying 47,650 37,650 50,400 40,400

 

Razak Faculty of Technology and Informatics Programme

Course

Fees (MYR)

Master

(3 Semesters)

Executive Master Occupational Safety and Health Management 36,854
Master of Science (Engineering Business Management) 33,154
Master of Science (Sustainable Urban Design) 26,419
Master of Professional Science 29,204
Master of Science (Systems Engineering) 31,204
Master of Science (Sustainable Infrastructure) 33,204
Master of Science (Engineering Design) 32,204
Master of Science (Engineering Education) 31,204
Master of Software Engineering 25,854
Master of Science (Information Assurance) 25,854
Master of Science (Computer System Engineering) 25,854
Master of Science (Informatics) 25,854
Master of Science (Business Intelligence and Analytics) 25,854

PhD 

(6 Semesters)

Doctor of Engineering (Engineering Business Management) 55,854
Doctor of Software Engineering 45,664

 

Malaysia – Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT)

Course

Fees (MYR)

Master

(3 Semesters)

Master of Sustainable System 19,354
Master of Disaster Risk Management 33,654
Master of Technology and Innovation Management 25,984

 

Azman Hashim International Business School (AHIBS)

Course Fees (MYR)

Master

(3 Semesters)

Master of Business Administration (MBA) 31,804
Master of Science (Information Technology Entrepreneuship) 30,095

PhD

(6 Semester)

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) 59,804

 

Need Assistance?

 

Postgraduate Intake Unit

Student Recruitment & Admission Divission (SRAD),

Level 2, Block F54,

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bahru

Phone : +6075537900