Postgraduate

Study (Malaysian)

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.

 

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. 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 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560
Business & Management 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560
Computing/ IT 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560
Engineering 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560
Humanities & Social Sciences 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560
Science / Education 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560
Quality Surveying 9,697 8,597 10,660 9,560

 

 

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 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
Business & Management 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
Computing/ IT 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
Engineering 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
Humanities & Social Sciences 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
Science / Education 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
Quality Surveying 21,924 16,424 23,850 18,350
PhD Industry 45,500

 

Razak Faculty of Technology and Informatics Programme

Course

Fees (MYR)

Master

(3 Semesters)

Executive Master Occupational Safety and Health Management 22,400
Master of Science (Engineering Business Management) 22,500
Master of Science (Sustainable Urban Design) 15,766
Master of Professional Science 18,550
Master of Science (Systems Engineering) 17,050
Master of Science (Sustainable Infrastructure) 20,350
Master of Science (Engineering Design) 20,350
Master of Science (Engineering Education) 18,670
Master of Software Engineering 13,200
Master of Science (Information Assurance) 13,200
Master of Science (Computer System Engineering) 13,200
Master of Science (Informatics) 13,200
Master of Science (Business Intelligence and Analytics) 13,200

PhD 

(6 Semesters)

Doctor of Engineering (Engineering Business Management) 45,700
Doctor of Software Engineering 25,200

 

Malaysia – Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT)

Course

Fees (MYR)

Master

(3 Semesters)

Master of Sustainable System 15,550
Master of Disaster Risk Management 29,800
Master of Technology and Innovation Management 18,550

 

Azman Hashim International Business School (AHIBS)

Course

Fees (MYR)

Master

(3 Semesters)

Master of Business Administration (MBA) 22,270
Master of Science (Information Technology Entrepreneuship) 17,120

PhD

(6 Semester)

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) 49,150

 

Need Assistance?

 

Postgraduate Intake Unit

Student Recruitment & Admission Divission (SRAD),

Level 2, Block F54,

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bahru

Phone : +6075537900