Entry Requirements

Applicants must have completed a Bachelor degree with First or Upper Second Class Honours or their equivalent; a Postgraduate Diploma or its equivalent; or a Bachelor degree with a superior performance, together with relevant and substantial work experience. In addition, you may need to meet specific course pre-requisites.

Course profile

A Master of Philosophy degree (also called Master by Research) is awarded for a thesis. The award indicates that the thesis in the opinion of the Examiners constitutes a substantial original contribution to the knowledge or understanding of a field of study and demonstrates the capacity of the candidate to conceive, design and carry the completion independent research.


Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA)
Public Services Department (JPA)