Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)

About Universiti Utara Malaysia

Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) campus situated in Sintok, Kedah about 48 km north of Alor Setar and 10 km east of Changlun, a town along the North-South Highway, near the Malaysia-Thai border that is rapidly growing. It is ensconced in a valley of lush tropical forests, embraced by blue hills, and watered by two rivers that flow along the middle of the campus. The scenic beauty of the natural environment, affording a myriad vista of verdant splendour. The aptly described the serene and beautiful ambiance of the unique and mesmerizing flora and fauna surrounding UUM campus. It provides conducive environment for learning.         

Apart from Sintok campus, UUM have a branch campus situated along Jalan Raja Muda Aziz in the bustling Kampung Baru in Kuala Lumpur near the enclave of the famous Chow Kit Road bazaar and Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman shopping precincts. It is also strategically located and within easy reach to the Kuala Lumpur...

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About Universiti Utara Malaysia

Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) campus situated in Sintok, Kedah about 48 km north of Alor Setar and 10 km east of Changlun, a town along the North-South Highway, near the Malaysia-Thai border that is rapidly growing. It is ensconced in a valley of lush tropical forests, embraced by blue hills, and watered by two rivers that flow along the middle of the campus. The scenic beauty of the natural environment, affording a myriad vista of verdant splendour. The aptly described the serene and beautiful ambiance of the unique and mesmerizing flora and fauna surrounding UUM campus. It provides conducive environment for learning.         

Apart from Sintok campus, UUM have a branch campus situated along Jalan Raja Muda Aziz in the bustling Kampung Baru in Kuala Lumpur near the enclave of the famous Chow Kit Road bazaar and Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman shopping precincts. It is also strategically located and within easy reach to the Kuala Lumpur Business District and myriads of Kuala Lumpur’s others tourist attractions like museums, art gallery, eateries parks and recreational as well as entertainment outlets of world-class standings.

UUM was established on 16th February 1984to primarily develop and promote management education in the country. Its academic programmes are especially geared towards providing a broad spectrum of academic knowledge and intellectual skills in the area of management, accounting, economics, information technology, public administration, human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance and banking, law, marketing, management of technology, communication, social work, multimedia, education, decision science, international affairs, business management, tourism, muamalat administration, development management, logistics and transportation, hospitality, risk and insurance management, media technology, agribusiness management science, business mathematics, industrial statistics and counseling.

Universiti Utara Malaysia also acts as a catalyst for socio-economic development in the northern region of Peninsular Malaysia. It is envisaged that the University’s basic infrastructure, state-of-the-art facilities and international pool of human resources will provide the much-needed impetus to develop and sustain most, if not all socio-economic activities in the region.

In addition to its core business of providing quality teaching, conducting extensive research, and promoting a culture of scholarly publications, the University will contribute to the social, economic and intellectual development of communities beyond the campus. The University has a crucial role to play when engaging the surrounding local communities in community-based projects,in developing or strengthening community-university partnerships through collaboration with other government agencies and/or the private sector.

 

Programmes and Programme Structure:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Research

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Coursework and Dissertation

Doctor of Management - Research

Master of Science (Information and Communication Technology) - Coursework

Master of Science (Information Technology) - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation/Research

Master of Science (Intelligent System) - Coursework and Dissertation /Research

Master of Science (Technopreneurship) - Research

Master of Education (MEd.) Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation/Research – specialisation in:

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Psychology
  • English Language Teaching
  • Instructional Technology
  • Islamic Education
  • Moral and Value

Master of Science (Educational Management) - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation/Research

Master of Science (Principalship) - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation (mix mode)/Research

Master in Applied Linguistics - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation/Research

Master of Arts (Contemporary Malay Language Studies) - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation/Research

Master of Science (Counselling) - Coursework/Research

Master of Arts (Psychology) - Research

Master of Social Work - Coursework

Master of Arts (Social Work) - Research

Master of Science (Correctional Science) - Coursework

Master of Science (Managerial Communication) - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation

Master of Science (Media Management) - Research

Master of Science (Multimedia Studies) - Research

Master of Arts (Communication) - Research

Master of Science (Statistics) - Research

Master of Science (Decision Science) - Coursework and Dissertation /Research

Master of Science (Mathematics) - Research

Master of Science (Data Analysis) - Coursework

Master of Arts (History) - Research

Master of Arts (Islamic Studies) - Research

Master of Business Administration - Coursework

Master of Economics - Coursework/ Coursework and Dissertation/ Research

Master of Science (Finance) - Coursework/Research

Master of Science (Insurance) - Research

Master of Science (Banking) - Coursework/Research

Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) - Coursework/Research

Master of Science (Occupational Safety and Health Management) - Coursework/Research

Master of Science (Management) - Coursework/Research

Master of Science (Islamic Finance) - Research

Master of Science (Islamic Banking) - Research

Master of Islamic Business Studies (MIBS) - Coursework/Research

Master in Islamic Finance and Banking (MIFB) - Coursework

Master of Science (Operation Management) - Research

Master of Science (Technology Management) - Research

Master of Science (Accounting) - Research

Master of Science (International Accounting) - Coursework

Master of Public Management (MPM) - Coursework/Coursework and Dissertation/ Research

Master of Arts (Sociology) - Research

Master of Law - Research

Master of Human Resource Law - Coursework

Master of Commercial Law - Coursework

Master of Corporate Law - Coursework

Master of Science (Tourism and Hospitality Management) - Research

Master of Science (International Business) - Coursework/Research

Master of Science (Strategic Studies) - Coursework

Master of Arts (Political Science) - Research

Master of Arts (International Relations) - Research

Master of Arts (Nationhood Studies) - Coursework

 

Contact Details:

Universiti Utara Malaysia
UUM Sintok
06010, Kedah

Telephone Number: +604 928 3315/3327

Fax Number: +604 928 3306

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