Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Batu Kawan, Penang

Application Dates
Course Overview
Master's of Business Administration (MBA)
Tuition Fees
RM 30750 (Local); RM 43,050 (International)
2 years (FT); 2 years (PT)
Study Field


The UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University College, Batu Kawan MBA program is tailored for aspiring managers and professionals with an ambition to become strategic leaders and change managers within their industrial environment. Our dedicated team of PhD and industry qualified academics will lead you on a journey that will empower you to be an effective manager in an increasingly dynamic business world. You will be challenged to simultaneously understand the complexity of the organizational and business environment while also developing the pragmatism that you need to succeed as a change manager. This program is ideally positioned for emerging managers transitioning in their careers or seeking to extend the effectiveness of an existing leadership role. Once you enroll with us, you will be challenged to critically reflect on your effectiveness and apply expert knowledge to real business problems. This experiential learning focus provides an opportunity for you to get involved in research activities which enhance your problem solving skills using contemporary scientific research methods.

We recognize that context is important for post-experience education and therefore we offer the opportunity for you to customize your learning through access to our unique platform of MBA specializations. You can delve deeper into the latest in management theory with the ‘Management’ specialization or alternatively select an industry-based specialization tailored to the next step in your career trajectory. Whether you aspire to manage in the area of ‘Business Analytics’ (i.e. Big data), ‘Hospitality’, ‘Tourism’, or be a ‘Project Management’ practitioner we have a solution for you. Speak to our counsellors on how by selecting the Project Management specialization you could well be on your way to becoming a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Through exemption to the project management education component to PMP certification those who chose this specialization can accelerate their attainment of this coveted professional qualification. The choice of specialization is yours and we have a dedicated team of academics and industry professionals ready to take you on this tailored journey.


School of Business

Type of Specialisation/ Research Areas (if any)

Business Admin

Qualification Awarding Body


Entry Requirements

CGPA 2.74 OR CGPA 2.74-2.5 OR CGPA of 2.00 to 2.49 or equivalent, with a min. of 5 years working experience in the relevant field, subject to institutional approval.

MQA Full Accreditation No. or Provisional Accreditation No.

PA 9513