Postgraduate Study Advice

All the advice you need for your postgraduate journey.

You’ve filled in the forms. While waiting for your application to go through, you begin to question if it’s too late for you to restart your academic journey. You shouldn’t, and is here to elaborate.


Dr Manal Mohsen Abood of the Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur (IUKL) shares a step-by-step guide on how to get started in postgraduate engineering. breaks down all things applications and admissions for you to get accepted onto your postgraduate course.


There are hundreds of universities that offer postgraduate courses, but how do you find your perfect match? Here are a few key points to consider whilst deciding on your postgraduate institution. 


Competition for funding is rising, and has some advice to help make the application process easier. 


Finding the money to do a postgraduate degree sounds stressful, but doesn’t necessarily have to be. explores some of the funding options available.


postgradasia takes you through the things you absolutely need to know when applying for various types of funding.


Are you thinking of going straight into academia right after hanging up your graduation robe? Wondering where the differences start between working life and postgraduate life? is here to ride along your train of thoughts.


Benny Razali met up with Nelysa Nurshafira Mohd Roslan, a lecturer from the Animation department of Faculty of Film, Theatre & Animation, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) to have a little insight about the local animation industry.


Make sure the course you are considering offers a quality education. 


Dr Kui Juan Tiang, senior lecturer of Westminster International College shares some tips on how one can excel and make the most of their MBA. 


“Studying at a university is, of course, different than studying in high school, so it is normal to feel stressed at first,” says Yunying. “Nevertheless, I’ve managed to adjust to university life relatively fast.”


Imagine this: You could have an instant Master’s degree or PhD qualification with just a few thousands ringgit or less, no tuition fees required or any classes to attend – would you do it?


Benny Razali met up with Nadia Rajaram of Cancer Research Malaysia to talk about the work-life balance and mental health among academics in her field.


Datin Dr Wendy Liow, VP and Dean of ELM Graduate School HELP University shares her thoughts and memories of her own postgraduate journey.


The postgradasia team sits down with one of the brains behind UiTMSAT-1 Syazana Basyirah Mohammad Zaki to learn more about this astonishing feat.


Writing a thesis may sound like a time-consuming and lengthy task, but it is the essential item of your whole postgraduate life. Here's how to produce an excellent thesis by


Thesis writing is a long and arduous undertaking that lasts several years. Hence, it is important to prepare and plan ahead to get it right from the start!


Executing a rightly thought out plan with absolute precision is important as it will fully reflect on how good the outcome will be. Here, is showing you how on to write your thesis carefully. 


postgradasia sat down with the Dean of UiTM’s Institute of Graduate Studies (IPSis), Professor Zuhaina Zakaria as she shared her thoughts on the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the current postgraduate scene, the value of a postgraduate qualification and the prospects that await those who are pursuing postgraduate studies in this trying time.


Looks like you’re a curious one, so here you go.


UTAR has one Cool Course they'd like you to know about. explains why it is important for students to widen and diversify their connections during their postgraduate studies.


Doing it in your home country or overseas? It’s a common debate amongst those who want to pursue postgraduate studies, so listed the benefits of both options for you to weigh them out.