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Award Winning Postgraduate Programs, at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Mainstream Programme

Mainstream Programme is a programme usually conducted at UTM campus which offers various types of registration and modes of study.

External Programme

External programme is a programme usually offered off-campus (outside UTM Campus) at selected study centres. The mode of registration is by part time and the lectures are usually conducted during weekends.The programme is open to all Malaysians and International candidates with Malaysian Employment Pass.

Special Programme

Special Programme is a programme usually offered to special groups of students or organisations /companies to meet certain agreed requirements.

By Coursework

The candidate must complete a minimum of 40 credits, and must obtain a final academic grade of at least 3.0 out of 4.0 CGPA. The minimum 40-credit taught course consists of several subject modules including faculty compulsory, faculty electives, a university elective module and a Master’s project.

By Research

The Master’s or PhD candidate by research is supervised by a lecturer (or a panel of lecturers). The directed research work introduces candidates to the processes by which new knowledge is developed and applied accordingly.

By Mixed-Mode ( Research & Coursework )

The candidate 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.

Master Degree

The duration of study for Master Degree is a required at a minimum of 3 semesters and no longer than 8 semesters.

Doctor of Philosophy

The duration of study for Doctor of Philosophy is a required at a minimum of 3 semesters and no longer than 8 semesters.