2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 11,672
MYR 48,880
Foreign students
USD 14,447
MYR 60,500
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

A Master by Research degree requires you to demonstrate mastery of inquiry in a discipline or profession. You will undertake supervised research and write a thesis equivalent to 50,000 – 60,000 words.

A Master by Research candidate is expected to plan, conduct and complete a research project; understand relevant techniques in the field, demonstrated both by comprehensive review of the literature and by research processes adopted; access and interpret key data in relevant fields; and present outcomes clearly and logically using relevant media.

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants should have at least a bachelor's degree or the equivalent in a discipline appropriate to the proposed area of study.
  • The level of academic achievement in prior studies must be of a high standard.
  • Other relevant activities including work experience will be taken into account in assessing applications.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS: 6.5 (no individual band below 6.0)
  • IELTS: 7.0 (no individual band below 6.5) - Entry requirement for Master of Arts (TESOL)
  • TOEFL: 575 / 90