Duration
2 years
Intakes
Jan Jun Oct
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
 
Local students
USD 5,630
MYR 23,580
Foreign students
USD 6,208
MYR 26,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Master of Education in Guidance and Counselling( MEdGAC ) programme is developed to cater different needs of teachers and administrators in education sector, including pre/primary/secondary schools, institutions of higher learning, and public/private education offices; and also professional counsellors. The MEdGACemphasises on qualitative and quantitative research methods in education, advanced theory of counselling, psychopathology, counselling across culture, group dynamics and practice, career development across lifespan, interventions in counselling, appraisal techniques in guidance and counselling, professional ethics in guidance and counselling, advanced career counselling, counselling children and adolescence, substance abuse counselling, advanced individual counselling, technology in guidance and counselling services, project paper, and internship in guidance and counselling.

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor of Education (Hons) from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies, OR

  • Bachelor Degree (Hons) with Education from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies, OR

  • Bachelor Degree (Hons) AND Diploma in Education/Certificate in Teaching/Diploma in Teaching from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies, OR

  • Bachelor of Education from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies AND working experience of at least one (1) year in related field, OR

  • Bachelor Degree with Education from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies AND working experience of at least one (1) year in related field, OR

  • Bachelor Degree AND Diploma in Education/Certificate in Teaching /Diploma in Teaching from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies AND working experience of at least one (1) year in related field, OR

  • Bachelor Degree (Hons) from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies AND working experience of at least one (1) year in related field, OR

  • Bachelor Degree from educational institutions recognized by Malaysian government or professional bodies AND working experience of at least two (2) years in related field, OR

  • Through "Open Entry" in which candidate must fulfil the requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), that is:

    • Possesses at least STPM/Matriculation or equivalent;

    • At least 35 years of age on first of January of the year of application.

    • At least possesses 5 years of working experience in related field.