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Master by research

Master of Science
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

MASTER OF SCIENCE

 

Overview:

 

The Master of Science is a graduate program by research which is well recognized at both national and international levels. There are eleven (11) fields offered in the Master of Science (MSc) program which are

  1. Economics
  2. Business Economics
  3. Tourism
  4. Hospitality
  5. Management
  6. Marketing
  7. Human Resource Management
  8. Finance 
  9. Accounting
  10. Corporate Leadership
  11. Business Law

 

Candidates are required to register for several courses and conduct an independent research. A student pursuing a MSc may complete the program between a minimum period of one year and a maximum period of three years.

Applicant are required to provide a brief outline of their proposed research to ensure that their research interests match the expertise of faculty members. Upon enrolment, each student will be assigned with an academic advisor, who will guide them in organizing their studies.


Curriculum Structure

 
  • The MSc program consist of course work, seminar, thesis and viva voce (thesis examination).
  • Candidates are required to complete 6 credit hours of coursework consisting of a compulsory research methodology course (3 credits) and an elective course (3 credits).
  • Students are required to register for a seminar (1 credit) course which is offered every semester.
  • Students must present and pass the viva voce (thesis examination).
  • More information on list of courses, click here
 

Entry Requirements

 

Field of Study : Finance

  • Candidate should have a Bachelor Degree with minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 4-point scale from a local or international institution recognized by UPM or;
  • Work experience of at least one (1) year if CGPA is between 2.99 and 2.75 or;
  • Work experience of at least five (5) years if CGPA is between 2.749 and 2.50; or
  • Candidate with a professional qualification equivalent to a bachelor’s degree with at least five (5) years working experience shall be considered.

Field of Study : Other than Finance

  • Candidate should have a Bachelor Degree with minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 4-point scale from a local or international institution recognized by UPM or;
  • Work experience of at least one (1) year if CGPA is between 2.99 and 2.75 or;
  • For a candidate with CGPA between 2.749 and 2.50, an internal assessment shall be conducted to determine the suitability of the candidate; or
  • Work experience of at least five (5) years if CGPA is below 2.50; or
  • Candidate with a professional qualification equivalent to a bachelor’s degree with at least five (5) years working experience shall be considered.
     
English Requirements
 

For international candidates only:

  • 550 for the TOEFL Paper-based Test (Academic Version); or
  • Band 6.0 for IELTS (Academic Training) ; or
  • 79-80 for TOEFL Internet-based Test (Academic Version); or
  • Level 109 for CIEP at ELS Language Centre; or
  • Band 4 for MUET
     
Career
 

Researcher, Lecturer and Consultant

     

Programme Recognition

 

AACSB Accredited

     
Brochure:   For program brochure, CLICK HERE
     
Fees and financial assistance:  

Basic fees imposed are:

      1st semester      2nd – 3rd semester     4th semester     5th and subsequent semesters     Study Cost for Max 2 years     Study Cost for Max 3 years

Local

   

RM1,950.00

    RM1,700.00      RM1,200.00     RM1,700.00     RM6,550.00     RM9,950.00
International    

RM5,850.00

   

RM3,950.00

   

RM3,450.00

    RM3,700.00     RM17,200.00     RM24,600.00

 

More information on financial assistance, please click here

     

Programme coordinator: 

 
MSc (Economics and Business Economics):     MSc (Business Studies):
Name: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rusmawati Said     Name: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anuar Shah Bali Mahomed
Office: +603- 97697580     Office: +603- 9769 7643
Email: rusmawati@upm.edu.my     Email: anuar@upm.edu.my 
     


   


       

To APPLY,  please click here 



For further enquiries, please contact: Office of Deputy Dean (Graduate Studies)
  Faculty of Economics and Management
  Universiti Putra Malaysia
  +603-9769 7609/7722/7744
  fep@upm.edu.my

 

Updated:: 18/02/2020 [nurzatul]

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