Master of Science in Applied Sciences

[N/545/7/0103] [MQA/PA9594]

Intakes: March, June, September & December

Programme Aims

The Master of Science in Applied Sciences programme aims to produce well-rounded scientist postgraduates with advanced research skills and knowledge, excellent problem-solving skills and capable of creative thinking in a professional learning environment.




Programme Objectives

  • To equip graduates with enhanced knowledge through research work within the area of science; 
  • To be able to communicate effectively through presentation and publications; and
  • To perform research independently and collaboratively in a professional and ethical manner.

Details of Programme

  • Thesis (Core)
  • Research Methodology (Compulsory)
  • Seminars (Compulsory)

Duration of Study

  • Full Time:
    Minimum: 2 years
    Maximum: 4 years
  • Part Time:
    Minimum: 3 years
    Maximum: 6 years

Tuition Fees

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Entry Requirements

  1. A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualifications as accepted by the University Senate; OR
  2. A Bachelor’s degree not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualifications can be accepted, subject to rigorous internal assessment; OR
  3. A Bachelor’s degree with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualifications may be accepted, subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field; OR
  4. Other equivalent qualifications recognised by Malaysian Government.