KITA was established on 8 October 2007 as the only research institute in Malaysia that fully focuses on the study of ‘ethnic’ and ‘ethnicity’. From Semester 2 of academic session 2009/2010, KITA offers postgraduate programs by research mode. As of October 2017, 53 students are currently enrolled in either Master or Doctor Philosophy in Ethnic Studies programme. For list of current students, click here.
Current students at KITA are encouraged to refer to KITA Postgraduate Notice Board on this page as well as KITA Facebook and group mail for latest announcements regarding student-related activities and news.