Master-Education


  • Intake for the course work mode and mixed mode programmes are open twice a year, which is every October until November (for the next year February intake) and every April until May (for the September intake). Application for research mode programmes can be made any time throughout the year.

    Master of Education Mode / Registration
    There are many specializations in the Masters that can be chosen by the candidate based on entry requirements and qualifications. Specializations offered are as follows: Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Guidance and Counseling Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL) Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Curriculum and Pedagogy Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Special Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Malay Language Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Islamic Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Computer Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Science Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Business and Entrepreneurship Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Preschool Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Sports Management Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Educational Administration Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Sociology of Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Resource and Information Technology Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Mathematics Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Arabic Language Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    History Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Economics Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Literature Education Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Education Psychology Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
    Measurement and Evaluation Mode of Study: Mode A: Research Only Mode B: Coursework (28 Unit) & Dissertation (12 Unit) Mode C: Coursework (34 Unit) & Research Project (Project Paper I & II (6 Unit) Registration status: Full time and part time. Lecture for part time status will be held from Monday to Friday beginning at 3.00pm. Lecture during the weekend is subject to courses offered. Note : • Students who specializing in the field of Resource and Information Technology is required to undergo practicum and dissertation. • Specialization in Guidance and Counseling offered for mode C Only.
  • Local Students Registration (A) Tuition Fees (B) 1st Semester (A+B) Subsequent Semesters Total Fees
    Fully Research & Mixed Mode Programs
    Full Time 1,855 1,335 3,190 2,180 5,370 ( min sem. : 2 )
    Part Time 1,510 1,085 2,595 1,710 7,725 ( min sem. : 4 )
    Coursework Mode Programs
    Full Time 1,430 1,335 2,765 1,755 4,520 ( min sem. : 2 )
    Part Time 1,085 1,085 2,170 1,285 6,025 ( min sem. : 4 )

    Full Time : Registration (1,010) + Service & Activity (745)
    Part Time : Registration (885) + Service & Activity (525)

    International Students Registration (A) Tuition Fees (B) 1st Semester (A+B) Subsequent Semesters Total Fees
    Fully Research & Mixed Mode Programs
    Full Time 2,495 3,000 5,495 4,085 9,580 ( min sem. : 2 )
    Part Time 2,100 2,400 4,500 3,215 14,145 ( min sem. : 4 )
    Coursework Mode Programs
    Full Time 2,070 3,000 5,070 3,660 8,730 ( min sem. : 2 )
    Part Time 1,675 2,400 4,075 2,790 12,445 ( min sem. : 4 )

    Full Time : Registration (1,710) + Service & Activity (985)
    The fees is not include Personal Bond and Visa Reference (VDR)
  • 1. Candidates have to apply online via: guest. ukm.my

    2. Intake for Coursework and mixed mode are open twice a year, which is every October until November (for the next February intake) and every April until May (for the September intake).

    3. Application for research mode programmes can be made any time throughout the year.

    4. Application fee of RM30.00 (for Malaysian application), USD30.00 or MYR100.00 (international applicants) have to pay online as instructed in online application system:

    guest.ukm.my


    STUDY OPTIONS
    There are several study options under postgraduate study programme:

    1. Research
    2. Coursework
    3. Coursework and research
    4. Coursework and practical or clinical with case study and/or research

  • Requirements for admission to the Masters Degree programme:

    1. Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    2. Degree in Medical or Dentistry from the University or any higher learning institution or an equivalent degree thereto from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    3. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

    4. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).


    A person who wishes to apply for admission to the Doctorate programme shall possess the following qualification:

    1. Masters Degree from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    2. Other qualifications equivalent to a Masters Degree or having other qualifications with experience recognised by the Senate; or

    3. A candidate who is currently attending a full time Masters programme under paragraph 6(1) (a) in the University and is certified by the Faculty Graduate Studies Committee/Centre for Graduate Management to convert his status to a Doctorate programme with the approval of Dean of the Faculty/Director of the Institute; or

    4. Bachelor’s Degree with excellent results from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    5. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

    6. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).


    ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

    An international candidate is required to fulfill the English Language proficiency requirements as follows:

    1. Obtained TOEFL (550) or IELTS (6) results which fulfill the score or minimum band requirements prescribed by the programme; or

    2. For certain programmes, a candidate is required to sit for an English Proficiency Placement Test (EPPT) and if he fails to achieve the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM) in a maximum period of two (2) semesters before he is allowed to register for the study programme. The candidate shall register as a Non Graduating Student.

    For an international candidate who will be writing his thesis/dissertation in the Malay/Arabic languages, he may be exempted from the requirements stated in paragraph (1)(a), but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Placement Test (EPPT) and if he fails to obtain the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM).

    An international candidate who has the academic qualifications obtained from any local universities recognised by the Senate may be exempted from the requirements stated in paragraph (1)(a), but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Placement Test (EPPT) and if he fails to obtain the level specified by the programme, he is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM).

    The Faculty/Institute may grant exemption to the requirements specified in subregulation (1) for the international candidate who is originally from a country where the English Language is the official language or has the academic qualifications obtained from any higher learning institution which uses the English Language as the medium of instruction.

  • VDR Fees One Year Two Years (Indonesian Only)
    Processing Fee 1,060 1,209
    i-card 53 106
    Pass / Sticker 60 120
    Multiple Entry Visa 50 100
    Total : 1,223 Total : 1,535

    Personal Bond
    RM 2000
    Canada USA Colombia Angola Equatorial Guinea Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Central African Republic Ethiopia Republic Congo Republic Democratic Congo Cote D'Ivoire Eritrea Guinea-Bissau Ghana Liberia Mali Mozambique Nigeria Rwanda Western Sahara Djibouti
    RM 1500
    Saudi Arabia Africa Australia British C.I Brunei China Europe Iran Iraq Portugal C.I Taiwan Tunisia Vietnam
    RM 1000
    Japan South Korea Macao Hong Kong
    RM 750
    Bangladesh Phillipines India Myanmar Nepal Pakistan Sri Lanka
    RM 500
    Indonesia
    RM 300
    Thailand
    RM 200
    Singapore
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    Dr. Mohd Khalid Bin Mohamad Nasir
    Tel: +603-8921 6238
    Email: mdkhalid@ukm.edu.my

    Dr. Roslinda Rosli
    Head of Postgraduate Programme (Master)
    03-8921-6298
    roslinda@ukm.edu.my

    Ms. Zizah Abu Bakar
    Administrative Assistant
    (Postgraduate/Master Programme) 

    03-8921-6238
    zizahab@ukm.edu.my

    Ms. Suriani Salleh
    Administrative Assistant
    (
    Postgraduate/Master Programme)
    03-8921-6238
    suriani84@ukm.edu.my

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    Tel: +603-8921 6238 @ +603-8921 6284
    Fax: +603-8925 4372
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    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
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    Malaysia
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