Post-graduates

Welcome to the Website of Graduate Studies
Fuel Cell Institute, UKM

IMG_8262First of all, the Fuel Cell Institute, UKM want to thank you for your interest in graduate studies at the Fuel Cell Institute.  In this regard, applicants can contact any administrative staff of institute if additional information is needed regarding the graduate studies at the institute. For your information, Fuel Cell Institute offers Masters and PhD programs in the following fields:

•     Master of Science (Fuel Cell Engineering)

•     Master of Science (Hydrogen Energy)

•     Master of Management (Energy Management and Policy)

•     Doctor of Philosophy (Fuel Cell Engineering)

•     Doctor of Philosophy (Hydrogen Energy)

•     Doctor of Philosophy (Energy Management and Policy)

 

Entry Requirements

Master Degree Programme

Minimum entry requirements for UKM graduates:

1)         Has a Bachelor Degree with a CGPA ≥ 2.70; OR

2)         Has a Bachelor Degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and has working experience

Minimum entry requirements for non-UKM graduates:

1)         Has a Bachelor Degree with a CGPA ≥ 3.00; OR

2)         Has a Bachelor Degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.70 and has working experience

 

For candidates who do not meet the minimum entry requirements:

1)            The candidate will be appointed as a Research Assistant (RA) for a minimum of 6 months and the appointed RA must show a good performance and verified by the supervisor before being offered as a graduate student of the Fuel Cell Institute.

 

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme

Minimum entry requirements for all the graduates:

1)         Has a Bachelor Degree with a CGPA ≥ 3.60 ; OR

2)         Has a Master Degree in a related field

 

TOEFL/IELTS Requirement

Overseas candidates must meet the English language requirement as follows:
a)            Obtained a TOEFL (minimum 550) or IELTS (band 5.0) which fulfills the minimum band score or determined by the program; or

b)            For certain programs, the candidate must take an English Proficiency Test (UKBI) and if the candidate does not exceed the level set by the program, the candidate must take and pass the English Language Proficiency Module (MKBI) within a maximum of two semesters before being allowed to enroll in a program of study. Candidates will register as a Student Without a Degree.

Malaysian students are required to write a thesis in the Malay language as required by the university.

Applications for admission at the Fuel Cell Institute can be done by filling in the online form through the Graduate Admission Application System (http://guest.ukm.my/). All documents must be uploaded through the system. Please read the updated application guide carefully.

 

Graduation Requirements

1)   Master’s program students must register and pass 6 credit hours of courses

  1. 4 credit hours of course RARA6014 Research Methodology (Science and Technology)
  2. 2 credit hours of course: RARA6012: Fuel Cell Technology OR RARA6022: Hydrogen Energy OR RARA6032 Energy Management and Policy

2) PhD program students must register and pass 8 credit hours of courses consisting of:

  1. 4 credit hours of course RARA6014 Research Methodology (Science and Technology)
  2. 2 credit hours of course: RARA6012: Fuel Cell Technology OR RARA6022: Hydrogen Energy OR RARA6032 Energy Management and Policy
  3. 2 credit hours of course from any of the courses listed by the Graduate Management Centre.

 

Manuscript Publication Requirements for Graduation Requirements

  1. Master Programme: At least 1 article in a SCOPUS/ISI indexed journal that has been accepted for publication
  1. Doctoral Programme: At least 2 articles in SCOPUS/ISI indexed journals that have been accepted for publication

 

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Should you have any inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact:

Dr Mahendra1

POST-GRADUATE COORDINATOR
Dr. Mahendra Rao Somalu AMIC
BEng (Hons), MEng (UKM), PhD (Imperial College London)Tel: 03-8911 8522

Email: mahen@ukm.edu.my