Entry Requirement

Master Programmes:

  1. Bachelor degree from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or any institutions of higher learning recognized by the senate or 
  2. Bachelor degree with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 3.0 from from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or any institutions of higher learning recognized by the senate, or
  3. Other qualification equivalent to the Bachelor Degree and possesses other qualification or experience recognized by the senate

 

 PhD Programmes:

  1. Master degree in physic, science and engineering from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or any institutions of higher learning or any institution degrees equivalent to the master degree recognized by the senate or
  2. Master degree with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 3.0 from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or any institutions of higher learning or any institution degrees equivalent to the master degree recognized by the senate, or
  3. Other qualification equivalent to the Master degree and possesses other qualification or experience recognized by the senate
 
Grade equivalency for the qualification of international student admission :
The calculation formula for equalization of international score to a CGPA score
CGPA equivalent = (number of scores obtained/total maximum score) × 4:00

 

 TOEFL/IELTS Requirement

Candidates intending to write their thesis in English or intend to enrol in graduate programmes conducted in English are required to obtain  TOEFL or  IELTS results which fulfill minimum score or band prescribed by the programme or attend and pass the English Proficiency Module in UKM as a prerequisite for entry into graduate programs at UKM.

Overseas candidates must fulfill the requirements of English as follows:
a) Obtained a TOEFL with a minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test or TOEFL results with a minimum score of 79 on internet based test; or
b) Obtained IELTS with a minimum score of 5.5