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Master of Science (Engineering)

Offered By: Open University Malaysia (OUM)

Programme Synopsis
The objectives of the Master of Science (Engineering) are to provide postgraduate education and prepare individuals for a lifelong career in critical areas of engineering and management related decision making in the public or private sectors. The main objective of the Master of Science (Engineering) programme is to attract outstanding individuals to pursue research of the highest standard, with relevance to the field of engineering and technology.

Programme Structure
Degree by Research (Structure I)

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with honours in engineering or its equivalent OR
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering with at least two years’ relevant work experience

To be considered under Open Entry, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Be at least 35 years old on 1st of January (applied year) AND possess STPM (minimum 1 principle) OR a recognised diploma or
    equivalent, AND
  • Possess prior learning experience and / or knowledge relevant to the programme applied for
  • Not applicable for research-based master’s programmes.

A master’s degree programme can be completed within a minimum period of two years.

Learners who are not able to complete their studies within the stipulated maximum period under the doctoral degree programme
may apply for an extension of not more than three semesters or one academic year by making a written application to the Director for approval. The application must be made three months before the end of the duration of study.

Failure to complete a programme within the stipulated duration may result in the termination of candidature.