Entry Requirement

 

 

Entry Requirement for Undergraduate

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 principals with A-Level examinations or:
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) (with one sitting)

(For countries that have not adopted the UK examination system or the International Baccalaureate (IB), the entry will be considered based on their qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA))

English Proficiency

  • TOEFL score 500 or:
  • IELTS band 5.5 or:
  • UMK (I-PREP) (International Preparatory Programme)

 

Entry Requirement for Postgraduate

  • Masters (By Research)
    • Bachelors Degree with Honours (CGPA >2.75) from recognized institutions of higher learning or equivalent qualification as endorsed by the Senate.
    • Applicants with other qualifications may also be considered for admission provided he/she has appropriate research experience and able to demonstrate the capacity to undertake Postgraduate Studies.
  • Masters (By Coursework)
    • Bachelors Degree with Honours (CGPA >3.00) from recognized institutions of higher learning or equivalent qualification as endorsed by the Senate.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (By Research)
    • Master's degree from recognized institutions of higher learning or equivalent qualification as endorsed by the Senate.
    • University Senate may permit a candidate with an outstanding First Class Bachelor's Degree (CGPA >3.70) for direct entry to PhD after going through the evaluation process set by the University.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (By Coursework)
    • Hold Bachelor degree from university recognized by UMK's Senate with minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent.
    • Working experience would be an added advantage.
    • Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) of minimum score of 550 will be an added advantage.
    • Applicants are required to take TOEFL or IELTS if English is not the student's native language. The minimum acceptable performance is 550 on the written TOEFL, 250 on the computerized version, or 79 on the Internet TOEFL. Minimum acceptable IELTS is 6.5. The TOEFL/IELTS requirement may be waived for those international students who have completed their degrees at an accredited U.S. university.