Admission

  • Application
      1. Visit the Multimedia University (MMU) website, https://www.mmu.edu.my and fill up the online application form.
      2. Kindly refer to PG Online Application Guideline
      3. Please specify a proposed supervisor (if any) in the application form (for research based programme only)
      4. Please attach the research proposal along with the application form (for research based programme only)
      5. Payment of the processing fee of RM 50 (Ringgit Malaysia Fifty Only) for local applicants and RM 280 (Ringgit Malaysia Two Hundred and Eighty Ringgit Only) for international applicants.
        1. The processing fee payment can be made via cheque/ bank draft/ online transaction.
        2. All payments are made payable to “UNIVERSITI TELEKOM SDN BHD”.
        3. The payment by credit card can be made at the Multimedia University’s Finance Counter during the office hours.
      6. Please attach the payment receipt/ proof of payment along with the application form
      7. Should you encounter difficulties in aplpying online, please contact the Institute for Postgraduate Studies (IPS) at e-mail: ips@mmu.edu.mymmu.edu.my
      8. For any enquiry on postgraduate admission, please contact:
        Cyberjaya Campus Melaka Campus
        Institute for Postgraduate Studies
        Multimedia University
        Cyberjaya Campus
        +603-8312 5276/5822
        Institute for Postgraduate Studies
        Multimedia University
        Melaka Campus
        +606-252 3824/3166
  • Entry Requirements
    • Structure Programme Entry Requirement Candidature Period
      A Master of Engineering Science (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least one (1) year relevant working or research experience, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; or

      (iii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Science (Information Technology) (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent, in a Computer Science or Information Technology or relevant field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 3.00, in a Computer Science or Information Technology or relevant field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; or

      (iii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a Computer Science or Information Technology or relevant field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Science (Creative Multimedia) (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, in a Creative Multimedia or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, in a Creative Multimedia or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least one (1) year relevant working or research experience, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; or

      (iii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a Creative Multimedia or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Philosophy (Management) (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least one (1) year relevant working or research experience, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; or

      (iii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Laws (i) A bachelor’s degree in Law or Shariah with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualification as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR

      (ii) A bachelor’s degree in Law or Shariah not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualification as accepted by the HEP rigorous internal assessment; OR

      (iii)  A bachelor’s degree in Law or Shariah below a CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualification may be accepted, subject to minimum 5 years working experience; OR

      (v) For specialised LLM for example Master in Construction Law, Intellectual Property or Banking Law, applicants without Bachelor of Laws can be considered, provided they have a degree in related field of studies

      Full Time: 2 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 3 years – 5 years

      Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering) (i) A Master’s degree or equivalent in an Engineering or Engineering Technology or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a non-related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least two (2) years relevant working or research experience; or

      (iii) Other academic qualifications equivalent to (i) or (ii) that are accepted by Senate.

      Full Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Part Time: 3 years – 7 years

      Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology) (i) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a Computer Science or Information Technology or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a non-related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least two (2) years relevant working or research experience; or

      (iii) Other academic qualifications equivalent to (i) or (ii) that are accepted by Senate.

      Full Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Part Time: 3 years – 7 years

      Doctor of Philosophy (Creative Multimedia) (i) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a Creative Multimedia or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a non-related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least two (2) years relevant working or research experience; or

      (iii) Other academic qualifications equivalent to (i) or (ii) that are accepted by Senate.

      Full Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Part Time: 3 years – 7 years

      Doctor of Philosophy (Management) (i) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Master’s degree or equivalent in a non-related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least two (2) years relevant working or research experience; or

      (iii) Other academic qualifications equivalent to (i) or (ii) that are accepted by Senate.

      Full Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Part Time: 3 years – 7 years

      Doctor of Philosophy (Laws) (i) A bachelor degree (Level 6, MQF) in Law or Shariah and Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) or its equivalent qualification as accepted by HEP Senate Full Time: 3 years – 5 years

      Part Time: 5 years – 7 years

      B Doctor of Business Administration (i) A Master’s degree from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) Other academic qualifications equivalent to (i) that are accepted by Senate;

      Full Time: 3 years – 5 years

      Part Time: 4 years – 7 years

      C Master of Engineering (Telecommunications) (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology field or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology field or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Science in Sustainable Systems Management (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology field or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate;

      or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Science in Engineering Business Management (i) (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology field or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate;

      or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Engineering in Embedded System (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology field or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Engineering in Advanced Manufacturing Management (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in an Engineering or Engineering Technology field or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Computer Science in Software Engineering and Software Architecture (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, in a Computing field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate;or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment process;

      (iii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Master of Knowledge Management with Multimedia (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years
      Master of Multimedia (E-Learning Technologies) (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years
      Master of Business Administration (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 3 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 5 years

      Executive Master of Business Administration (i) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least five (5) years working experience after graduation; or

      (ii) A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, and evidence of at least two (2) years working experience after graduation; or

      (iii) A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, in a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field.

      Full Time: 1 year – 2 years

      Part Time: 2 years – 3 years

  • Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)
    • Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) for Master’s Programme by Coursework

      Candidates with APEL qualification admitted into the following programmes are subject to the internal assessment of MMU.

      Faculty Programme
      Faculty of Information Science and Technology Master of Information Technology
      Faculty of Computing and Informatics
      • Master of Information Technology (Multimedia Computing)
      • Master of Computer Science (Software Engineering and Software Architecture)
      Faculty of Creative Multimedia
      • Master of Knowledge Management with Multimedia
      • Master of Multimedia (E-Learning Technologies)
      Graduate School of Management
      • Master of Business Administration
      • Executive Master of Business Administration

      The method of internal assessment for APEL candidates is in the form of an interview session conducted by the faculty and coordinated by IPS. The interview session shall be evaluated by a panel of THREE evaluators as follows:

      1. Deputy Dean (R&D) or his/her representative from the R&D committee as the Chairperson; and
      2. TWO subject matter experts in the area appointed by the Faculty Dean.

      IPS shall only play the coordination role to bridge the APEL candidates with the faculties for the interview session. The faculties shall arrange for the interview session and communicate the interview outcome to IPS to be further submitted to BOP for approval.

  • Language Requirements
    • English Language Requirement

      In addition to the academic requirements, an applicant is also required to possess a sufficient level of English language proficiency by obtaining one of the following:

      1. a minimum overall TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 80 (internet based); or
      2. a minimum IELTS (academic) overall band score of 6.0; or
      3. a credit in 1119 English Examination; or
      4. a minimum MUET overall band score of 4; or
      5. any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the Senate of the University.

       

      All applicants must fulfill the English Language requirement in order to be admitted to the approved programme.

      The English language requirement and English interview is waived for the candidates who are natives of and/or have completed their Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees from countries that use English as the medium of instruction as well as the first language.