M.Sc. Applied Sciences, by Research

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2 years
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Location of Study:
Kuala Lumpur
Full Time/Part Time:
Part Time
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Awarding University:
UCSI University
M.Sc. Applied Sciences, by Research
MQA Reference No: PA10188
  • Field of Study: Sciences
  • Specialization: Applied Sciences
  • Level: Postgraduate
  • Conducted Entirely in Msia/Transfer: Fully Conducted in Malaysia
  • Intake: January, May, September,
  • Entry Requirement:

    * Approved undergraduate degree with honours in area of Biotechnology / Biology / Chemistry / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Genetics / Food Science and Nutrition etc; with a min. of 65% or Classification of 2nd Upper

  • English Requirements:
    * TOFEL min. score of 550; or
    * IELTS min. score of 6.0; or
    * Undergraduate degree with English as its medium of instruction Candidates who fail to fulfil any of the above; may be required to take an English Proficiency Course at the University to attain the required language proficiency.
  • Brief Description:
    The UCSI University Master of Science in Applied Sciences (by Research) programme aims at providing graduates with enhanced knowledge in relevant areas of Applied Sciences (e.g. Biotechnology; Food Science & Nutrition) and the ability to apply and adapt this knowledge obtained in their future careers. 
    These graduates could apply the principles and methods of scientific inquiries and research designs to plan and explore a research question in the specialised field of Applied Sciences, operate key instruments in this specialised area and to critically analyse, interpret information related to current issues and controversies in the sciences from a variety of sources. 
    Students will be able to conduct independent research and be equipped with valuable transferable skills such as presentation techniques; communication skills (written & oral), information and data handling, problem-solving, team work and the use of information technology.
    UCSI University is a leading institution of higher learning in Malaysia with campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu and Sarawak. It was accorded the University College status in 2003 and became UCSI University when it received University status in 2008.
  • Remarks:

    * Misc. Fees includes Facilities Fee, Application and VISA Processing Fee, International Admin Fee and RM1,500 Refundable and Completion Deposit.
    * First time payment: RM24,520.

    * Local student fee for the entire programme is approximately RM35,060.