ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS - Postgraduate

FACULTY OF PSYCHOLOGY & EDUCATION

MASTER OF EDUCATION (MED) 

Admission Requirements

  • Candidates should posses a good Bachelor of Education Degree from local universities or accredited universities. Those with Bachelor Degree with Honours in other fields but with teaching qualification and experience will also be considered.
  • STPM/ Diploma provided that the applicant has at least (5) years of direct working experience in the education industry and passed the APEL assessment.

 

MASTER OF PSYCHOLOGY (COUSELLING)

Admission Requirements

  • Candidates should possess a good bachelor of psychology degree from a local universities or accredited universities. Those with bachelor degree with honours in other field with working experience may also be considered.
  • STPM/ Diploma provided that the applicant has at least (5) years of direct working experience in the psychology industry and passed the APEL.

 


 

FACULTY OF COMPUTING & INFORMATICS

MASTER OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (Software Development)

Admission Requirements

Applicants should possess the following:

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent OR
  • A first degree or equivalent in any subjects other than Computer Science/ Information Technology with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent in which the applicant may be accepted for admission into the master programme, provided that al prerequisite modules in computing have been taken adequately prepare them pursue the Master of Computer Science OR
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology or equivalent with CGPA less than 2.50 provided that the applicant has at least five (5) years of direct working experience in the ICT industry OR
  • STPM/ Diploma provided that the applicant has at least five (5) years of direct working experience in the ICT industry and passed the APEL assessment.

 

 

MASTER OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (Computational Intelligence)

Admission Requirements

Applicants should possess the following:

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science/ / Information Technology or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent OR
  • A first degree or equivalent in any subjects other than Computer Science/ Information Technology with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent in which the applicant may be accepted for admission into the master programme, provided that all prerequisite modules in computing have been taken to adequately prepare them to pursue the Master of Computer Science OR
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology or equivalent with CGPA less than 2.50 provided that the applicant has at least five (5) years of direct working experience in the ICT industry OR
  • STPM/ Diploma provided that the applicant has at least five (5) years of direct working experience in the ICT industry and passed the APEL assessment.

 


 

FACULTY OF BUSINESS, ECONOMICS & ACCOUNTANCY

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)

Admission Requirements

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree with Honours in any field with CGPA of 2.75 and above from any institutions of higher learning that is recognized by the Senate of University Malaysia Sabah
  • CGPA 2.50 can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in the area relevant to the field of study, and recognized by the Senate of Universiti Malaysia Sabah as equivalent to the above.
  • STPM/ Diploma provided that the applicant has at least five (5) years of direct working experience related to Business or Management and passes the APEL assessment.
  • Candidates from non-English speaking countries must submit and English language test result of either IELTS [minimum Band 5.5] or TOEFL [minimum Band 5 0r 500/213]

 (Classes may commence concurrently for both full time and part time students.)

 

 

MASTER OF HUMAN CAPITAL MANAGEMENT (MHCM) 

Admission Requirements

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree with Honours in any field with CGPA of 2.75 and above from any institutions of higher learning that is recognized by the Senate Universiti Malaysia Sabah
  • CGPA 2.50 can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in the area relevant to the field of study and recognized by the Senate of Universiti Malaysia Sabah
  • STPM/ Diploma provided that the applicant has at least five (5) years of direct working experience related to Business or Management and passed the APEL assessment.
  • Candidates from non-English speaking countries must submit and English language test result of either IELTS [minimum Band 5.5] or TOEFL [minimum Band 5 or 500/213]

(Classes may commence concurrently for both full time and part time students.)

 

 

MASTER OF ECONOMICS (MECON)

Admission Requirements

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor of Economics (Hons) CGPA 2.75 and above OR
  • Bachelor of Economics (Hons) CGPA 2.50 with working experience in related field or
  • Any equivalent qualifications and recognized by the University Senate

(Classes may commence concurrently for both full time and part time students.)


 

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES, ARTS & HERITAGE

MASTER OF ARTS (Government and International Relations)

Admission Requirements

Applicants should possess the following:

  • Bachelor Degree with CGPA of not less than 2.75 from Universiti Malaysia Sabah or other institution of higher learning approved by Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor Degree from other fields that is approved by Senate with at least 5 years working experience;
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Bachelor Degree and possessing other qualification recognized by the Senate.
  • Candidates who wish to continue their studies on Coursework mode must satisfy special conditions specified by respective Faculties/Centers / Institutes.

 


 

FACULTY OF FOOD SCIENCE & NUTRITION

MASTER OF SCIENCE (Food Safety and Quality)

Admission Requirements

Applicants should possess the following:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Science with minimum CGPA 2.50 or equivalent from institution of higher learning recognized by University Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in relevant field ;
  • Local candidates must achieve credits in English at SPM level or passed English courses at Diploma or Bachelor Degree level; and
  • International candidates must obtain a TOEFL score at least 550or IELTS score of at least 6