Entry Requirements

 

STRUCTURE A - PHD

  • Masters in the relevant domain, or
  • Masters in a related domain with 2 years experience in the domain (including at least 2 publications in the domain, or 
  • Bachelors in the domain with 1st class with honours or CGPA 3.67* and above. For this qualification, candidates must register for Master Programme (Structure A), and apply for conversion to PhD in not earlier than six months and within one year of registration but subject to assessments and approval by Senate. For detail of conversion scheme, refer to COGS Academic Regulation.

STRUCTURE A & B - MASTERS

  • Bachelors in the relevant domain with 2nd class upper with honours or CGPA 2.75* and above, or 
  • Bachelors in the relevant domain with 2nd class lower with honours or CGPA 2.50*-2.74*, and 1 year experience in the domain and at least 1 publication the domain, or 2 years professional experience in the domain 
  • Bachelors in the relevant domain with CGPA below 2.50, and 5 years experience in the domain 
  • Bachelors in a related domain with 2nd class upper with honours or CGPA 2.75* and above, and 1 year experience in the domain (including at least 1 publication in the domain)

STRUCTURE C (BUSINESS PROGRAM) - MASTERS (as offered)

  • Bachelors in the relevant or related domain with 2nd class lower with honours or CGPA 2.50* and above 
  • Applicants with minimum 2 years experience are preferred 
  • CGPA below 2.50 with 5 years or professional experience

STRUCTURE C (ENGINEERING PROGRAM) - MASTERS (as offered)

  • Bachelors in the relevant domain with 2nd class-lower with honours or CGPA 2.50* and above, or
  • Bachelors in the relevant domain with CGPA below 2.50 and 5 years experience in the domain
  • Bachelors in a related domain with 2nd class-lower with honours or CGPA 2.50* and above, and 1 year experience in the domain (including at least 1 publication in the domain)

NOTE

*The CGPA is out of 4.0 
**Entry requirements are correct at the time of printing and Senate UNITEN may decide on eligibility of students as and when required

 

FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

The validity period for requirement should not be more than two (2) years. TOEFL ITP is not an acceptable alternative


ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT:

Local and foreign students who hold degrees from institutions with non-English medium will be required to have proficiency in written and spoken English in one of the following:

You must have proof of good proficiency in verbal and written English through the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or Test of English as a Foreign Language(TOEFL) or its equivalent  as follows:

  1. With score of 6.0 (IELTS) or 600 (TOEFL) or its equivalent for computing or business studies
  2. For engineering studies:-
    *with score of 5.0 (IELTS) or 500 (TOEFL) or its equivalent (excluding Communication and System Engineering, Electronics System Engineering)
    *with score of 6.0 (IELTS) or 600 (TOEFL) or its equivalent (for Communication and System Engineering, Electronics System Engineering)


This requirem
ent is waived if you:-

  1. are a native of an English speaking country, or
  2. have obtained your Bachelor and other relevant degree from an institution whereby all courses are fully conducted  in English; or
  3. have completed your studies in Malaysia subject to clause (b) and intend to pursue a higher degree.

(Please refer to our International Office for more details)