Course - UNIRAZAK Master of Philosophy @ Kuala Lumpur

UNIRAZAK Master of Philosophy @ Kuala Lumpur

The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) programme nurtures graduates to be researchers and scholars who are capable of developing critical and creative research perspectives for a given frontier of knowledge that may contribute to original research in the field of business and management that is beneficial to academia, industry, and society.

The MPhil graduates will usually continue to pursue Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme.

Class conducted at: Universiti Tun Abdul Razak (UNIRAZAK)

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  • Description
  • Course Profile
  • Entry Requirements & Payment Plan
  • Additional information


What’s special about this MPhil programme

  • To engage students to acquire and research on in-depth knowledge with relevant research skills in the field of business and management.
  • To equip students with relevant research methods and forms of enquiry to explore the frontiers of knowledge in the field of business and management research.
  • To enhance students’ ability to articulate and communicate research findings in both oral presentations and reports.

Feature Highlights

  • Class: Weekends class (Part-Time), Weekdays class (Full-Time)
  • Accreditation: Accredited by MQA, MOHE and KPT
  • Assessment: Mixed-Mode 
Size of Class
  •  Rated by STUDYMASTERS Consultants 

Choose between a full-time program for faster completion or part-time program to work while studying.
Classes are held either on weekdays or weekends so you are free to spend the rest of your time working or resting.
Masters graduates are well equipped with up-to-date skills and knowledge to head their organisations or drive their business to the next level.

Why choose UNIRAZAK’s MPhil?

Graduates of this Master of Philosophy program will be able to:

  • Independently pursue guided rigorous academic research that would enable publications in refereed journals.
  • Contribute to research team or community on new emerging areas of business and management research.
  • Research on strategic and policy developments affecting the industry and society.

Award & Recognition

  • Grand Winner of Entrepreneurial Private University of the Year at the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) Entrepreneurial Awards 2015
  • TIER 5 SETARA for Excellent rated by MQA
  • Export Outstanding Achievement Award 2015′ by Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation or MATRADE, an agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)

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Master of Philosophy awarded by Universiti Tun Abdul Razak
R/345/7/1052 (MQA/A8364) 06/12

The Master of Philosophy programme provides an opportunity for students with advanced graduate standing to complete a rigorous research degree program in an area of focused, personal interest. Students will be able to demonstrate expertise in original research and writing at the graduate level by producing a thesis of publishable quality as well as contribute substantively to their respective professions through conducting original and innovative research.
Career Prospects

  • Engaged as team member of academic and policy research as well as consultant to the industry in specialised areas.

Programme Modules

The programme is divided into two parts as follows:

(A) Core Subjects

  • Research Methodology
  • Applied Statistics
  • Multivariate Data Analysis or Qualitative Research Methods
  • Research Seminar

(B) Thesis

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Entry Requirements

  •  A bachelor's degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, as accepted by the University Senate; or
  • A bachelor's degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to a rigorous internal assessment; 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.

All applicants are required to attain any of the followings before they are accepted for admission into the programme:

  • A minimum score of Band 6.0 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)*; or
  • A minimum score of 550 for a paper-based total or 80 for an Internet based total for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)*; or
  • A minimum of Grade C in First Cambridge English (FCE) minimum scale 169, or B2 in CEFR, or Pearson Test of English (PTE 50-58) as required proficiency; or
  • A recognized first degree undertaken in English medium; or
  • Successful attainment of FCE minimum of Grade C (169) conducted by the Centre for English Language (CEL) within 1-6 months from the date of entry with conditional offer letter.

Note: The validity period for IELTS and TOEFL is two years from the date awarded

Payment Plan Options

Official Course Fee: RM 16,200 (not inclusive Processing Fee, Registration Fee, Semester Admission Fee and Upfront Course Fee)

Instalment Plan Breakdown:

  • 1st Semester: RM 5,400
  • 2nd Semester: RM 5,400
  • 3rd Semester: RM 5,400
    Total: RM 16,200

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Additional information

Awarding Body

Universiti Tun Abdul Razak (UNIRAZAK)

Campus Location

Kuala Lumpur


12-48 Months

Mode of Study

Full-Time, Part-Time

Schedule System

Semester System



Class Size

5-15 Students


Locally, Oversea


Conducted in Malaysia

MQA Accredited

Yes – Accredited


4 Core Subjects + 1 Thesis Writing


50% Coursework Based + 50% Research

EPF Withdrawal

Yes, Available

Installment Plan

Yes, Available (3 Installments)

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