Course - UOW Malaysia KDU Master of Science @ Shah Alam

UOW Malaysia KDU Master of Science @ Shah Alam

The Master of Science (M.Sc) provides an opportunity for graduates to acquire research skills and deepen their knowledge in the science field. The research-based programme is especially suitable for those who are looking for an ideal pathway between undergraduate study and doctoral degree, and will produce high calibre graduates who would be able to work in their respective specialisation areas.


Class conducted in: UOW Malaysia KDU

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


What’s special about this MSc programme

Students who wish to embark on their research interests through their postgraduate studies are often limited by the programme structure designed by academic institutions.

The M.Sc offers students the flexibility of choosing their specialisation according to their research interests and career aspirations. Learning is done through consultation with the academic research supervisor.

Feature Highlights

  • Class: Students will be assigned a supervisor and no classes for this programme
  • Accreditation: Provisionally Accredited
  • Assessment: Research Based
Size of Class
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Fully research courses features a more independent curriculum as you drive new progress in your respective field.
Research students will be assigned a supervisor to be consulted instead of having to attend classes.
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 UOW Malaysia KDU’s MSc?

  • Provides students with a solid theoretical understanding and practical skills in processing and analyzing data and the ability to create intelligent solutions to real-world problems.
  • Research-oriented degree provides an exciting opportunity to study in a leading-edge research environment.
  • Recognize the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development, communicate technical information effectively, both orally and in writing.

Award & Recognition


  • MQA-Accredited Programmes
  • MSC Status Company
  • ISO Certified for Quality
  • China Embassy Accreditation
  • MOHE & Kementerian Dalam Negeri Permit For Foreign Students Enrolment
  • Government-Sponsored Students from Petronas, JPA, MARA, Sime Darby

2016 / 2017

  • The Brandlaureate
  • Most sustainable Brand Award

2016 – 2017 for Brand Excellence

  • Education – Private University College Category

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Master of Science awarded by UOW Malaysia KDU 


The M.Sc trains students to critically analyse a problem, design a solution (or make a discovery) and implement the solution, and as such, highly encourages collaboration and innovation.

The nature of the programme also ensures students enhance their communication of ideas and skills, techniques and management, as well as entrepreneurial skills, all of which are beneficial to practices in the marketplace as well as academic field.

Research Proposal (Semester 1)
Students will systematically structure and develop their research by developing a research proposal, which would guide the student through the entire research process.

Research (Minimum 3 Semesters)
Upon the approval of the research proposal, students will be guided by their supervisors to begin their research, and will work independently on their research projects.

Dissertation (Final Semester)
Upon the completion of their research, students will document the research project and process in a dissertation. Typically, dissertations for a Master by research is not more than 60,000 words.

Viva Voce (Final Semester)
Upon the completion of the research and dissertation, students will undergo an oral examination, chaired by experts in the field.

Career Examples

  • Forensic entomologist
  • Research scientist
  • University academic

Programme Modules

Research Areas

  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering
  • Photonics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Internet Security
  • Forensic Networking

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Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant fields.

Minimum Entry Requirement

  • Minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent.
  • Candidates with CGPA between 2.50 and 2.75 would be conditionally admitted. Admission would be confirmed upon internal assessment.
  • Candidates with CGPA below 2.5 can be accepted with a minimum of 5 years working experience in the relevant field.
  • Second Class (Honours) and above.

English Requirement

Local Student

  • Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels Examination) / Min. score of Band 4 in MUET.

International Student
Band 5.5. in IELTS; or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based) or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL.

Payment Plan Options

Original Course Fee: RM 21,700 (Inclusive Tuition, Registration, Resource, Caution, Lab and Exam fees)

Instalment Plan Breakdown:

  • 1st Sem: RM 6,300
  • 2nd Sem: RM 4,800
  • 3rd Sem: RM 4,800
  • 4th Sem: RM 5,800
    Total : RM 21,700

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Additional information

Awarding Body

UOW Malaysia KDU

Campus Location

Shah Alam


24 Months, 72 Months

Mode of Study

Full-Time, Part-Time

Schedule System

Semester System


Jan, May, Sep

Class Size

5-8 Students




Conducted in Malaysia

MQA Accredited

Yes – Provisionally Accredited


6 Major Field of Research Areas


100% Research

EPF Withdrawal

Yes, Available

Installment Plan

Yes, Available (4 Installments)

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