Universiti Malaya (UM) Courses Offered

Universiti Malaya (UM) Courses Offered

 

 

Universiti Malaya (UM) Bachelor Courses

  • ISLAMIC STUDIES

List of bachelor programmes

  • Bachelor of Usuluddin (Aqidah And Islamic Thought)
  • Bachelor of Usuluddin (Al-Quran And Al-Hadith)
  • Bachelor of Usuluddin (Da’wah And Human Development)
  • Bachelor of Usuluddin (Islamic History and Civilisation)
  • Bachelor of Islamic Education (Islamic Studies)
  • Bachelor of Islamic Studies and Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Islamic Studies and Science
  • Bachelor of Mualamat Management
  • Bachelor of Shariah (Fiqh And Usul)
  • Bachelor of Shariah (Islamic Astronomy)
  • Bachelor of Shariah (Islamic Political Science)
  • Bachelor of Shariah (Shariah and Economics)
  • Bachelor of Shariah and Law
  • Bachelor of Islamic Education (Quranic Studies)
  • COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Computer System and Network)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Information Systems)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Multimedia)
  • MALAY STUDIES
  • Bachelor of Professional Malay Languages
  • Bachelor of Malay Socio-Culture
  • Bachelor of Malay Arts
  • Bachelor of Malay Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Malay Literature
  • ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Bachelor of East Asian Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts Chinese Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts Anthropology and Sociology
  • Bachelor of Social Administrations
  • Bachelor of Geography
  • Bachelor of Environmental Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts History
  • Bachelor of Arts English
  • Bachelor of Arts Indian Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts International and Strategic Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts (Media Studies)
  • Bachelor of Arts Southeast Asian Studies
  • BUSINESS AND ACCOUNTANCY
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Finance
  • DENTISTRY
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery
  • ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATION
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Counselling
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of Education Teaching of English as a Second Language
  • Bachelor of Education (Educational Management)
  • ENGINEERING
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering
  • LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS
  • Bachelor of Arabic Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Chinese Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of English Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of French Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of German Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Japanese Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Spanish Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Tamil Language and Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Italian Language and Linguistics
  • LAW
  • Bachelor of Jurisprudence (External)
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • MEDICINE
  • Bachelor in Pharmacy (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Nursing Science
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  • SCIENCE
  • Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Geology
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science in Bioinformatics
  • Bachelor of Science in Biohealth Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Ecology Biodiversity
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Genetics
  • Bachelor of Science (Geography)
  • Bachelor of Science in Geology
  • Bachelor of Science (Materials Science)
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • Bachelor of Science in Science and Technology Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Statistics
  • BUILT ENVIRONMENT
  • Bachelor of Urban & Regional Planning
  • Bachelor of Science Architecture
  • Bachelor of Quantity Surveying
  • Bachelor of Real Estate
  • Bachelor of Building Surveying
  • SPORTS
  • Bachelor of Sports Science (Exercise Science)
  • Bachelor of Sport Management Science
  • CULTURAL
  • Bachelor of Dance
  • Bachelor of Drama
  • Bachelor of Music

 

Universiti Malaya (UM) Diploma Courses

  • Executive Diploma

The Executive Diploma programme is specially designed  to enhance the skills and knowledge related to the client vocation for career advancement. The curriculum, which is developed and designed by professional lecturers from various faculties of the University of Malaya and also professional practitioners, stresses both theoretical and practical aspects to cater to working adults’ needs to enhance their knowledge and skills in related fields. All courses are carried out on a part-time basis and classes are held on weekends.

The learning and teaching methods comprise lectures, discussions, group presentations, exercises, videos and case studies. All these methods are enhanced through the use of various teaching aids. To maintain credibility in UMCCed certification, all examinations are conducted under strict university regulations.

In accordance to the conferment of self-accreditation status, the University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education (UMCCed) has taken the step to progressively acquire accreditation for all its executive diploma programmes which have been offered since 1998.

Each programme consists of 16 modules. The duration of the programme is four (4) semesters which can be completed within 20-24 months on a part-time basis.

PROGRAMMES
ACCREDITATION STATUS
PROGRAMME CODE
Executive Diploma in Management (Administration and Operations)
FA
UFA
Executive Diploma in Management (Human Resource)
FA
UFB
Executive Diploma in Management (Business)
FA
UFC
Executive Diploma in Early Childhood Education
FA
UFD
Executive Diploma in Counselling
FA
UFE
Executive Diploma in Accounting Administration
FA
UFF
Executive Diploma in Information Technology
PA
UFH
Executive Diploma in Manufacturing Technology Management
PA
UFI
Executive Diploma in Islamic Banking and Finance
PA
UFJ

The Diploma Programme is offered full-time to school leavers with qualifications in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/ Malaysian Certificate of Education (MCE). The main purpose of this programme is to enable them to acquire the skills and knowledge that will contribute towards their career development in related fields. The curriculum developed by academics from the University of Malaya as well as industry practitioners stresses on the balance of theoretical and practical aspects to ensure that the graduates fulfil the needs of the job market and are able to compete in the workplace of today.

On successfully completing the diploma programme, you are eligible to apply for degree courses in related fields at the University of Malaya or any other public or private universities, subject to the terms and conditions set by the university.

PROGRAMMES
ACCREDITATION STATUS
CODE
Diploma in Management
FA
UDA
Diploma in Human Resource Management
FA
UDB
Diploma in Business Management
FA
UDC
Diploma in Sports Management (Golf)
PA
UDD
Diploma in Accounting
PA
UDE

* Fully Accredited (FA)
* Provisionally Accredited (PA)

Accreditation

University of Malaya Certification

Through this programme, students will have the opportunity to obtain certification from the University of Malaya, one of the premier universities in Malaysia. The Diploma is a symbol of achievement and excellence awarded for an individual’s successful and commitment in meeting the challenges of completing his/her studies at the university.

Quality Assurance

UMCCed emphasises every aspect related to the structure and content of the programmes offered to ensure that these are in line with the latest technological developments and to meet the requirements of the job market. The main criteria in measuring the quality of the programme are as follows:

  • Qualified and Experienced Lecturers 
    All the instructors / lecturers have recognised academic qualifications in related fields. In addition to academics from the university, this programme also draws upon the expertise of experienced professionals in related fields. This is to optimise the learning process and to ensure that students can integrate theories and concepts with actual practices in the industry.
  • Interactive Learning
    The learning and teaching methods comprise lectures, discussions, group presentations, exercises, videos and case studies. All these methods are enhanced through the use of various teaching aids.
  • Examination Procedures
    To maintain the credibility of UMCCed certification, all examinations are conducted under strict university standards and regulations.
  • Learning Support Facilities
    • Library
      Students will have access to the University of Malaya main library which holds more than one million volumes, including a collection of journals, periodicals and a variety of microfilms.
    • Programme Administration
      The programme is supervised by a programme coordinator who is responsible for managing, monitoring and ensuring the smooth running of the entire programme. Students may refer to the programme coordinator regarding issues related to their programme, including advice and consultation.
    • Sports and Recreation
      To ensure that students stay healthy and fit, they have access to sports and leisure facilities provided by the university.

 

Universiti Malaya (UM) Masters Courses

The University of Malaya academic staff is responsible for teaching and research. More than 2,000 academic staff teaches approximately 300 courses each year.

  • ISLAMIC STUDIES
  • Master of Usuluddin
  • Master of Shariah
  • Master of Islamic Studies
  • MALAY STUDIES
  • Master of Malay Studies by Dissertation
  • Master of Malay Studies by Coursework
  • Master of Malay Studies by Coursework and Dissertation
  • ART AND SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Master of Arts (by Research)
  • Master of Arts (English Literature)
  • Master of Arts (Malaysian History)
  • Master of Southeast Asian Studies
  • Master of Publishing Studies
  • Master of Strategic and Defense Studies
  • Master of Media Studies (Full Coursework)
  • Master of Arts (Southeast Asian History)
  • BUSINESS AND ACCOUNTANCY
  • Master of Management (MM)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  • Master of Software Engineering (Software Technology)(Coursework and Dissertation)
  • Master of Information Science (Library Science) (Coursework and Dissertation)
  • Master of Computer Science (Applied Computing) (Coursework and Dissertation)
  • Master of Information Technology Management (Coursework)
  • Master of Data Science (Coursework)
  • Master of Library and Information Science (Coursework)
  • Master of Computer Science (Research)
  • Master of Information Science (Research)
  • DENTISTRY
  • Master of Clinical Dentistry (Child Dental Health)
  • Master of Clinical Dentistry (Oral Medicine & Oral Pathology)
  • Master of Clinical Dentistry (Restorative Dentistry in Conservative Dentistry)
  • Master of Clinical Dentistry (Periodontology)
  • Master of Clinical Dentistry (Restorative Dentistry in Prosthetic Dentistry)
  • Master of Clinical Dentistry (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)
  • Master of Orthodontics
  • Master of Community Oral Health (MCOH)
  • Master of Dental Science (MDSc)
  • ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATION
  • Master of Public Administration
  • Master of Applied Statistics
  • Master of Development Studies
  • Master of Economics
  • EDUCATION
  • Master of Education (Arabic Language Education)
  • Master of Education (Art Education)
  • Master of Education (Curriculum and Development)
  • Master of Education (Educational Psychology)
  • Master of Education (Science Education)
  • Master of Education (Sociology of Education)
  • Master of Education (Special Education)
  • Master of Education (Values Education)
  • Master of Educational Management
  • Master of Education (Physical Education)
  • Master of Education (Health Education)
  • Master of Education (Islamic Education)
  • Master of Education (Language Education)
  • Master of Education (Mathematics Education)
  • Master of Education (Social Science Education)
  • Master of Education (Planning and Administration)
  • Master of Education (Measurement and Evaluation)
  • Master of Science Education with Information Communication and Technology
  • Master of Instructional Technology
  • Master of Mathematics Education with Information Communication and Technology
  • ENGINEERING
  • Master of Engineering Science
  • Master of Engineering (Telecommunications)
  • Master of Engineering (Biomedical)
  • Master of Engineering (Industrial Electronics and Control)
  • Master of Engineering (Safety, Health and Environment)
  • Master of Engineering (Mechatronics)
  • Master of Engineering (Mechanical)
  • Master of Engineering (Manufacturing)
  • Master of Engineering (Material and Technology)
  • Master of Engineering (Power Energy)
  • LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS
  • Master of Arts (Linguistics)
  • Master of English Language Studies
  • LAW
  • Master of Laws (Coursework)
  • Master of Criminal Justice (Coursework)
  • Master of Commercial Law (Coursework)
  • Master of Legal Studies (Research)
  • MEDICINE
  • Master of Medical Science in Clinical Pathology (MMedScClinPath) (Histopathology)
  • Master of Medical Science in Clinical Pathology (MMedScClinPath) (Haematology)
  • Master of Medical Science in Clinical Pathology (MMedScClinPath) (Forensic Pathology)
  • Master of Medical Physics (MMedPhysics) – By Coursework
  • Master of Internal Medicine (MlntMed)
  • Master of Emergency Medicine (MEmMed)
  • Master of Clinical Oncology (MCO)
  • Master of Anaesthesiology (MAnaes)
  • Master of Medical Science in Clinical Pathology (MMedScClinPath) (Medical Microbiology)
  • Master of Medical Science in Clinical Pathology (MMedScClinPath)
  • Master of Medical Science (MMedSc) – By Research
  • Master of Nursing Science Degree (MNSc)
  • Master of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (MObGyn)
  • Master of Pathology (MPath) (Medical Microbiology)
  • Master of Pathology (MPath) (Haematology)
  • Master of Pathology (MPath) (Forensic Pathology)
  • Master of Pathology (MPath) (Chemical Pathology)
  • Master of Paediatrics (MPaeds)
  • Master of Paediatric Surgery (MPaedSurg)
  • Master of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery (MOrl)
  • Master of Orthopaedic Surgery (MOrthSurg)
  • Master of Psychological Medicine (MPM)
  • Master of Ophthalmology (MOphthal)
  • Master of Pathology (MPath) (Anatomical Pathology)
  • Master of Family Medicine (MFamMed)
  • Master of Medical Science (MMedSc) – By Coursework and Research
  • Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Master of Radiology (MRad)
  • Master of Rehabilitation Medicine (MRehabMed)
  • Master of Sports Medicine (MSpMed)
  • Master of Surgery (MSurg)
  • Master of Medical Physics (MMedPhysics) – By Research
  • SCIENCE
  • Master of Bioinformatics – Coursework
  • Master of Science (Analytical Chemistry & Instrumental Analysis) – Coursework
  • Master of Science (Applied Physics) – Coursework
  • Master of Science (Petroleum Geology) – Coursework
  • Master of Biotechnology – Coursework & Research
  • Master of Technology (Material Sciences) – Coursework & Research
  • Master of Technology (Environmental Management) – Coursework & Research
  • Master of Science (Statistics)
  • Master of Sustainability Science – Coursework
  • Master of Science (Petroleum Geology) – Coursework & Research
  • Master of Science (MSc
  • BUILT ENVIRONMENT
  • Master of Project Management
  • Master of Science (Estate Management)
  • Master of Science (Building)
  • Master of Science (Architecture)
  • Master of Real Estate
  • Master of Facilities & Maintenance Management
  • Master of Architecture
  • CULTURAL
  • Master of Arts (Visual Arts)
  • Master of Performing Arts (Music)
  • Master of Performing Arts (Dance)
  • Master of Performing Arts (Drama)
  • ASIA-EUROPE
  • International Masters in ASEAN Studies (IMAS)
  • International Masters in European Regional Integration (IMERI)
  • GRADUATE STUDIES
  • Master of Philosophy (M.PHIL)
  • Master of Renewable Energy
  • EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP
  • Master of Educational Leadership
  • PUBLIC POLICY AND MANAGEMENT
  • Master of Public Policy
  • SPORTS
  • Master of Sport Science

 

 

 

Universiti Malaya (UM) Doctorate Courses

The University of Malaya academic staff is responsible for teaching and research. More than 2,000 academic staff teaches approximately 300 courses each year.

  • ISLAMIC STUDIES

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • MALAY STUDIES

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • ART AND SOCIAL SCIENCE

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
Doctor of Philosophy (English Literature)

  • BUSINESS AND ACCOUNTANCY

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • DENTISTRY

Doctor of Dental Public Health (DrDPH)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATION

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • EDUCATION

PHA – Doctor of Philosophy (Research)
PWA- Doctor of Philosophy (Mixed-Mode)

  • LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • LAW

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • MEDICINE

Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

  • SCIENCE

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • BUILT ENVIRONMENT

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • GRADUATE STUDIES

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • SPORT

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • CULTURAL

Doctor of Philosophy

  • ASIA-EUROPE

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

  • ENGINEERING

Doctor of Philosophy

 

 

Universiti Malaya (UM) Foundation Courses

The University of Malaya academic staff is responsible for teaching and research. More than 2,000 academic staff teaches approximately 300 courses each year.

Islamic Studies

The University of Malaya academic staff is responsible for teaching and research. More than 2,000 academic staff teaches approximately 300 courses each year.

  • Foundation for Islamic Studies – Science Stream
  • Foundation for Islamic Studies – Arts Stream
  • Foundation for Islamic Studies and Science
Foundation Studies

List of foundation programmes

  • Foundation in Biological Sciences
  • Foundation in Physical Sciences
  • Special Preparatory Programme to enter Japanese Universities

 

Universiti Malaya (UM) Executive Learning Programs

Executive Diploma

  • Management (Administration and Operations)
  • Management (Human Resource)
  • Management (Business)
  • Accounting Administration
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Counselling
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing Technology Management
  • Islamic Banking and Finance

Diploma (Full-Time)

  • Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Management
  • Sport Management (Golf)
  • Accounting

Islamic Studies

  • Syariah
  • Usuluddin
  • Arabic Language
  • Proficiency in Al-Quran Recitation
  • Islamic Financial Planning

Certified Programmes and Professional Certificate

  • Certificate in Coaching Practice
  • Professional Certificate In Football Business Management
  • Professional Certificate in Retail Management
  • Professional Certificate in Management (Human Resources)
  • Professional Certificate In Sports Business Management
  • Certified Professional Trainer and Facilitator
  • Certified Professional Management Consultant
  • CPSP
  • Certified Agency Manager & Family Takaful
  • Certified Environmental Professional In Scheduled Waste Management

Career Placement Programme

  • Malaysia Hospitality Intership Programme
  • Employee Enhancement Programe
  • Singapore Hospitality Placement Programme
  • Career Work Skills Programme
  • Graduate Management Training Programme
  • Graduate Placement Programme
  • Certificate of Completion in Retail Operation
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN FOOD & BEVERAGE OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN ACCOMMODATION OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN RECEPTION OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN WELLNESS OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN SECURITY & SAFETY OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN FAST FOOD OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN CONVENTION & EXHIBITION MANAGEMENT
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN HYPERMARKET OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN RESTAURANT OPERATIONS
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN BARISTA & CAFE OPERATIONS

Training Programmes & Workshops

Workshop on Domestic Solid Waste Management: Don’t Trash Your Environment

Skills & Language Courses

  • Malay Language Proficiency Programme
  • English Language Proficiency Programmes (ELPP)
  • Academic Calendar of ELPP
  • Writing for Academic Purposes: Research and Grant Proposals
  • Writing for Academic Purposes: Dissertations and Theses

List of Courses

CERTIFIED PROGRAMME

    • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN RECEPTION OPERATIONS
    • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN RETAIL OPERATIONS
    • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN HOTEL OPERATIONS
    • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN FOOD & BEVERAGE OPERATIONS
    • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION IN ACCOMMODATION
    • COMPETENCY CERTIFICATE IN HOTEL OPERATIONS

 

 

List Of Provisional Accreditted Programmes

 

        Provisional Accreditation

                                        List of Provisionally Accredited Programmes

No. Name of Programme Ref. Number
Diploma (Full Time)
1.  Diploma in Human Resource Management * UM/SWA(D)/01
2.  Diploma in Management * UM/SWA(D)/02
3.  Diploma in Business Management * UM/SWA(D)/03
4.  Diploma in Sport Management (Golf) UM/SWA(D)/04
5.  Diploma in Accounting UM/SWA(D)/05
Executive Diploma
1. Executive Diploma in Management (Administration and Operations) * UM/SWA(DE)/01
2. Executive Diploma in Management (Human Resource) * UM/SWA(DE)/02
3. Executive Diploma in Management (Business) * UM/SWA(DE)/03
4. Executive Diploma in Early Childhood Education * UM/SWA(DE)/04
5. Executive Diploma in Counselling * UM/SWA(DE)/05
6. Executive Diploma in Accounting Administration * UM/SWA(DE)/06
7. Executive Diploma in Information Technology UM/SWA(DE)/07
8. Executive Diploma in Investigative Science UM/SWA(DE)/08
9. Executive Diploma in Banking and Islamic Finance UM/SWA(DE)/09
10. Executive Diploma in Manufacturing Technology Management UM/SWA(DE)/10
Undergraduate
1. Bachelor of Science (Material Science) UM/SWA(ID)/01
2. Bachelor of Islamic Education and Science UM/SWA(ID)/02
3. Bachelor of Islamic Education and Information Technology UM/SWA(ID)/03
4. Bachelor of Finance UM/SWA(ID)/04
Postgraduate Diploma
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration* UM/SWA(IT)/01
Master
1. Master of Facilities and Maintenance Management* UM/SWA(IT)/02
2. Master of Community Oral Health UM/SWA(IT)/03
3. Master  of Educational Leadership UM/SWA(IT)/04
4. Master of Sports Science UM/SWA(IT)/05
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
1. Doctor  of Dental Public Health UM/SWA(IT)/06

* Programme has been awarded full accreditation status. Please refer to http://www2.mqa.gov.my/mqr.

Notes:

Provisional Accreditation is a “candidacy assessment” to determine the strength of the curriculum to be offered and the readiness of its delivery support system before it is offered to the public