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Master Of Education

Intakes
January, May and September
Course Duration
Full Time (1 Year) | Part-Time (1.5 Years)
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
Course Mode
Full Time and Part-Time
Approval Code
N/141/7/0017
Accreditation Code
MQA/PA15229


Overview

Designed to provide graduates  with advanced  knowledge  and a range of specialised skill sets to be an effective educator, the Master of Education offered at UCSI University is a research and practical oriented based programme. It is designed to enhance your professional practice and help you make a positive difference in the classroom or within the education industry.... Various teaching and pedagogical models of instruction, curriculum development and research skills will be emphasized. In line with the current shift towards a knowledge-based economy to develop  competent and academically qualified educators, the programme nurtures independent thinkers  to  adapt  and  manage  their  roles  effectively, be equipped  with  criticality in  thinking as well as problem-solving skills. The programme will be delivered by prominent and experienced Professors, Associate Professors and Adjunct Professors from esteemed local and international institutions.

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Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75
    OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and those not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment;
    OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in a relevant field.
  • Applicants who are not from the education background are required to enroll and pass two (2) ‘bridging courses’ - Philosophy of Education and Sociology of Education as a prerequisite.
  • Applicants applying through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) must be Malaysian citizens aged 30 years and above in the year of application, with relevant work experience/ prior experiential learning and pass the APEL assessment.

English Language Requirements

For Local & International Students:
As the medium of instruction for all programmes at UCSI University is the English Language, applicants must meet one of the following requirements to gain admission:

IELTS
Band 5.0
TOEFL PBT
500
MUET
Band 4

Courses Offered

Core Courses
  • Research Methods in Education
  • Thesis Writing
  • Dissertation 1
  • Dissertation 2
Elective Courses (Choose 2)
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Technology and Multimedia
  • Assessment and Feedback in Education
  • Critical Practices of Teaching and Learning

All information is correct at the time of upload and UCSI University reserves the right to make amendments without prior notice.

Career Opportunities

• Principal
• Head Teacher
• Online Instructor
• Textbook Author or Editor
• Higher Education Instructor
• Researcher
• Education  Consultant/Officer  
• Corporate Trainer
• Program Director
• Curriculum Developer
• Education Administrator

Tuition Fees

Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

(without bridging course)
RM 36,560

(with bridging course)
RM 40, 940

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International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 56,800

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