Mode of Study

Mode of Study

Type of registration for Postgraduate Studies is Full Time only and the duration of study is as follows:

Master: 2 – 8 semesters
Doctor of Philosophy: 6 – 16 semesters

For Master of Science (MSc) programmes, lectures/classes will be held during weekday (mainstream) and weekend (offshore). Currently, the offshore programmes for JB and KL have been conducting on Saturday and Sunday at UTM JB and UTM KL, respectively.  In addition to this, special/external programmes may also be conducted at your workplace upon working hour subject to the agreement of both parties and sufficient number of students. Duration of special/external programmes will follow the structure of the respective programs.

Doctor of Philosophy research programme can be categorized to mainstream programme (normal PhD) and Industrial Doctorate. Industrial PhD is a cooperation of research between UTM & industry and student must be the staff of the organisation and research work is based on the problems in the company. Duration of study for executive, double degree, joint degree and Industrial Doctorate will follow the structure of the respective programs.