List of master programmes

Master of Science (Estate Management)

Master by Research is the first research based postgraduate programme offered by the Faculty of Built Environment. This programme is intended to engage in wider issues of architecture and environmental design. The programme leads to a Master degree that is independent


Students will have the benefits of exposure in conducting research in their particular areas of interest or specialisation and acquiring an understanding of a body of knowledge in the respective area of specialisation.

Career Opportunity

On completion of the course, students are able offer a broad range of expertise and skills, harnessing the theories, practices and techniques in the respective area of specialisation both in the academia and related industry.

Course Structure

By research

Entry Requirement

Local applicants are required to have :

  • Bachelor’s degree with honours or equivalent in a related field from a recognized university;
  • Priority is to candidates who have a Bachelor’s Degree with a CGPA of at least 3.0 and above or equivalent; or
  • Other qualification approved by Senate from time to time.

International applicants are required to have:

  • Have at least IELTS of at least Band 6 or TOEFL of at least 550 if their first degree is from a university where English is not the medium of instruction.
  • International Candidates are also required to attend and complete satisfactorily the Bahasa Malaysia course by the University before graduation.
Intake Schedule

Application and admission are open throughout the year.

For further information, please visit the Institute of the Graduate Studies website http://ips.um.edu.my or http://fbe.um.edu.my

Last Update: January 10, 2018