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Masters in Economics

N/314/7/0035

*The programme is not offered for the May and September 2022 sessions

Programme Codetitle bottom left g 4
MT11
Mode of Studytitle bottom left g 4
Full & Part Time
MQA Registration Numbertitle bottom left g 4
MQA/PA8611
Teaching Modetitle bottom left g 4
Lecture, Research & Thesis
Language of Instructiontitle bottom left g 4
Malay & English
Period of Study (Full Time)title bottom left g 4
2 Years
Period of Study (Part Time)
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3 Years
Faculty /Study Centretitle bottom left g 4
Faculty of Management & Muamalah
Programme Backgroundtitle bottom left g 4

Master Economics is an extension from the Bachelor of Economics and Finance (Hons). This program enhances in research field that involves the continuous training and supervision within a specified period of time. The outcome is expected to make a significant contribution to their chosen thrust areas. Through this program, students have the opportunity to improve their knowledge and skills in their respective fields of study, sharpen their research expertise, as well as be professional as administrators and industry players in the future.

Admission Requirementstitle bottom left g 4
Malaysian Students
  • A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.76 as accepted by the HEP Senate;

  • A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and 2.75 can be accepted, subject to rigorous internal assessment;

  • A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 can be accepted, subject to a minimum of 5 years relevant working experience and rigorous internal assessment;

International Students
  • For international students, an additional requirement is to minimum scoring 600 for Test as English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), OR; minimum score of 6.0 for The International English Language Testing System (IELTS).

Career Prospect
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  • After completing this program, graduates have the opportunities to fill the position an academic staff/ lecturer at public and private institutions of higher learning, join any public and corporate organizations as a top executive or administrative manager, researchers at public and private institution or work independently as an entrepreneur as well as other related fields.
Estimated Total Feetitle bottom left g 4
Malaysian Students (Full Time)title bottom left g 4
Registration Fee
Total Fee*
: RM 1,000
: RM 9,370
Malaysian Students (Part Time)title bottom left g 4
Registration Fee
Total Fee*
: RM 1,000
: RM 12,870
International Students (Full Time)title bottom left g 4
Registration Fee
Total Fee*
: RM 1,150
: RM 11,440

*including : registration, facilities & wellfare, study & assessment, dissertation as well as graduation fee

Programme Structuretitle bottom left g 4
  Semester 1
  • Research Methodology
  • Advance Economics
  Semester 2 - Semester 12
  • Thesis