Laws (by Research)

Universiti Teknologi Mara

24 months
1678 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Laws (by Research) programme from Universiti Teknologi Mara  intends to train candidates to develop some conceptual and analytical capabilities in the field of law through a  rigorous examination of an original study to be conducted under the supervision of a supervisor from the faculty.


 Laws (by Research programme)

The Faculty's Postgraduate Committee reserves the right to fix  a quota for any particular option or withdraw an option or, in a particular academic year, to introduce an additional option or to decline to offer an option.

The Master of Laws (by Research) programme is offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara.

Programme Structure

At the end of the  Laws (by Research) programme from Universiti Teknologi Mara, candidates are required to submit a thesis not exceeding 50,000 words and go through a viva voce successfully.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  a)Applicant must have a recognised Master degree in Law with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 2.75 or equivalent.
  • b)    Application must be accompanied by a written research proposal in the required format.
  • c)    Candidates are required to succesfully undergo an interview with the Faculty’s Postgraduate Committee.
  • Master’s Program - Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in a relevant field of study from a university that is recognized by the University Senate and the Malaysian government.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 839 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • International Tuition Fees Per Semester (RM):3,650


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Laws (by Research)
Universiti Teknologi Mara