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Agribusiness, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #651 (QS) ,
The Master of Agribusiness offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara  programme  is a one-year master’s programmme which prepares students for senior management careers in the upstream and downstream agricultural industries involved in the development of agri-food economy. 

About

Master of Science (Agribusiness) by mixed-mode 

The core courses of this Master of Agribusiness offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara  programme cover current issues in Agribusiness.  

Students are required to select one of the four elective courses which are International Agricultural Commodity Marketing, Agricultural Trade and Policy, Financial Management in Agriculture and Agricultural Supply Chain Management. 

The final component of the programme is a research project on an approved topic relevant to the focus of the programme.

The programme is aimed at producing professionals who are able to undertake complex strategic tasks and decision making in the ever changing agribusiness environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advance Agribusiness Management 
  • Advance Agricultural Production Economics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description
      1-2 years
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      2-3 years
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

minimum CGPA of 2.00

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Candidates applying for this course should fulfill the following qualifications:

  • A BSc (Hons) (Agribusiness) or its equivalent from related disciplines) from UiTM with a CGPA at least 3.00; or
  • A BSc (Hons) (Agribusiness) or its equivalent from related disciplines) from any local or foreign universities with a CGPA of at least 3.00 or its equivalence; or
  • A BSc (Hons) (Agribusiness) or its equivalent from related disciplines) with a CGPA of at least 2.75 and working experience of at least 2 years in related field.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1168 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Tuition Fees Per Semester (RM): 4,840

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

  • 2210 - 3820 MYR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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