18 months
1670 EUR/year
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The Library Science programme from University Teknologi Mara aims to strengthen the professional knowledge and competencies needed for middle and higher-level positions in various libraries and resources centres in both the public and corporate sectors.


Key facts

Courses offered in this Library Science programme from University Teknologi Mara range from the traditional library management contemporary to the application of related technologies for the provision of information services in the libraries and information centers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Searching & Retrieval
  • Strategic Planning and Human Resource Management  
  • User Needs and User Studies
  • Information System Management in Libraries 
  • Digital Libraries and Multimedia Applications
  • Dissertation Development and Research Methods
  • Measurement and Evaluation in Libraries
  • Seminar: Knowledge Management
  • Business Information Sources and Services

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1670 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 835 EUR per semester during 18 months.

International: 3,940 RM/semester

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 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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