Education (Research)

Universiti Teknologi Mara

36 months
991 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The master of Education (Research) programme offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara is offered to fulfil the need for experts in specific educational fields. Additionally, it is offered to provide opportunities for those interested to embark on serious research in their chosen area of education. It allows the participants to pursue an in depth study in the research area specified.



The master of Education (Research) programme offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara  is carried out by research and is offered both on a full time and part time basis.

They could also find positions in education research and development, suitable with their area of expertise.

Programme Structure

 The graduates are expected to have good career prospects relevant to their area of expertise in public and private higher learning institutions. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 Applications for postgraduate studies are open throughtout the year with no closing dates but, there are still cut-off date which are as below:                                             

September Intake - 30 May (Current year)

March Intake - 30 November (Previous year)            




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

  • The M.Ed Educational Management & Leadership programme is open to candidates who fulfil the following requirements.
  • Ed (Hons) with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 from a recognized university or;
  • Ed(Hons) from a recognized university with at least a year of teaching experience or;
  • Sc (Hons) or B.A (Hons) from a recognized university with at least a year of teaching experience or;
  • Any other professional qualification equivalent to a bachelor’s degree with honours with at least a year of teaching experienced AND
  • Passing the interview conducted by the faculty
  • (Preference will be given to candidates who have extensive involvement in research and publication in education)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    991 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2973 USD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.

National Tuition Fees Per Semester (RM): 1148

International Tuition Fees Per total (RM): 12,930


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Education (Research)
Universiti Teknologi Mara