The Geography programme structure from University Sains Malaysia is flexible and it allows students to acquire the opportunities of enhancing certain field of studies by doing research topics based on their interest, ability and educational experience.
Candidates who join this programme have the option of choosing part-time or full-time status to suit their personal and work schedule.
Research Thrust Areas:
- Human Geography
- Urban and Metropolitan Geography
- Economic and Development Geography
- Industrial Geography
- Population Geography
- Regional Development Planning
- Geography of Services
- Agricultural Geography
- Resource Management
- Geography of ASEAN and Asia-Pacific
- Geographical Information System
- Remote Sensing
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesGeography Hydrology & Water Management Geographical Information Systems (GIS) View 7 other Masters in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) in Malaysia
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree in related area
CGPA of at least 2.75 / 4.00; or
CGPA between 2.50 - 2.74 with the following additional conditions: or
- Research experience for at least one year; or
- Work experience in related field for at least one year; or
- At least one (1) academic publication in the relevant field; or
- Grade B for major / elective courses; or
- Grade B+ for final year project
CGPA between 2.00 - 2.49 (Bachelor's Degree with Honours) with the following additional conditions: or
Research experience for at least five (5) years; orWork experience in related field for at least five (5) years; ANDAt least one (1) academic publication in the relevant field; orGrade B for major / elective courses; orGrade B+ for final year project
International2176 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1088 USD per semester during 12 months.
National1372 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 686 USD per semester during 12 months.
Full time local: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2,900.00 MYR
Local: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2,385.00 MYR
International: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 963.00 USD
Living costs for George Town
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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