12 months
1757 USD/year
1280 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At History Education from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia you will be able to work closely with our highly accomplished award winning faculty members whose devotion to quality teaching, learning and research ensure an effective and meaningful learning experience.


At History Education from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia you will have access to the postgraduate study room, computer laboratories and active learning spaces designed based on 21st century pedagogy, which would encourage a more student-centred learning environment. You will be able to develop meaningful connections with other students who are highly engaged, attuned to local and global educational issues and possess the capability to be critical thinkers, problem solvers and creative individuals who will move our education forward into the future.

Students at History Education from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia will:

  • Work closely with faculty members who supervise independent research.
  • Be able to intergrate new information with existing knowledge and skills.
  • Take advantage of increased networking, career development, and learning opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Academic Writing 
  • Research Methodology 
  • Educational Issues in Malaysia
  • History Education in Malaysia
  • The Theory and Philosophy in History
  • Research and Development in History Education
  • Measurement and Evaluation in History Education
  • Pedagogy and Thinking Skills in Teaching of History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Deadline for intake for Coursework and mixed mode are above.
  • Application for research mode can be made any time throughout the year.


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University Kebangsaan Malaysia and/or in Malaysia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Education with Honors from UKM or Bachelor of Education with Honors from other institutions of higher learning recognized by the Senate,

    • Bachelor's Degree with Honors from UKM or Bachelor's Degree with Honors from any institution of higher learning recognized by the Senate,
    • Other qualifications that are equivalent to the qualification as stated in (a) or (b) recognized by the Senate,
    • An international is required to fulfil minimum score of TOEFL IBT (Internet Based) 79 or IELTS band 6.5.  

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1757 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1757 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    1280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1280 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


  • Research & Mixed - FT: RM 5,370, PT: 7,725
  • Coursework - FT: RM 6,690, PT: RM 6,525

International full time:

  • Research & Mixed - RM7,375
  • Coursework - RM6,390

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.


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.

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