M.Phil. On Campus

Communication (By Research)

24 months
887 USD/year
710 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Philosophy in Communication (By Research) at Multimedia University is a new post-graduate research programme offered at the Faculty of Applied Communication, Multimedia University. 



This Master of Philosophy in Communication (By Research) at Multimedia University equips the students with advanced theoretical knowledge, and research skills in the various fields of communication (i.e. Corporate Communication, Strategic Communication, Media Studies, Digital Media Literacy, Advertising, Intercultural Communication, Public Relations etc.). Students enjoy a supportive, constructive and engaged supervision process offered by our experienced academics and researchers. 

Programme Structure

  • With full access to specialised resources and excellent research facilities, they get to experience an incredible academic and research journey from attending research-intensive workshops and international conferences, and publishing research articles in international journals to winning research awards. 
  • Thus, this programme prepares a successful researcher, expert and/or next generation practitioners to fulfil the future needs of the profession in the field of communication.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75, as accepted by the University Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be acceptedsubject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in a relevant field; OR
  • Any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the Senate of the University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    887 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 887 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 710 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National: RM 3,000 per year
    • International: RM 3,750 per year

Living costs for Melaka

1786 - 2266 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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