Malay Language, Literature and Linguistics (Research) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia aims to become the research institute of choice dedicated to elevating the Malay language and civilisation through the globalization of the national Malay culture.
ATMA is resolute in becoming a premier research institute, leading innovation in the construction of knowledge about the Malay World and Civilisation aimed at nurturing a civilised society that is dynamic, ethical, knowledgeable and disciplined with a global mindset.
Students at Malay Language, Literature and Linguistics (Research) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia will:
- further research into the study of Malay thought, civilization and technology.
- contribute in a major way towards a Southeast Asian civilization.
- expand academic and intellectual connections in Southeast Asia, Europe, Middle Asia, West Asia and East Asia.
- Methodology and oral literature documentations
- Philology studies
- Oral literature studies
- Modern literature studies
- Malay world manuscripts studies
- Linguistics in the Malay World
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Applications can be made any time throughout the year.
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Languages Literature View 49 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in Malaysia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or
Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL);
International1426 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 713 USD per semester during 12 months.
National634 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 317 USD per semester during 12 months.
- National full time RM 1,335
- National part time RM 1,085
- International RM 3,000
Living costs for Kuala Lumpur
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.