Communication (Research), M.A. | University Utara Malaysia (UUM) | Kuala Kedah, Malaysia
24 months
517 USD/module
323 USD/module
Tuition fee
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Communication (Research) from University Utara Malaysia (UUM) aims to produce graduates who can work independently, are skilled, competent, creative, and innovative, with in-depth knowledge in their related areas of research, and are able to contribute to the body of knowledge in communication management.  


Communication (Research) from University Utara Malaysia (UUM) aims to develop competent and proficient human capitals and generates research, innovative development, and policies.

Students at Communication (Research) from University Utara Malaysia (UUM) will:

  • be authoritative in their fields of expertise centred on the fundamental values of a civil society.
  • be capable of solving problems in the fields of applied science, physical science, humanities, social science and education in the context of management.
  • be capable of making decisions based on scientific principles, and who strive to promote professional excellence in their fields of study.
  • be knowledgeable, capable of analytical thinking and who possess leadership traits, a positive attitude, self-confidence, and ethical values together with the ability to play strategic roles in an era of rapid development within the context of a fast changing world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organizational Communication
  • Developmental Communication
  • Corporate Communication
  • Communication for Social Change
  • Communication for Social Change
  • International Communication
  • Organizational Studies
  • Persuasion
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Human Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor’s degree with Honours from Universiti Utara Malaysia or any other institutions of higher learning recognised by the University Senate with a CGPA of at least 2.75; or
  • a bachelor’s degree from Universiti Utara Malaysia or any other institutions of higher learning recognised by the University Senate with a CGPA of 2.00 to 2.74 and relevant work experience; or
  •  any other equivalent qualifications recognised by the University Senate; and
  •  fulfil the English language requirement as set by the University Senate.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    517 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 517 USD per module during 24 months.
  • National

    323 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 323 USD per module during 24 months.
  • Malaysian - RM1,500/ trimester
  • Non-Malaysian - RM2,400/ trimester
  • Tuition for Malaysian part-time students is RM1,200/ trimester.

Living costs for Kuala Kedah

1690 - 2370 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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