Programme Details

The programme provides students with the knowledge and skills to conduct quality research in various aspects of Information Management. Research methodology and thesis writing courses are also provided to assist students in their research work. At the end of the programme, students are required to produce a thesis on a topic of their choice, related to the fields of Information Management, Library Management, Knowledge Management or Records Management.

Mode and Duration
Full-time: 1.5 years (3 semesters) minimum to 3 years (6 semesters) maximum
Part-time: 1.5 years (3 semesters) minimum to 4 years (8 semesters) maximum

Entry Requirements

A Bachelor’s (Honours) degree in a related field of study from UiTM and other institution of higher learning, local or abroad, recognized by the UiTM Senate with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 OR

A Bachelor’s (Honours) degree in a related field of study from other institution of higher learning, local or abroad, recognized by the UiTM Senate with a minimum of CGPA of 2.50 AND at least 5 years of related working experience OR

Other qualifications equivalent to a Bachelor’s (Honours) degree in any relevant fields and recognized by the UiTM Senate will be considered for admission.

Candidates applying for admission to the Masters program by research are required to submit a research proposal in any of the above areas.

Candidates are also required to attend an interview.

Candidates must have strong English language proficiency according to the requirement of the University.

Programme Fees

Tuition Fee : RM1000 per semester
Library Facilities : RM100 per semester
Computer Facilities : RM100 per semester
Administration : RM100 per semester
Health Services : RM20 per semester
Students Emergency Fund : RM1.50 per semester
Laboratory (if applicable) : RM350 per semester

Other fees

Thesis Examination Fee : RM500
Thesis Re-examination Fee : RM250

Detail fees to be updated

Programme’s Structure
Candidates pursuing the Master programs by research will be supervised by supervisors appointed by the Institute of Graduate Studies (IPSIS). However, candidates are required to pursue pre-requisite courses before undertaking their research, namely: Foundation of Information Management, Research Methodology, Thesis Writing and Presentation Skills.

Further information, please contact:

Further enquiries, please contact:
Programme Coordinator (Research)
Tel: +603-79622122/2138
Fax: +603-79622007
Faculty Website: http://fim.uitm.edu.my
Online admission: http://ipsis.uitm.edu.my