Institute of Postgraduate Studies & Research

How to Apply


Step 1: Referees

Get 2 referees contact details and inform them in advance to prepare an Official Referee Letter in Institution/Company Letter-Head. Referee can be your previous Lecturer or Supervisor, current or previous Employer, Superior or Colleague, at least one from the academic line who had taught you Potential supervisor cannot be the referee;

  They will received an email from the system to fill in the referee feedback and upload the Referee Letter once you submit the application


Step 2: Research Proposal & Proposed supervisors

For By Research Programmes , applicant to discuss with the potential supervisor before submitting online application and to upload the agreed research proposal using with the prescribed  Endorsement of Research Proposal form.

 To find the potential Supervisor please visit our webpage at https://www.utar.edu.my/staffDirSearch.jsp for information on the Academic Staff and their Research Areas)


Step 3:Processing Fee

There will be a Non-refundable processing fee of RM60 (for Malaysian) or USD100 (for International )  please follow the payment steps in the Online application


Step 4:Complete the Online Form

Fill up the application form in English and upload the supporting document File name in English) as per checklist , it is very important that your form is COMPLETE to avoid any delay in your application. Link to the application form here


Additional Documents for Master of Architecture 

Submit the additional supporting documents such as portfolio and log book to psu@utar.edu.my 


Intake and Application Deadlines 
Category Mode of StudyOpening & Closing 
            JANUARY 2023 Intake
InternationalMixed-Mode/ CourseworkClosed 6 November 2022  
International
Research
(those who wish to register between Dec 2022 to Mar 2023)
Closed   23 December 2022
LocalMixed-Mode/ Coursework
Open for Application submission
Closing  on 16 January 2023 (extended)
Local
Research
(those who wish to register between Dec 2022 to Mar 2023)
Open for Application submission
May 2023 Intake
International     Mixed-Mode/ Coursework
Open for Application submission
 Closing 1 April 2023
International
Research
(those who wish to register between April 2023 to Jul 2023
Open for Application submission
Closing 19 May 2023
   Local
Mixed-Mode/ Coursework     
   Open 13 February 2023
Closing on 16 May 2023
    Local
    Research
(those who wish to register between April 2023 to Jul 2023
   Opening on 1 March 2023