Institute of Postgraduate Studies & Research

How to Apply

Important : 
For Postgraduate Programme by Research 
Applicant to discuss with the potential supervisor before submitting the agreed research proposal and application form.
The proposed supervisor is required to endorse the agreed research proposal, by signing on every page of the Research Proposal and to complete the prescribed FM-IPSR-PSU-036: Endorsement of Research Proposal form. To find the potential Supervisor Please visit our webpage at for information on the Academic Staff and their Research Areas)

Download the Form

Download the application form here

Complete the Form

Fill up the application form and prepare  the supporting document as per checklist pg 8 -9


 Get 2 referees to complete your referee forms

Proposed supervisor

For By Research Programmes get your Proposed Supervisor to complete the Endorsement of Research Proposal Form and sign on each page of your Research Proposal  

Processing Fee

Non-refundable processing fee of RM60 (for Malaysian) or RM300/USD100 (for International ) in Money/Postal Order/Bank Draft/Banker’s Cheque made payable to “Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman”. Payment by cash or Public Bank cards can be made at Division of Finance counter in any UTAR campus


Submit the completed application form, the non-refundable processing fee and all supporting documents as per stated in the form  via email 

Application with supporting documents (scan in colour) to be email to :