Institute of Postgraduate Studies & Research

Master in Data Management and Analytics

(N/481/7/0826)09/26(MQA/PSA 14979)

Offer by Faculty of Information and Communication Technology, Kampar Campus

Malaysia is one of the few countries with a structured Big Data Analytics (BDA) roadmap to untap the value of big data. Graduate Diploma of Data Management and Analytics provides students with the specialist knowledge required to formulate solutions to complex data problems across a range of business settings – turning raw data sets into meaningful information to better guide business decisions Data management and analytics helps organizations harness their data and use it to identify new opportunities. That, in turn, leads to smarter business moves, more efficient operations, higher profits and happier customers. Data analytics initiatives can help businesses increase revenues, improve operational efficiency, optimize marketing campaigns and customer service efforts, respond more quickly to emerging market trends and gain a competitive edge over rivals -- all with the ultimate goal of boosting business performance.

Intake: January, May & September

Duration: Full Time : Min 1 years - Max 4 years

Indicative Fees: Local: RM 18,700.00 International : RM 27,800.00

Academic Requirement

(1) A Bachelor’s Degree in the field or related fields with CGPA of 2.75 and above or equivalent as approved by the Senate; or

(2) A Bachelor’s Degree in the field or related fields with CGPA of 2.50 and above but less than CGPA of 2.75, or equivalent as approved by the Senate subject to rigorous internal assessment.

(2) A Bachelor’s Degree in the field or related fields with CGPA of 2.00 and above but less than CGPA of 2.50, and show evidence of at least five (5) years of relevant working  experience can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; or 

(4) Candidates without a Bachelor’s degree in the related fields or relevant working experience must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by UTAR and meet the minimum CGPA set out in (1) to (2).

Language Requirement

  • IELTS  Academic : 6.0
  • TOEFL iBT Score : 60 -78
  • Cambridge English Qualification and Tests : 169 - 175 
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) :  59 - 62
  • MUET Band 4

Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Business Intelligence Analyst, Big Data Software Developer, Data Analytic Manger, Data Analytic Consultant, Operation Research Analyst , Marketing and Logistic Consultant .

Total Credit :41
  • Data Management for Data Analytics
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Data Visualization Techniques
  • Business Intelligence Information Systems
  • Programming for Data Analytics
  • Big Data Technology
  • Research Methods
  • Electives 
  • Project 1 
  • Project 2
    Electives (Choose 3)
  • Internet of Things 
  • Advanced Cloud Computing 
  • Text Mining and Social Media Analytics 
  • Practical Deep Learning Time Series and Decision Analysis 
  • Industry Case Study for Big Data 
  • Statistics for Decision Making 
  • E-Commerce 
  • Customer Relationship Management 
  • Web Technology for Information Systems and Analytics


Submit the completed application form, the non-refundable processing fee with all supporting documents to IPSR Office