POSTGRADUATE APPLICATION - COURSEWORK

Entry Requirements
Master of Philosophy (Food Studies)
Entry Requirement
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 as recognised by the Malaysian or National government
    OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree not meeting the minimum CGPA of 2.75 but above CGPA of 2.5 recognised by Malaysian or National government can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment
    OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree recognised by Malaysian or National government but not meeting CGPA of 2.5 can be accepted subject to a minimum of ten years of working experience in a relevant field
    AND
  • English Language proficiencies in the following form of measurement: IELTS (6.5) or equivalent is required for candidates whose undergraduate degree was not fully taught in English.
Taylor’s MBA (Master of Business Administration)
Entry Requirement
  • A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a min. CGPA 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian and National Government, with a min. 2 years of work experience.
  • If entry requirements above are not met, CGPA less than 2.50, must have min. 5 years of work experience and other tertiary qualifications, applicants will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Entry to Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) as approved by Ministry of Education (MoE) with min. 2 years of managerial / supervisory experience.
  • Postgraduate Diploma Level 7 in same field recognised by Malaysian Government, with credit transfer.
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government.

English Requirement
You must include supporting evidence of your English proficiency if your first language is not English, or if your undergraduate degree was not taught entirely in the English language medium. Your supporting evidence of your English proficiency can be fulfilled in one of the following form:
  • International English Language Test (IELTS) - overall band 6.5
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - iBT 88
  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) - Band 5
  • Taylor’s English Entrance Test (EET) - overall score 6.5
Conditional offer is considered on case to case basis, subject to interview by the Programme Director/ Deputy Dean/ Dean of Taylor’s Business School.
Masters in Communication
Entry Requirement
  • Masters by Coursework
    • A recognised bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50
  • Masters by Mixed Mode
    • A recognised bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75; or
    • A recognised bachelor’s degree below CGPA of 2.75 but above CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to undertaking a written communication assessment and passing two prerequisite modules – Introduction to Mass Communication and Communication Theory; or
    • A recognised bachelor’s degree below CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 10 years working experience in relevant field
    All other qualifications equivalent to the standard above would require Taylor’s University Senate approval.
English Requirement
You must include supporting evidence of your English language proficiency if your first language is not English, or if your undergraduate degree was not taught entirely in the English language. The supporting evidence can be fulfilled in one of the following forms base on the approved English requirement by Taylor's University Senate.
  • International English Language Test (IELTS)
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET)
  • Taylor’s Intensive English Programme
  • Taylor’s English Entrance Test (EET)
Master in Finance / Master in Management
Master in Finance

Entry Requirement
  • All Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian or National Government with priority given to students with background in quantitative field of study
    OR
  • Postgraduate Diploma Level 7 in same field recognised by Malaysian Government with credit transfer
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
    OR
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as approved by MoHE
Master in Management

Entry Requirement
  • All Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian or National Government
    OR
  • Postgraduate Diploma Level 7 in same field recognised by Malaysian Government, with credit transfer
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
    OR
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as approved by MoHE
Open Entry (RPL) Requirements
  • STPM/Diploma holder or equivalent
  • Aged 30 years and above
  • Acquires relevant work experience in related field and pass the Open University Malaysia placement test
Master in International Hospitality Management
Entry Requirement
  • All Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian or National Government
    OR
  • Postgraduate Diploma Level 7 in same field recognised by Malaysian Government, with credit transfer
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
    OR
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as approved by MoHE

Open Entry (RPL) Requirements
  • STPM/Diploma holder or equivalent
  • Aged 30 years and above
  • Acquires relevant work experience in related field and pass the Open University Malaysia placement test
Master of Teaching and Learning
Entry Requirement
  • All Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian or National Government. Choice of specialisations must be approved by the School
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
Master of Laws
Entry Requirement
  • LLB with Honours or equivalent with CGPA 3.00 or 2.75 (subject to interview) or 2.50 with three (3) years of working experience in related field
    OR
  • Bachelor of Syariah Degree or equivalent with CGPA 3.00 or 2.75 (subject to interview) or 2.50 with three (3) years of working experience in related field
    OR
  • BBachelor’s degree and experience in a related field and pass in Bridging Course for candidates without a Law background
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
    OR
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as approved by MoHE

Open Entry (RPL) Requirements
  • STPM/Diploma holder or equivalent
  • Aged 30 years and above
  • Acquires relevant work experience in related field and pass the Open University Malaysia placement test
Postgraduate Certificate of Laws
Entry Requirement
  • LLB with Honours or equivalent with CGPA 3.00 or 2.75 (subject to interview) or 2.50 with three (3) years of working experience in related field
    OR
  • Bachelor of Syariah Degree or equivalent with CGPA 3.00 or 2.75 (subject to interview) or 2.50 with three (3) years of working experience in related field
    OR
  • Bachelor’s degree and experience in a related field and pass in Bridging Course for candidates without a Law background
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
    OR
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as approved by MoHE

Open Entry (RPL) Requirements
  • STPM/Diploma holder or equivalent
  • Aged 30 years and above
  • Acquires relevant work experience in related field and pass the Open University Malaysia placement test
Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Teaching & Learning
Entry Requirement
  • All Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA 2.50, recognised by the Malaysian or National Government. Choice of specialisations must be approved by the School
    OR
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government


English Language Requirements (For all postgraduate programmes)
Students must include supporting evidence of English proficiency if the first language is not English, or if the undergraduate degree was not taught entirely in the English language. The supporting evidence can be fulfilled in one of the following forms:
  • International English Language Test (IELTS)
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET)
  • Taylor’s Intensive English Programme
  • Taylor’s English Entrance Test (EET)
How to apply
Complete Taylor's Postgraduate Application Form.
 

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For Malaysian Applicants
  • Submit supporting documents
    • Certified true copies of Bachelor degree certificates and transcripts (attached English translation if transcripts are in a foreign language)
    • One (1) certified true copy of identity card (NRIC)
    • Two (2) passport size photographs
    • Curriculum vitae / resume
    • Employer testimonial / Letters of recommendation either from the current/former employer and/or from a faculty member who is able to evaluate the applicant's potential for success in the programme
    • Candidates who completed their degree in a language other than English may be required to submit evidence of English competency
    • Certified true copy of letter of scholarship/sponsorship (if applicable)
  • Payment of non-refundable Application fee of RM250 (payable by cheque, cash or credit card) for assessment. Bank details are stated in the Postgraduate Application Form.
 
For International Applicants
  • Submit supporting documents
    • Three (3) copies of academic certificates and transcripts (CERTIFIED TRUE COPY)
    • Three (3) copies of original passport including BLANK pages (CERTIFIED TRUE COPIES) and ensure passport has a minimum of fifteen (15) months validity
    • Six (6) passport-sized photographs with white background (3.5 cm (W) x 4.5 cm (H))
    • Curriculum vitae / resume
    • Candidates who completed their degree in a language other than English may be required to submit evidence of English competency
    • Employer testimonial / Letters of recommendation either from the current/former employer and/or from a faculty member who is able to evaluate the applicant's potential for success in the programme (if applicable)
    • Certified true copy of letter of scholarship/sponsorship (if applicable)
    • Certified true copy of letter of scholarship/sponsorship (if applicable)
    • Pre-Arrival Health Examination Report (optional)
  • Payment of non-refundable Application fee of RM250/USD88
  • Upon acceptance into the programme, payment of International Student Charge of RM2,625/USD700 (payable by telegraphic transfer or bank draft) will be required for visa processing.  Bank details are stated in the Postgraduate Application Form.

Visa application
Malaysian Immigration Department requires 6 - 8 working weeks to process student visa application. Taylor's International Office will assist international applicants in submitting the necessary application for student visa, upon approval of their application for admission into the Master's programme and issuance of Letter of Acceptance 

Send application package to:
Taylor's Graduate School
Taylor's University, Lakeside Campus
No.1, Jalan Taylor's, 47500 Subang Jaya
Selangor Darul Ehsan, MALAYSIA

Tel : (603) 5629 5000
Fax : (603) 5629 5001
Email :postgraduate@taylors.edu.my