UTAR University Malaysia

About UTAR University Malaysia : Tunku Abdul Rahman University (UTAR) is a non-profit private university in Malaysia. Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman offers 116 programs in fields including Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Agriculture, Arts, Business and Economics, Creative Industries and Design, Engineering and Built Environment, Information and Communication Technology, Life and Physical Sciences, Mathematics and Process Management, Medicine and Health Sciences, and Social Science and Education in its nine faculties, three institutes and three centres located in Sungai Long and the main campus in Kampar, which was awarded the Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (Malaysian Institute of Architects) gold award in the education category in 2013. The employability of its 45,000 over graduates exceeds 97 percent within six months after graduation. UTAR is ranked as one of the top 300 universities in Asia in 2012 and 2013 by QS World University Rankings.

UTAR University Malaysia
UTAR University Malaysia

 

Name in English Official Name in Malay Short Name Type Fundation Year
 University Tunku Abdul Rahman  Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman  UTAR  Private  2002

 

Location of UTAR University in Malaysia: UTAR is Located in Bandar Sungai Long one of the Green and Beautiful places in Kajang, it is about 18 Kilometers from Kuala Lumpure, which is 20 Minutes Drive. The bus Station in front of UTAR has many busses to Kuala Lumpure City Center 

Full Address of UTAR: Jalan Sungai Long,Bandar Sungai Long, Cheras, 43000, Kajang,Selangor

 

Academic Requirement for admission in University Tunku Abdul Rahman ( UTAR )
Foundation 
  •   O-Level with 5 credits
Bachelor 
  •   A-Level with minimum Grad of B (or average %70) and  minimum 2 passes in the relevant courses    
Master 
  •   Bachelor’s Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.75 ( For research mode with a minimum CGPA of 3.00)  and above; or
  •  Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.75 and above in a related field from UTAR; or 
  • any other academic qualifications equivalent as approved by the Senate
PHD 
  •  Master’s Degree of UTAR or equivalent qualification from another  university as approved by Senate and shows evidence of adequate related research or work experience to satisfaction of Senate; 

 

English Language requirement for admission in UTAR University: All international students who are going to apply for UTAR are required to have Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOFEL) or the test administered by the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with the minimum required score below for different levels of study.

 

English Language Requirement for admission in UTAR University
 Type of Program  Minimum Tofel Score Minimum Ielts Score
Foundation
  •  Paper based: 500  
  • computer based: 173 
  • IBT: 61
 5
Bachelor
  •  Paper based: 550  
  • computer based: 213 
  • IBT: 79
5.5 
Master, PHD
  •  Paper based: 580
  • computer based: 237 
  • IBT: 92 
 6.5

 

NOTE: If you do not have above English language qualifications, you can sit for UTAR University Malaysia English placement test when you arrive in Malaysia. If you pass the placement test, you would have met the minimum English requirement and start your study at University UTAR Malaysia. However, if you have NOT passed the UTAR placement test, you will be required to do a compulsory English course at UTAR University Malaysia.

 

Fees of English Language Course in UTAR University
Program Duration Fees (in Ringgit Malaysia )
Public  12 weeks  1908
foundation 4 weeks 636
Undergraduate  4 weeks 1272
Postgraduate 4 weeks 1908

 

Intake Dates For Admission in UTAR University Malaysia
Intake Last date to apply for this intake ( Closing Date )
 January 15 September 
May  1 February 
October  1 July 
Note: Application Received after closing date will be processed for the following intake ( Next Intake ) 

 

Required documents: list of required documents for admission in UTAR and all Malaysian Universities including English language institutes are available in this link.

Accommodation at UTAR University: The Department of Student Affairs (DSA) assists students in obtaining accommodation in the manner as follows:

DSA Accommodation List:  DSA has compiled a list of available accommodation within the vicinity of the campuses, i.e. around Bandar Sungai Long and Kampar, Perak. The accommodation includes single-storey and double-storey houses, flats, apartments and condominiums.
Estate Agents:
DSA provides a list of Estate Agents, who may help you get your choice of accommodation.

 

Programs and cost of study in UTAR: The following tables show the programs and tuition fees for bachelor , master and PHD programs available in UTAR.

 NOTE: Tuition fees in the following tables are for 1 year including registration fees, application fees, student visa, Medical Insurance and EMGS fees.

As we are an official representative of UTAR University, all our services such as Consultation, admission and getting offer letter, Visa application and final registration, booking your room for all students are FREE of charge and we do not charge students any money.

Interested to apply ? if you have any question about UTAR University Malaysia and interesting to apply for this university refer to contact us page and send us your requests, our counselors will reply you as soon as possible and help you to proceed for admission and student visa in University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR ).

 

Foundation Programs in UTAR University Malaysia
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
 Foundation in Arts  1  20000
 Foundation in Science  1  20000

 

Bachelor Programs in UTAR University Malaysia- Sungai Long Campus
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
Faculty of  Arts, Social Sciences and Education   
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Journalism in Chinese Media  3 20000
 Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Hons)  3  20000
Bachelor of Corporate Communication (Hons)  3 20000 
Faculty of Creative Industries and Design 
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Graphic Design and Multimedia  3  20000
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Game Design  3 20000 
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Digital Animation  3 20000 
 Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Broadcasting   3  20000
 Bachelor of Media and Creative Studies (Hons)   3 20000 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Game Development 19500 
Faculty of Accounting, Business and Economics
Bachelor of Accounting (Hons)   4  17500
Bachelor of Economics (Hons) Global Economics   3 20000 
Bachelor of International Business (Hons) 20000 
Bachelor of Building and Property Management (Hons)  3 20000 
Faculty of Information and Communication Technology  
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Software Engineering  3  20000
Faculty of  Engineering and Built Environment 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Quantity Surveying (only Local Students)  4  15200
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Architecture ( only for local students)  3  14500
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering   4 17500 
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Mechanical Engineering  17000
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Materials and Manufacturing Engineering  17000
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Civil Engineering   4  17000
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electronic and Communications Engineering   4  17500
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Biomedical Engineering   4  17500
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Chemical Engineering  17500 
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Mechatronics Engineering  17500 
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electronic (Computer Networking)   4 17500 
 Faculty of Actuarial Science, Mathematics and Process Management
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Applied Mathematics with Computing   3  20000
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Science   3 20000 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Financial Mathematics   3  20000
 Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Physics   3  20000
 Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
 Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (only in the May Intakes)   5 62000 
 Bachelor of Chinese Medicine (Hons) 21500 
 Bachelor of Nursing (Hons)  21500
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)  4 21500 

 

Bachelor Programs In UTAR University Malaysia – Kampar Campus
Programs Duration Fees / Ringgit
In Year Per Year 
Faculty of  Arts, Social Sciences and Education   
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Chinese Studies  19000
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) English Language  3 19000
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) English Education  3  18500
 Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Journalism   3 19500 
 Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Public Relations   3 19500 
Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Advertising   3  20000
Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) Psychology   3 20000 
Faculty of Accounting, Business and Economics
Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) Accounting   3  20000
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons)   3 19500 
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Banking and Finance   3 19500 
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Entrepreneurship   3 19500 
Bachelor of Marketing (Hons)   3 19500 
Bachelor of Economics (Hons) Financial Economics   3 19500 
Bachelor of Finance (Hons)    3 19500 
Faculty of Information and Communication Technology  
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Software Engineering  3  20000
Faculty of Agriculture and Food Science  
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Agricultural Science  3 21000 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Food Science  3 21000 
Faculty of  Engineering and Built Environment 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Construction Management   3 21000 
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electronic Engineering   4 17500 
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Petrochemical Engineering   4 17500 
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Industrial Engineering  4  17500
 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Environmental Engineering   4 17500 
 Faculty of Actuarial Science, Mathematics and Process Management
 Bachelor of Science (Hons)Statistical Computing and Operations Research   3  20000
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Logistics and International Shipping  3 20000 
 Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biotechnology   3  21000
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Chemistry   3 21000 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biochemistry  21000 
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Microbiology 21000 
 Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biomedical Science  3  22500

 

 

Evening & Weekend Classes Bachelors Programs in UTAR University Malaysia
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
 Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons)                                                    
 Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) Accounting    
 Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons)    
 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Chinese Studies    
 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Construction Management                                               
Bachelor of Chinese Medicine (Hons)  5 21500 

 

 Master by Coursework  in UTAR University Malaysia- Sungai Long Campus
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
Faculty of Engineering and Science
 Master of Information Systems  1  36500
 Master of Architecture  23600
 Master of Mathematics – Algebra  1.5   25500
  Master of Mathematics -Combinatorics  1.5  25500 
  Master of Mathematics – Statistics 1.5  25500 
Master of Mathematics – Financial Mathematics                            1.5   25500
 Master of Electrical Engineering  37500 
 Master of  Mechanical Engineering   36500
 Master of Project Management  2 36500 

 

 Master by Coursework  in UTAR University Malaysia – Kampar Campus
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In year  Per Year 
Faculty of Engineering and Green Technology
Master of Engineering (Electronic Systems) 1  36500
Master of Environmental Technology 1 37500 

 

 Master by Research  in UTAR Malaysia – Sungai Long Campus
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In year  Per Year 
 Institute of Chinese Studies
 Master of Arts (Chinese Studies)  13500
Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering and Science 
 Master of Science  2  13700
Master of Engineering Science 2 13700 
Faculty of Creative Industries 
 Master of Arts (Communication)  2  13700
 Faculty of  Medicine and Health Science
 Master of Medical Science  2  13700
Master of Medical Science (Chinese Medicine) 2 13700 

 

 Master by Research  in UTAR Malaysia – Kampar Campus
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In year  Per Year 
Faculty of Engineering and Green Technology
Master of Engineering Science 2  13700
 Faculty of Science
 Master of Science  2  13700
Faculty of Information and Communication Technology 
 Master of Science (Computer Science)  13700
 Faculty of Arts and Social
 Master of Philosophy (Social Science)  13700

 

 Master by Mixed Mode in UTAR Malaysia – Sungai long Campus
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In year  Per Year 
 Institute of Chinese Studies
 Master of Chinese Studies  1.5 12500 
Faculty of Creative Industries 
 Master of Communication  1.5  12500

 

 Master by Mixed Mode  in UTAR Malaysia – Kampar Campus
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In year  Per Year 
 Faculty of Arts and Social
 Master of Psychology (Industrial Organisational Psychology)  1.5 14500 

 

PHD Programs in UTAR University – Sungai long Campus
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
Institute of Chinese Studies
 Doctor of Philosophy (Chinese Studies)  3  12000
Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering and Science
 Doctor of Philosophy (Science)  3  12000
 Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering)  3  12000
Faculty of  Medicine and Health Science
 Doctor of Philosophy (Medical Science)   3  12000
 Doctor of Philosophy (Chinese Medicine)  3  12000

 

PHD Programs in UTAR University – Kampar Campus
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In year  Per Year 
Faculty of Engineering and Green Technology
Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering) 3  12000
Faculty of Science
Doctor of Philosophy (Science) 3  12000
Faculty of Information and Communication Technology
Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Science) 3  12000
Faculty of Arts and Social
Doctor of Philosophy(Social Science) 3 11100