UNITAR International University Programme Details

Master of Education (Educational Leadership & Management)
MOHE/MQA
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Master of Education (Educational Leadership & Management) helps students gain a strong foundation in education theory and research, culminating in a project paper at the end of the course. The course structure is ideal for those who want to develop specialized knowledge and skills in educational leadership, research and other areas related to education management.
Requirements
Course Structure
Career Prospects
Programme Entry Requirements
You must meet the following requirements in order to be considered for entry to the UNITAR Master's Programme:
  • Bachelor's Degree Education (Hons) / Bachelor’s Degree (Hons) in Education with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 from an institution recognized by the Malaysian government or professional bodies;  OR
  • Bachelor's Degree (Hons) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 AND Diploma in Education / Certificate in Education/ Diploma in Teaching from an institution recognized by the Malaysian government or professional bodies; OR
  • Bachelor's Degree (Hons) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 AND Diploma in Education / Certificate in Education/ Diploma in Teaching from an institution recognized by the Malaysian government or professional bodies AND must have 1 year working experience in the related field; OR
  • A Bachelor's Degree (Hons) with CGPA less than 2.50, can be accepted subject to five (5) year working experience in the related field; OR
  • Applicants into the Master’s program (level 7, MQF) through APEL, must be a Malaysian citizen aged more than 30 years of age in the year of application with relevant work experience/ prior experiential learning and passed APEL assessment.
Course Structure

Study Mode & Duration

  • 4 Semesters / 1 + 1/2 Year

Year 1

  • Foundations of Education
  • Psychology of Learning and Instruction
  • Technology in Education
  • Quantitative Research Methods in Education
  • Subject Curriculum and Instruction (Science-based subjects) OR
  • Subjects Curriculum and Instruction (Social Sciences-based subjects)
  • Assessment in Education
  • Management of School Discipline
  • Educational Leadership and Management
  • Curricular and Instructional Leadership
  • School Effectiveness and Improvement
  • School Financial Management and Control
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Education

Year 2

  • Education and the Law
  • Project Paper
Career Prospects
LOCAL STUDENTS

The English Language Entry Requirement for Malaysian students at UNITAR International University are as follows:

For PhD Programmes:

  • A minimum of credit in English SPM level; or
  • Pass a Master Degree from an institution which applies English as the medium of instruction recognised by the Malaysian Government, or
  • Pass an internal assessment set by the University, with a minimum score of C

For M.Ed TESL:

  • A minimum of credit in English at SPM level, or,
  • A minimum score of Band 3 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET), or,
  • Pass an internal assessment set by the University, with a minimum score of C

Note:

Internal Assessment : An oral test in the form of interview which will be conducted by a panel of interviewers consisting of two members from each Faculty and a representative from English Language department or any other related department

Fee Details
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UNITAR Main Campus
3-01A Level 2, Tierra Crest,
Jalan SS6/3, Kelana Jaya,
47301, Petaling Jaya.
Selangor Darul Ehsan. Malaysia.