KUCHING: Postgraduate students choose Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) for its comprehensive range of coursework and research degrees, expert faculty as well as its competitive and affordable fees.
Unimas is one of only three public universities in East Malaysia, and Sarawak offers huge opportunities for field-based studies amongst its varied ethnic community and abundant flora and fauna. Since its establishment in 2003, the Centre for Graduate Studies (CGS) has held the distinction of being contemporary and forward-looking in its approach to provide the best possible access to education and training for Unimas students.
In choosing a university to pursue a postgraduate programme, one has to weigh out many options: adequate facilities, state-of-the-art laboratories and equipment, a modern library, computing facilities and experienced faculty that can contribute and promote the creation of a conducive research culture and learning experience.
In building the foundation for credibility and excellence of our graduate programmes, we have given our fullest attention to these critical criteria.
We take pride in our high-calibre staff and skilled researchers, our modern research facilities and campus-wide computer networking and services and our high level of commitment to research in a broad coverage of areas. Unimas offers the rare prospect of focusing on quality and assertively seeking for a culture of excellence.
Graduate teaching and research have always occupied the highest profile in all its endeavors and achievements. The graduate programmes and research are constantly reviewed and monitored to maintain a learning environment of the highest quality.
The course lineup also emphasises on areas of environmental and social relevance to the community of East Malaysia.
Most programmes are research-based, but there also several coursework degrees.
The major research programmes are biotechnology, IT, engineering, economics and business.
Postgraduate Degrees by Research
(Doctor of Philosophy and Masters)
Fields of study:
l Applied and Creative Arts
l Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation
l Cognitive Sciences and Human Development
l Computer Science and IT
l East Asian Studies
l Economics and Business
l Health and Community Medicine
l Language Studies
l Medicine and Health Science
l Resource Science and Technology
l Social Sciences
l Social Informatics and Technological Innovations
l Design and Innovation
Postgraduate Degrees by Coursework
l Corporate Master of Business Administration (CMBA)
l Master of Advanced Information Technology (MAIT)
l Master of Environmental Management (Development Planning)
l Master of Environmental Science (Land Use & Water Resource Management)
l Master of Science in Human Resource Development (HRD)
l Master of Public Health (MPH)
l Master of Engineering (Civil)
l Master of Science (Learning Sciences)