UPM is offering full time programmes to qualified candidates with STPM holder/equivalent, Matriculation/Foundation, Diploma holder/equivalent qualifications as UPM's Bachelor Degree entry requirement. In the meantime, SPM holder/equivalent qualification will be offered to Diploma programmes and Foundation for Agriculture Sciences.
UPM offers more than 400 field of studies as an effort to transform Malaysia into a higher education excellence hub at the regional and international level. UPM always strives to produce well-balanced students from the aspects of academics and ethics. UPM at this time possesses the highest percentage of academic staff with PhD holders compared to other public institutions in Malaysia.
Community Nutrition Clinical Nutrition Forensic Science Occupational Safety and Health Nutritional Sciences Human Anatomy Chemical Pathology Human Genetics Haematology Immunobiology Immunopharmacology Medical Microbiology Medical Parasitology Molecular Medicine Stem Cell Neuroscience Pharmacology and Toxicology Human Physiology Psychological Medicine Public Health Health Promotion Health Service Management Epidemiology and Biostatistic Environmental Health Molecular Imaging Nursing
a) Academic Requirement
Master Degree Programme
The applicant should possess a BAchelor's Degree (with honours) in relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 ; or An applicant without sufficient academic qualification can be admitted into the programme subject to any other requirement specified by the Faculty. An applicant who is in the final semester of his/her undergraduate study programme may be considered an admission provided his/her current CGPA or equivalent fulfills the graduate programme admission requirements.
Doctoral Degree Programme
An applicant should possess a Master degree (with coursework) in a relevamt field with a minimum grade average of B-;or An applicant should possess a Master degree (with thesis) in a relevant field; or An application for provisioal admission may also be made by student who has submitted his/her Master's thesis for examination.
b) English Language Requirement
A Malaysian candidate must have obtained at least a credit in English at SPM level or have passed English courses conducted at the Diploma or Bachelor's level An International candidate from a country where English is not a medium of instruction must have a minimum score of 550 for TOEFL or band 6 for IELTS
Application is open throughout the year. Our official intake is in February and September.
Universiti Putra Malaysia is pleased to announce that a new scholarship, the Putra Alumni Scholarship Scheme (PASS), is now open for application for the academic year of 2016/2017. This scholarship was created to encourage International UPM Alumni and their children to study at the graduate level in UPM as a form of loyalty scheme.
DURATION OF STUDY
Master Full-time :1-3 years (2-6 semesters) Part-time:2-4 years (4-8 semesters) for local student and by reseach programme only
PhD Full-time:2-5 years (4-10 semesters) Part-time:4-6 years(8-12 semesters) for local student only
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) gives priority to the students essentials and their well-being especially among current students who are studying in UPM. Hence, UPM ensures that it provides an array of technology equipment and facilities in order to guarantee that the students welfare is well taken care of.
In line with that, various programs and non-academic related activities are carried out so as to provide a conducive environment where students can appreciate quality leisure times and subsequently creating balance between academic achievement, soft skills and sustainable living.
Information that can guide you as a UPM current student
Melangkah keluar dari menara gading sebagai graduan cemerlang UPM tidak bermakna jalinan perhubungan anda bersama komuniti di sini terhenti begitu sahaja. Bekas graduan UPM dialu-alukan untuk menyertai Persatuan Alumni UPM, yang mana ditubuhkan khas untuk mengukuhkan ikatan silaturrahim serta jaringan bermanfaat daripada variasi bidang kepakaran. Malah, ramai di antara ahli Alumni UPM telah diangkat sebagai duta di atas sumbangan besar mereka di dalam bidang masing-masing, sehingga meninggalkan impak yang besar kepada masyarakat dan negara - sekaligus mengharumkan nama universiti di persada antarabangsa.
Sejak tahun 1971, penyertaan Alumni UPM telah mencapai lebih 145,000 orang – bukan sahaja dari Malaysia, tetapi dari seantero dunia yang meliputi Australia, Iran, Perancis, Myanmar dan Arab Saudi. Berbekalkan hasrat untuk mengeratkan ukhwah sesama bekas komuniti universiti yang disegani, Alumni UPM sehingga kini telah berjaya berkongsi idea-idea hebat serta menyuarakan pandangan kritis demi pembangunan universiti yang dinamik dalam merealisasikan segala visi dan misinya.
Bagi yang berminat untuk mengetahui maklumat terperinci mengenai Persatuan Alumni UPM, boleh layari Laman Web Rasmi Pusat Alumni dan Persatuan Alumni pada bila-bila masa.
As of February 2013, UPM workforce is made up of 6,555 committed individuals in respective fields. Out of that, over 1,750 staff are academic officers and they include the Adjunct Lectures, Visiting Professors, Special Lecturers and Consultants.
Non-academic staff amount to 888 under the Management and Professional services, and 3,498 under the Support services.