What will I learn?

Faculty of Education offers specially designed postgraduate programmes leading to the degrees of Master and Doctor of Philosophy in various areas of education to cater for teaching or training professionals who are seeking for in-depth knowledge, acquiring research skills, wishing to broaden their careers and enhancing their professional leadership in the specialised fields of education.

The faculty also offers a full wide range of postgraduate programmes, professional development opportunities, consultancy and support services for teachers, principals and those in social services.

Core courses

Counselling Theories

Group Counselling

Lab and Techniques in Counselling

Counselling Practicum

Elective courses

Career Counselling

Multicultural Counselling

Evaluation in Counselling

Psychology of Personality

Human Development

This course is offered in taught course and mixed mode.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Study options

Full Time (Minimum of 4 semesters (2 years) and a maximum of 8 semesters (4 years))

Tuition fees
Tuition fee: RM 22,750 for the entire course
Start date

Expected February, September 2022


Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Level 1, Block S19,



81310, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have a bachelor degree with good honours from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia or any other institution of higher learning recognised by the Senate; or other qualifications equivalent to a bachelor degree and experience in the related field recognized by the senate. English Language Requirements: IELTS ? Band 6.0; TOEFL ? 550; TOEFL (IBT) ? 79ELS CIEP LEVEL 108 & 109.

For international students

A Bachelor’s Degree with good honors from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia or any other institution of higher learning recognized by the Senate; or

A qualification equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree and experience in the relevant field recognized by the Senate.

Applicant must fulfill one of the options below:

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): The minimum scores of 550 or TOEFL IBT 79

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): The minimum scores of 6.0

ELS Certified Intensive English Programme (CIEP): Completion of ELS Certified Intensive English Programme (CIEP) Level 107 or higher

Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR): The minimum scale of B2


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