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Karnival Jom Masuk UM 2014 (Graduate Studies)

KARNIVAL JOM MASUK UM 2014 (GRADUATE STUDIES)
Date: 18 – 19 APRIL 2014 (FRIDAY & SATURDAY)
Venue: DEWAN TUNKU CANSELOR, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA Update: Kompleks Perdana Siswa (KPS), UM

KARNIVAL JOM MASUK UM 2014 (GRADUATE STUDIES)
The top university in the country is organizing Karnival Jom Masuk UM (KJMUM) 2014 to invite applicants to postgraduate programmes offered by University of Malaya (UM) for the 2014/2015 session intake. Held on 18-19 April 2014 at Dewan Tunku Canselor(DTC), UM, the public and campus community will have the chance to familiarize themselves with the Institute of Graduate Studies (IGS) and all the faculties in UM. Scholarship opportunities provided by the university and other participating bodies will also be explained during the carnival.

Positioned at 167th place in the 2013 QS World University Rankings, UM offers as many as 151 postgraduate degree programmes conducted by 20 faculties, academies, institutes and centres. The two-day carnival which will be from 9.00 am until 5.30 pm includes scheduled briefing sessions by each faculty, education exhibition and consultation at the respective faculty booths.

University of Malaya offers Masters degree programmes with a minimum duration of 2 to 3 semesters and maximum duration of 8 semesters. Doctoral programmes can be completed within 4 to 12 semesters. To date, UM has 11,748 postgradute candidates including 2,740 international candidates from more than 80 countries who are pursuing studies in various fields. By 2020, the total enrolment is expected to reach 20,000 students with postgraduate to undergraduate ratio being 2:1 and this carnival will act as a catalyst to realise that figure.

Those who are really interested may apply for admission on the spot and will be given 50% discount on the processing fees. Thus, applicants who are ready to apply are required to bring all necessary documents which include MyKad (for Malaysians)/passport (for international), a passport sized photograph, Masters and/or Bachelors degree certificate(s), academic transcripts, proof of relevant working experience and publications as well as research proposals (for research candidates only).

For further enquiries, kindly contact Ms. Noor Hafiza Halim at 03-7967 7826/ 4623/ 4528/4404/4407 or email hafizahalim@um.edu.my.