MSc and PhD by Research

At INFORMM, we offer prospective students postgraduate degree programs for MSc and PhD by research. Research at INFORMM is divided into three research clusters. The clusters are: Diagnostic for Infectious Diseases, Diagnostic Platform Development and Biomarkers Discovery/Vaccines and Novel Therapeutics. Students can directly contact INFORMM’s primary investigators to have full information on research projects available. Students can opt to do their studies either full-time or part-time mode. For entry requirements please visit the Institute of Post Graduate Studies website at http://www.ips.usm.my. INFORMM is also planning to launch a mixed-mode MSc program in 2015. Please visit our website for more updates.

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Master of Science (Molecular Medicine) and Doctor of Philosophy
In its drive to achieve academic excellence, INFORMM strives to attract top quality graduates to enrol in its postgraduate programmes. The post graduate programmes at INFORMM are research-based leading to MSc. and PhD in Molecular Medicine.

Research Thrust Areas in Molecular Medicine
For research expertise available, please visit www.informm.usm.my

Admission Requirements
Applicants should possess the following:

MSc

* A BSc (Hons) in a related field with a CGPA of at least 3.0/4; MBBS/MD; DVM; DDM or equivalent degree from a recognised institution.

PhD

* A Master’s or Bachelor’s (First Class Honours or CGPA >3.67/4) degree in a related area.

Language Requirement (International Applicants Only)

* A minimum score of TOEFL 550 (paper-based); or

* A minimum score of TOEFL 213 (computer-based); or

* A minimum score of TOEFL 80 (internet-based); or

* A minimum score of IELTS Band 6; or

* Official language of applicant's country is English; or

* Applicant graduated from an institution of higher learning where English is the language of instruction

Passed Intensive English Programme offered by School of Languages, Literacies and Translation, USM, Level IV with a minimum grade of A-

Duration

MSc

* Full-time: Min 2 semesters / Max 6 semesters

* Part-time: Min 4 semesters / Max 12 semesters

PhD

* Full-time: Min 4 semesters / Max 10 semesters

* Part-time: Min 6 semesters / Max 15 semesters

Master's Degree & Doctor of Philosophy - Research Mode Programmes
Tuition Fee

MALAYSIAN STUDENTS
FULL TIME / SEMESTER PART TIME / SEMESTER
MYR 4,200.00

MYR 3,585.00

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
FULL TIME / SEMESTER PART TIME / SEMESTER
USD1,575.00 USD1,425.00

Contact

Contact Email : director_informm@usm.my