MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE (BY COURSEWORK) | FACULTY OF DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE

MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE (BY COURSEWORK)

INTRODUCTION

Master of Architecture is a 65 credit hours postgraduate programme by coursework. It is a professional degree programme equivalent to the professional qualification of the Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM) Part II. The programme is a continuation of the LAM Part I qualification, which is currently being addressed in the Bachelor of Science in Architecture programme at UPM.

Among the objectives of this programme is to produce architectural graduates who are holistic, competent and highly skilful in the field of architecture which will lead them to career opportunities in design, project management, research, academia and related construction industries. Architectural graduates of the Master of Architecture at UPM will be on the right track to become a registered Professional Architect with the Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM).

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

Candidates with Bachelor Degree Design (Architecture) or the Bachelor of Science in Architecture that is equivalent to the qualification accredited LAM Part 1 or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 from a local or foreign university recognized by the Government of Malaysia and the University Senate. Candidates should also:

  1. Pass the Architectural Design Studio course or equivalent to an average of at least Grade B
  2. Have at least six (6) months of working experience in architecture, and
  3. Passed the entrance interview.

OR

Candidates with CGPA of less than 2.75 shall:

  1. At least pass the Architectural Design Studio course or equivalent,
  2. Have at least one (1) year working experience in architecture, and
  3. Passed the entrance interview.

 

Programs recognized by the Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM) can be reviewed at http://www.lam.gov.my/accreditation/list-of-recognised-programmes

Candidates with qualifications that are not recognized by the Board, may take the examination conducted by the Board. More details are available at http://www.lam.gov.my/index.php/examinations/part-i-and-ii.html

 


APPLICATION OF ADMISSION

The program intake is on First Semester for every year (September). Candidates may  submit online application through this website

http://sgsportal.upm.edu.my/j2ee/portal/guide/sgs.jsp

 

The interview will only be conducted in April/May each year.




Programme Coordinator

Dr. Mohammad Yazah Mat Raschid

Tel : 03 8946 4058
Fax : 03 8946 4004 / 8948 0017

Email : mohdyazah@upm.edu.my

or


Office of Deputy Dean (Research, Innoovation and Postgraduate)
Tel: 03 - 8946 4087
Email: pgfrsb@upm.edu.my / alis@upm.edu.my 

 

Updated:: 14/11/2017 [m_syida]

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