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).
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:
Candidates with CGPA of less than 2.75 shall:
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
The interview will only be conducted in April/May each year.
Dr. Mohammad Yazah Mat Raschid
Tel : 03 8946 4058
Fax : 03 8946 4004 / 8948 0017
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Updated:: 14/11/2017 [m_syida]