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FACTS ABOUT ISDEV

1. What are the courses offered by ISDEV?

    At the moment, we have three courses offered;

  1. Master of Islamic Development Management (Mixed-Mode)
  2. Master of Islamic Development Management (Research)
  3. Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Development Management (Research)

2. How about the Programme Structure & Graduation Requirement?

   The details are as follow:

MIXED-MODE (FULL TIME)
MASTER OF ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT
Type of Courses Number of Courses Credit (Units) Duration
Compulsory 4 12

Min: 3 semesters (18months)

Max: 6 semesters (36 months)

Dissertation - 28
Total 4 40
RESEARCH (FULL TIME & PART TIME)
MASTER OF ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT
Graduate Seminar Thesis Duration
Full Time Part Time
Research Proposal Presentation Thesis (max 50,000 words)

Min: 12 months

Max: 36 months

Ph.D  IN ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT

i) Research Proposal (max 3,000 words) to be submitted with an application form

ii)  Research Proposal Presentation

Thesis (max 80,000 words)

Min : 24 months

Max: 60 months

Min: 36 months

Max: 90 months

3. What is the language requirements needed to enroll as ISDEV students?

Candidates Requirements
Malaysian A minimum pass in Bahasa Malaysia, Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) level
Foreign

i) To pass LKM100 to satisfy Bahasa Malaysia language requirement

ii) Proficiency in English according to the standards determined by the University

4. When is the intake and when should I register?

Applications for postgraduate studies are open throughout the year with no closing dates but there are still cut-off date for coursework and mixed mode programmes which are as below:

  • 1st Semester (September Intake) - 15 June
  • 2nd Semester (February Intake) - 15 October

It is important to check the cut-off date for the chosen programme. Applications received before the cut-off date will be processed promptly, whereas applications received after the cut-off date will be processed for the next intake.

For research mode programme, application and registration can be anytime throughout the year.

Source: http://www.ips.usm.my/index.php/prospective-students/admission

5. How much is the fee for ISDEV courses?

Malaysian Citizen

Mixed Mode Programme Duration

Registration Fees

(MYR)

Tuition Fees (MYR) Total Fees (MYR)
Full Time Part Time

Min

(sem)

Max

(sem)

Min

(sem)

Max

(sem)

Master of Islamic Development Management 3 6 - - 340.00 260.00 x 40 units 10,740.00
Research Mode Programmes Tuition Fees (MYR) Exam Fees (MYR)
Master of Islamic Development Management 2,900.00 / per sem 2,385.00 / per sem 750.00
Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Development Management 1000.00

International

Mixed Mode Programme Duration

Registration Fees

(MYR)

Personal Bond Tuition Fees (MYR) Total Fees (MYR)
Full Time Part Time

Min

(sem)

Max

(sem)

Min

(sem)

Max

(sem)

Master of Islamic Development Management 3 6 - - 910.00 1,900.00 390.00 x 40 units 18,410.00
Research Mode Programmes Tuition Fees (MYR) Exam Fees (MYR)
Master of Islamic Development Management 4,350.00 / per sem 3,850.00 / per sem 1,000.00
Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Development Management 1,500.00


Source: http://www.ips.usm.my/index.php/fees-structure

6. Where can I get additional information on ISDEV?

For more information you can either log on to our official website, www.isdev.usm.my , blog; http://isdevnews07.blogspot.com or contact us at:

Centre for Islamic Development Management Studies (ISDEV)
Universiti Sains Malaysia,
11800 USM, Pulau Pinang.
T: +604-653 3422 F: +604-653 2124