Institute of Postgraduate Studies




Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) was formed in 2005 and privously known as Institute of Research and Postgraduate Studies (IRPS) and Centre for Research and Postgraduate Studies (CRPS). Its functioning mainly to manage all aspects of postgraduate studies at UniKL, and in liaison with institutes, the admission, monitoring and also evaluation of theses and examinations. IPS will be responsible to coordinate, organize and ensure uniformity in the implementation of various postgraduate courses and programmes. In addition, IPS will also be involved in obtaining accreditation (in liaison with CQA) of the postgraduate programmes and the marketing activities involved to promote the programmes.


The major responsibilities of this division are as listed below:

• MQA accreditation (in liaison with CQA)
• Admissions (local and international)
• Secretariat for Graduate Assistantship scheme
• Certification of entry qualifications
• Progress monitoring
• Theses submissions
• Examinations – coursework and viva voce
• Appointments of internal and external examiners
• Student affairs
• Secretariat for UniKL Postgraduate committee
• Local and foreign universities collaborations;
  • - Postgraduate split programmes
  • - Co-supervision arrangements


Financial Assistance
The Terms & Conditions in the Graduate Assistantship (GA) Scheme

Application Guideline
Please complete the following forms and submit to the Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS).
  1. Application Guidelines
  2. Guideline to writing a research proposal
  3. Application Form
  4. Referee Report Form
  5. International student noc form
  6. International student noc countries

Programmes Offered

List of Postgraduate Programmes Offered
*Programme contents are subject to change.
*All information is correct at the time of printing. However, the University reserves the right to change any information without prior notice.

Training Division
The main goal of the programmes is to train graduates to be global enterprising researchers who are knowledgeable, skilled and enterprise-oriented. The Masters' and PhD programmers are based on full / part time research study and will cover a wide range of technology specializing in engineering technology. 






Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmad Naim Ahmad Yahaya


Contact Us

For further information please contact

Institutes of Postgraduate Studies (IPS)
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Level 22, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

Tel : +603 – 2175 4000 Ext: 4097/4108/4283/5127/5237/5074
Fax : +603 – 2175 4441

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