- To be the feeder into USM PhD and other doctoral degree programmes.
- To stimulate and encourage graduates of calibre who are in the job market to pursue their education at a higher level then what they possess now.
- To meet the national need of a highly trained manpower to further develop the national economy.
- To increase the enrolment of quality candidates at USM with CGPA of 3.00 and higher, many of whom are already in the job market.
- To increase research and consultancy cooperation between USM and industry.
Qualified graduates, the general public and public sector staff to pursue a full
time research or mixed mode Master Degree at USM.
Fields of Studies
- Science and Technology
- Social Science/Professional Arts:
Priority will be given to research that lead to innovation, economic development, increase in the quality of life guided by related fields in the National Key Economic Areas (NKEA).
Fields in Social Science/Professional Arts
MANAGEMENT & BUSINESS
Strategic/Tourism/ Health Tourism/Eco-tourism/International Business/Marketing/ Operation / Int. Operation/ Supply Chain Management/ Logistic & Transportation/ Hospitality/ International Trading/ Small and Medium Industry/ Entrepreneurship/Int. Entrepreneurship/Insurance / Sports
ECONOMICS & ACCOUNTING
Economics/ Planning & Development/Islamic/International Accounting/ Auditing/ International Accounting/ Actuarial Science
FINANCE & BANKING
International Finance/ Islamic Finance/Islamic Banking/Islamic Wealth Management
Funding: Based Upon MyMaster
Funding by Industry
i. Cost of course delivery (To be paid to the USM School/Centre running the course).
ii. Cost of research.