Centre for Postgraduate Studies


2020 Intake Calendar

Application for admission into postgraduate programmes can be made using the Postgraduate Application Form available online at the University's website (www.aimst.edu.my).
Enquiries on postgraduate programmes can be made online using the Enquiry Form.
Each application form must be enclosed with:

  1.  Application Fee (Non-refundable):
    1. RM 100.00 (Malaysian students)
    2. Rm 500.00 (International students)

  2.  Passport-size Photograph
    1.  Malaysian students: 1 copy of passport-size photograph
    2. International students: 8 copies of passport-size photograph
    3. A certified true copy of Identity Card / Passport
    4. Certified true copies of Academic Transcripts
    5. Certified true copies of certificate(s) of English language proficiency
    6. Two letters of references
    7.  Research Proposal (<1000 words) for research mode programmes

All applications should be forwarded to the Student Admissions and Records Division.

For research mode programmes, applications will be screened by the respective Faculty using the Postgraduate Application Screening form.

For research mode programmes, application can be made at anytime of the year. Notification of acceptance/rejection or Offer letter will be given within 2 calendar months from the date of receipt of the completed application form.

For programs involving mixed mode and coursework, notification of acceptance or rejection will be made within 2 weeks after the closing date.


Admission to any University programme, shall be according to the resolution of the Senate and shall be subject to the following:

  1. fulfillment of the stipulated entry requirements;
  2.  payment of specified fees;
  3. registration as a student for a programme by signing and submitting the Students‟ Registration Form during admission to the University; and
  4. registration at the beginning of every academic term/semester for the full duration of the program.


Notwithstanding paragraph (b) of the above sub-section, an applicant who is offered as a candidate for a degree shall be permitted for limited registration as a University student subject to the following conditions:

  1. Registrar is satisfied that the candidate is hindered by unexpected circumstances from reporting himself/herself at the University to sign the Students‟ Register as a basic degree candidate;
  2. the candidate shall report himself/herself at the University to sign the Students‟ Register on the date determined by the Registrar. If this is not done, then his/her registration as a student shall be considered as invalid.


Language Requirements
The medium of instruction for all postgraduate programmes is English. All students are required to meet the level of fluency in English language as per the requirement of the programme.
All international students are required to attend and pass the Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 course.