Prospective Students


Universiti Sains Malaysia welcomes those who are interested to be part of the campus citizenry. In line with this, a variety of academic programmes tailored to meet current market needs are on offer. In total, 111 full-time academic programmes and 72 distance learning programmes are offered.

To provide the best options for those interested, the university has currently 26 schools conducting academic programmes and more than 20 centers of excellence specializing in research activities. A variety of facilities are also available to support teaching and learning activities as well as to ensure a comfortable living environment.

The academic program me structure offered at USM is divided into 3 categories, namely :
a) Full-Time Study Programme (First Degree)
b) Distance Learning Programme (First Degree)
c) Postgraduate Programme (Postgraduate Degree)

Graduates who successfully complete their first degree academic programmes at USM are awarded a Bachelors Degree; MD (Medicine/Dentistry) while those who successfully complete a post-graduate academic programme are conferred a Masters degree or a Doctorate based on the level and the relevant specialization.

For further details on admission, please visit the USM Admission Channel website.

For further details on postgraduate degree admissions, please visit the Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) website.