Master of Arts

KPT/JPT (R/310/7/0010) 03/20 - MQA/SWA0119

The Master of Arts by 100 percent research will allow you to undertake substantial independent research on your chosen topic while supported by a minimum of two academic supervisors. You will produce a research thesis of no more than 40,000 words (or equivalent) independent research on a chosen topic while under the supervision of an expert academic. The period of candidature is two (2) years full-time or four (4) years part-time. Student can start their candidature at any time of the year.

How to apply:

Applicants must obtain an 'Invitation to Apply' by submitting an 'Expression of Interest' (EOI) via the steps below:

Step 1 Check your eligibility (review Entry Requirements for Master of Arts & English Language Proficiency)

Step 2 Nominate two supervisors

Graduate research degrees involve the independent investigation of a research problem formulated by students in consultation with their supervisors (minimum two). Potential supervisors can be viewed using this link.

Step 3 Submit your Expression of Interest (EOI)

Candidates applying for research degrees at Monash University Malaysia must complete the EOI form and submit with relevant supporting documents as specified on the form and email it to eswary@monash.edu. Candidates should plan and prepare their application documents, which include a research proposal, prior to submitting them.

Step 4 Next steps

Applicants whose EOI is successful will then receive an 'Invitation to Apply'. This is required before you can progress to the formal application stage. The Invitation to Apply does not guarantee an offer of admission, and will be subject to any conditions stipulated on the Invitation.If unsuccessful, applicants will receive feedback and alternative pathways.