Institute of Postgraduate Studies
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
(IPS, UniKL City Campus)

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Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) was formed in 2005 and previously 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.

We deliver quality and affordable postgraduate programmes. Your postgraduate experience at UniKL will be supported and enhanced by the wealth of resources and opportunities that a university of our size can offer. With features of Innovative Teaching and Learning consisting of Teaching Factory, E-Learning Online Assessments, Experiential Learning, Active learning – Problem-Based Learning (PBL), Project-Oriented Problem-Based Learning (POPBL), Cooperative Learning and Blended Learning.  UniKL being a Higher TVET institution we carry a broad range of study of technologies, acquisition of practical skills, attitudes, comprehension and knowledge relevant to a variety of career fields. We’re committed to helping you to develop skills and attributes that will enhance your ability to compete in the job market, to progress your career, and to achieve your full potential within the global community.


The major responsibilities of this division are

  • 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

Focus on Master and PhD programmes

Universiti Kuala Lumpur,
Level 22, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

+603 – 2175 4000 (ext. 4069/5237)

+603 – 2175 4441


Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Level 22, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur


1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

+603 - 2175 4000

+603 - 2175 4001


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