Taylor’s University

Introduction

Taylor’s University is a member of the Taylor’s Education Group, which also comprises Taylor’s College, Garden International School, Australian International School Malaysia, Sri Garden International School, Nexus International School, Putrajaya and Nexus International School Singapore. Since its inception in 1969, Taylor’s has become one of Malaysia’s most successful and reputable private higher education institutions.

Taylor’s University offers a myriad of courses in tertiary education, from foundation and diploma, to degree, post-graduate and professional programmes.


Why Postgraduate Studies @ Taylor’s:

  • Taylors offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment which allows individuals to obtain a prestigious Master programme without formal education to advance to the next level in individual’s career.
  • Learn from industry experts and reputable academicians from Taylor’s University and visiting academicians from partner universities, as well as top-notch industry professionals.
  • An industry-relevant curriculum that provides a strong theoretical foundation while enhancing your skills in adapting and applying the knowledge.
  • The Taylor’s Distinguished Speaker Series allows you to obtain valuable insights from a wide range of influential speakers and industry professionals.
  • Comprehensive professional development programme designed to provide the flexibility of working while studying.
  • Networking opportunities for building and enhancing your business relationships.
  • Professional Development Portfolio guidance, mentorship and consultation.
  • Comprehensive learning materials and online support.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Master

Master in Finance (by Coursework)

Campus Full time Part time 15 - 18  February 2017 Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

Gain a competitive edge through in-depth training and applied knowledge. With MFin, you’ll gain comprehensive training and highly [+]

With Master in Finance, you’ll gain comprehensive training and highly marketable skills towards a privileged position in the finance industry. The course provides a solid understanding of financial management principles and their application to corporate financial policy, as well as financial markets. Master in Finance also focuses on equipping you with the appropriate skills for analysing and interpreting developments in financial practice. The programme aims to enhance graduate capabilities through: Extensive applications of finance theory Detailed knowledge of the operations and activities of financial markets A practical and career-oriented programme Enhanced knowledge of financial management principles and application to corporate financial policy A thorough understanding of financial markets An applied knowledge of various specialised aspects of the finance industry The Master in Finance will normally be completed in 18 months of part-time study or the maximum time permitted for completion is 5 years. Our Master in Finance is designed to provide students with the flexibility of working full-time and the ability to complete a postgraduate qualification without disrupting their current employment. Who should apply? Open to those interested to pursue a career in the finance industry and who have studied finance in an undergraduate degree. Graduates of the Master in Finance will have the capabilities to work in professional practice by applying the skilled and specialised financial knowledge as mentioned in the aim of the programme. [-]

Master in International Hospitality Management (by Coursework)

Campus Full time 1.5  February 2017 Malaysia Subang Jaya

The Master in International Hospitality Management is a master's degree that specialises in the field of hospitality management. It offers a strong balance between theoretical knowledge and [+]

Dual recognition and certification by The Master in International Hospitality Management is a master's degree that specialises in the field of hospitality management. It offers a strong balance between theoretical knowledge and professional exposure through course work, research and internship. Offered in collaboration with the University of Toulouse, France, this 12-month inter-disciplinary Master's programme is the first and only French postgraduate degree in hospitality in Asia-Pacific. An academically-rigorous programme with a strong industry orientation, it will equip you with sophisticated, cutting edge management tools and techniques to deal with challenges in the dynamic hospitality and tourism industry. The programme adopts a global approach in its teaching materials supplemented by local case studies, which ensures that students attain a deeper understanding of international affairs. Graduates will possess a global mindset and professional competitive advantage, as well as be highly sought after as leaders of service-related organisations. Programme Delivery Suitable for both full-time and part-time studies Block lecturers by top professors supported by weekly lectures Classes/seminar will be conducted on: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 6pm - 9.30pm Every subject includes 2 days of block lectures conducted either on weekdays or weekends. Graduate Seminars Students will be exposed to emerging trends and issues affecting the hospitality industry through a host of graduate seminars by academics from various institutions and industry professionals. Click here for more information. [-]

Master in Management (by Coursework)

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 18  February 2017 Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

The Master in Management programme will give you a solid knowledge foundation in business and economics and specialist training in organisational management. The programme is designed to produce successful [+]

Master in Management (by Coursework) The Master in Management programme will give you a solid knowledge foundation in business and economics and specialist training in organisational management. The programme is designed to produce successful managers, and you’ll be trained in key areas such as managing innovation and change, motivating and leading people, developing strategies for national and global markets, and developing customer-oriented organizations. It is an ideal training course for those seeking a career in management or whose current industry role requires an enhanced managerial and leadership capabilities. The programme aims to enhance graduate capabilities through: Strategic and critical thinking approach to developing solutions. Comprehensive knowledge in core areas of management. Critical evaluation of evidence to support propositions. Application of competent management theories, principles and data. Enhanced ability to synthesis ideas, theories and data. Ethical work practices through sound corporate governance processes. Proficiency in conducting research and assessing information The Master in Management will normally be completed in 1 year of full-time study or 1.5 years of part-time study and the maximum time permitted for completion is 5 years. Our Master in Management is designed to provide students with the flexibility of working full-time and the ability to complete a postgraduate qualification without disrupting their current employment. Who should apply? The Master in Management is ideal for students holding undergraduate degrees in areas outside of commerce whose goal may be to assume a managerial position in their particular field of expertise. [-]

Master of Architecture

Campus Full time Malaysia

Architectural education is more than just building structures. It is also about the cultivation of appreciation and creation of architectural space, the natural as well as the built environment [+]

The programme is equivalent to Part 2 of the Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) Professional Examination, and is a full-time professional Master’s programme that centres on the advanced study of architecture. It takes on an integrated approach to learning architecture and adopts the teaching philosophy of ‘design as research’. It aims to develop well-rounded architectural graduates, leading to the development and application of appropriate solutions to encounter demands of the globalised and cross-cultural environments. Students undertake a range of specialist and research-based studio projects supported by knowledge and application of technology and environment, cultural context, research, and professional practice to forge the position of ‘sustaining humanity’. Utilising a design as research teaching pedagogy, the design studio forms the intersection of interests across three broad domains of inquiry, i.e. urbanity, community, and technology. Entry Requirements: Bachelor of Science or Arts in Architectural Studies / (Architecture) Min. CGPA 2.67 with Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) Part 1 recognition Other Qualifications Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis Pre-requisite: SPM / O Level, min. 5 credits in English and Mathematics with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History in SPM For students without a LAM Part 1 recognised degree, students must obtain LAM Part 1 recognition before being conferred the Master of Architecture award Min. six (6) months practical experience after graduating from the first stage of architectural education at a registered architect’s office, approved architectural related organization or practice within the building industry. As evidence, students are to provide a reference letter from the company that clearly indicates the duration of work experience, supported by a company profile, and portfolio of their practical experience Design Portfolio Assessment Personal Statement Interview English Requirements: Malaysians who have completed undergraduate studies in the English medium will be exempted from the English language requirement International students must achieve at least 6.5 in IELTS [-]

Master of Communication

Campus Full time 1.5 - 5  Malaysia

This programme explores the nature and functions of communication with a focus on the knowledge and skills required to excel in the fields of communication and media in today’s society. It includes [+]

Master of Communication

This programme explores the nature and functions of communication with a focus on the knowledge and skills required to excel in the fields of communication and media in today’s society. It includes practical input from industry professionals and in-depth analysis of case studies and key issues in the constantly changing media landscape. Students will discover, discuss and examine how communication and the media environment affect our economic growth, political scene, law and policy trends, and cultural and social systems.

Graduates of this programme will have the competencies necessary to tackle contemporary communication issues and enjoy a competitive advantage in the workplace.... [-]


Master of Philosophy (Food Studies)

Campus Full time Part time 18 - 30  February 2017 Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

The Master of Philosophy (Food Studies) aims to groom graduates into highly qualified professionals who are experts in the field of Food Studies. [+]

Dual recognition and certification by The Master of Philosophy (Food Studies) aims to groom graduates into highly qualified professionals who are experts in the field of Food Studies. To achieve this, Taylor’s University and University Toulouse Jean Jaurès (UT2J) have designed a comprehensive curriculum which encompasses research skills, anthropology and sociology of food, understanding of the different food cultures, food trends and business outlook, socio-political issues on food nutrition and public health and much more. Programme Advantage The only Malaysian university with a ‘Chair of Food Studies: Food, Cultures and Health’ – Prof. Dr. Jean Pierre Poulain. He maintains an emphasis in food studies, contributes to academic programmes and provides advice to students and faculty members. A French socio-anthropologist, Prof. Dr. Poulain has a long and successful career in the field of food studies and hospitality education in both academic and international life. He has published numerous books, book chapters and articles, as well as actively delivered keynote and conference presentations around the world on topics such as food sociology, food heritage and tourism practices. The only Food Studies programme to offer Global Field Research Programme (GRP) which provides the opportunity for conducting fieldwork abroad. Students have the exciting opportunity to conduct research work for their thesis abroad if it is focused on a food-related topic specific to a particular country for 3 – 6 months. Choose from an international network of partner universities for research in countries such as France, Spain, Italy, Hong Kong and Japan. This will provide students with a more comprehensive research experience as they interact with a different culture, form different perspectives of global issues and engage actively with the global community. An internationalised curriculum. The Global Immersion Programme in Food & Culture (GIF) is embedded within the World Food Cultures module, which requires students to spend two weeks traveling through Switzerland and France. Students will be visiting major players in the food industry and attending seminars led by several Michelin chefs, all to gain a holistic understanding of the food culture in France and Europe. Through the School’s internationalised curriculum, students are challenged to engage in critical exploration of global interconnections and interdependence, as well as understand different cultural contexts and world views. Specialised facilities for research support. These include the R&D Kitchen, experimental restaurant and sensory analysis lab. R&D Kitchen: Equipped with kitchen appliances and food product testing instruments, students get to immerse themselves in culinary creativity, hands-on food science experiments and live and contextual consumption experience. Experimental Restaurant: This restaurant serves as an observatory, where experiments related to areas such as food preferences, presentation, behaviour, design, taste and much more are carried out on guests with their consent for research purposes. Recording of meal services are also possible, providing valuable qualitative and quantitative information during these experiments. Sensory Analysis Lab: Here, food products are analysed for their taste, smell, appearance and colour, among others. It has the necessary equipment for studenst to engage in evaluating perception of a new product, examining changing ingredients and researching potential products. Possible financial support on research projects. The Centre for Research and Innovation in Tourism, Hospitality and Food Studies (CRiT) aims to promote research, consultancy, training, education and public-private partnership initiatives in the areas of tourism, hospitality and food studies. As the Food Studies programme is supported by CRiT, there will be possibility for financial support for students’ research projects. Dual master’s degree recognition by Taylor’s University and University of Toulouse, Jean Jaurès. Students get the opportunity to learn from two of the best food studies graduate programmes in Asia and Europe and earn a dual master’s degree upon completion of the programme. [-]

Master of Teaching and Learning (by Coursework)

Campus January 2017 Malaysia Subang Jaya

Master of Teaching and Learning (MTL) from Taylor's University is the first of its kind in Malaysia. It is the first programme that is pitched at the masters level that is triangulated by three domains of [+]

Master of Teaching and Learning (by Coursework)

Master of Teaching and Learning (MTL) from Taylor's University is the first of its kind in Malaysia. It is the first programme that is pitched at the masters level that is triangulated by three domains of knowledge: core pedagogical knowledge, learning area studies and reflective practice courses. This three dimensional experience is designed to expose students to fundamental theories in teaching and learning and at the same time expose students to the classroom practice so that they get to participate, reflect and interrogate theories with on-site professional development. 

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Master of Science in Engineering (by Research)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4  Open Enrolment Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

The Master of Science (Engineering) is a research based programme. It prepares students to advance their careers in the industry, research and development and teaching, as well as pursue a PhD. Graduates of this programmes will be skilled at conducting independent research. [+]

Program Description The Master of Science (Engineering) is a research based programme. It prepares students to advance their careers in the industry, research and development and teaching, as well as pursue a PhD. Graduates of this programme will be skilled at conducting independent research. Programme Objective The objective of this programme is in line with the Malaysian government's aim to spur industrial research and development activities. Through the programme, students will be able to demonstrate their ability, under supervision, to apply relevant research techniques to their chosen field of study. Specifically, they will learn how to: Identify and craft the research question Use appropriate research methods to address the research question Master their chosen research methodology Prepare and present research findings in a format that is appropriate to their academic discipline Turn their research into a high quality master’s thesis Key Research Areas Aerodynamics Aeronautics Airplane and Missile Design Artificial Intelligence Biotechnology Computational Fluid Mechanics (CFD) COMSOL Multiphysics Modelling Drying Technology Engineering Education Enzyme Kinetics Flow Visualisation Food Processing Heat Transfer High Speed Flow Mixing Panel Method Separation Technology Shadowgraph Technique in Natural Convection Smart, Safe and Security Sonication and Esterification Study Stability and Control of Airplane and Missiles Turbulence Modelling Vibration Very-Large-Scale Integration (VLSI) Entry Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Science or Technology with minimum CGPA 2.75 OR A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Science or Technology with CGPA between 2.50 to 2.75, candidates will be subject to rigorous internal assessment OR Any other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Government or accepted by the Taylor’s University Senate AND Any of condition of the above would require student’s research proposal to be approved by School Postgraduate Committee E English Requirements: You must include supporting evidence of your English language proficiency if your first language is not English, or if your undergraduate degree was not taught entirely in the English language. The supporting evidence can be fulfilled in one of the following forms base on the approved English requirement by Taylor's University Senate. International English Language Test (IELTS) Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Taylor’s Intensive English Programme Taylor’s English Entrance Test (EET) [-]

Master of Science in Tourism (by Research)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4  Open Enrolment Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

The Master of Science (Tourism) is a research-based programme. It prepares students nationally and internationally to advance their careers in teaching and research in higher education institutions, secure employment in specialist areas in the private and public sectors, and pursue their PhD degrees. Graduates of this programmes will be fully equipped to conduct independent research on tourism-related issues. [+]

Master of Science in Tourism

The Master of Science (Tourism) is a research-based programme. It prepares students nationally and internationally to advance their careers in teaching and research in higher education institutions, secure employment in specialist areas in the private and public sectors, and pursue their PhD degrees. Students will have an opportunity to work with highly qualified academics and share research ideas with fellow students from diverse backgrounds in an environment that encourages intellectual stimulation and research innovation.

Graduates of this programme will be fully equipped to conduct independent research on tourism-related issues.

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Taylor's University in Malaysia

Address No.1 Jalan Taylors, 47500 Subang Jaya
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia,
Website http://www.taylors.edu.my/en/university
Phone +603-5629 5000