AT731 : Master of Science (Soil Science) by mixed-mode 

 

This programme consists of 70% research and 30% taught course. The core courses of this programme cover current issues in Soil Science, Microbiological Processes in Soils and Soil Water and Plant System. Students are required to select one of the three elective courses which are Land-use and Environment, Soil Morphology and Classification and Fertilizer Technology and Nutrient Management. The final component of the programme is a research project on an approved topic relevant to the focus of the programme.

 

Entry Requirement

 

Candidates applying for this course should fulfill the following qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in the field of agriculture and plantation technology management or its equivalent from related disciplines with minimum CGPA 3.00.

 

OR

 

APEL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

FROM STPM TO MASTER

a. Minimum entry pass at least STPM or its equivalent with a CGPA of 2.0 (A-Level / STAM / Foundation / Matriculation / equivalent certificates recognized in the relevant field)

b. At least 30 years of age (in the year of application)

c. At least ten (10) years working experience in the related field

d. Requires Direct Evidence (Certificate / samples of work / record of work activities / documents) and Indirect Evidence (written records / Email / letter of support)

e. Interview according to the needs of the programme

f. Pass the Aptitude test (to be confirmed by the Department of Academic Affairs)

 

FROM DIPLOMA TO MASTERS

a. Pass Diploma or its equivalent with a CGPA 2.0

b. At least 30 years of age (in the year of application)

c. At least ten (10) years working experience in the related field

d. Require a portfolio / resume and letter of confirmation from the employer on all work performed / contract appointments from customers for each candidate

e. Interview (and / or) audition is required for candidate / as required field

f. Pass the Aptitude test (to be confirmed by the Department of Academic Affairs)

 


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