The Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences is a research programme that empowers students with a competitive edge in research through in-depth training mediated by experts. As a postgraduate student, you will be integrated as members of our research groups at Sunway University with various opportunities to participate in research alongside supervisors through seminars, workshops, laboratory and field work.
This programme will develop the following graduate attributes which are in sync with and support the mission of the university:
January & July
2 Years (full-time), 3 Years (Part-time)
The Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences consists of two taught modules and one thesis. You will be required to complete two taught modules, namely Research Methodology and Directed Readings, before they proceed to writing the thesis. By undergoing these two modules, you will develop the necessary skills and knowledge to conduct research successfully towards the Master’s degree.
A Bachelor’s Degree in the field or related fields in mathematical sciences with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment;
A Bachelor’s Degree (Level 6 MQF) in mathematical sciences or related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of five years working experience in the relevant field and rigorous internal assessment;
IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
As part of your application, please nominate TWO (2) referees who can provide reference letters about your suitability to undertake the programme (preferably, one academic and one professional). The letters must be printed on the letterhead of the respective referees’ organisations. Each referee is requested to seal and send the hardcopy of the letter to the correspondence address as stated below. Alternatively, the referee may request the prospective student to send the sealed letter.
Applicants will be required to submit the following documents:
i) Postgraduate Application Form*
ii) Research Statement
iii) Curriculum Vitae (CV)
iv) Scholarship Application Form (if any)
v) English Language Qualification (IELTS / TOEFL / Others) for International Students
vi) Certified True Copy of Academic Qualifications/Results (Certificates and Complete Transcripts) (Degree / Others)
vii) ONE (1) Passport-sized Photograph
viii) Certified True Copy of National Identity Card (Malaysians only) or Passport (ALL pages for International Applicants)
All documents are to be sent to the correspondence address or email stated below. Incomplete documents will not be processed.
School of Mathematical Sciences
Sunway University 5 Jalan Universiti, Bandar Sunway
47500 Selangor Darul Ehsan Malaysia