Master of Science (MSc) Management by Research


Program Description

Master of Science (MSc) Management by Research

The AeU MSC suits professionals with an interest in research and interested in enhancing their knowledge and skill into specific areas within the management field.

Accredited programme [2] by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) [3], Ministry of Higher Education.


• One of the few accredited MSC programme in Malaysia

• Join a group of students from diverse range of educational backgrounds

• Tutorials are not compulsory to attend, can be done fully online


• Bachelor's Degree recognized by AeU Senate OR

• Open entry qualification recognised by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia:

• Be at least 35 years old

• Possess STPM or equivalent

• Provide evidence of prior learning experience and/or knowledge relevant to the programme applied for OR

• Other qualification recognised by the AeU Senate


Modes of Study:

  • Part Time
  • Full Time
  • Blended Learning

Duration: 2 years (Part Time), 1 year (Full Time)

MQA Accreditation: PA 9490

EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only): YES


• To promote research skills and analysis in both quantitative and qualitative research methods as effective tools to solve current business management problems

• To provide deep understanding in the chosen field of management and enhancing the capability to carry out research.

• Provide students with the research tools to actively engage in educational research at the graduate level.


• Business & Management

• Public Management

• Hospitality Management

• Banking Management

• Micro Credits

• International Management

• Tourism Management

• Small Business

• Economics

• Educational Management

• Other Business & Management related research areas

• Master

Last updated Feb 2018

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Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its ... Read More

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its establishment is an initiative of Malaysia, as the prime mover for dual mode learning, with the support of 31 ACD Member Countries as confirmed at the Islamabad 2005 and Doha 2006 ACD Ministerial Meetings. AeU collaborates with global educational institutions to offer quality, affordable and marketable programmes through e-learning. Our cross-border and cross-culture programmes have attracted high numbers of postgraduates from around the world. AeU is also the main facilitator of the Asian Credit Transfer System (ACTS) - the mutual accreditation of academic programmes among Asian educational institutions. The ACTS is a part of AeU's CSR efforts in narrowing the digital divide among Asian communities. Focused on personalised learning on demand, AeU provides education for working professionals in search of flexibility, innovation and creativity in their educational needs. Vision To be a leader and a premier educational hub in the promotion of affordable and quality dual mode learning in Asia. Mission To work in collaboration with universities, institutions and corporations, drawing upon their collective expertise, prestige and resources to provide quality Higher Education and Lifelong Learning. Objectives Provide academic programmes of international reputation by capitalising on the expertise and prestige of collaborating institutions. Provide students with access to relevant, affordable, cost-effective, flexible education, and training programmes. Develop appropriate pedagogical strategies and technologies to strengthen students' critical thinking, creative abilities, and communication skills. Ensure that all programmes and courses meet the quality benchmark established in the policies and standard e-learning best practices among member institutions. Core Values Empowerment: We inspire trust and cultivate responsibilities in order to create value for our clients Excellence: We aspire to excel in our services and are committed to continuous improvement Integrity: We strive to maintain the highest ethical standards and professionalism Creativity: We constantly seek new new and innovative ways to do things Professionalism: We inculcate the highest standards in carrying out duties and tasks Read less