Admision Requirements For Postgraduate Program

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
 
Applicants who wish to apply for this program should have the following academic requirements;
  • Bachelor degree in Law or Shari'ah with honors or equivalent and good grades with (CGPA = 2.75 and above) from USIM; or
  • Bachelor degree in Law or Shari’ah with honors and good grades; or Jayyid; or CGPA = 2.75/4.00 and above; or CGPA 3.00/5.00 and above; or 60% and above from another institution of higher learning recognized by the Senate; or
  • Other qualifications (credit hours = 120 and more) equivalent to a bachelor degree and at least 3 years relevant professional experience recognized by the Senate.
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate their proficiency in Arabic or English depending on the choice of language in the thesis-writing. Evidence of proficiency should be attached to applications forms.
  • Applicant may submit the score obtained in TOEFL or in IELTS or in MUET or other relevant test that is equivalent and recognized by the Senate to fulfill the requirement above.
  • Applicants are required to be excellent in English proficiency and provide relevant certificates as set out in the schedule below :
 
Degree From Local Institution of Higher Learning
 
IELP
 
MUET
 
IELTS
 
TOEFL
 
 
PBT
(Paper Based Test)
 
CPT
(Computer Based Test)
 
IBT
(Internet Based Test)
3
3
5.0
510
180
64
Any applicant who fails to fulfil any of the requirements above is required to sit for an English Placement Test and must attain at least Band 3 before he/she is allowed to register for the academic session.
 
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT COURSES
 
  • The students are to undertake two special requirements courses namely; Research Methodology and Malaysian Legal System.
 For further details click here : CGS

 Faculty of Syariah and Law
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, Bandar Baru Nilai, 71800, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.

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