Bachelor Of Liberal Studies With Honours

    (R/310/6/0007 (MQA/FA2719) 10/25)

    Bachelor of Liberal Studies covers a wide range of humanities and social sciences disciplines that consists of communication, psychology, political science, management, education and general sciences.

    In addition, the programme also helps the graduates to obtain valuable knowledge in analysing and apply in solving societal issues in the society. It is OUM’s aim to equip graduates with high quality degrees so that they will succeed in their careers. The intention is to provide students with comprehensive and wholesome knowledge to be applied in their careers either in the public or the private sectors.

    *This programme is not available for International intake

    En. Oo Cheng Keat
    Program Director

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    Malaysian Learner Fees
    Year 1Year 2Year 3Year 4Year 5
    Sem 1RM 1,600RM 1,800RM 1,800RM 1,800RM 1,800
    Sem 2RM 1,600RM 1,600RM 1,800RM 1,800RM 1,200
    Sem 3RM 1,800RM 1,800RM 1,800RM 1,800

    * Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.

    * The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.

    Discount for the Physically Challenged Learners (OKU) and Senior Citizens

    The University offers 50% discount for:
    1. Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
    2. Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.
    The discounts are not valid for second time registration and repeating of subjects.
    Learners who receive this discount are not entitled to other discounts and promotions.

    Processing fee: RM30

    Financial options:Payment Mode:
    EPF (Account 2); orJomPAY
    Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; orInternet Banking
    HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); orDebit/Credit Card.
    International Learner Fees
    *This programme is not available for International intake

    Normal Entry

    1. Pass in STPM or equivalent with a minimum Gred C (NGMP 2.0) in any two (2) subjects; or
    2. Pass in STAM (Level Jayyid);or
    3. Pass UEC with a minimum Gred B in 5 subjects;or
    4. Pass Matriculation/Foundation from any UA/Private HEP/Institution that is allowed to offer foundation program with a CGPA of 2.00;or
    5. Pass Diploma (MQF Level 4) with a minimum CGPA 2.00; or
    6. Other recognised equivalent qualification.


    APEL entry
    • Malaysian; and
    • The candidate should be more than 21 years of age in the year of application; and
    • Relevant work experience/prior experiential learning; and
    • Pass APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test & Portfolio) conducted by OUM.



    1. The provisional offer of admission will be revoked if the candidate:
      1. Fails to submit evidence of qualification within the stipulated date; or
      2. Does not meet the entry requirements of the University.
    2. Entry requirements are subject to change as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.

    MPU Courses

    Subject NameCredit Hours
    Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia2
    Hubungan Etnik2
    Entrepreneurship II / Bahasa Kebangsaan A3
    Health and Wellness 23
    Community Service 2
    Total Credit12


    University Courses

    Subject NameCredit Hours
    Professional Ethics3
    Learning Skills for 21st Century3
    English for Written Communication3
    English for Oral Communication3
    English for Workplace Communication3
    Total Credit15


    Basic Courses

    Subject NameCredit Hours
    Principles of Management 3
    Introduction to Communication 3
    Thinking Skills and Problem Solving 3
    Basic Concept of Information Technology 3
    Total Credit12


    Core Courses

    Subject NameCredit Hours
    Introduction to Psychology 3
    Public Speaking 3
    Introduction to Political Science 3
    Social Psychology 3
    Readings in Policy Studies 3
    Man, Society And Culture 3
    Introduction to Social Sciences 3
    Communication Theory 3
    Malaysian Politics3
    Applied History 3
    Introduction to Public Administration 3
    Child Psychology 3
    Principles of Corporate Communication 3
    Personality 3
    Political Process and Behaviour 3
    Industrial and Organisational Psychology 3
    Information Technology, Media and Society 3
    Communication Law 3
    Communication Campaign 3
    Research Methodology3
    International Politics and The Muslim World 3
    Adolescent Psychology 3
    Project Paper6
    Total Credit72


    Elective Courses Note: (choose any THREE from below)



    Subject NameCredit Hours
    Global Communication3
    Pengenalan kepada Syariah3
    Politics of The Modern World3
    Educational Psychology3
    Sociology and Philosophy of Education in Malaysia3
    Total Credit15



    Subject NameCredit Hours
    Cross Cultural Management3
    Total Credit3