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Why OUM?


Tailor your studies at your convenience. You may study at your own pace, anytime, anywhere, without having to sacrifice your work or personal interest.


Your work and prior learning can be accredited for enrolment into our programmes. The skills, knowledge and competencies that you have can also be assessed for credit awards.  Find out more at APEL.


Shorten your study duration by transferring credits from your previous education. Earn the degree that you want at less time and cost.


Our Learning Centres allow you to attend classes or seek advice without having to travel far. Look out for centres near you.

How Will You Learn?

Face-to-Face Tutorials

Tutorials give you the opportunity to meet up with your tutors and peers to gain a better understanding of your course content.

Online Forums

Communicate with your tutors and peers via online discussions and live forums using our learning management system.

Self-Managed Study

Study at your own pace using learning materials like e-modules, video lectures, courseware and resources by accessing the Digital Library.

Fully Online Learning

If you study best on your own, fully online programmes are the way to go. Your learning is guided by e-lessons in place of face-to-face tutorials.

Open Your Possibilities

Embrace the change around you.
Take that step ahead to get the best for yourself in future.
Create better opportunities for a better tomorrow.
It's possible at Open University Malaysia.
Intake now open! Register early for better deals!
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What Our Alumni Say

What real people think about our university.

Lim Chin Kang

Lim Chin Kang

Safety & Health Officer

“I find the programme comprehensive as it addresses various aspects of OSH that I could implement at the workplace. The lecturers, too, are very supportive as they make the effort to explore relevant areas beyond the syllabus. For me, MOSHRM is about learning how to apply what I learn. I am confident if I were to pursue my PhD, the knowledge that I acquired from this programme will play a huge part in my success. ” – Master of Occupational Safety and Health Risk Management


Dr Muzafar Mat Yusof

Senior Lecturer

“I chose to continue studying to improve my competence in a field that is relevant to my career. I realised that I needed to consistently practise what I have learnt as I have a huge responsibility at work. Thanks to OUM for giving me the opportunity to make my dreams come true. The flexible learning approach and latest technology tools and infrastructure are very helpful in learning.”- Doctor of Education

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Taufiq Hidayat Mohamad

Administrative Officer/Trainer, Johor

“ I chose OUM because of the flexibility it offers to working adults like me and the fees are affordable too. Studying for the Bachelor of Psychology programme has played a great role in helping me deal with and understand people better. It is very valuable especially for managing and coping with emotions and stress in life and at work. – Bachelor of Psychology ”

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Wong Lim Jin


“ Life as a PhD candidate was challenging but also fruitful. OUM did a fantastic job preparing me for my proposal defence and dissertation write-up. The University also provided me with an excellent foundation to explore an array of opportunities to build a rewarding career ahead. Overall, I am grateful to OUM for getting me where I am today.- PhD (Business Administration) ”


ASP Dr Mohd Roslan Mohd Tahir

Head of Nusa Bestari Police Station

“ OUM became my university of choice because of its flexible and learner-friendly system as well as its affordable fees. I hope my efforts will lead to a promotion and the knowledge I’ve gained will steer the police force towards a more modern approach in keeping Malaysia safe. -Doctor of Philosophy (Arts)”

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Siti Rahimah Ramli

Assistant Director

“ The programme is relevant to my career and I have been able to put the knowledge that I have gained into practice. It has definitely enhanced my skills and helped me improve my work performance. I chose OUM because of its flexible approach. My busy routine at work was not interrupted as classes were held on weekends. What’s more, it is so easy to communicate with lecturers and peers via the online platform. – Master of Occupational Safety and Health Risk Management”

Register Now for May Intake

Our Open Day is coming soon on 23-25 April 2021. Come and join us. Up to RM400 special rebate is available for limited time only. RM1 million worth of scholarships, First Come, First Serve! Terms and conditions apply. Don’t miss this opportunity. Walk-in by appointment is encouraged.

Join OUM Virtual sessions on weekdays or weekends for free and personalised admissions counselling.

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