Project Description

Bachelor Of Liberal Studies With Honours

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

Programme Synopsis

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.

Kemasukan Biasa

  1. Lulus STPM atau setara dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred C (NGMP 2.0) dalam 2 mata pelajaran; atau
  2. Lulus STAM (pangkat jayyid); atau
  3. Lulus UEC dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B dalam 5 mata pelajaran; atau
  4. Lulus Matrikulasi/Foundation/Asasi dari mana-mana UA/PPT Swasta/Institusi yang dibenarkan menawarkan program foundation dengan mendapat PNGK 2.00; atau
  5. Diploma Tahap 4 MQF dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 2.00; atau
  6. Kelayakan-kelayakan lain yang diiktiraf setara


Kemasukan APEL
• Warganegara Malaysia; dan
• Calon hendaklah berumur 21 tahun dan ke atas pada tahun permohonan dibuat; dan
• Mempunyai pengalaman kerja/pengalaman pembelajaran terdahulu yang berkaitan; dan
• Lulus Penilaian APEL bagi Sarjana Muda (yang dikendalikan oleh OUM).

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 (Aptitute 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.
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Sem 1 RM 1,600 RM 1,800 RM 1,800 RM 1,800 RM 1,800
Sem 2 RM 1,600 RM 1,600 RM 1,800 RM 1,800 RM 1,800
Sem 3 RM 1,800 RM 1,800 RM 1,800 RM 1,800
Total RM24,000

* Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.
* International students are required to pay registration fees of RM1,000 and an additional 20% for the tuition fees.
* 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:

  • Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
  • Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.

These discounts are for subject fees only and are not applicable for research and other fees. The discounts are also 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 (Malaysian) & RM100 (International)

Financial options:

  • PTPTN; or
  • EPF (Account 2); or
  • Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; or
  • HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); or
  • Flexible Payment Scheme.

Payment Mode:

  • JomPAY; or
  • Internet Banking; or
  • Debit/Credit Card.

MPU Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia 2
Hubungan Etnik 2
Entrepreneurship II / Bahasa Kebangsaan A 3
Health and Wellness 2 3
Community Service 2

University Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Professional Ethics 3
Learning Skills for 21st Century 3
English for Written Communication 3
English for Oral Communication 3
English for Workplace Communication 3

Basic Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Principles of Management 3
Introduction to Communication 3
Thinking Skills and Problem Solving 3
Basic Concept of Information Technology 3

Core Courses

Subject Name Credit 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 Politics 3
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 Methodology 3
International Politics and The Muslim World 3
Adolescent Psychology 3
Project Paper 6

Elective Courses Note: (choose any THREE from below)


Subject Name Credit Hours
Global Communication 3
Pengenalan kepada Syariah 3
Politics of The Modern World 3
Educational Psychology 3
Sociology and Philosophy of Education in Malaysia 3


Subject Name Credit Hours
Cross Cultural Management 3
EN. OO CHENG KEATProgramme Director
Tel (Office) : 03-78012187
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