Our Postgraduate Programmes


Research Programme - MA or PhD

Research programme refers to graduate programme that is wholly research based. Student is assigned to an experienced member of academic staff as supervisor or to a supervisory panel. A panel is made up of graduate staff and experts from either within or outside the University.

The academic progress of research student is evaluated two times a year through progress reports. The degree is examined through the presentation of a thesis and a viva voce examination. A student who has satisfied the Graduate Studies Committee in all aspects of their work is eligible for the award of the degree.

Centre for Language Studies UNIMAS welcomes those who are interested to pursue postgraduate studies (via research)relevant to the following fields of specialization:

  • Linguistics/Ethno-linguistics (Particularly Borneo languages)
  • Language Teaching, Language Learning and Language Acquisition
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Literacy
  • Communication And Media