Master of Education by Research – ODL

Course ID
SEGi University
Level of Study

The Master of Education by Research –ODL at SEGi University is a beacon for those seeking to elevate their educational expertise through rigorous research. This prestigious programme, accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia, is crafted for educators aiming to enhance their research skills without the constraints of coursework. It offers a unique blend of professional development and leadership training within academia or the industry.

Students can enjoy flexible scheduling and multi-campus access, ensuring that learners can benefit from seamless academic administrative support and round-the-clock access to a digital library. Students enjoy free access to over 200,000 online courses and personalised one-on-one consultations.

SEGi University revolutionises the learning experience by integrating real industry projects into the curriculum, mentored by both academic and industry experts. This approach enriches students’ learning and provides invaluable real-world experience. With a vibrant student community from over 90 nationalities, learners gain international exposure and a chance to network with peers from diverse cultural backgrounds. This programme opens doors to leadership and management positions across various educational settings, marking a significant milestone in an educator’s career.

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Mode and duration of studies

Mode of Studies
Open and Distance Learning (ODL)

Full time: 3 years, Part time: 6 years

Entry requirements

A bachelor’s degree in the field or related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, as accepted by the University Senate; or
A bachelor’s degree in the field or related fields or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; or
A bachelor’s degree in the field or related fields or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.00 and not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in the relevant field and rigorous internal assessment.
Candidates without a qualification in the related fields or relevant working experience must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by the University and meet the minimum CGPA based on (i) to (iii).

Programme structure and modules

Year 1

Research Methodology
Statistics and Data Analysis
Research Proposal and Seminar
Research and Thesis

Year 2

Research and Thesis

Career opportunities

The programme prepares you to take on leadership and management positions in a range of settings and services, such as children’s centres, extended schools, and childminding networks.

Intake & Orientation Dates

Orientation Dates