MSc (Management) by Research

Course ID
SEGi University
Level of Study

The MSc (Management) by Research programme at SEGi University offers a comprehensive two-year journey for those seeking profound insights into various management aspects. This programme places a strong emphasis on analytical training tailored to individual specialisations, culminating in an applied final thesis.

In the first year, students delve into three crucial modules, covering Theory of Knowledge, Advanced Research Methods and Design, and Research Proposal and Seminar. Following this foundation, you’ll engage in in-depth research and craft a comprehensive thesis under the guidance of an approved supervisor.

Key selling points of this programme include SEGi University’s reputation as a leader in adult learning, an accelerated timeframe for completion, flexible timetabling, and multi-campus access.

Moreover, SEGi’s unique ‘Industry into Classroom’ approach stands out, offering students the opportunity to work on real industry projects while being mentored by both academic experts and industry practitioners. The diverse student community, representing over 90 nationalities, provides an international exposure, fostering cross-cultural learning.

Accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia, the MSc (Management) by Research equips graduates for diverse management fields, including accountancy, business analysis, consultancy, finance, human resources, and marketing management.

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Entry requirements

Bachelor’s Degree – in a business-related field with min. CGPA of 2.75, or its equivalent
Bachelor’s Degree – in a business-related field not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above the CGPA of 2.50, or its equivalent qualifications may be accepted, subject to the HEP’s rigorous internal assessment (may include tests, interviews or portfolio)
Bachelor’s Degree – in a business-related field with CGPA below 2.50, or its equivalent qualifications may be accepted, subject to a min. of 5 years of working experience in relevant field


IELTS 6.0 (International students)

Programme structure and modules

Year 1

Advanced Qualitative Research Methods
Advanced Quantitative Research Methods
Research and Thesis

Year 2

Research and Thesis

Career opportunities

The MSc Management programme is suitable for those seeking a position in a variety of management fields including accountancy, business analysis, business development, consultancy, corporate strategy, finance and accounting, human resource management, and marketing management.

Information on Accreditation

Intakes & Orientation Dates

Orientation Dates