Bachelor of Urban & Regional Planning

Bachelor of Urban & Regional Planning

The Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning is accredited by the Board of Town Planners Malaysia. It was introduced in 2011 as a professional programme in line with the requirement of the Board of Town Planners Malaysia and Malaysian Institute of Planners. The programme obtained the approval from the Ministry of Higher Education in March 2011, and the student intake 2011/2012 as its pioneer batch.

The Urban and Regional Planning program in University of Malaya has given more emphasis on the roles of urban planning in promoting sustainable urban development for sustainable communities. The curriculum covers a wide range of contemporary topics and issues, including community development, development appraisal, environmental planning and management.  Apart from lectures and tutorials, there are plenty of opportunities for students to gain hands-on experiences through research projects and field trips.  This affair enables the students to develop their creativity and critical thinking skills that can be utilized in their studies and their future careers.

A Malaysian candidate who wishes to pursue a programme of study at the University of Malaya must fulfill the University's entry requirements as follows:

  1. Passed the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with a credit (Grade C) in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia subject or a credit (Grade C) in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia July paper and pass in History; and
  2. Achieve a minimum Band in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) as required in special requirements of the programme. and
  3. Fulfilled any of the programme Entry Requirements as below:
Entry Requirements

STPM (Current Year)

Science and Arts Stream

Pass STPM with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and
 
Obtained of at least Grade B in STPM for any two (2) of the following subjects:

  • Matematik (T) / Matematik (M)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Ekonomi
  • Sejarah
  • Geografi
  • Seni Visual

 and

Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.
and

Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET
and
Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

MATRICULATION / FOUNDATION (Current Year)

Science and Arts Stream

Pass Matriculation / Foundation with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in Matriculation / Foundation in any two (2) of the following subjects:

  • Mathematics or Physics or Engineering Physics or Perakaunan; and
  • One (1) other subject, including the above subject

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.

and

Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET

and

Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

DIPLOMA / EQUIVALENT

REQUIREMENT 1

Possessed a Diploma from public universities / Polytechnics of the Department of the Higher Education Malaysia in the field of Urban and Regional Planning or relevant to Built Environment / Engineering / Geomatic that is recognised by Malaysian Government and approved by the University Senate with a minimum CGPA of 3.00;

and
 
Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.
 
and
 
Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET

and

Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Pass STPM not within the current year with a minimum CGPA of 3.00

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in STPM for any two (2) of the following subjects:

  • Matematik (T) / Matematik (M)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Ekonomi
  • Sejarah
  • Geografi
  • Seni Visual

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.

and

Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET

and

Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

OR

REQUIREMENT 3

Pass Matriculation / Foundation not within the current year with a minimum CGPA of 3.00
and
Obtained of at least Grade B in Matriculation / Foundation for the following two (2) subjects:

  • Mathematics or Physics or Engineering Physics or Perakaunan; and
  • One (1) other subject, including the above subjects;

and

Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.
and
Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET
and
Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

REQUIREMENT 1

Possessed a recognised GCE A-Level qualification with at least of Grade B for A-Level for the following subjects:

  • Mathematics or Physics or Accounting or Economics; and
  • One (1) other subject

and
Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.
and

Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET.
However, applicants who do not possess a MUET but possessed the following results may be considered for a conditional offer with the fulfilment of the MUET requirements within the duration of one (1) academic session:

  • Obtained of at least Band 4.5 (Academic) (Academic) in IELTS; or
  • Obtained of at least 477 points (PBT) / 153 points (CBT) / 53 points (IBT) in TOEFL

and
Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Possessed an Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT) with a minimum score of Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) of 80 percent and 16 score points (High Achievement) in one (1) of the following subject;

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Economics
  • Accounting & Finance;

and
Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.
and

Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET
However, applicants who do not possess a MUET but possessed the following results may be considered for a conditional offer with the fulfilment of the MUET requirements within the duration of one (1) academic session:

  • Obtained of at least Band 4.5 (Academic) (Academic) in IELTS; or
  • Obtained of at least 477 points (PBT) / 153 points (CBT) / 53 points (IBT) in TOEFL

and
Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

OR

REQUIREMENT 3

Possessed a recognised International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB) qualification with a minimum score of 30 points and grade 4 (Standard Level) in any of the following two (2) subjects:

  • Mathematics or Physics or Economics; and
  • One (1) other subject including the above subject;

and
Obtained of at least Grade B in SPM for four (4) subjects, including Mathematics.
and

Obtained of at least Band 3 for MUET.
However, applicants who do not possess a MUET but possessed the following results may be considered for a conditional offer with the fulfilment of the MUET requirements within the duration of one (1) academic session:

  • Obtained of at least Band 4.5 (Academic) (Academic) in IELTS; or
  • Obtained of at least 477 points (PBT) / 153 points (CBT) / 53 points (IBT) in TOEFL

and
Not suffering from any vision impairments (blind in both eyes) and colour- blind

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