Bachelor of Science (Physics)

LEARNING OUTCOME

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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Year 1

Introduction to Physics Program, Mechanics, Electricity and Magnetism, Practical Physics I, Mathematical Methods I, Islamic and Asian Civilization, Mathematical Methods II, Sound, Wave and Optics, Modern Physics, Linear Algebra, Practical Physics II, Academic English Skills, Malaysia Dynamics.

 

Year 4

Undergraduate Project I, Undergraduate Project II

Year 2

Differential Equations, Nuclear Physics, Basic Electronics, Computer Programming, Practical Physics III, Science Technology and Humanity, Thermodynamics, Solid State Physics, Mathematical Physics, Practical Physics IV, Service Learning, Advanced English for Academic Skills, Innovation and Creativity Electives (Choose 2 credits) : Critical and Creative Thinking or Innovation and Creativity.

Electives

Relativity, Elementary Particle, Energy and Environmental Physics, Computational Physics, Modern Optics, Astrophysics, Electronics and Instrumentation, Signal Processing, Semiconductor Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Mechanics II, Advanced Nuclear Physics, Magnetism, Low Temperature Physics and Superconductivity, Laser Physics.

Year 3

Electromagnetism, Complex Variables, English for Professional Purposes, Classical Mechanics, Thermal and Statistical Physics, Practical Physics V, Human Development Electives (Choose 2 credits) : Technocrat and Development or Professional Ethics, Quantum Mechanics I, Practical Physics VI, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development, Electives (Choose 9 credits), Industrial Training (HW) (SHORT SEM).

Duration of Study

Mode of Study : Full-time
Minimum Duration : 4 years
Maximum Duration : 6 years

STUDY FEES 

International 

 

Malaysians

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

For STPM/ equivalent

i) University Basic Entry

1. Passed SPM/SPMV with credit in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia or credit in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia in July Paper.

2. Passed STPM with:

  • Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in Pengajian Am, AND
  • Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in TWO (2) other subjects

3. Attended Malaysian University English Test (MUET) atleast Band 1

ii) Special Entry Requirement 

1. Passed with atleast PNGK 2.80 at STPM level.

2. Passed with atleast grade B (NGMP 3.00) at STPM in Mathematics T AND passed with atleast grade B- (NGMP 2.67) at STPM in any ONE of the following subjects: Physics/Biology/Chemistry, Mathematics T/Future Mathematics.
3. Passed with credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent.

4. Passed with atleast Band 2 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET)

For Matrikulasi/ Asasi Sains UM/ Tahun Asas UTM

i) University Basic Entry

1. Passed SPM or equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia or credit in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia in July Paper.
2. Passed KPM Matriculation/Asasi Sains UM/ Asasi Undang-undang KPTM with at least CPA 2.00 andattended Malaysian University English Test (MUET) with atleast Band 1.

ii) Special Entry Requirement

1. Passed with atleast PNGK 2.80 at Matriculation/Foundation level.

2. Passed with atleast grade B (NGMP 3.00) at Matriculation/Foundation in Mathematics AND grade B- (NGMP 2.67) at Matriculation/Foundation any ONE subjects: Physics/Chemistry/Biology.
3. Passed with credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent.

4. Passed with atleast Band 2 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET)

 

For Diploma or equivalent (Direct to 2nd year beginning 2008)

i) University Basic Entry

1. Passed SPM or equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu or credit in Bahasa Melayu in July Paper.
2. Obtained Diploma or other certifications from institutions recognized by Malaysian Government and approved by the University Senate.
3. Attended Malaysian University English Test (MUET) with atleast Band 1.

ii) Special Entry Requirement

1. Obtained a Diploma in Science (Physicsy) from UTM or equivalent with at least PNGK 3.00; OR

2. Candidates with CPA < 3.00, with at least 2 years working experience in related area are eligible to apply; OR
3. Passed with credit in Mathematics and physics at SPM level or equivalent or score at least Grade C in any one of the Mathematics subjects at Diploma level.

4. Passed with atleast Band 2 in  Malaysian University English Test (MUET).

Note:
Candidates have to submit the complete transcript of their Diploma (1st to final semester) and a copy of Diploma or a certified graduation confirmation letter.

Note:
Candidates have to submit the complete transcript of their Diploma (1st to final semester) and a copy of Diploma or a certified graduation confirmation letter.

ALUMNI STORY

Career Prospects 

Research officer – Research Institute, university and industries. Science Officer — Research Institute, university and industries. Physic Teacher – Schools and colleges. Quality control officer — Industries