Master of Science (Material Engineering)

Master of Science (Material Engineering) – By Research Mode

Master of Science (Material Engineering) – By Coursework Mode



Candidates should possess a relevant Bachelor degree with a very good academic record or its equivalent from any institution of higher learning recognized by the IIUM Senate. 

Candidates should also attain a minimum CGPA of 2.75/4.0 or its equivalent for Research Mode, while a minimum CGPA of 2.5/4.0 or its equivalent for Coursework Mode.



Candidates of Master programme at Kulliyyah of Engineering, must present (as shown in Table 1) a score of 500 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or 5.0 points in the test administered by the International English Language Testing Service (IELTS).  Alternatively, applicants may sit for the IIUM-administered English Placement Test (EPT) and obtain a minimum of 5.0 points to fulfil the English language requirement. Applicants who are unable to submit satisfactory results in any of the above test may take up language proficiency courses at the University to fulfil the admission requirements. The language requirements presented here are based on Postgraduate Regulations (Revised 2020). This language requirement is subjected to the University policy and may be updated in the future.

Table 1: General English Language Entry Requirements


Minimum TOEFL Score (Academic)

Minimum IELTS Score (Academic)

Minimum Score (EPT)


Paper based :500

Computer based :173

Internet based :60


5 .0

Overall band



5 .0

Overall band