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Broadcasting (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

36 months
4298 USD/year
3174 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Broadcasting (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman aims to equip students with in-depth knowledge and insightful appreciation of the fundamental concepts, theories and creative applications in the field of mass communication, with a special focus on broadcasting. 


The Broadcasting (Honours) major at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman focus of practical assignments for this course will involve the production of radio and television programmes, such as radio drama, short films, documentaries, television commercials and multi-camera live productions. This programme also emphasises the crucial role of multimedia platforms in mass communication today and provides graduates with the relevant training to face the industry's current and future demands.

Graduates are also provided with a sound foundation in Advertising, a lucrative industry which they can also capitalise on with their skills. To ensure that UTAR graduates enter the workforce prepared and empolyment-ready, students will undergo a 3-4 months industrial training period. This real-world experience will prepare students for their final phase of study and enhance their future employability. 

Career Prospects

  • Audio Engineer
  • Broadcast Technician
  • Copywriter
  • Programme Director
  • Producer
  • Scriptwriter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Broadcasting
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Communicative English
  • Elective 
  • Fundamentals of Imagery & Composition
  • Introduction to Advertising
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Mass Media and Society

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Malaysian Stu: You are advised to apply for admission as early as possible
  • International Stu: You are advised to apply for admission 3 months in advance


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to UTAR is on purely meritocratic basis. You are expected to satisfy the academic qualification and English Language requirement set by the University. Some programmes may have additional requirements such as the submission of a drawing portfolio, and an interview before the University decides on the admission.
  • For admission into undergraduate programmes, the University will accept the applications from students with the standard list of foreign qualifications. 
  • For your information that the University has its minimum entry requirement (MER) for each qualification and each programme. Should you do not fulfill the MER, you will be required to undertake a one-year Foundation studies. 


Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4298 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12894 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    3174 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9523 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • RM40,250 (Malaysian); 
  • RM54,500 (International)


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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