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Graphic Design and Multimedia (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

36 months
4274 USD/year
3154 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Throughout this Graphic Design and Multimedia (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, the students will be taught the fundamental principles of art and design, as well as trained in the technical execution of design works, learning how to develop their design ideas and visuals from analog to the digital platform. 


The multimedia perspective of the course trains the students to apply their art and design projects to a wide range of applications, from print to digital and web, including time-based media such as video and audio productions. The versatility of this programme enables its graduates to diversify their talents and skill-sets to be equally relevant and marketable in a variety of fields including Visual Design, Advertising, Public Relations, Publishing, Journalism, Marketing and Events Management.

Graduates of this Graphic Design and Multimedia (Honours) course offered by Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman will be well-versed in both the theoretical understanding, as well as the technical expertise needed for conceptualising graphic design solutions, developing memorable corporate identities, the building and effective management of brands, including the development of sound advertising campaigns and marketing strategies. 

Career Prospects

  • Art Director
  • Design Executive
  • Desktop Publishing Specialist
  • Events Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Multimedia Designer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Colour Studies
  • Communicative English
  • Computer Graphic
  • Creative Communication Design 
  • Creative Thinking and Idea Generation
  • Digital Photography
  • Drawing
  • Elective 
  • History of Art and Design 

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

    4274 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12823 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    3154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9464 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • RM40,000 (Malaysian); 
  • RM54,200 (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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