Politics and Government Studies (Honours), Bachelor | University Malaysia Sarawak | Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Politics and Government Studies (Honours)

36 months
2311 EUR/year
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The Politics and Government Studies (Honours) programme from University Malaysia Sarawak offers a holistic and practical approach to the study of political science. 


As political science is very broad in nature, this Politics and Government Studies (Honours) programme from University Malaysia Sarawak offers courses which expose the students to a variety of sub-fields in political science. These sub-fields include political economy, public policies, Malaysian politics, comparative politics and governance. 

Programme Learning Outcomes

These courses are designed to meet these nine learning outcomes:

  • Explain theories and concepts in Political Science.
  • Apply research knowledge and subsequently produce academic writings related to the discipline of Political Science.
  • Demonstrate caring attitude and sensitivity towards issues and problem faced by the community
  • Practice good value such as integrity, discipline as well as responsibility in daily life and in the work environment.
  • Present ideas coherently and convincingly either individually or in a team based environment.
  • Analyze current political issues critically.
  • Demonstrate the desire to continuously enrich one's knowledge.
  • Explore and seize entrepreneurial opportunities creatively and productively.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Global Working Environment

  • Skills as practitioners

  • Political Science

  • Thesis

  • Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE A Level/ International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB)/ AUSMAT graduates recognized by the Malaysian government and approved by the university Senate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2311 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6933 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • Malaysian Students RM1,695 per semester
  • International Students RM32,000

Living costs for Kota Kinabalu

2167 - 2880 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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