Bachelor of Science (Honours) Physics

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Jun, Oct

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

  • Digital Electronics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Electromagnetism
  • Electronic Circuits
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • -Mathematics Techniques for Physics I
  • Mathematics Techniques for Physics II
  • Mathematics for Physics I
  • Mechanics and Special Relativity
  • Oscillations and Waves
  • Physics Laboratory I
  • Physics Laboratory II
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Semiconductor Physics and Devices
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics
  • Classical Mechanics
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Computational Physics
  • Elective Group I
  • Mathematics for Physics II
  • MPU1*
  • Optics Physics Laboratory III
  • Physics Laboratory IV
  • Solid State Physics
  • Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies
  • Thermal and Statistical Physics
  • Elective Group I
  • English for Professionals
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial Training
  • MPU1**
  • National Language/Other Language
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Project
  • Project Management
  • Sociology in Malaysia Context

Elective I - Choose 4 course(s)

  • Information Optics
  • Medical Imaging
  • Microelectronic Circuit Analysis
  • Microelectronic Fabrication
  • Optoelectronics
  • Photonics Integration
  • Plasma Physics
  • Process Integration and IC Manufacturing
  • Quantum Computing
  • Renewable Energy

Entry Requirements

  • STPM: 2 Passes of Grade C in the relevant subjects including Physics
  • A Level: 2 Passes of minimum Grade D in the relevant subjects including Physics
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC): Grade B in 5 relevant subjects (including Physics)
  • South Australian Matriculation (SAM): Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 70 and Grade B in 2 relevant subjects (including Physics)
  • Canadian Pre-University (CPU): Average of 70% in 2 relevant subjects (and 4 other subjects including Physics)
  • Foundation in Science, UTAR
  • Matriculation/Foundation from other Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field
  • Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education
  • Diploma, Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT) in the relevant field
  • Diploma from other Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government
  • IELTS: 5.0
  • TOEFL iBT: 42
  • SPM English Language/O Level English Language: Credit
  • MUET: Band 3
  • Cambridge English/Linguaskill: 154
  • UEC English Language: Grade B

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