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Universiti Putra Malaysia International Collaborative Programme (UPM-ICP)

The UPM International Collaborative programme (UPM-ICP) is a programme jointly developed by UPM with several top universities. The main objective is to promote and strengthen bilateral collaboration between UPM and its partners particularly in the areas of research and joint supervision. The programme provides an opportunity for students to study abroad and simultaneously obtain a degree from UPM and the partner university. There are several programme modes namely Dual Degree, Jointly Awarded Degree, Double Degree and Cotutelle Degree. A total of 8 programmes are currently available, as detailed below:


Area of Study
University of Newcastle, Australia
Jointly Awarded PhD
Education, Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, Health and Medical Sciences, Science, Mathematics, Language and etc.
Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Double Master & PhD
Engineering, Computer Science and Life Science.
 Naresuan University, Thailand
Dual Master
Dual PhD
Health Sciences, Medical Science, Nursing, Public Health, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Environment, Architecture, Engineering, Science, Business, Economics, Communications, Education, Social Sciences.
University of Science and Culture, Iran
Dual Master
Dual PhD
 Engineering and Science.
Ataturk University, Turkey
Jointly Awarded PhD
Industrial Engineering, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering,  Food Engineering.



The entry requirements are shown below:


 Minimum Entry Requirement
 Additional Requirements
 English Requirements


A First Class Bachelor degree or Master Degree or its equivalent

Fulfil other academic programme requirements as specified by the relevant faculty or institute


·      550 for the TOEFL Paper-based Test (Academic Version); or


·       Band 6.0 for IELTS (Academic Training)


·      79-80 for TOEFL Internet-based Test (Academic Version); or


·       Level 109 for CIEP at ELS Language  Centre;


·      Any other English language proficiency equivalent to B2 of the Common European       Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)



A Bachelor's degree in a relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 3.000 or its equivalent


For any enquiries regarding the UPM-ICP, do visit School of Graduate Studies official website at https://sgs.upm.edu.my/programme_of_study/upm_international_collaborative_programme_upm_icp/dual_joint_degree_programme-30853 or contact Admission and Institutional Relations Unit at sgs_intl.programme@upm.edu.my .

Date of Input: 27/07/2021 | Updated: 30/07/2021 | aslamiah


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