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Top 5 Universities to Study Multimedia Design in Malaysia (2020)

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What is a Multimedia Design?

Multimedia design is a study of the use of various forms of design, such as graphics, video, or audio to produce creative content for different media, such as mobile apps, tv, newspaper, and many more. It involves the use of more than one presentation medium to communicate with the public. 

Throughout time, technology is evolving and so does the way we interact. That’s why the medium of interaction and design are also improving. The interactive elements used in multimedia may also include the user’s things like text entry, voice command, touch screen, mouse manipulation, and video capture.

What skills do you need to become a Multimedia Designer?

  • Creative Mind

Multimedia design study requires a creative mind that can explore ideas through text and image. A multimedia designer also needs problem-solving skills to generate solutions for their clients through creative means. Having to come up with new ideas and innovative designs was never an easy thing to do, so having a visual eye is essential in multimedia design. 

  • Adapt to New Technology

Technology has now played a big role in design, and always evolving throughout time. Being a multimedia design student means you have to familiarise yourself with various forms of technologies and software. Getting used to software such as Adobe, InDesign, and Photoshop can be the first step.

  • Communication Skills

As a multimedia designer, you have to articulate your ideas to your colleagues, partners, and clients. It requires a good communication skills to be able to deliver their opinions/ideas properly and with modesty. Multimedia designers are also expected to listen to their client’s needs and convey a satisfying solution.

  • Typography

Multimedia design is not just the ability to make something visually appealing, but also the capability to make a written language legible and amusing. Therefore, typography is an essential skill that is needed for multimedia designers. They need to be familiar with types of fonts and have knowledge of the best style guide that is suitable for certain designs.

Career options for Multimedia Design:

  • Multimedia Designer
  • Art Directors
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Animator
  • UI/UX Designer
  • Game artist/designer
  • Video Editor
  • 3d illustrator
  • Videographer

General Qualifications

Program

Requirements*

Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)

  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) /A-Level: A pass with 2 principals passes with minimum CGPA 2.0 or;

  • SPM (Sijil Pelajajaran Malaysia)/O-Level: Minimum 5 credits, or;

  • UEC (Unified Examination Certificate): Minimum 3 credits, or;

  • Foundation: Minimum CGPA 2.0, or;

  • Diploma: Minimum CGPA 2.5

*requirements may vary among universities

Recommended Universities

1. Asia Pacific University (APU)

General Intake: May and November

Campus Location: Kuala Lumpur

Qualification(s):

  • Diploma of Design and Media (2+ years)
  • Bachelor of Multimedia Technology (3 years)

Indicative Fee (2020):

  1. Diploma of Design and Media
  • Local: RM 39,600
  • International: RM 46,000
  1. Bachelor of Multimedia Technology
  • Local: RM 85,800
  • International: RM 86,400

2. Limkokwing University

General Intake: January

Campus Location: Cyberjaya, Selangor

Qualification(s): Bachelor of Art (Hons) in Creative Multimedia

Indicative Fee (2020):

Local: RM 22,000/year

3. UCSI University

General Intake: January, May, September

Campus Location: Kuala Lumpur

Qualification(s): Bachelor of Multimedia Design

Indicative fee for 3 years (2020):

  • Local: RM 63,280 
  • International: RM 68,070

 

4. SEGi University

General Intake: January, April, June, September

Campus Location: Damansara

Qualification(s): 

  • Diploma in Multimedia Design (3 years)
  • BA (Hons) Multimedia Design (3 years)

Indicative fee (2020):

  1. Diploma in Multimedia Design
  • General Fees: RM 43,025
  1. BA(Hons) Multimedia Design
  • General Fees: RM 61,100

5. Multimedia University (MMU)

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Campus Location: Melaka, Cyberjaya, and Johor

Qualification(s):

  • Foundation in Creative Media (1 year)
  • Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) Media Art (3 years)
  • Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) Advertising Design (3 years)

Indicative fee (2020):

  1. Foundation in Creative Media
  • Local: RM 13,200
  • International: RM 16,500
  1. Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) Media Art
  • Local: RM 56,160
  • International: RM 23,400
  1. Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) Advertising Design
  • Local: RM 56,160
  • International: RM 23,400

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Top 5 Universities to Study Law in Malaysia 2020

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What is Law?

Law is a system of rules that are created and enforced through social or governmental institutions to regulate behavior. The existence of law is important because it serves as a guideline in determining what behavior is accepted in society. Without it, there will be conflicts and clashes between social groups and communities. 

Being a lawyer is about representing clients or government agencies in criminal, civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. Lawyers are not limited to a single area, there are many existing practices and specialties that cover other niche areas of law.

Skills of a Lawyer

Logical Thinker

In court, you need to think rationally and reason consistent with facts and evidence to come to a conclusion. Thinking logically is about thinking in steps that involved gathering information, arranging them, and draw the final conclusion. As they said, emotion will cloud your judgement, therefore, you will also need to control your emotions despite stressful and dire situations.

Oral Communication

Language is one of the most fundamental tools of a legal professional. Sharpen up and master the language, a lawyer would need to communicate well in order to deliver a persuasive message without any misconceptions. Furthermore, a lawyer who possessed a keen listening skills are beneficial.

Research Skill

Being a lawyer is not an easy task, it involved countless research and study as preparation before presenting it in the court. Thus, a lawyer will need to research about legal concepts, case law, judicial opinions, statutes regulations, and information. They also must know the ability to review and assimilate large volumes of complex information efficiently and effectively.

Types of Law

Law can be divided into public law and private law. Depends on which area of law you are interested in, there is a wide range of law that are available for you.

A public law is about dealing with issues that affect the general public or states.
Type of Public Law Description
Administrative Law Laws that govern government agencies 
Constitutional Law Law that protect citizen’s right
Criminal Law Law that related to crime
Municipal Law Ordinances, regulations and by laws that govern a city or town
International Law Laws that oversee relations between nations
A private law is related to the rights and obligations of individuals, families, businesses and small groups and exist to assist citizens in disputes that involve private matters.
Type of Private Law Description
Contract Law Law that governs the rights and obligations of those involved in contracts
Tort Law Rights, obligations and remedies provided to someone who has been wronged by another individual
Property Law Law that governs forms of property ownership, transfer and tenant issues
Succession Law Law that governs the transfer of an estate between parties
Family Law Law that governs family-related and domestic-related issues

General Qualifications

In order to enter into Law courses, you will generally need:
Programmes Requirements
Foundation in Law (1-Year)
  • SPM/O-Level: Minimum of 5Cs, including Bahasa Malaysia and a B+ in English; or
  • Other equivalent qualification
Diploma in Law (3-Years)
  • SPM/O-Level: Minimum of 3Cs; or
  • Other equivalent qualification
Degree in Law (3-Years)
  • STPM: Minimum of 2Cs; or
  • A-Level: Minimum of 2Es; or
  • Austalian Matriculation: Minimum of ATAR 50; or
  • Foundation in Law, Arts or Science: Minimum CGPA of 2.00; or
  • Diploma: Minimum CGPA of 2.00; or
  • UEC: Minimum of 5Bs
You would also need to meet these requirements:
  • SPM/O-level: Minimum of 5Cs, including Bahasa Malaysia, and
  • MUET Band 4 or IELTS Band 6.0
Note: The information displayed above may vary between universities, colleges, and institutions.

CLP Malaysia Requirements

In some cases, if the Bachelor of Laws does not include the Certificate in Legal Practice (CLP), you will need to undertake the professional law exam to qualify as a lawyer in Malaysia. The profession law exam is conducted by the Legal Profession Qualifying Board of Malaysia.

In order to qualify for the Certificate in Legal Practice (CLP) exam, you need to meet the requirements listed below:

CLP ExamRequirements
Before the year of 2021
  • SPM: Minimum of 3Cs, and
  • A-Level: Minimum of 2Es; or
  • STPM: Minimum of 2Cs, and
  • A recognized 3-year Law Degree: Pass in 6 subjects and graduated within 6 years of initial registration with the university
After the year of 2021
    • SPM: Minimum of 5Cs, and
  • Recognized 3-Years Degree, and
  • STPM: Minimum of 2Cs; or
  • A-Level: Minimum of 2Es; or
  • UEC: Minimum of 2Bs; or
  • Foundation in Law, Arts or Science: Pass with CGPA 2.00

Career Options for Law

  • Solicitor
  • Academia
  • Researcher
  • Corporate Legal Advisor
  • Legal Writer
  • Journalist
  • Forensic Investigator
  • Criminal Investigator
  • Company Secretarial

1. Taylor's University

Campus: Subang Jaya, Selangor

Bachelor of Law
General Intake: March & August
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM101,400

Master of Law (International Business and Trade Law) (Mixed Mode)
General Intake: March, June, September & November
Indicative fee of 1.5-years (Full-time) (2019): RM47,250

Master of Law (Healthcare and Medical Law) (Mixed Mode)
General Intake: March, June, September & November
Indicative fee of 1.5-years (Full-time) (2019): RM47,250

Doctor of Philosophy (Law)
General Intake: March, June, August & November
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM42,300
Indicative fee of 4-years (Part-time) (2019): RM29,300

2. Multimedia University (MMU)

Campus: Bukit Beruang, Melaka

Foundation in Law
General Intake: March, June & October
Indicative fee of 1-year (Full-time) (2019): RM17,280

Bachelor of Law
General Intake: March, June & October
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM67,680

3. HELP University

Campus: Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur

UK Degree Transfer Program (Law)
General Intake (Year-1): January, July & September
General Intake (Year-2): September
Indicative fee of 2-years (Full-time) (2019): Enquire Here

Bachelor of Law
General Intake: September
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM52,700

4. KDU University

Campus: Damansara Jaya, Selangor

Cambridge A-Level (Pre-Law) 
General Intake: January & July
Indicative fee of 1-years (Full-time) (2019): RM22,820

Bachelor of Law
General Intake: January, May & September
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM47,550

5. Brickfields Asia College (BAC)

Campus: Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Foundation in Law
General Intake: January, April, July & September
Indicative fee of 1-years (Full-time) (2019): RM17,900

LLB Degree (Hons)
General Intake: January, April, June & September
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM36,000

UK Degree Transfer Program (Law)
General Intake: January, April & September
Indicative fee of 2-years (Full-time) (2019): Enquire Here

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Top 5 Universities to Study Accounting and Finance in Malaysia 2020

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Think you can handle calculation well enough? Here are some lists of the Top 5 Universities to study Accounting and Finance in Malaysia 2020. Truth be told, it is not a simple task to study accounting and finance courses in universities, you may find it to be stressful and frustrated during the process but in the end, you will realize that the effort is worth it.

What is Accounting and Finance?

Accounting and Finance is related to the concept of money, business and management that concentrated on information analysis about financial transactions of a business. The duty of an accountant is to compound and finalize the financial data into a complete financial statement that will be used by other parties such as stockholders, suppliers, banks, employees, government, agencies, and other stakeholders for business purpose. Accounting and finance shared similar concept, therefore, we’ll be listing the general courses and requirements down below as a general overview and guidance.

Did you know? The financial sector is considered as one of the profitable sectors in Malaysia (13% of the nation’s Gross Domestic Product). Over 7.8 million of accountants existed currently and the demand is going up rapidly. Choosing the right university is important equal to having the passion to study accounting and finance. While looking for the best university, all factors needed to put into consideration such as the reputation, facilities, location, pricing, experience, culture and the general environment.

What makes a good accountant?

Good analytical skill

A good accountant must possess the ability to gather data, analyze information, problem-solve, and make decisions. Transforming a pile of data into a sensible information is crucial as the knowledge gathered shows the overall financial health of a business. These useful knowledge allows the business to take further action and make wise decisions.

High level of numeracy

Numeracy is vital for individuals to develop logical thinking and reasoning strategies in their daily activities. In business, a small error on calculation is able to cause tremendous amount of damage to an organization. Therefore,  having high precision and speed in numeracy proven to be important for an accountant.

Management skills

No matter what your career field, management skills are crucial in propelling the company’s mission and vision which involve planning, decision-making, implementing, and time management. Even though not all people are born with leadership skills, some will be able to obtain it through experience and hardship.

General Qualifications

In order to enter into Accounting and Finance courses, you will generally need:

ProgrammesRequirements
Foundation
  • SPM/O-Level: Minimum 5Cs including Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and English
Diploma
  • SPM/O-Level: Minimum 3Cs including English and Mathematic; or
  • Certificate: Equivalent in relevant field
Bachelor’s Degree
  • SPM: Scored credit in Mathematics and passed English, and
  • STPM: Passed with a minimum of CGPA of 2.0, or
  • Foundation or Diploma: Above CGPA of 2.0
Master’s Degree
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Equivalent in relevant field

Note: The information displayed above may vary between universities, colleges, and institutions.

1. University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham Malaysia earns its best score in the academic reputation indicator, plus also scored an astounding score for its proportion of international students. University of Nottingham is located in Semenyih, Selangor.

Finance, Accounting and Management BSc (Hons)
General Intake: February and September
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM111,000

Professional Accountancy MSc
General Intake: February (Part-time), September (Full-time)
Indicative fee of 1-year (Full-time) (2019): RM49,500

2. Taylor’s Lakeside Campus

Taylor’s Lakeside Campus has a great reputation and achieved ‘Tier 6: Outstanding’ rating in the Discipline-Based Rating System, an excellent platform for students to learn and growth. It is located in Subang Jaya, Selangor.

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting & Finance
General Intake: March & August
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM99,900

3. Monash University

Monash University is known as one of the best universities that offers the finest facilities and equipment for newcomers. The university achieved 59th rank in the QS World Ranking 2018/2019 and located in Subang Jaya, Selangor.

Bachelor of Accounting
General Intake: February
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM111,300

4. Multimedia University (MMU)

Multimedia University (MMU) founded in 1996. It is located in Melaka, Cyberjaya, it hosts 9 faculties and 19 research centres. Winning the Asia Pacific MSC IT & Telecommunication Award (APMITTA) in 2002.

Diploma in Finance
General Intake: Enquire Now
Indicative fee of 2-years (Full-time) (2019): RM21,600

Bachelor of Accounting
General Intake: Enquire Now
Indicative fee of 4-years (Full-time) (2019): RM66,240

5. INTI International University

INTI International University founded in 1986, successfully established additional campus in Subang, Kuala Lumpur, Penang, and Sabah. The University is located in Nilai, Negeri Sembilan.

Diploma in Accounting
General Intake: January, April, and August
Indicative fee of 2-years (Full-time) (2019): RM19,982

 

Bachelor of Accountancy
General Intake: January, May, and August
Indicative fee of 4-years (Full-time) (2019): RM49,260

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