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Top 5 Universities to Study Mass Communication in Malaysia 2020

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Mass Communication is defined as information delivered to as many people as possible at virtually the same time. The message (entertainment, branding, advise, knowledge, and etc) can be travel across various types of mediums such as newspapers, magazines, television, radio, advertisement and online channels. As the technologies beginning to become convenient and advanced, mass communication just turned into more simpler for people to deliver the message through online platform as well as traditional media. The study of Mass Communication is board and covers multiple areas such as advertising, broadcasting, journalism, public relations, and marketing.

What skills do you need in Mass Communication?

Excellent Communication Skills

Similar to marketing, having good communication skills will serve as an advantage for you to study better and learn more in Mass Communication courses. You will need to be brave in voice your opinions and groomed properly in order to be presentable in front of the crowd. You will also be representing as the company’s voice and image once you graduated and work in relevant field.

Creative and Proficient in Language

Language is represented as a bridge that connects us together and allow us to feel and understand each other. A mass communication student will need to be proficient in both writing and speaking, able to deliver the correct and appropriate message under different circumstances.

General Qualifications

In order to enter into Mass Communication courses, you will generally need: 

Programme

Requirement

Diploma

  • SPM/O-Level: Minimum 3Cs including English; or

  • UEC: Minimum 3Bs including English; or

  • Certificate: Equivalent in relevant field

Bachelor’s Degree

  • STPM: Passed with a minimum of CGPA of 2.0; or

  • A-Level: Minimum of 2Es or 3Ds; or

  • Australian Matriculation: Minimum ATAR of 60; or

  • Foundation or Diploma: Minimum of CGPA of 2.0

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

1. KDU University

KDU University was established in 1983 in Utropolis Glenmarie, Shah Alam, Selangor. KDU University was considered as one of the first private colleges in Malaysia to have its own purpose-built campus.

Diploma in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, March, May, September, and November
Indicative fee of 2-years (2019): RM41,650

Degree in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, May, September, and November
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM66,645

2. First City University

First City University College was established in 1990, located in Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya. It may not be a well-known university similar to other universities in this list but if you are searching for affordable Mass Communication courses, this will be one of the best choices.

Diploma in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, May, and October
Indicative fee of 2-years (2019): RM28,400

Degree in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, May, and September
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM48,880

3. Segi University

Segi University College founded in 1977, located in Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya. Although, it’s specialties is on early childhood, engineering and business, it offers top-notch facilities and good environment for the study of Mass Communication.

Diploma In Mass Communication
General Intake: January, April and August
Indicative fee of 3-years (2019): RM38,300

Degree in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, May and August
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM55,400

4. INTI International University

INTI University was established in 1986, located in Putra Nilai, Negeri Sembilan. Known as one of the oldest private universities in Malaysia. It does not have strategic location that focusing on urban area but it sure offer abundant opportunities for people to study in Negeri Sembilan.

Diploma in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, April and August
Indicative fee of 2-years (2019): RM32,820

Degree in Mass Communication
General Intake: January, May and August
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM59,400

5. Taylor’s Lakeside Campus

Taylor’s Lakeside Campus was established in 1969, located in Subang Jaya, Selangor. It offers the finest facilities and best courses but comes with expensive tuition fee. It also offers Cambridge A Levels, South Australian Certificate, and etc.

Diploma in Mass Communication
General Intake: March and August
Indicative fee of 2-years (2019): RM54,000

Degree in Mass Communication
General Intake: March and August
Indicative fee of 3-years (Full-time) (2019): RM93,000

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Nicky Yap
I am a freelance commercial content writer and student of SEGI College studying Bachelor of Business with a major in Marketing. I love to travel and enjoy ‘Me’ time with a cup of coffee in a quiet cafe.

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