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What is the total number of departments in the faculty?

There are 4 departments in the Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, UPM:

  • Department of Malay Language (Block A, Ground Floor)
  • Department of English (Block A, Level 1)
  • Department of Foreign Language (Block A, Level 2)
  • Department of Communication (Block B, Ground Floor)
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    What services are provided by the Malay Heritage Museum, UPM?

    The Malay Heritage Museum, UPM, provides various services and activities related to Malay cultural heritage. Some of the services typically offered by this museum include:

  • Guided Tours: The museum often provides guided tours for visitors. These tours are typically conducted by knowledgeable guides who provide information and stories about the exhibits and the Malay heritage showcased in the museum.
  • Permanent and Temporary Exhibitions: The Malay Heritage Museum, UPM, displays both permanent collections and temporary exhibitions related to Malay culture, history, art, and heritage. Visitors can explore these exhibitions to gain a deeper understanding of Malay heritage.
  • Educational Activities: The museum may also organize educational activities such as art workshops, lectures, and other educational programs for schools, student groups, and the general public.
  • Venue Rental: The museum may allow the use of its premises for special events such as conferences, meetings, and weddings.
  • Reference and Research Services: The museum may offer reference and research services to individuals or organizations interested in delving into specific aspects of Malay heritage.
  • Souvenir Shop: Typically, there is a souvenir shop that sells products related to Malay heritage, including art pieces, books, and souvenirs.
  • For further information about services, operating hours, and special events hosted by the Malay Heritage Museum, UPM, it is recommended to visit the museum's official website or contact them directly.
  • Official Website of the Malay Heritage Museum
  • Official Social Media (Facebook) of the Malay Heritage Museum
  • Official Social Media (TikTok) of the Malay Heritage Museum
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    What services are provided by the Putra FM 90.7?

    Putra FM 90.7 is a radio station at a public university in Malaysia. The services provided by Putra FM 90.7 include:

  • Radio Broadcasting: Putra FM 90.7 offers radio broadcasts with various types of programs, including music, news, entertainment, and thematic programs that cater to the interests of listeners.
  • Information and News: The station also delivers the latest news and information related to current issues, sports, and recent developments.
  • Entertainment: Putra FM 90.7 provides a variety of entertainment programs such as celebrity interviews, discussions, and radio games to entertain its listeners.
  • Education: In addition to entertainment, the station is also involved in educational programs aimed at providing knowledge to listeners on various educational topics.
  • Promotions and Special Events: Putra FM 90.7 may also organize special events, contests, and promotions involving its listeners.
  • For more information and the latest broadcast schedule, you can visit the official website or follow the official social media accounts of Putra FM 90.7 as follows:
  • Official Website of Putra FM 90.7 (currently under maintenance)
  • Official Social Media (Facebook) of Putra FM 90.7
  • Official Social Media (Instagram) of Putra FM 90.7
  • Official Social Media (TikTok) of Putra FM 90.7

  • Academic
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    What is meant by the Trimester Bachelor's Program?

    Trimester program refers to a bachelor's degree program conducted in a trimester format and part-time mode. This means that the academic year or semester in this program is divided into three short trimesters, as opposed to the traditional semester format, which typically has only two semesters in one academic year. For more information, please visit the Undergraduate Program (Trimester Program).

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    What undergraduate programs are offered by the Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, UPM?  

    There are nine (9) undergraduate programs offered by the Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, UPM, namely:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Malay Language and Linguistics with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in Malay Literature with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Linguistics with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Literature with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in Arabic Language with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in French Language Studies with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in German Language Studies with Honors
  • Bachelor of Arts in Mandarin Language Studies with Honors
  • Bachelor of Communication with Honors
  • For more information, please visit the Undergraduate Program (Full Time).

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    What are the entry requirements for the Bachelor study program at the Faculty of Modern Languages ​​and Communication, UPM?  

    To find out more about the admission requirements for Bachelor's degree programs, please visit the Entry Requirements for Full-Time Undergraduate Programs.

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    What are the progammes offered for Postgraduate students in Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, UPM?

    There are three (3) programmes offered by Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, UPM which are:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Master of Arts (MA) and Master of Science (MSc) by Research
  • Master by Coursework
  • For more information, please visit the Postgraduate Programmes.

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    What are the entry requirements for Postgraduate programmes in Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, UPM?

    To find out more about the entry requirements for Postgraduate programmes, please visit the Entry Requirements for Postgraduate Programmes.


    Contact Us
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    Who should I contact regarding academic and student issues?

    You can contact the Deputy Dean's Office (Academic and Students) at 03-9769 8662. You also can visit Deputy Dean's Office (Academic and Students) Directory.

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    Who should I contact regarding graduate and international academic issues?

    You can contact the Deputy Dean's Office (Graduate Studies and International) at 03-9769 8778. You also can visit Deputy Dean's Office (Graduate Studies and International) Directory.

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    Who should I contact regarding research, industry and community relations issues?

    You can contact the Deputy Dean's Office (Research, Industry and Community Relations) at 03-9769 8663. You also can visit Deputy Dean's Office (Research, Industry and Community Relations) Directory.


    Ujian Penilaian Bahasa Melayu (UKOM)
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    Who needs to take UKOM?

    Local UPM undergraduate students, who are in semester 3 and above;

  • obtained Grade C and below for the Advanced Malay Language course (BBM3401) OR
  • obtained Grade C- and below for Malay language subjects at the Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) level OR
  • obtained Grade A- and below in Malay subjects at the Sjil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) level
  • For further information, kindly visit https://fbmk.upm.edu.my/ukom-4003?L=en.

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    Who do I need to contact regarding UKOM?

    Students can email to the assistant registrar of the Faculty of Modern Languages ​​and Communication, Mr. Mohd Husaini Amir bin Nik, ma_husaini@upm.edu.my and the Office Assistant of the Malay Language Department, FBMK, Mrs. Nurul Huda bin Kamarul Ariffin, ka_nurulhuda@upm.edu.my for further assistance.

    Updated:: 10/10/2023 [puteri]

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