Master of Protective Security Management (MPSM)

Master of Protective Security Management (MPSM)


Protective security can no longer be treated in isolation. Knowledge on protective security has developed and essentially turned into a wide-ranging strategy via science and technology set to be effective and operative. Protective security is at the core of security science development, which offers comprehensive knowledge on leading edge security management, security principles and technologies, and other related fields with the central theme of security risk and risk management. Therefore, the Centre for IT Advancement (CITA) proudly offers a Master of Protective Security Management. This program is designed especially for those organizations dealing with critical infrastructures and key installations, such as government agencies, energy & utilities, health services, transportation, banking & finance, info & telecommunication, etc.

Program/MQR No.

Master of Protective Security Management – By Mixed Mode
MQR Code: MQA/FA0556

General Requirements

A Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 or its equivalent, as accepted by the University Senate OR;
A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.5 , can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in relevant field OR;
A Postgraduate Diploma in related fields OR;
Other qualifications that are recognised by the Government of Malaysia (e.g. APEL).

English Requirements

At least 500 (paper based) / 173 (computer based) / 60 (internet based) in TOEFL or 5.0 in IELTS if their degree is from a university where English is not the medium of instruction OR;
English language proficiency as determined by the IIUM English Placement Test (EPT) with a minimum of band 5.0.

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