Master of Health Science (Hearing & Speech)

Master of Health Science (Hearing & Speech)

The Masters (by research) program are aimed at students to pursue advance level knowledge in specialized areas of hearing and speech-language. The Master’s program is conducted over 2 years. Students are closely supervised to conduct research in specific areas in Audiology and Speech-language Pathology.

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in related field with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or any Institution of higher learning recognized by the Senate; or
  • Other qualification equivalent to a Bachelor Degree and other qualification or experience recognized by the Senate.
  • International applicant should get a minimum score of 550 for TOEFL or Band 6.0 for IELTS

Research Areas

Areas in Audiology include:

  • Cochlear implant
  • Hearing amplification
  • Pediatric audiology
  • Auditory processing disorders
  • Vestibular and Balance disorders
  • Tinnitus
  • Aural Rehabilitation
  • Measurements in audiology

Areas in Speech-language pathology include:

  • Children’s language
  • Voice & Resonance
  • Fluency
  • Swallowing and Feeding
  • Telepractice
  • Aural Rehabilitation
  • Community based Rehabilitation
  • Speech-language pathology practice & education