PROGRAMMES OFFERED

Programmes Offered

Malaysian Institute of Art offers full-time programmes in the following disciplines. All programmes are approved by the Ministry of Education Malaysia (MOE) and accredited by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

 

  • Certificate in Art and Design (N/211/3/0038) December2023 (MQA/PA11240)
  • Diploma in Fine Art (R2/211/4/0004) July2021 (MQA/FA1510)
  • Diploma in Graphic Design (R2/213/4/0009) July2021 (MQA/FA1512)
  • Diploma in Interior Design (R2/581/4/0083) July2021 (MQA/FA1514)
  • Diploma in Illustration (R2/213/4/0011) July 2021 (MQA/FA1511)
  • Diploma in Industrial Design (R2/214/4/0010) July 2021 (MQA/FA1513)
  • Diploma in Music (R2/212/4/0001) July 2021 (MQA/FA1509)
  • Diploma in Textile and Fashion Design (R2/214/4/0009) July 2021 (MQA/FA1515)
  • Diploma in Event Management (N/812/4/0194) July 2024 (MQA/PA11381)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design 3+0 in collaboration with Birmingham City University, UK (N/581/6/0111) OCTOBER2023(MQA/PA11334) 

MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (MALAYSIAN STUDENTS ONLY)

Applicants who fulfilled the following minimum entry requirement can apply to study at MIA by submitting the relevant application form together with a non-refundable application fee of RM 250.

Programme Minimum Entry Requirements
Certificate in Art and Design
(N/211/3/0038) December 2023 (MQA/PA11240)
  • SPM with minimum 1 credit in any  subjects and passes in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah; or
  • UEC with minimum 1 Grade B in any subjects; or
  • O-Level with minimum 1 Grade C in any subjects; or
  • Any equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian government.
Diploma in Fine Art
(R2/211/4/0004) July 2021 (MQA/FA1510)

Diploma in Graphic Design
(R2/213/4/0009) July 2021 (MQA/FA1512)

Diploma in Interior Design
(R2/581/4/0083) July 2021 (MQA/FA1514)

Diploma in Illustration
(R2/213/4/0011) July 2021 (MQA/FA1511)

Diploma in Industrial Design
(R2/214/4/0010) July 2021 (MQA/FA1513)

Diploma in Textile and Fashion Design
(R2/214/4/0009) July 2021 (MQA/FA1515)
  • SPM with minimum 3 credits in any subjects and passes in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah; or
  • UEC with minimum 3 Grade B in any subjects; or
  • O-Level with minimum 3 Grade C in any subjects; or
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian government; AND
  • Submit two (2) A4 size drawings (personal choice of media, technique and subject matter).
Diploma in Music
(R2/212/4/0001) July 2021 (MQA/FA1509)
  • SPM with minimum 3 credits in any subjects and passes in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah; or
  • UEC with minimum 3 Grade B in any subjects; or
  • O-Level with minimum 3 Grade C in any subjects; or
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian government; AND
    1. Grade 5 in practical and theory for piano (A.B.R.S.M. certificate or equivalent); or
    2. Grade 4 in practical and theory for other musical instruments (A.B.R.S.M. certificate or equivalent); or
    3. Pass audition arranged by MIA.
Diploma in Event Management
(N/812/4/0194) July 2024 (MQA/PA11381)
  • SPM with minimum 3 credits in any subjects and passes in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah; or
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian government.
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design 3+0 in collaboration with Birmingham City University, UK
(N/581/6/0111) Oct 2023 (MQA/PA11334)
  • Pass STPM with minimum 2 Grade C including a pass in SPM English; or
  • Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with minimum 5 Grade B including a pass in English; or
  • Pass A-Level with minimum 2 Grade C; or
  • Pass Diploma (Level 4, MQF) in relevant recognized field or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.00; or
  • Pass Matriculation / Foundation or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.00; or Other qualification recognized by the government of Malaysia; AND
    1. Pass Malaysian University English Test (MUET) with at least Band 1; and
    2. Credit in English 1119 or any English qualification recognized by BCU; and
    3. Submit Portfolio. For applicants with Diploma qualification, please submit your final year Diploma Project Portfolio (to be saved in CD in pdf or jpeg format).