XMUM Forges New Collaborative Partnerships with 4 Global Universities


To offer a wide range of further study opportunities for its students, Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM) signed 4 new collaborative agreements with University of Auckland, Massey University, Dublin Business School, and University of Strathclyde in February 2020. Details of each collaboration are as follows:

  • School of Energy and Chemical Engineering of XMUM has signed a mutual understanding agreement with Faculty of Engineering, University of Auckland to foster academic exchange and cooperation. It is expected that in the upcoming years, both institutions will work together towards further collaboration, including student mobility, joint research and academic exchange.

  • Massey University signed an articulation pathway with XMUM on their Master’s programmes, which include Master of Business Studies, Master of Management, Master of Applied Linguistics etc. They will offer an exemption on English Proficiency test and a tuition fee rebate to all XMUM students who enroll in the programmes listed in the agreement.

  • Dublin School of Business (DBS) and XMUM have extended their academic partnership by officially forming a postgraduate pathway towards DBS Master’s programmes. DBS has also agreed to offer various scholarships to XMUM applicants with high academic achievement.

  • With University of Strathclyde, an articulation progression agreement was signed,to form a degree pathway for XMUM students who would like to pursue further study in Journalism, Advertising or Media & Communications areas. This progression allows them to directly proceed into Strathclyde Master's Programmes once they fulfill the stipulated entry requirements.

In order to provide inclusive, diverse and exceptional opportunities for itsstaff and students, XMUM has been actively expanding its international collaborative partnerships in the past few years.

So far, the University has established academic partnerships with 13 highly acclaimed universities who share similar strategic objectives and values in education, allowing XMUM students to progress into respective postgraduate programmes offered by partner universities after the completion of undergraduate study.

In the upcoming year,International Affairs Office of XMUM will continually extend the range of our partnerships. Should you have any further queries regarding our partner universities, please do not hesitate to visit our office at B1#203 or email us at intaffairs@xmu.edu.my.

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