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OUM Tawau Learning Centre,

Pendidikan Jarak Jauh Malaysia - PJJ
(Distance Education Malaysia)
Program Prasarjana Muda Pengajaran KPM-OUM Julai


OUM's PJJ-KPM-OUM programmes

KEMENTERIAN Pelajaran Malaysia (KPM) melalui Bahagian Pendidikan Guru (BPG) bekerjasama dengan Open University Malaysia (OUM) memperkenalkan Program Prasarjana Muda Pengajaran KPM-OUM, mulai Julai ini.

Entry requirements for OUM's PJJ-KPM-OUM programmes
For PJJ-KPM-OUM programmes:
Currently teaching at the Ministry of Education schools
Confirmed in the service
Less than 45 years of age at the time of application

Additional requirements specific to the programme:
All new students under PJJ-KPM-OUM programme have to pay registration fees of RM 120.00 at time of registration.

Here is a sample of FORM in PDF for download : Borang_PJJ-KPM
More about OUM PJJ : PJJ-KPM-OUM programmes

Open University Malaysia (OUM) in China
OUM to export programmes to China

Open University Malaysia (OUM) is targeting China and Zambia as the next destinations to expand its educational programmes. The university is working towards collaborating with education institutions in China to offer its courses.

Friday, 18 May 2012
President/vice-chancellor Prof Emeritus Tan Sri Anuwar Ali


OUM has successfully setting foot in seven countries in Asia and the Middle East.

The seven international learning centres were in :
Sri Lanka

Its first international project in 2001 was to provide training for teachers in Sri Lanka.
In 2012 OUM, in collaboration with the Graduate School of Management in Colombo, Sri Lanka launched its Master of Business Administration (MBA) and PhD in business administration programme.

OUM's post-graduate programmes offered in Hungary were MBA and Master in information technology.
In June 2012, OUM went to Zambia to start training programmes there.

Under the smart partnership with overseas institutions, OUM is responsible for development of course curriculum, conducting assessment and awarding degrees while its partners manage and deliver the programmes.

The KSK-OUM-IPD partnership will introduce new courses at certificate and executive diplomas levels for Sarawak and Sabah students.

OUM now has 53 Learning Centers throughout Malaysia. The Learning Centers are managed by team of administrators. As part of the learning environment infrastructure, OUM’s Learning Centers are fully equipped with tutorial rooms, computer laboratories, library and Internet facilities.

Open University Malaysia is the largest Open and Distance Learning (ODL) institution in Malaysia with about 25,000 students. OUM offer a wide range of adult learning opportunities in Malaysia including teaching skills, child care and much more. In terms of teaching and learning, the OUM approach with combining printed materials as the main learning resource supplemented by face-to-face interactions at regional centers and online learning through Learning Management System (LMS).

The offers of OUM in overseas countries.

OUM offers two programmes in collaboration with learning institutions in overseas countries :
1) undergraduate programmes
2) post-graduate programmes

The post-graduate courses in the overseas are mostly :
1) Business Administration
2) Information Technology - IT.

The university plans to offer more selected undergraduate courses in certain countries, depending on demand and factors such as technology access, allied infrastructure, level of education and English language proficiency.

Learning Centres of Open University Malaysia

Learning Centres main campus at Jalan Tun Ismail, Kuala Lumpur.
OUM has a strong network of learning centres nationwide. These learning centres are located at major cities and towns, from Peninsular Malaysia to Sabah and Sarawak.

OUM has 53 Learning Centres nationwide fully equipped with tutorial rooms, computer laboratories, library and Internet facilities.

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Kedah

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Penang
Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Sabah

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Sarawak

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Johor

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Kelantan

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Klang

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Melaka (Melacca)

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Pahang

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Perak

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Negeri Sembilan

Open University Malaysia Learning Centers in Terengganu

More about Open Universities in Asia : The Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU)

Faculty of Nursing & Allied Health Sciences
Open University Malaysia

Advanced Diploma In Teaching Methodology
Fee RM9,000
Bachelor of Nursing Science with Honours
Fee RM26,000
Master of Nursing
Fee RM20,000
Doctor of Nursing
Fee RM43,000

Sila hantar dokumen-dokumen berikut
(Applicants required to submit the following documents):

1 2 salinan sijil-sijil and transkrip akademik yang disahkan (SPM/O'LEVEL, STPM/A' Level/Matrikulasi/Diploma).
2 certified copies of your academic certificates and transcripts (SPM/O'LEVEL, STPM/A' Level/Matrikulasi/Diploma).
2 Pengesahan majikan (jika berkenaan)
Get a confirmation from your employer if you are employed.
3 Sertakan Yuran Permohonan sebanyak RM15.00 dalam bentuk draf bank/Kiriman Wang/Wang Pos dibayar kepada UNITEM. Yuran ini tidak akan dikembalikan.
Enclose an application fee of RM15.00 by Bank Draft or Money Order made payable to UNITEM
4 2 salinan kad pengenalan (pemohon Malaysia) ATAU Paspot (pemohon antarabangsa) yang disahkan.
2 copies of your certified IC for Malaysian (Passport for International applicants)
5 Satu keping setem bernilai 30 sen (untuk permohonan dalam Malaysia).
One 30 cent stamp (for application within Malaysia)

Dokumen-dokumen di atas perlu dihantar ke alamat berikut sebelum tarikh tutup permohonan
All the documents must be posted to the following address before the closing date:
Open University Malaysia
Rumah Meteor, Jalan Tun Ismail, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
(Attention: Admission Unit)

For any enquiries, please send email to

Permohonan bagi program Sarjana Muda yang tidak memenuhi syarat kelayakan masuk melalui kemasukan biasa akan diproses bagi Kemasukan Fleksibel. Syarat kelayakan masuk melalui Kemasukan Fleksibel:
Application for a Bachelor's Degree program which does not meet the entry requirement for normal entry will be processed for Flexible Entry. The entry requirement for Flexible Entry:

Berumur sekurang-kurangnya 21 tahun pada atau sebelum 1 Januari tahun permohonan; dan
At least 21 years old on or before 1st January of the application year; and

Memiliki LCE/PMR/SRP atau sijil setara; dan
Obtained a minimum of LCE/SRP/PMR or its equivalent; and

Mempunyai pengalaman pembelajaran terdahulu yang relevan dengan program yang dipohon.
Has relevant prior learning experience for the programme applied.


1) Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
2) Applied and Pure Sciences
3) Business and Management
4) Computer Science and IT
5) Education and training
6) Engineering
7) Health and Medicine
8) Humanities
9) MBA
10) Social Studies and Media
11) Travel and Hospitality

1) Career based/Vocational courses
2) Pathways to undergraduate courses
3) Undergraduate courses
4) Postgrad/Graduate courses
5) MBA courses
6) Doctoral degree - PhD courses

Open University Malaysia (OUM), Malaysia

● Established 10 August 2000
● Registered 23 May 2001
● First intake August 2001 (753 learners)
● Launched 26 August 2002
● 7th private university in Malaysia
● A consortium of the 11 public  universities
● 95% working adults
● Enrolment exceeded 100,000 students in 2010

Features & Benefits

● All programmes are approved by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
● Programmes are of the highest quality equivalent to IPTAs
● Learning materials are designed by leading academics from IPTAs
● Flexible entry, payment, time and learning methods to cater for everyone
● Work and study
● State-of-the-art facilities:
-ISO certified Digital Library
-Interactive Online Learning System
-Centre for Instructional Design and Technology

Flexible Learning Pedagogy


Entry requirement

Option entry requirement
Diploma SPM 3 Credits -
Degree SPM + STPM Recognized Diploma Or Equivalent Flexible Entry
Masters Recognized Degree Qualification Flexible Entry
Phd DBA Recognized Master Qualification -

  Progrmma Fee Structure of OUM
OUM Programmes
Fee Range (RM)
1 Diploma 11,000 – 24,000
2 Degree 22,000 – 24,000
3 Master 14,000 – 26,000
4 PhD / DBA 25,000 – 42,000

Where to get Financing support for your course:

1 PTPTN (For Undergraduate programmes only) For Open Market learners only (Requirements must be fulfilled)
2 EPF Withdrawal Account 2
3 Bank Study Loans

MQA & JPA Recognition
In 2012 there are 52 programmes that are fully accredited
by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

DIPLOMA 1. Management
2. Human Resource Management
3. Information Technology
4. Early Childhood Education
1. Business Administration Management
2. Human Resource Management
3. Management
4. Accounting
5. Technology Management
6. Information Technology
7. Information Technology and Management
8. Information Technology with Net Working
9. Information Technology with Software Engineering
10. Education (TESL)
11. Education (Mathematics)
12. Education (Administration)
13. Nursing Science
14. Sports Science
MASTER Business Administration
Information Technology
Environmental Science Management
Information Science (Competitive Intelligence)
Instructional Design and Technology
Human Resource Management
Project Management
PhD PhD (Business Administration)
PhD (Information Technology)
PhD (Education) 4.
PhD (Engineering) PhD (Science

Consortium of 11 Public Universities
that set up OUM UNIVERSITI TERBUKA MALAYSIA on 10 August 2000

The OUM University’s organization structure:

On 23 January 1998, a consortium of 11 public universities was incorporated as Multimedia Technology Enhancement Operation Sdn Bhd (METEOR), with the main role of developing multimedia technology applications for the education sector. OUM belongs to UNITEM Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of METEOR, as shown in the following organisation chart.


University of Malaya

Universiti Sains Malaysia

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

International Islamic University Malaysia

Universiti Utara Malaysia

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

Universiti Malaysia Sabah

Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris

Universiti Putra Malaysia

Universiti Teknologi Mara

Higher Education for working adults in Malaysia

OUM Tawau Learning Centre

Lot 390-395, Fasa 2, Bandar Sri Indah, Batu 10, Jalan Apas, 91000 Tawau, Sabah

The Old Tawau Learning Centre,  Open University MalaysiaThe Old Tawau Learning Centre,  Open University Malaysia
The Old Tawau Learning Centre, Open University Malaysia

OUM Tawau
The above was the old Tawau Learning Centre in Jalan St. Patrick, Tawau. It is now closed and moved to Bandar Sri Indah, 10 km from Tawau town center.

Old address :  Wisma Jin Ho, Tingkat 2, Jalan St. Patrick, 91000 Tawau, Sabah. Wisma Jin Ho, Tingkat 2, Jalan St. Patrick,
Tawau, Sabah

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