Centre for Executive Programmes

Pusat Program Eksekutif 


Centre for Executive Programmes,
School of Professional and Continuing Education (UTMSPACE)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,
35-50,Jalan Kebudayaan 1,
Taman Universiti,
81300 Skudai, Johor

Tel No : +607 521 5325/3196
Email : upex@utmspace.edu.my
Fax : +607 521 5327

We offer programs for those who may not have the opportunity to pursue their studies in conventional academic programs. UTMSPACE Executive Programs are especially designed to enhance the skills and knowledge related to client’s vocation for career advancement. The programs directly address to the industry-specific issues and fulfil the needs of targeted workforce. After almost 8 years of experience in managing Executive Program, we learn that the market demands programs and modules that really fits their needs in filling the gaps between their years of experience and theoretical knowledge. Hence, our modules are carefully selected and developed, based on critical industrial needs and requirement. The Modules are developed by academician, professional and expert on the subject matters. We have produced more than 3,000 graduates with quality and balance in knowledge and skills. Our modular basis of conducting the programs allow our students to adjust their time and fulfil the course needs at the same time. The student will have enough time to complete assignments and conduct group discussions without compromising quality time with family.

UTMSPACE Executive Program covers various fields that suits the needs of everyone. With three Learning Centres located in Peninsular (Johor Bahru, Penang and Kuala Lumpur) and one in the west Malaysia (Sarawak), students will be able to come and learn at their convenient location. Currently, we provide two (2) programs; Professional Diploma and Executive Diploma that suit the need of everyone.

The objectives for having Diploma Executive programs are:

  • To provide a platform for a better career advancement for the client.
  • To enhance client’s skills and knowledge on the latest global development.
  • To develop client’s ability to manage emerging issues and challenges
  • To produce qualified, competitive and dynamic clients
  • To widen client’s networking

1.Entry Requirement for Diploma Executive

  • Passes SPM/SPMV/MCE or equivalent with 3 credits in any subjects
  • AND 3 years of working experience in the related field
  • Malaysian Citizen
  • The candidate should be at least 21 years old

Application is accepted throughout the year.New intake is by semester basis – February, June and October.

Complete the application form at www.utmspace.edu.my; Upon completion, make sure items in the list below are included.
i. Certified IC
ii. Academic certificates, (SPM- Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia, etc.)
iii. Employer confirmation letter
iv. Resume, and
v. Processing fee of RM106.00

List of programme offered

2. Entry Requirement for Degree Executive

  • Pass a Diploma Executive in Management from UTMSPACE, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,OR
  • Eligibility equivalent to it from any recognized institution, AND
  • Have at least 2 years of working experience in technical or non-technical fields, OR
  • Passed the Previous Experience Based Learning Accreditation (APEL MQA).
Complete the application form at www.utmspace.edu.my; Upon completion, make sure items in the list below are included.
i. Diploma Certificate
ii. Diploma Transcript
iii. Certified IC
iv. Academic certificates, (SPM- Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia, etc.)
v. Employer confirmation letter
vi. Resume, and
vii. Processing fee of RM106.00

Professional Diploma

Period of study 12 months (3 semester)
Number of modules to complete 11 modules and projects

Degree Executive

Period of study 2 years (6 semester)
Number of credits to complete 120 credits

Students are required to have 21 contact hours for Diploma and 42 contact hours for Degree Executive with the lecturer in the class. The classes are conducted during the weekend.

Saturday 2.30 pm – 8.00 pm
Sunday 8.00 am – 10.00 pm

The assessments in the class comprises of 2 (two) parts; Course work and Final Exam

Course Work (60%)

  • Individual Assignment
  • Group Assignment
  • Presentation
  • Report Writing
  • Attendance
  • Quizzes

Final Exam (40%)


In UTMSPACE, we strictly follow the MQA structure in running Executive Diploma Program since we first started in October 2010 and we will make sure our programs fulfill the requirements.

The recent SWA (Self-Accrediting Institution) being awarded to UTM in April 2013 promises that, all offered programs including UTMSPACE Executive Programs are closely monitored by UTM Senate and UTMSPACE Academic Committee to ensure the quality is not being compromised and is must be delivered by our recognized trainers.