Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)  JPT/BPP (MQA/PA9290) 03/23


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The Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) at Quest International University Perak (QIUP) is designed for those of us who eagerly try to understand the "Why?" when it comes to human behaviour, and to scientifically explore this. This programme provides well-rounded exposure to the key areas of Psychology and usage
of research tools which can be applied to various industries such as media, education, clinical, and corporate. The experience, training and expertise gained in this programme will provide students with skills and knowledge on how to ask critical questions, observe behaviour, collect and analyse data, and apply techniques to positively influence and improve a person’s quality of work and life.

Industrial training networks will be established to ensure that students have opportunities to attach themselves to any field of interest and ensure they graduate into the job market with relevant experience. In addition, this programme provides electives as a foundation for specialisation in specific fields in
psychology such as Clinical, Forensic, Media, and Sports Psychology.

Matapelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU)
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Communication Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Community Service


  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • Malaysian Studies 3
  • Communication Skills
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Community Service
University Courses
  • English for Academic Purposes I
  • English for Academic Purposes II
  • Study of Society / English Proficiency
  • Introduction to Management
  • Computer Theory & Application
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Co-curricular activities
Compulsory Courses
  • Fundamentals of Psychology
  • Introduction to Statistical Methods in Psychology
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Ethics in Psychology
  • Biological Basis of Behaviour
  • History & Systems in Psychology
  • Personality, Motivation & Emotions
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Memory, Thinking & Intelligence
  • Learning Disabilities & Behaviour Modification
  • Psychological Test & Measurement
  • Educational Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Counselling Psychology
  • Research Project
  • Health Psychology
  • Cross Cultural Psychology
  • Introduction to Industrial and Organisational Psychology
  • Elective 1 (Clinical/ Forensic/ Sports/ Media Psychology)
  • Elective 2 (Clinical/ Forensic/ Sports/ Media Psychology)
  • Industrial Training
Examinations Requirements
Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) Pass STPM or equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.00) in two subjects and credit in Mathematics and Science and Pass English at SPM level
General Certificate of Education
Advanced (“A”) levels
Pass A-Level with passes in 2 subjects including and credit in Mathematics and Science and Pass English at “O” level
Matriculation / Foundation Pass with a minimum CGPA 2.0 and credit in Mathematics and Science and Pass English at SPM level
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with a minimum of Grade B in 5 subjects including Mathematics, Science and English
Other Qualifications Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

3 intakes in a year


Mode of Study: Full-time / Part-time


Full-time – 3 years
Part-time – 5 years

Student’s ability is gauged both through continuous assessment and final exam. The continuous assessment is comprised of tests/quizzes, topical exercises, and projects/assignments which account for an allocation of 50 – 60% of marks depending on the course. The balance of marks are allocated for the final examination.