Department of Mass Communication


The degree programme provides pathways to:

  • Postgraduate Study: This programme prepares you with a solid foundation in film studies to enable you to pursue a Master’s degree in screen or communication studies.

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification: STPM
Minimum Entry Requirement: 2 Principal Passes 

Academic Qualification: GCE A Level
Minimum Entry Requirement: 2 Principal Passes 

Academic Qualification: UEC
Minimum Entry Requirement: 5 Credits (Min Grade B) 

Academic Qualification: Foundation/ Matriculation
Minimum Entry Requirement: Pass with CGPA ≥ 2.00

Academic Qualification: International Baccalaureate (IB)
Minimum Entry Requirement: 29/42 points from 6 subjects

Academic Qualification: Diploma
Minimum Entry Requirement: Recognised Diploma with CGPA ≥ 2.00 and Credit in O-Level/ SPM/UEC English or; Diploma Media and Communication (Credit in O-Level/ SPM/UEC English is not required) 

Course Overview

KDU Penang’s BA (Hons) in Media Production degree program emphasizes the quality of content and story-telling elements in the process of media production. Students will acquire latest industrial standard’s practices through engagement with our industrial partners in guest lecture sharing sessions, talks, field trips to production house, real-world projects of assignments, live show presentation and final year project. In addition, students will work as intern in related industry for future career development.

The program will be validated by the reputable Lincoln School of Film & Media from University of Lincoln in UK with dual award arrangement.