• Should you fail to obtain the information for the programme searched at this portal, you may also check the programme through the portal on the Provisional Accreditation http://www2.mqa.gov.my/pasp for the status of Provisional Accreditation.
  • Search result that shows 'No such record of the information in the database' is likely due to one of the following reasons:
    (a) Programme has obtained Provisional Accreditation, however has yet to reach the level of maturity for the Higher Education Provider (HEP) to apply for Full Accreditation; or
    (b) HEP did not apply for Provisional Accreditation and/or Full Accreditation; or
    (c) Programme was conducted before 1997; or
    (d) Programme failed to achieve Full Accreditation.

  • ONLY ACCREDITED PROGRAMMES offered by the Higher Education Provider (HEP) in Malaysia are listed in the MQR and it DOES NOT INCLUDE the offshore deliveries unless stated otherwise.

  • For dual awards, ONLY THE ACCREDITED QUALIFICATIONS AWARDED BY THE HEP IN MALAYSIA are listed in the MQR. The award conferred by the partner institution will neither be evaluated nor registered in the MQR.

  • Accreditation is granted BASED ON THE LOCATION where the programme is conducted by the HEP unless stated otherwise. Programmes conducted at other locations that are not specified in the MQR are therefore NOT ACCREDITED.

  • Effective from January 1, 2017, the Government recognition for the purpose of appointment into the public service sector is under the purview of MQA. [Prior to that date, it is under the purview of The Permanent Committee on Assessment and Recognition of Qualifications (JTPPK), Ministry of Higher Education].
    To check on the status of Government recognition for the purpose of appointments into the public service sector before January 1, 2017, please refer to the Civil Service Qualification Recognition System (esisraf) http://www2.mqa.gov.my/esisraf.
    To check on the status of Government recognition for the purpose of appointment into the public service sector starting from January 1, 2017, please refer to this portal on the status information of programs under the statement of 'Equivalency for Public Services'.

    We wish to inform that Malaysian Qualifications Register (MQR) gradually registering the accreditation status of Malaysian Public Universities postgraduate programmes (Master’s Degree, Level 7 and Doctorate Degree, Level 8 of the Malaysian Qualifications Framework, MQF) starting from 2013. This is largely due to the audit exercise on those postgraduate programmes undertaken by MQA in 2013.
    Prior to the registration, the programmes were conducted based on the existing rules and regulations applicable at that time as stipulated by the Ministry of Higher Education. As such, they are deemed to have satisfied all the requirements pertaining to the quality and standards recognized by the government.


  • Search can be done using a keyword or a combination of keywords
    Example of search : Diploma in Computer Science program
    (1) Type Computer Science in the Name of Qualification column
    (2) Choose Diploma at Type of Qualification column
    (3) Click on Search button

 Versi Bahasa Melayu

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Reference Number

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Name of Qualification


Name of the Institution

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Type of Qualification


Level of Qualification





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