PROGRAMS FOR DEGREE STUDIES IN 2019/2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
- Fall semester: September to January
- Spring semester: February to June
APPLICATION PERIODS FOR 2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
|Programs||Fall semester||Spring semester|
|Undergraduate||May 01 – July 15||–|
|Graduate||May 01- July 15||October 01-December 15|
|Exchange student||May 01- July 15||October 01-December 15|
|Internship||Through the year||Through the year|
Who can apply
An individual of foreign nationality with a high school diploma, who meets all the requirements for undergraduate programs, a Bachelor’s degree for Master programs, and a Master’s degree for PhD programs.
The courses are divided into foundation course, major courses and elective courses. The course unit is a credit hour. NUM offers free elective courses for students based on their own interests and wishes. Courses can be chosen within their majors, minors and double major courses and even in their interested schools or faculties at the NUM. In order to improve competitiveness of its students at the labor market and increase the prestige of its education, NUM offers students to specialize minors in addition to their majors which are comprised of not less than 30 credits.
The National University of Mongolia offers free elective courses for students based on their own interests and wishes. These courses can be chosen within their major minors and double major courses and even in their interested schools or faculties at the NUM. More than 90 degree programs are open to students all over a range of academic levels.
NUM offers free elective courses for students based on their own interests and wishes. These courses can be chosen within their major minors and double major courses and even in their interested schools or faculties at the NUM.
In order to improve competitiveness of its students at the labor market and increase prestige of its education, NUM offers students to specialize minors in addition to their majors which are comprised of not less than 30 credits.
NUM enables its students to specialize in double majors during their studies. Besides improving their competitiveness at the labor market, NUM motivates its students to sharpen their academic skills and competency and work hard towards success. The students who have attended all the foundation courses and obtained 1/3 credits of major courses with a GPA of 3.2 or above will be permitted to specialize in double major.
4 academic years for undergraduate, 5 academic years for undergraduate
Name of School
|1.||School of Arts and Sciences||Division of Natural Sciences||Department of Mathematics
Department of Physics
Department of Chemistry
Department of Biology
Department of Geography
Department of Geology and Geophysics
|Division of Humanities||Department of Philosophy and Religion studies
Department of History
Department of Mongolian Language studies
Department of Literature and Art studies
Department of British and American studies
Department of European studies
Department of Asian studies
|Division of Social Sciences||
Department of Anthropology and Archaeology
Department of Economics
Department of Education and Psychology
Department of Journalism and Public Relations
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Department of Political Science
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department of Applied Mathematics
Department of Information and Computer Science
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
Department of Environmental Sciences and Chemical Engineering
|4.||School of International relations and public administration||
|5.||School of Law||
The tuition fees are comparatively low than other foreign universities and institutions.
|Courses||Credits /year/||Cost per credit||Tuition fee /year/|
|Mongolian language program||21||325.700MNT||6.840.000MNT|
A regular master program at the NUM is comprised of 32 credits. The duration of master programs is 2-2.5 years. Students who wish to pursue their master studies in a different field from their background may attend preparation courses before entering into master programs. The preparation courses will last 2 semesters. The formal admission for a master program is 120 credits from a recognized higher education institution. the M.A/M.Sc. degrees are awarded after successful completion of required programs.
- Research master’s degree
Total course load is 30 credit hours including research thesis and additional research work of 4crdit hours. Regarding the core course, it is structured for the general education as 3 credit hours, major course as 6 credit hours and major specific course as 8 credit hours respectively.
- Major specific master’s degree
Total course load is 32 credit hours. The major specific master’s degree does not require thesis work and credit hours are fulfilled via internship. Regarding the core course, it is structured for the general education as 4 credit hours, major course as 12 credit hours, major specific course as 12 credit hours and practicums as 4credit hours respectively.
- Pre-master’s pathway
Applicants whose undergraduate and master’s degree are obtained in different fields and are eligible from the entrance examination are accepted conditionally and shall be enrolled to postgraduate programs upon the completion of a program set forth in 3.7.2, 3.8.3 of the General procedures on graduate training of NUM.
|1||DIVISION OF NATURAL SCIENCES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||Natural resources management||+|
|2||Remote-sensing in Environmental studies||+|
|13||Geology/ Geology and mineral resources management||+||+|
|14||DIVISION OF NATURAL SCIENCES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||GEOLOGY/Mineral exploration||+||+|
|25||Urban and regional planning||+|
|1||DIVISION OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||Career studies /interdisciplinary/||+|
|1||DIVISION OF HUMANITIES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||Philosophy of Buddhism||+|
|2||Linguistics of Foreign languages||+||+|
|3||Foreign language education||+||+|
|4||Translation of foreign language||+||+|
|5||International and country studies||+||+|
|1||SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCES||Environmental protection technology||+|
|4||Database simulation management||+|
|8||Material studies, new material technology||+|
|11||Nano science, nano-engineering||+|
|12||Forestry, forest management||+||+|
|1||SCHOOL OF BUSINESS||Tourism management||+||+|
|3||Foreign trade and customs management||+||+|
|8||Real estate valuation||+||+|
|10||Human resource management||+|
|1||SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION||Regional studies||+||+|
|4||International economic relations||+|
|1||SCHOOL OF LAW||International law||+||+|
A regular PhD program at the NUM is comprised of 30 credits for required courses and 30 credits for research /18 credits for research, 12 credits of dissertation/. The duration of doctor program is three to four years equal to 6-8 semesters. Students who hold M. A/M.Sc. degrees from recognized institutions are eligible to enroll in PhD programs.
|1||DIVISION OF NATURAL SCIENCES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||Biology|
|1||DIVISION OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||Anthropology|
|1||DIVISION OF HUMANITY SCIENCES, SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES||Buddhist philosophy|
|2||Foreign language linguistics|
|3||Foreign language translation|
|4||International and country studies|
|1||SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCES||Bio-engineering|
|4||Nano science, Nano-engineering|
|5||Forestry and forest management|
|1||SCHOOL OF BUSINESS||Business administration|
|1||SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION||Public administration|
|1||SCHOOL OF LAW||Legal studies|