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Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department of Social Sciences

The Department of Social Sciences and American Degree Transfer Program is the one of the main providers of liberal arts education under the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.  As Nilai University believes in holistic education, the Department of Social Sciences plays a major role in providing students with exposure to areas related to humanities, social sciences, fine arts and sports.  Essentially, the Department runs the American Degree Transfer Program (ADTP).
Comprising a team of qualified and dedicated lecturers, the Department of Social Sciences and American Degree Transfer Program is involved in all academic programmes as it runs compulsory courses as well as university courses.  These courses reflect Nilai University’s dedication in using critical, interdisciplinary approaches in providing students with the total student experience.   These courses focus on the cultivation of critical skills that challenge students to delve deeper and analyse the connection between the various aspects of life.
The Department of Social Sciences and American Degree Transfer Program plays a vital role in ensuring that the education provided by Nilai University produces students who can think, interact and function well in their personal and professional life.  


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Please email Ms. Sharifah Halimah Syed Jafar (Head, Department of Social Sciences and American Degree Transfer Program) at or call 06-8502338 (ext 412).

Nilai U's American Degree Program prepares students for rewarding careers in the field of Business, Computing, Applied Science, Engineering and Liberal Arts.

This program is the right choice for students who are outgoing,  adventurous, proactive, creative,  and independent.   It is also suitable for those who enjoy the freedom of choice  and the flexibility offered by the American university system.

American Degree Transfer Program with options in Business, Science and Engineering, and Liberal Arts.

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