A applicant with qualification which is not recognised by the Board shall be required to sit for the Part I and II Examination conducted by the Architectural Examination Council of Malaysia.
The list of Architectural Programmes accredited by the Board refers to programmes conducted by the relevant universities/institutions on a full times basis at their main campuses. The list does not include programmes conducted by the said universities/institution wither in the form of twinning, franchise or based on agreements between recognised and and unrecognised universities/institutions. Applicant from the said programmes are required to sit and pass the Part I and Part II Examination before they are qualified to register as a Graduate Architect with the Board.
Applicant from any unrecognised programmes are only allowed to be given a maximum of one (1) year advanced standing or thirty percent (30%) of credit transfer with a recognised Part I programme subject that such programme has been recognised by Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA).
Application for registration must be submitted in the prescribed
Registration Form together with the following :-
2 copies of recent photographs
a copy of Identity Card / Passport
a copy of the SPM or O Level equivalent
a copy of the STPM, A Level, Foundation, Matriculation or the equivalent
a copy of the Diploma or Degree (Part I and II)
Examination transcripts for each year of study
a copy of the exemption of Part I and II Examination LAM where relevant
Registration fee for the amount of RM 100.00 and RM 100.00 for the processing fee vide cheque / money order / bank draft in favour of the 'Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia’. Payment can be made in one (1) cheque.
All documents submitted must be certified as true copies by an Architect registered with the Board.