Equipping  men  and   women  to  fulfill  the  task  commanded  in Ephesians 4:11-13 (“PreparingGod’s people for works of service so that the body of Christ may be built up and becomemature”) and  in  Matthew 28:18-20 (“to make disciples of all nations”) by utilizing variousresources  through strategic  partnerships.

Basic Christian Vocation

  • Diploma of Theology
  • Bachelor of Theology
  • Master of Divinity

Basic Christian Studies

  • Diploma in Christian Studies
  • Graduate Diploma in Christian Studies
  • Master of Christian Studies

Continuing Theological Education

  • Bachelor of Theology
  • M.A ( Pastoral/ Youth Studies/ Missiology )
  • Master of Divinity ( CTE )

Graduate School

  • Master of Theology ( Missions/ Biblical Studies )
  • Doctor of Ministry
  • Doctor of Missiology

Professional Skills Training

  • Certificate in Child Studies
  • Certificate/ Diploma in Christian Counseling
  • Graduate Diploma in Christian Counseling
  • M.A ( Holistic Child Development )

Programs offered in Bahasa Malaysia

  • Diploma Dalam Teologi [ ] & Bachelor Dalam Teologi [ B.Th ]


Mission Statement

In response to the challenge of the new millennium, MBTS is committed to fulfill the Great Commission by:

  • Mobilising God’s people to serve as full-time and lay-ministers
  • Building up the spiritual leadership of the local churches
  • Training students to develop holistically (Heart-Head-Hands)
  • Serving our full-time ministers in their need for support and upgrading

Purpose Statement

To provide holistic training of God’s men and women for full-time and lay-ministers.


Curriculum is balanced (Holistic), relevant to local congregations, mission work and social needs and the courses area available in both English and Chinese.

Level Offered

From Certificate level up to Doctoral Programme. Majoring in areas such as Pastoral, Missions, Biblical Studies, Education, Youth Ministry, Early Childhood Education and Counseling.


The main campus is located at Penang Island ;-
40 A-D, Mukim 17, Batu Ferringhi,
11100 Penang, Malaysia
Tel: 604- 8811 245/ 604- 8811 078   Fax: 604- 8811 995
Email: Website:

and an off-campus branch is located at Klang Valley :-
No 66, Jalan Dwitasik, Dataran Dwitasik,
Bandar Sri Permaisuri, 56000 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 603- 9171 2658      Fax: 603- 9171 2659

For more information on Malaysia Baptist Theological Seminary,
please visit MBTS website by clicking on the logo below