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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PH.D)

Overview:

 

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) program aims to produce scholars who will lead in their respective fields of research.

There are eleven (11) fields of study offered by FEP namely:

  1. Economics
  2. Business Economics
  3. Tourism
  4. Hospitality
  5. Management
  6. Marketing
  7. Human Resource Management
  8. Finance
  9. Accounting
  10. Corporate Leadership
  11. Business Law

 

Candidates pursuing this degree should be capable of conducting independent research in their fields or related areas. Graduates from this program can be employed in academia, research institution or public and private agencies.

 

Candidates are required to provide a brief outline of their proposed research to ensure that their research interests match the expertise of faculty members. Upon enrolment, each student will be assigned with an academic advisor, who will guide them in organizing their studies.


 

Curriculum Structure

 
  • The Ph.D program consist of course work, seminar, comprehensive examination (CE), thesis, and viva voce (thesis examination).
  • Candidates are required to complete 9 credit hours of coursework consisting of a compulsory research methodology course (3 credit hours) and elective courses (6 credit hours).
  • Candidates are required to register for a seminar (1 credit) course which is offered every semester.
  • Candidates must pass the CE prior to commencing their research.
  • Candidates must present and pass the viva voce (thesis examination).
  • More information on list of courses, click here

Entry Requirements

  Candidate should have a Master Degree from a local or international institution recognized by UPM.
     
English Requirements  

For international candidates only:

  • 550 for the TOEFL Paper-based Test (Academic Version); or
  • Band 6.0 for IELTS (Academic Training) ; or
  • 79-80 for TOEFL Internet-based Test (Academic Version); or
  • Level 109 for CIEP at ELS Language Centre; or
  • Band 4 for MUET
     
Career
 

Researcher, Lecturer and Consultant

     

Programme Recognition

 

AACSB Accredited

     
Brochure:   For program brochure, CLICK HERE
     
Fees and financial assistance:  

Basic fees imposed are:

      1st semester     2nd – 4th semester     5th – 6th semester     7th and subsequent semesters     Study Cost for Max 4 years     Study Cost for Max 5 years

Local 

   

RM2,512.50

    RM2,262.50        RM1,700.00     RM2,700.00     RM18,100.00     RM23,500.00
International    

RM5,862.50

   

RM4,112.50

   

RM3,550.00

    RM3,900.00     RM33,100.00     RM40,900.00

 

More information on financial assistance, please click here

     

Programme coordinator: 

 
PhD (Economics and Business Economics):    

PhD (Entrepreneurship, Hospitality and Tourism):

Name: Dr. Nor Yasmin Mhd Bani     Name: Assoc Prof Dr. Anuar Shah Bali Mahomed
Office: +603 - 9769 7248     Office: +603- 9769 7643
Email:nor_yasmin@upm.edu.my     Email: anuar@upm.edu.my

PhD (Accounting and Finance):     PhD (Business Studies):
Name: Assoc Prof Dr Ahmad Fahmi Sheikh Hassan     Name: Assoc Prof Dr Raja Nerina Raja Yusof
Office: +603 - 9769 7270     Office: +603-9769 7663
Email: ahmadfahmi@upm.edu.my     Email: nerina@upm.edu.my

  
     
     
     


         

To APPLY,  please click here 



For further enquiries, please contact: Office of Deputy Dean (Graduate and International)
  School of Business and Economics
  Universiti Putra Malaysia
  +603-9769 7609/7722/7744
  spe@upm.edu.my


 

Updated:: 05/08/2020

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