Doctor Of Philosophy (Ph.D) | FACULTY OF ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

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 the 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). Economic candidates need to register for the 6000 level (advanced) courses as their elective.
  • 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.

Entry Requirements

 

Candidates should have:

  • A Master degree with minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 4-point scale from institution recognized by UPM or;
  • Work experience of at least 2 years if CGPA less than 3.00 or;
  • Work experience of 5 years or more if CGPA less than 2.50
     
English Requirements  

For international candidates only:

  • 550 for TOEFL; or
  • Band 6.0 for IELTS; or
  • Level 109 for CIEP
     
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

Local 

   

RM2,462.50

    RM2,212.50          RM1,650.0     RM2,650.00
International    

RM5,762.50

   

RM4,012.50 

   

RM3,450.0

    RM3,800.00 

 

More information on financial assistance, please click here

     

Programme coordinator: 

 
Ph.D (Economics):     Ph.D (Business Studies):
Name: Prof. Madya Dr. Norashidah Mohamed     Name: Dr. Anuar Shah Bali Mahomed
Office: 03- 89467732     Office: 03- 89467643
Email: norashidah@upm.edu.my     Email: anuar@upm.edu.my 
  
     
     
     


         

To APPLY,  please click here 



For further enquiries, please contact: Office of Deputy Dean (Graduate Studies)
  Faculty of Economics and Management
  Universiti Putra Malaysia
  03-89467609/7722/7744
  fep@upm.edu.my


 

Updated:: 28/09/2018 [nurzatul]

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