PhD

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAMME OFFERED BY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT (NOT LIMITED TO)


Public Management


Public Administration


Sociology


Environmental Studies


Development Management

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is offered by full research. To complete the PhD programme, students are required to:

  1. Pass with at least a B grade the following pre-requisite courses during the first two (2) semesters of their enrolment (i.e. before being allowed to defend their thesis proposal):
    1. SZRZ6014 Research Methodology;
    2. SCLE6014 Academic Writing; and/or
    3. Any other courses as determined by the supervisor or Academic Committee.
  2. Attend at least one (1) Colloquium session arranged by the respective school.
  3. Present and defend proposed research/thesis to a committee;
  4. Produce at least two (2) articles, by choosing either (Option A or Option B):
    1. Option A:
      1. at least one (1) article is accepted for publication in ISI Journal or Scopus; and
      2. at least one (1) article is under review for publication in a refereed journal.
    2. Option B:
      1. Two (2) articles are published in a refereed journal
  5. Attend a viva voce session to defend the thesis; and
  6. Submit a written thesis

CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION

 DR SYUHADAH  
DR. SITI SYUHADAH MOHAMAD
Postgraduate Program Coordinator

04-928 7916 / 7949

syuhadah@uum.edu.my