Institute of Postgraduate Studies & Research
    

Doctor of Philosophy (Science)

(R2/440/8/0001)03/28 (A6916)

Sungai Long Campus

Programme Details

IntakeOpen throughout the year
Duration Full Time  : Normal 3 years - Max 6 years
Part Time : Normal 4 years - Max 8 years
Indicative Fees Local: RM 11,300.00 ~ RM 12,100.00
International : RM 22,750.00  ~ RM 24,450.00
Programme StructureResearch Methods  in Science & Engineering
Directed Reading in Science & Engineering
Thesis

Entry Requirement 

Academic Requirement

(a) a Master’s degree from UTAR and shows evidence of adequate related research or work experience to the satisfaction of the Senate; or 

(b) A Master’s degree of another university or equivalent qualification from an institution as approved by the Senate and shows evidence of adequate related research or work experience to the satisfaction of the Senate; or 

(c) Candidates without a related Master’s degree in the field or working experience in the relevant fields must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by UTAR. 

(d) A Bachelor’s degree in the field or related fields from UTAR with First Class Honours or with a minimum CGPA of 3.67 and show evidence of related research aptitude to the satisfaction of the Senate; or

(e) A Bachelor’s degree in the field or related fields of another university or equivalent qualification from an institution with First Class Honours or with a minimum CGPA of 3.67 as approved by the Senate and shows evidence of related research aptitude to the satisfaction of the Senate; or 

(f) Any other qualifications equivalent to (a), (b), (d) or (e) as approved by the Senate.

Language Requirement
- IELTS : 5.0  (CEFR  Level B1) 
- TOEFL : 410-413/ TOEFL iBT Score 42 - 45
- Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) :160 (CEFR Level B2)
- Cambridge English Qualification and Tests : 154 - 159 (High B1 level in CEFR)
- Pearson Test of English (PTE) : 47 - 50
- MUET Band 3

Head of Programme

Asst.Prof. Dr Khaw Chwin Chieh

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Application

Submit the completed application form, the non-refundable processing fee with all supporting documents to IPSR Office