Doctor of Philosophy in Information Technology

General

Program Description

This programme aims to develop and nurture research-oriented Information Technology professionals who are sensitive to the current global multicultural and multinational environment in the corporate world.

Key Features

  • Deepen and extend knowledge and understanding of Information Technology in the international context.
  • Increase expertise in key areas such as Information Technology, Computer Science, and Information System and to broaden the range of professional roles.
  • Develop independent research skills and gain insight into Information Technology issues, trends and challenges in the global context.

Course Structure

Phase I

  • Research Methodology (3 Credit Hours)

Phase II – Elective

  • Post-Doctoral Seminar / Advanced Statistics / Advanced Algorithm (3 Credit Hours)

Phase III

  • Thesis (9 Credit Hours)

Admission Requirements

  • A Master's Degree, as accepted by the Senate of IUKL; OR
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Master's Degree that are accepted by the Senate of IUKL; AND
  • Candidate must have completed at least ONE (1) of their earlier degrees (Master's or Bachelor's) in Computing or related to computing
  • For local applicants, sufficient mastery of the English language to satisfactorily complete the course (where necessary candidates may be required to sit for an English language proficiency test (EPT).
  • International applicants who originate from a country where English is the native language; OR are required to have a minimum score of TOEFL 550 OR IELTS 6.0.; OR have attained a degree from a university where the medium of instruction is in English.

Fee Structure

MALAYSIAN STUDENTS

  • Tuition Fees RM28,200.00
  • Deposit (Refundable) RM300.00
  • Insurance RM70.00/year
  • Total Fees (Approximate) RM28,700.00

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

  • Tuition Fees RM28,500.00
  • Caution Fee (Refundable) RM1,500.00
  • International Student Administrative Fee RM4,200.00
  • Medical Insurance RM500.00/year
  • Visa Processing RM360.00/year
  • Medical Examination RM250.00/year
  • Total Fees (Approximate) RM36,500.00

Duration

  • Full-Time : 3- 5 years
  • Part-Time: 4 – 8 years
Last updated June 2018

About the School

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