PhD ICT

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Program Description

Ph.D. ICT


The AeU Ph.D. (ICT) prepares you to take lead in today's fast-growing field of Information Technology. This full research programme takes about 3-4 years and has a unique set of specialization areas. You can benefit from our strong research faculty of international stature and exposure. Intake is all year round.


Accredited programme [2] by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) [3], Ministry of Higher Education.


HIGHLIGHTS


• Any discipline in Information Technology is accepted

• There’s no proposal at the point of entry. Why? We want to assist you in doing the research proposal together

• AeU will outsource to local or international supervisor – to suit your needs

• Attendance for research workshops and/or colloquia is not compulsory

• Close monitoring process is our main focus


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS


• Possess a Masters Degree in relevant fields approved by AeU Senate OR

• Other qualifications recognized by AeU Senate


FAST FACTS


Modes of Study:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Blended Learning

Duration: 3-4 years


No. of Semesters: 12 (1 semester is 4 mths)


Frequency of Research Workshops / Colloquia (Optional): Once a month – Saturday & Sunday


Supervisor: Provided by AeU


Audit Subjects (Optional):


• Research Methodology
• Multivariate Analysis
• Qualitative Research


MQA Accreditation: PA 9886


EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only): YES


LEARNING OUTCOMES


• Provide the opportunity for students to engage in academic research in which will provide the skills in problem-solving, systematic analysis, communication, and collaboration.

• Increase the knowledge of students in the chosen research area and to turn them into becoming the expert in the field.

• Enhance students ability in the exploration of new knowledge of the ever-changing ICT fields.

• Enable the development of ICT knowledge in Asia and to contribute to the development of an innovative ICT solution for the world.


SPECIALISATIONS


• Open Source

• ERP

• Project Management

• e-Commerce

• e-Learning

• Business Continuity Management

• Business Recovery Planning

• Information Security

• Cyber Security

• Telecommuting


Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its ... Read More

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its establishment is an initiative of Malaysia, as the prime mover for dual mode learning, with the support of 31 ACD Member Countries as confirmed at the Islamabad 2005 and Doha 2006 ACD Ministerial Meetings. AeU collaborates with global educational institutions to offer quality, affordable and marketable programmes through e-learning. Our cross-border and cross-culture programmes have attracted high numbers of postgraduates from around the world. AeU is also the main facilitator of the Asian Credit Transfer System (ACTS) - the mutual accreditation of academic programmes among Asian educational institutions. The ACTS is a part of AeU's CSR efforts in narrowing the digital divide among Asian communities. Focused on personalised learning on demand, AeU provides education for working professionals in search of flexibility, innovation and creativity in their educational needs. Vision To be a leader and a premier educational hub in the promotion of affordable and quality dual mode learning in Asia. Mission To work in collaboration with universities, institutions and corporations, drawing upon their collective expertise, prestige and resources to provide quality Higher Education and Lifelong Learning. Objectives Provide academic programmes of international reputation by capitalising on the expertise and prestige of collaborating institutions. Provide students with access to relevant, affordable, cost-effective, flexible education, and training programmes. Develop appropriate pedagogical strategies and technologies to strengthen students' critical thinking, creative abilities, and communication skills. Ensure that all programmes and courses meet the quality benchmark established in the policies and standard e-learning best practices among member institutions. Core Values Empowerment: We inspire trust and cultivate responsibilities in order to create value for our clients Excellence: We aspire to excel in our services and are committed to continuous improvement Integrity: We strive to maintain the highest ethical standards and professionalism Creativity: We constantly seek new new and innovative ways to do things Professionalism: We inculcate the highest standards in carrying out duties and tasks Read less