Doctor of Philosophy (Information and Communication Technology)

About the Course

The MSU research programme leading up to the award of a PhD in information and communication technology (ICT) aims for successful completion of a course of supervised investigation with the outcome of an original/independent critical thinking contributing to new knowledge in ICT. The programme curriculum is designed to prepare you for high-end careers in the ICT industry. You will work under individual supervision to develop leading expertise in the area of your choice, and taught courses will support your learning to help you reach your maximum potential. With guidance of expert academics, you will undertake rigorous research-related activities such as presenting in conferences and publishing in journals, leading up to viva voce and writing up your thesis.

Entry Requirements

Prospective applicants must have at least a Master’s degree or an equivalent qualification approved by MSU Senate. 

Fees

RM28,000
 
*The stated fees are estimation on overall completion of the program. In any cases where there are credit exemptions, offered rebates or approval of scholarship applications, there will be considerable reduction in the fees
 
The fees stated here are for Malaysians or local students only. Kindly refer to MSU regarding the fees for international students

Among the Courses Offered

  • Advanced Research Methodology
  • Quantitative Methods for Computer Science
  • Graduate Seminar
  • Thesis Writing

Career Prospects

  • Academia
  • Research and Development
  • Consulting