PhD-Education


  • Intake for the course work mode and mixed mode programmes are open twice a year, which is every October until November (for the next year February intake) and every April until May (for the September intake). Application for research mode programmes can be made any time throughout the year.

    Doctor of Philosophy Mode of Study Registration Status
    Guidance and Counseling Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL) Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Curriculum and Pedagogy Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Special Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Malay Language Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Islamic Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Computer Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Science Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Business and Entrepreneurship Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Preschool Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Sports Management Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Educational Administration Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Sociology of Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Resource and Information Technology Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Mathematics Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Arabic Language Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    History Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Economics Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Literature Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Education Psychology Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Technical and Vocational Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Adult and Professional Development Education Research Only Full Time & Part Time
    Measurement and Evaluation Research Only Full Time & Part Time

    Doctorate in Education Mode of Study Registration Status
    Requirements : 1. Bachelor Degree from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate and 5 years working experience at higher learning institution; Mixed Mode Part Time
    2. Master Degree from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate and working experience at higher learning institution; Mixed Mode Part Time
    3. Master Degree in Education from any higher learning institution recognized by the Senate. Mixed Mode Part Time
  • Local Students Registration Service & Activity Tuition Fees 1st Semester Subsequent Semesters Total Fees
    Fully Research & Mixed Mode Programs - Full Time (Min 6 Sem) / Part Time (Min 8 Sem)
    Full Time 1,010 745 2,170 3,925 2,915 18,500
    Part Time 885 525 1,535 2,945 2,060 17,365

     

    International Students Registration Service & Activity Tuition Fees 1st Semester Subsequent Semesters Total Fees
    Fully Research & Mixed Mode Programs - Full Time (Min 6 Sem) / Part Time (Min 8 Sem)
    Full Time 1,710 985 4,900 7,595 5,885 37,020
    Part Time 1,585 715 3,100 5,400 3,815 32,105

    The fees is not include Personal Bond and Visa Reference (VDR)
    ** All fees are subject to change

  • 1. Candidates have to apply online via: guest.ukm.my

    2. Intake for Coursework and mixed mode are open twice a year, which is every October until November (for the next February intake) and every April until May (for the September intake).

    3. Application for research mode programmes can be made any time throughout the year.

    4. Application fee of RM30.00 (for Malaysian application), USD30.00 or MYR100.00 (international applicants) have to pay online as instructed in online application system:

    guest.ukm.my


    STUDY OPTIONS
    There are several study options under postgraduate study programme:

    1. Research
    2. Coursework
    3. Coursework and research
    4. Coursework and practical or clinical with case study and/or research

  • Requirements for admission to the Masters Degree programme:

    1. Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    2. Degree in Medical or Dentistry from the University or any higher learning institution or an equivalent degree thereto from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    3. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

    4. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).


    A person who wishes to apply for admission to the Doctorate programme shall possess the following qualification:

    1. Masters Degree from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    2. Other qualifications equivalent to a Masters Degree or having other qualifications with experience recognised by the Senate; or

    3. A candidate who is currently attending a full time Masters programme under paragraph 6(1) (a) in the University and is certified by the Faculty Graduate Studies Committee/Centre for Graduate Management to convert his status to a Doctorate programme with the approval of Dean of the Faculty/Director of the Institute; or

    4. Bachelor’s Degree with excellent results from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

    5. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

    6. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).


    ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

    An international candidate is required to fulfill the English Language proficiency requirements as follows:

    Obtained TOEFL 600  or IELTS 7.5 for TESL program; OR
    Obtained TOEFL 550  or IELTS 6.5 for other programmes

    For an international candidate who will be writing his/her thesis/dissertation in the Malay/Arabic languages, he/she may be exempted from the TOEFL or IELTS requirements, but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Placement Test (EPPT) and if he/she fails to obtain the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM).

  • VDR Fees One Year Two Years (Indonesian Only)
    Processing Fee 1,060 1,209
    i-card 53 106
    Pass / Sticker 60 120
    Multiple Entry Visa 50 100
    Total : 1,223 Total : 1,535

    Personal Bond
    RM 2000
    Canada USA Colombia Angola Equatorial Guinea Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Central African Republic Ethiopia Republic Congo Republic Democratic Congo Cote D'Ivoire Eritrea Guinea-Bissau Ghana Liberia Mali Mozambique Nigeria Rwanda Western Sahara Djibouti
    RM 1500
    Saudi Arabia Africa Australia British C.I Brunei China Europe Iran Iraq Portugal C.I Taiwan Tunisia Vietnam
    RM 1000
    Japan South Korea Macao Hong Kong
    RM 750
    Bangladesh Phillipines India Myanmar Nepal Pakistan Sri Lanka
    RM 500
    Indonesia
    RM 300
    Thailand
    RM 200
    Singapore
    RM 1500
    Other Countries
  • Marketing Officer/Contact Person

    Dr. Mohd Khalid Bin Mohamad Nasir
    Tel: +603-8921 6238
    Email: mdkhalid@ukm.edu.my

    Prof Madya Dr Norlena Salamuddin
    Head of Postgraduate Programme (Doctor of Philosophy-Ph.D)
    03- 8921-6241
    lena@ukm.edu.my

    Ms. Zizah Abu Bakar
    Administrative Assistant (PhD Programme) 
    03-8921-6238
    zizahab@ukm.edu.my

    Ms. Siti Zaleha Sabari @ Atan
    Administrative Assistant (PhD Programme)
    03-8921-6784
    sitiz@ukm.edu.my

    Faculty of Education (Office)
    Tel: +603-8921 6238 @ +603-8921 6284
    Fax: +603-8925 4372
    Web: http://www.ukm.my/fpendidikan/jom-berlajar-disini-come-join-us/

    Centre for Academic Management
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
    43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor Darul Ehsan,
    Malaysia
    Tel : +603-8911 8389 / 8468
    Fax: +603-8911 8470
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