Programme Offered

Candidate may choose any specialization as follows:

Economics

  • Behavioural
  • Economics
  • Development Economics and Community
  • Digital Economy
  • Econometrics
  • Economics of Human Resource Development
  • Fiscal and Monetary Economics
  • Industrial Economics
  • International Economics
  • Islamic Economics and Finance
  • Tourism and Hospitality Economics

Accounting

  • Accountability and Management Control
  • Accounting and Finance Services
  • Accounting Information System
  • Auditing and Assurance Services
  • Business Law
  • Corporate Governance and Integrity
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Intellectual Capital
  • Public Sector Accounting
  • Sustainable Accounting
  • Taxation

Management

  • Big Data Management
  • Change Management
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Digital Marketing
  • Ethics and Professionalism
  • Finance
  • Financial Behaviour
  • Financial Literacy
  • Financial Technology (Fintech)
  • Global Business
  • Human Resource Management
  • Islamic Finance
  • Knowledge Management
  • Leadership
  • Operations Management and Logistic
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Retail Marketing
  • Risk Management
  • Services Marketing
  • Strategic Management
  • Stress Management and Ergonomics
  • Waqf Management

Entrepreneurship

  • E-Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation Management
  • International Entrepreneurship
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Value Creation
  • Family Business
  • Franchising Business

Mode of Study: Research
Registration Status: Full Time & Part Time
Lectures: During weekdays and office hours (including part
time)

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Economics)

Mode of Study: Mixed Mode (Coursework & Research)
Registration Status: Full Time & Part Time
Lectures: During weekdays and office hours (including part
time)

ECONOMIC & MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME

Faculty of Economic & Management

PROGRAM SUMMARY

LIFE AT THE FACULTY

Programme Requirement

A person who intends to apply for a doctoral programme should have the following qualifications:

  1. Master’s Degree from a University or any institution of higher learning recognized by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and/ or have accreditation recognized by a foreign Accreditation Body, or an institution with accreditation as prescribed by a programme;
  1. other qualifications equivalent to a masters degree or other qualifications with experience recognised by the Senate; or
  1. a student currently pursuing full time master’s programme under sub regulation 6 (a) at the University and recommended by the Faculty’s/ Institute’s Graduate Studies Committee for status conversion to a doctoral programme with approval from the Dean/ Director; or
  1. Bachelor Degree with distinction from the University or any institution of higher learning subject to what is prescribed by the Faculty/ Institute and approval by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and/ or with accreditation recognised by a foreign Accreditation Board
  1. any other qualification recognised by the Senate obtained through the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL); or
  1. fulfils other requirements prescribed by the programme (if applicable); and
  1. fulfils requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

A person who intends to apply for a doctoral programme should have the following qualifications:

  1. Master’s Degree from a University or any institution of higher learning recognized by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and/ or have accreditation recognized by a foreign Accreditation Body, or an institution with accreditation as prescribed by a programme;
  1. other qualifications equivalent to a masters degree or other qualifications with experience recognised by the Senate; or
  1. a student currently pursuing full time master’s programme under sub regulation 6 (a) at the University and recommended by the Faculty’s/ Institute’s Graduate Studies Committee for status conversion to a doctoral programme with approval from the Dean/ Director; or
  1. Bachelor Degree with distinction from the University or any institution of higher learning subject to what is prescribed by the Faculty/ Institute and approval by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and/ or with accreditation recognised by a foreign Accreditation Board
  1. any other qualification recognised by the Senate obtained through the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL); or
  1. fulfils other requirements prescribed by the programme (if applicable); and
  1. fulfils requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

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

a) Obtained TOEFL (550), IELTS(6) or MUET (4) results which fulfil the score or minimum band requirements prescribed by the programme; or

b) For certain programmes, a candidate is required to sit for an English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to achieve the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM) in a maximum period of two (2) semesters before he is allowed to register for the study programme. The candidate shall register as a Non Graduating Student.

2. The Faculty/Institute may grant exemption to the requirements specified in subregulation (1) for the international candidate who:

a) will be writing his/her thesis/dissertation in the Malay/ Arabic languages;

b) has the academic qualifications obtained from any local universities recognised by the Senate; or

c) is originally from a country where English is the official language or he/she has the academic qualifications obtained from any higher learning institution which uses English as the medium of instruction.

The candidate may be exempted from the requirements stated in subregulation (2), but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Test (EPT) 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).

How Much It Will Cost Me?

Full Research & Mixed Mode Programs (Full Time – min 6 sem; Part Time – min 8 sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time

1,0107451,8353,5902,58016,490

Part Time

8855251,6353,0452,16018,165

Full Research & Mixed Mode Programs (Full Time – min 6 sem; Part Time – min 8 sem)

Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full Time

1,710

985

4,100

6,795

5,085

32,220

Part Time

1,585

715

3,300

5,600

4,015

33,705

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

Why This Programme?
  • Discover your full potential as an independent researcher by working closely with our experienced faculty members who will supervise you throughout your study.
  • Participate in various projects ranging from laboratory-based or field research (hospitals or community) to inculcate genuine interest in your specialised research area.
  • Our graduates are equipped with research knowledge and skills to support their career development/improvement in every area of academic or fundamental/applied pharmaceutical sciences which requires professional research and development scientists. 
  • Opportunity to join the postgraduate society to take advantage of increased networking, career development, and learning opportunities.
How To Apply
  1. Candidates have to apply online via: http://www.ukm.my/join/
  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. The duration for Masters programme requires 2 to 4 semester of study on fulltime basis and 4 to 8 semesters on a parttime basis and for Doctor of Philosophy programme is 6 to 12 semesters on fulltime basis and 8 to 14 semesters on a part-time basis.
Faculty Information

Campus: Bangi, Selangor
Faculty: Faculty of Economic & Management
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD); Doctor of Philosophy (Economics)

Duration:

  1. Research & Mixed Mode Programme – Full Time (Min 6 Semester) / Part Time (Min 8 Semester)

Contact
Faculty of Economic & Management
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603-8921 5775/ 5778
Fax: +603-89251821
Email: ako@ukm.edu.my
Website: www.ukm.my/fep

Contact Us

Centre for Academic Management
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603 89118468 / 8389
Fax: +603 89118471 
Email: admission_ppa@ukm.edu.my
Web: www.ukm.my/akademik

Ready to Be A UKM Student?

FeesOne YearTwo Years (Indonesian Only)
Processing Fee1,000.001,140.00
Student Pass60.00120.00
Visa Fee (according to country – not exceeding RM 50)50.00 (max)30.00
Ikad50.00100.00
eVAL150.00150.00
Service Tax (6%)78.6077.40
EMGS Insurance400.00400.00
Total:1788.60Total: 2017.40

All in Ringgit Malaysia (RM)

Personal Bond
RM 2000
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Colombia Central African Republic Cote D’Ivoire Mali Equatorial Guinea Ethiopia
Angola Republic Congo Republic Eritrea Mozambique
RM 1500
Saudi Arabia British C.I Europe Portugal C.I Vietnam
Africa Brunei Iran Taiwan
Australia China Iraq Tunisia
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
Fee for other countries

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