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Doctor of Philosophy (Information and Communication Technology)

Offered by: Asia e University (AeU)
Course DurationFT:3 Yrs ; PT:4 Yrs
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time/Part Time
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDoctoral Degree (Ph.D) Level
Field of StudyComputing & IT
Mode of StudyFully Online / Blended Learning
Course Description
The programme is specially designed to facilitate those who want to do research in the chosen ICT fields under the supervision of experts from around the world.
The programme is grounded in applied research methods and experiential learning and aims at giving the students IT competence on the highest level within one of the main areas in ICT.

With extensive research supervision and training, students will gain strong research foundation as well as the ability to perform independent research.

Programme Delivery

Stage 1 : Proposal Development

Stage 2 : Data Collection

Stage 3 : Report Writing

Stage 4 : Thesis Examination / Viva

Research Fields

Computer Science

  • Programming
  • System Analysis
  • System Design
  • Informatics
  • Network Administration
  • Operating Systems
  • Programming Languages (Visual Basic, C++, etc)
  • Software Localisation
  • Software Testing

Computer Use

  • Computer Use
  • Internet Use Programmes
  • Calculating (Spreadsheets)
  • Data Processing
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Word Processing

Audit Subjects

  • Research Methodology
  • Quantitative Data Analysis
  • Qualitative Data Analysis
Entry Requirements

For Malaysian and International Students:

  • Possess a recognised Master’s degree; OR
  • Other recognised equivalent qualification; AND
  • Candidates must complete at least one (1) initial degree (Master’s Degree or Bachelor Degree) in computing or related to computing.

Additional Requirements:

  • A statement of research intent, describing what you have already done and what you hope to accomplish in your doctoral research
  • A curriculum vitae (CV) or resume.

Minimum English Language Requirements for International Students:

  • Minimum score of 6.0 for IELTS; OR
  • Other recognised equivalent qualification.
  • Those who have their tertiary education in English will normally be exempted from the above requirement.

*Any of the above conditions would require student’s research proposal to be approved. 

*The above entry requirement serve as a guideline. Applicants are responsible to verify the requirements by contacting the University’s Admission Unit.

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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