Doctor of philosophy (Phd) in Construction Management
MOHE APPROVAL MQA ACCREDITATION
N/0733/8/0001 [08/29] MQA/PA15763
INTAKES DURATION OF STUDY
March, June, September Full Time: Min 3 Years, Max 6 Years
& December Part Time: Min 4 Years, Max 8 Years
TOTAL COURSE FEE
Malaysia Full Time: ±RM17,250, Part Time: ±RM15,700
International Full Time: ±RM21,250
*excludes fees for research expenditure, recurring fees, dissertation/thesis re-examination fees, fee for appeal to review the examination results and fee for appeal to review dissertation/thesis.
This programme aims to provide students with in-depth and advanced knowledge within their specific areas of Construction Management field. It also aims to inculcate a systematic, rigorous and ethical approach in conducting research in specialized areas, thereby contributing new insights to the body of knowledge and practices.
To utilize fundamental knowledge, analytical and problem-solving skills to articulate and make decisions critically and creatively within the field of construction management based on research evidences;
To conduct research independently and develop functional work skills through presentation, research publication, and the application of appropriate tools and techniques; and
To acquire advanced knowledge in pursuing lifelong learning and display commitment to the community and profession by adhering to legal, ethical, and professional codes of practice in the field of construction management.
A Master’s Degree in Construction Management or equivalent in related field accepted by the Senate; OR
Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s degree recognised by the Government of Malaysia.
Candidates without a related qualification in the fields/or working experience in the relevant fields must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by the HEP.
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or equivalent in related field with first class (CGPA of 3.67 or higher) can be accepted subject to having shown competency and capability in conducting research at the PhD level through rigorous internal assessment and approval by the Senate. However,
no exit award of Master’s degree for candidate who does not meet PhD graduation requirements.
• Candidates registered for Master’s degree by research programmes with a Bachelor’s Degree level may apply to convert their candidacy to the PhD programmes within one (1) year for full time and within two (2) years for part-time subject to having shown competency and capability in conducting research at PhD level through rigorous internal assessment and approval by the Senate.
Fulfil English Language Requirements for International Students ONLY:
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 5.0; OR
Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 3; OR
Other equivalent qualifications approved by the Senate.