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Doctor of Philosophy in Education

N/142/8/0019

*The programme is not offered for the May and September 2022 sessions

Programme Codetitle bottom left g 4
PE01
Teaching Modetitle bottom left g 4
Lecture & Tutorial
MQA Registration Numbertitle bottom left g 4
MQA/PA8632
Mode of Studytitle bottom left g 4
Full & Part Time (Research)
Language of Instructiontitle bottom left g 4
Malay & English
Period of Study (Full Time)title bottom left g 4
3 Years
Period of Study (Part Time)title bottom left g 4
4 Years
Faculty / Study Centretitle bottom left g 4
Faculty of Education
Programme Backgroundtitle bottom left g 4

Doctor of Philosophy in Education offers opportunity to all academicians or individuals who possessed master degrees related to education to further develop exploration and research in relevant field, which in line with the current issues and development in the world of education. Moreover, students will be exposed to skills in embarking a research both theoretically and practically in order to provide solutions on related issues or research problems.

Admission Requirementstitle bottom left g 4
Malaysian Students
  • A Master’s Degree, as accepted by the HEP’s Senate; OR

  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s Degree, as accepted by the HEP Senate.

International Students
  • Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Test with a score of 600, OR

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a score of 6.0, OR equivalent

  • If not available, should attend KUIS English Language course (including an interview)

Career Prospect
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  • Higher positions in professional fields, academicians, lecturers teachers, principals, education administration officers , councellors, experts in writing and publications, researchers in public and private universities, schools, Malaysia Ministry of Education, States Islamic Religious Department, States Islamic Religious Councils , as well as other agencies related to education field for the development of ummah.
Estimated Total Feetitle bottom left g 4
Malaysian Students (Full Time)title bottom left g 4
Registration Fee
Total Fee*
: RM 1,000
: RM 12,360
Malaysian Students (Part Time)title bottom left g 4
Registration Fee
Total Fee*
: RM 1,000
: RM 15,860
International Students (Full Time)title bottom left g 4
Registration Fee
Total Fee*
: RM 1,150
: RM 18,890

*including : registration, facilities & wellfare, study, examination, academic development & management (international students only) as well as graduation fee

Programme Structuretitle bottom left g 4
FULL TIME
  Semester 1
  • Research Methodology In Education
  Semester 2 - 6
  • Thesis
PART TIME
  Semester 1
  • Research Methodology In Education
  Semester 2 - 8
  • Thesis