Doctor of Philosophy in Management | Asia Pacific University (APU)

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Doctor of Philosophy in Management

Duration:
Full time (3 years)
Part time (4 years)

Awarded by:
APU, Malaysia

Intakes:

Full Time
& Part Time:

03 Aug 2021
05 Oct 2021
07 Dec 2021

07 Sep 2021
02 Nov 2021

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT

• A Masters degree in a related field accepted by the APU Senate

• Other qualifications equivalent to a Masters degree that are accepted by the APU Senate

Note: The above entry requirements may differ for specific programmes based on the latest programme standards published by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

 
MINIMUM ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

• IELTS : 6.0

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FIELDS OF RESEARCH

SPECIALIST DOCTORAL TOPICS FOR SUPERVISION

  • Strategy of Multinational Corporations
  • Strategic Framework for SDG6 Adoption - Malaysian In-Bound Technology Transfer Model
  • Student Mobility and Internationlisation in a Post Pandemic World
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Business Innovation
  • Transformations
  • Green Business
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organisation Behaviour
  • Public Administration
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Work Quality
  • Strategic Management

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Application Process

Ideally, student works with potential supervisors to develop proposal.

OPEN & DISTANCE LEARNING (ODL)

  • The ODL (Open & Distance Learning) PhD programmes are designed to address the theoretical and practical knowledge skill and artefacts used in the development of relevant research skills.
  • ODL allows students to learn anytime, anywhere at their own pace - this power of freedom has ignited more interest & excitement in learning.
  • Students will reinforce their independent learning skills, as well as demonstrate their ability to produce a professional document.
  • The supervision and monitoring will be conducted via Microsoft Teams and Moodle.
  • There is an option to undertake additional research workshops organized jointly by Graduate School of Technology and Graduate School of Business • Students must participate in online research seminars/colloquiums/conferences. • For PhD in Computing/ Technology, students are required to publish 1 journal article (indexed) as a requirement for the PhD award.
  • Assessment of the fundamental knowledge is carried out through assessment of the students’ performance based on oral and written assessment (viva voce and dissertation).
  • Distance Learning PhD students in APU have to undertake TWO (2) components:
    • Research Methods Module
    • Dissertation


COURSE FEES

Malaysian Students

International Students

RM 45,000

RM 45,000 (USD 11,250)

​* Fees stated above do not include Enrolment Fees, Registration Fees and other Miscellaneous Fees. Please refer to Fee Guide for details.


MQA ACCREDITATION

(R/345/8/0203)(8/21)(MQA/FA2094)
(N-DL/345/8/1082)(11/27)(MQA/PA 14009)

All information is correct at the time of publication, but is subject to change in the interest of continuing improvement.