The main aim of this Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree Programme is to enable graduates to continue their studies at a higher level by conducting research in a particular field related to education. This programme is offered on a full-time or part-time basis.

Research Fields

Science & Mathematics Education

  • Science Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Vocational & Technical Education
  • Science, Technology & Society
  • Education for Sustainable Development

 

Curriculum & Instruction

  • Curriculum Studies
  • Primary Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Multicultural Education
  • Distance Education 

 

Educational Psychology, Psychometric & Counseling 

  • Education Psychology
  • Guidance & Counseling
  • Psycometric & Education Evaluation
  • Statistics & Research Methodology
  • Special Education for Diverse Needs 

 

Professional Educational, Leaderships & Policy Studies 

  • Comparative Education
  • Educational Management & Leadership
  • Educational Planning & Policies Studies 
  • Life-long Education
  • International Education & Globalisation
  • Higher Education
  • Professional & Teacher Education

 

Multimedia Education & IT

  • Educational Technology
  • Multimedia Education & IT
  • Computer Assisted Instruction
  • Virtual Learning & Internet

  

Social & Philosophy of Education

  • History of Education & Development
  • Sociology of Education
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Comparative Education

 

Language Education & Literacy

  • English Language Education/TESOL
  • Malay Language/Literature Education
  • Second Language Learning

 

Social Studies Education

  • Economy & Commerce Education
  • Geography Education
  • Physical & Sport Education
  • History Education
  • Ethics, Moral & Religious Educations

 

Neuroeducation

  • Neuro-Technology
  • Neuroscience
  • Neurofeedback
  • Neuroscience in Game Dynamics

 

Admission Requirements

  • Masters degree
  • At least two years of teaching experience or in a field of work related to education
  • Fulfil other requirements determined by the individual areas of specialisation

 

Duration

Full-time  :  Minimum 24 months / Maximum 60 months
Part-time :  Minimum 36 months / Maximum 90 months

For information on application, please click here.