Programme Overview

This programme aims to develop and nurture research-oriented Information Technology professionals who are sensitive to the current global multicultural and multinational environment in the corporate world.

Duration of Study

Full Time : 3- 5 years
Part-Time : 4 – 8 years

  • A Master's Degree, as accepted by the Senate of IUKL; OR
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Master's Degree that are accepted by the Senate of IUKL; AND
  • Candidate must have completed at least ONE (1) of their earlier degrees (Master's or Bachelor's) in Computing or related to computing
  • For local applicants, sufficient mastery of the English language to satisfactorily complete the course (where necessary candidates may be required to sit for an English language proficiency test (EPT).
  • International applicants who originate from a country where English is the native language; OR are required to have a minimum score of TOEFL 550 OR IELTS 6.0.; OR have attained a degree from a university where the medium of instruction is in English.
  • Deepen and extend knowledge and understanding of Information Technology in the international context.
  • Increase expertise in key areas such as Information Technology, Computer Science, and Information System and to broaden the range of professional roles.
  • Develop independent research skills and gain insight into Information Technology issues, trends and challenges in the global context.
  • All Phd in IT students is required to take one core subject which is Advance Research Design which will equip them with the research skills.
  • Upon completion of the subject, they are required to take any ONE of the elective subjects.
  • Upon completing ONE core subject and ONE elective subject, they may proceed with a thesis.
Phase I
  • Research Methodology (3 Credit Hours)
Phase II – Elective
  • Post-Doctoral Seminar / Advance Statistics / Advanced Algorithm (3 Credit Hours)
Phase III

  • Thesis (9 Credit Hours)
Tuition Fees RM28,200.00
Deposit (Refundable) RM300.00
Insurance RM70.00/year

To view complete fee structure for Malaysian Students, please click HERE
To view complete fee structure for International Students, please click HERE

Tuition Fees RM28,500.00
Caution Fee (Refundable) RM1,500.00
International Student Administrative Fee RM4,200.00
Medical Insurance RM500.00/year
Medical Examination RM250.00/year
Visa Processing Fee RM381.60/year

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