Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Be an Industrial Research Expert

Intake starts in March, June, September, December


Full-time: 3 – 6 years
Part-time: 4 – 8 years

Programme Level


Awarding Institution

University of Cyberjaya Main Campus


March, June, September, December
Academic Calendar


Research Program
Available to International and Domestic students.


Is Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) for You?

Embark on a transformative research journey with our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme at the University of Cyberjaya. This rigorous research degree is specifically tailored for mature working adults who aspire to make a significant impact in either academic or industrial research. The programme is designed to enhance your ability to critically analyse and investigate complex issues across various domains using a multitude of scholarly resources.

By joining our PhD programme, you will immerse yourself in a learning environment that promotes intellectual growth and research excellence. You will have the opportunity to work alongside seasoned experts and contribute original insights to your chosen field. Our PhD candidates are not just students but emerging scholars who develop innovative solutions to pressing global and local issues. Whether your interest lies in health sciences, engineering technology, or social sciences, our diverse research areas provide the scope to pursue research that resonates with your academic and professional goals.

Research Structure

Research Area

Engage in profound research across a broad spectrum of disciplines within our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme:

  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Psychology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Health Sciences
  • Sport Sciences
  • Wellness
  • Childhood Education
  • Paramedic Sciences
  • Biomedical Engineering Technology
  • Clinical Social Work
  • Nutrition
  • Dietician
  • Naturopathy
  • Homeopathy
  • Biotechnology
  • Islamic Medicine
  • Malay Medicine

The Experience

Who is supervising?

Students are taught by experienced doctors, teachers, lecturers, researchers and clinicians employed by UoC. These experienced professionals are not only your educators but also your mentors throughout the doctoral journey.

Our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme is taught through:

• Lectures
• Written assessments
• Industrial training

On Campus Learning

Classes are held at Cyberjaya Campus with our state-of-the-art facilities.
Virtual Tour of University Cyberjaya Campus

Solve World Challenges

In an increasingly complex global landscape, PhD graduates are uniquely positioned to address some of the most pressing challenges facing our world today. From developing sustainable technologies in Biomedical Engineering to innovating new health strategies in Nutrition and Wellness, our graduates contribute significantly to improving societal well-being. Our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme encourages you to tackle issues such as environmental sustainability and public health, providing the tools and knowledge necessary to create effective solutions. These contributions not only advance academic discourse but also lead to practical innovations that benefit societies globally.

Entry Requirement



Master's Degree
Master's Degree Level

Master’s Degree in a relevant field from the University of Cyberjaya or any other institution recognised by the
Malaysian government, acceptable to the University; OR

Master's Degree
Master's Degree Level

Any other qualifications equivalent to a Master‘s degree recognised by the Malaysian government, acceptable to the University; OR

Other equivalent qualifications

Other equivalent qualifications
recognised by the Malaysian
Government and acceptable to the University; AND

For International Students Only

Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (pBT) or 80 (iBT) or minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or its equivalent

How to Apply

Applications can be made using our Online Registration System.
Create Account
Create an account in Student System
Complete your documentations
Choose your programme
Upload your documents
Submit your application

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