Programme Name: Doctor of Philosophy (Bioscience)
29 June 2020
- Doctor of Philosophy (Bioscience)
- Entry Requirement
- Programme Objectives
- Classification of Subjects
- Career Prospects
|Awarding Institution||Universiti Teknologi Malaysia|
|Teaching Institution||Universiti Teknologi Malaysia|
|Programme Name||Doctor of Philosophy in Bioscience|
||Doctor of Philosophy (Bioscience)|
|Professional or Statutory Body of Accreditation
||Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi|
|Language(s) of Instructions
||Bahasa Melayu & English|
|Mode of Study||Conventional|
|Mode of operation||Self-govern|
|Study Scheme||Full Time and Part time|
Full Time: Minimum: 3 years; Maximum: 6 years
Part Time: Minimum: 4 years; Maximum: 8 years
|Type of Semester||No. of Semesters||No. of weeks per semester|
|Full Time||Part Time||Full Time||Part Time|
- Must have a Masters Degree in Chemistry or related field
- Is currently enrolled in the M.Sc programme at UTM and transferred to the Ph.D programme as approved by the Senate Standing Committee of UTM
The objective of the programme are to produce
- Graduate whom will be successful in their careers especially in the field of chemistry.
- Graduate whom will set and meet their own goals for career fulfillment especially in the field of chemistry.
- Graduate whom will continue professional development.
- Graduate whom will engage the international dimensions of their profession.
|Course Code||Course Name||Classification
(Major / Minor/ Elective)
|1.||1||UHXP / UHXW 6XX3||Compulsory University Course||Elective||3||Offered by university|
|2.||1||USCP 0010||Research Methodology||Major||0||Offered by faculty|
|3.||1 – 3||PSCK XX00 / PSCK XX10||Thesis||Major||–||Supervisor|
Graduates of the program can work as
- lecturers or researchers at higher learning institutions,
- chemists or scientists in private and government research institutions such as MARDI, PORIM, RRI, PRSS, AMREC, SIRIM and MINT etc
- officer in government agencies or industries in which sound knowledge of chemistry and high levels of generic skills are required.