• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

At Taylor’s University, we believe research can help shape the future. The Doctor of Philosophy in Education programme cover a broad range of topics with the aim to help shape the future in the aspects of society, technology, economy, and environment.

Who Should Join This Programme?

Educationists and Administrators who are in the education field and who are interested to further their knowledge or advance their career prospects.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Applicants are advised to submit their application at least 8 weeks (2 months) prior to the commencement date of the intake to avoid any unnecessary delay in the admission process.

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      3 – 6 years

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description

      4 – 8 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Key research areas:

  • Education Management and Leadership
  • Curriculum and Teaching
  • Technology, Innovation and Learning Design
  • Educational Assessment
  • Teacher Development
  • Language Education and Literacies
  • Education and Society

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

Masters

  • Masters in the related discipline

Bachelor’s degree

  • Passed Bachelor’s degree with min. CGPA 3.67 and registered as a Masters candidate and passed related qualifying assessment

Other equivalent qualification

  • Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government or accepted by the Taylor’s University Senate

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6468 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19386 USD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    4068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12221 USD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Approximate Total Fees (Local Students): RM 51,300

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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