PhD Program in Malaysia

Best PhD Degrees in Malaysia 2017

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Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia. It consists of thirteen states and three federal territories and has a total landmass of 329,847 square kilometres separated by the South China Sea into two similarly sized regions, Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo.

PhD Programs in Malaysia

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PhD (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Taylor’s University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 6 years Open Enrollment Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

This programme provides rigorous research training in a range of scientific disciplines that are critical to the success of modern pharmaceutical scientists in the pharmaceutical industry, government and academia. [+]

Best PhD Degrees in Malaysia 2017. This programme provides rigorous research training in a range of scientific disciplines that are critical to the success of modern pharmaceutical scientists in the pharmaceutical industry, government and academia. Taught in a highly multidisciplinary atmosphere, our graduates gain the knowledge and skills required for research related to human health and disease, as well as for the design, development and delivery of medications for safe and effective therapy. They will be prepared to take on leadership roles in addressing key challenges in all areas of pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences. Key Research Areas : Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacy Practice Drug Discovery Drug Action Drug Delivery and Targeting [-]

PhD in Biochemistry

International Islamic University Malaysia
Campus Full time January 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

Taking into account Malaysia’s pressing need to produce specialists in various medical disciplines in order to promote advancements in medicine, the Kulliyyah of Medicine offers Master’s and Doctoral degree programmes, as well as postgraduate clinical programmes in various specialized disciplines. [+]

Taking into account Malaysia’s pressing need to produce specialists in various medical disciplines in order to promote advancements in medicine, the Kulliyyah of Medicine offers Master’s and Doctoral degree programmes, as well as postgraduate clinical programmes in various specialized disciplines. Programme Description As part of their academic training, postgraduate students are expected to participate in the teaching of undergraduates in the following ways: Facilitating workshops, seminars, and tutorial sessions Assisting problem-based learning discussion groups Participating in invigilating and grading examinations Demonstration/supervision of laboratory practical work Assisting lecturers in the preparation of teaching material Postgraduate students are also encouraged to participate in Kulliyyah research projects as co-researchers, research assistants (RA), or research officers (RO), use Kulliyyah research facilities as approved by the Kulliyyah, and write and publish research reports as approved by the Kulliyyah. In 2007, the postgraduate students launched their society known as Postgraduate Students Society Kuantan Campus (PGSS Kuantan Campus) which comprise of students from all the Kulliyyah in the Kuantan Campus. Admission Requirements Basic Academic Qualification A pass in the IIUM Matriculation Centre’s final examination* with GPA of not less than 3.0 and fulfilling all other requirements for promotion to the first year of a degree program at IIUM; OR Three principal passes in the STPM (Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia; Advanced Level) examination obtained at one sitting, including General Paper and two of the following papers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics; OR Two principal passes in the STPM obtained at one sitting including General Paper, and two subsidiary passes in two of the following papers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics; OR Three principal passes in the GCE ‘A’ Level examination obtained at one sitting in three of the following papers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics; OR Successful completion of any one of the following examination: Senior Secondary Assessment Board of South Australia Examination (SSABSA); OR Associate American Degree (AAD) Notes *Those who pass the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with the required grades must apply through Unit Pusat Universiti (UPU). Only those applicants who put IIUM as their first choice may be considered for admission into the IIUM Medical Matriculation Program. **International students with suitable grades can apply to the Dean, Admission and Records Division (A&R) in IIUM main campus, Gombak. Intake of new students is in September (starting session 2011/2012). Applicants should submit their applications at least 3 months earlier and completed their TOEFL prior to arriving in Malaysia. Language Requirements English is the primary medium of instruction for the MBBS program. Proficiency in English must be demonstrated through IIUM’s English Placement Test (EPT) where students are required to achieve a minimum score of 6.0 in all the four language skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking. Alternatively, students have to obtain a minimum score of 550 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or an equivalent score in an equivalent qualifications (e.g. an Australian or New Zealand Matriculation Certificate or the Singapore General Certificate of Education). Other Requirements Sound health and satisfactory performance in an interview and test conducted by the Admissions Board if a candidate’s suitability to a program needs to be determined. Postgraduate Requirements Students must have: A recognised undergraduate medical degree (MBBS or its equivalent); OR A Bachelor of Science with Honours with a First Class or Second Class Upper grade in an appropriate subject from an accredited institution of higher learning or its equivalent; OR Other relevant basic degrees that are able to fulfill the specific Kulliyyah/Department/Programme requirements, such as BDS or BVM from an accredited institution of higher learning As far as possible, BSc holders are advised to choose a MMedSc programme in the same discipline as their bachelor degree Applicants are required to present A Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) minimum score of 550; OR An International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) minimum score of 6.0; OR The IIUM administered English Placement Test (EPT) minimum score of 6.0 [-]