Tuesday, 21 March 2023

PhD in Information Technology

The Doctor of Information Technology (DIT) addresses the expanding needs of professionals who manage information resources; solve information, communication and technology-related problems in businesses and other organizations; or educate and/or train others in fields related to the applications of information systems and communications. This is an intensive program designed primarily to develop practitioners and teaching faculty with very high levels of both technical and analytical expertise in specific fields of information technology (IT). Admission to the program is competitive. Meeting a specific set of minimum qualification does not assure admission

Contact Person

Dr. Mohd Azahari Mohd Yusof

Coordinator PhD in IT


Course Offered
• Advanced Research Methodology (BUS 6156)
• Proposal Meeting and Thesis Writing (BUS 6166)
• Seminar on Current Issues in Information Technology (ITC 4143)
  • A Master’s Degree (Level 7, Malaysian Qualifications Framework, MQF) in related field or any other equivalent qualification from KUPTM or any other institutions of higher learning recognized by the University Senate; and
  • Candidates must have completed at least 1 of their earlier Degrees (Masters or Bachelors) in Computing or related to computing

  • Fulfill English language requirements
For international student, a candidate must obtain one of the following:
i. Minimum 60 the Test of English Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT)
ii. Minimum Band 6.0 score in  International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
iii. Degree from  Malaysian University with English as its medium of instruction
iv. Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 4
3-5 Years
Local Student: MYR 20,200

International Student:
 MYR 29,800



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Universiti Poly-Tech Malaysia (UPTM)

Jalan 6/91, Taman Shamelin Perkasa

56100 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Tel  : +603 92069700

Fax : +603 92815764


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