DUAL PHD PARTNER UNIVERSITIES

DUAL PHD PARTNER UNIVERSITIES

  1. University of Sydney, Australia

    Medicine & sport science

  2. Liverpool John Moores University, UK

    Engineering & sport science

  3. Ecole Polytechnique, France

    Science or any research fields

  4. National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

    Medicine or any research fields

  5. The National Polytechnique de Toulouse, France

    Engineering or any research fields

  6. University of Tehran, Iran

    Engineering

  7. Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran

    Engineering

  8. University of Paris-Sud, France

    Science or any research fields

  9. University of Liverpool, UK

    Medicine (Orthopaedics) or any research fields

  10. University of Nottingham, UK

     Biomedical Imaging

  11. University of Antwerp, Belgium

    Languages & Linguistics or any research fields

  12. University of New South Wales, Australia

     Biomedical engineering

  13. Loughborough University, UK

     Sports medicine or any research fields

  14. Australian National University, Australia

     Science or any research fields

  15. Nara Institute of Science & Technology, Japan

    Biological Science

  16. Swansea University, UK

    Medicine or any research fields

  17. KU Leuven (Leuven University), Belgium

    Engineering science

  18. University of Taipei, Taiwan

     Sports science or any research fields

  19. Osaka University, Japan

     Science

  20. Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

     Engineering or any research fields

  21. IIC UT, Cambodia

    Social Science, Arts & Humanities, Linguistics , Commerce and Economics

  22. University of Rennes 2, Perancis
    Economics
Benefits

• Opportunity to study and conduct research under the supervision of experts from two institutions/universities.

•  Access to research facilities and training support provided by both institutions/universities.

•  International research experience and the opportunity to develop long-term collaboration.

•  Candidate will receive 2 PhD certificates/scrolls (1 from each institutions/universities) after completing his/her studies.


Entry Requirements

The candidate must fulfill the entry requirements to the PhD programme of University of Malaya and its partner university and received the offer letter from both universities before starting the programme.

The criteria for UM admission as follows :

  1. Must have a qualification of Master’s Degree (Research) or Master’s Degree (Coursework and Dissertation) of at least 3.00/4.00 or must be in accordance and equivalent to the University of Malaya grading system based on CGPA out of 4.00.
  2. Must have a qualification of Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of at least 3.00/4.00 or must be in accordance and equivalent to the University of Malaya grading system based on CGPA out of 4.00.
  3. International candidate must obtained a minimum of English requirement of IELTS Band 6.0 or TOEFL 550 if his/her First Degree obtained from the University which are not using an English Language as a medium of instruction.
Application Procedures

Step 1

  • Before applying for admission, applicant/candidate needs to search for the supervisor from UM and the partner university who agreed to supervise the applicant/candidate under the Dual PhD Programme between both universities.

Step 2

  • Both Universities must agreed to establish Dual PhD Agreement for the candidate. The draft of the agreement can be obtained from the Student Development Unit, Institute of Graduate Studies.

Step 3

  • New applicants apply for admission to UM and partner university PhD programme. 
  • Current  UM PhD candidate apply for admission to the partner university’s PhD programme.

Step 4

  • The candidate application will be processsed by UM and the partner university.

Step 5

  • Successful candidate will receive the offer letter for admission to the Dual PhD programme from UM and the partner university.

Step 6

  • Candidate will register in UM and also at the partner university to start  the Dual PhD Programme.
Financial Assistance

The Dual PhD Program will be offered preferably to those candidate who fulfill the requirements and obtained a scholarship to support the candidate while studying at the partner university abroad.

The candidate spent his/her studies in UM, the cost of the studies will be bared solely by the candidate or his/her sponsor.

 
Contact

Enquiries about the Dual PhD programme can be made by contacting:

Deputy Dean Office
Level 2, Block D
Institute Of Graduate Studies
University Of Malaya

Tel: +603 7967 4615 
Fax: +603 7967 4606
Email: tdekan_ips@um.edu.my 

 
Last Update: June 11, 2018