Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Engineering | Asia Pacific University (APU)

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Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Engineering

Duration:

Full time (18 months)
Part time (24+ months)

Dual Degree Award:

APU, Malaysia &
Staffordshire University, UK

Course Fee:

Malaysian Students - RM25,200

International Students - RM27,800 (USD6,620)

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

  • Knowledge to enhance technical capabilities within the subject area.
  • Understanding of how to innovate, generate and manage the creation of new ideas.
  • In-depth knowledge of a certain domain of knowledge, that is related to engineering.
  • Advanced research experience and skills that enable students to pursue a PhD programme.

Admission Requirements

  • A Bachelors degree or equivalent in Engineering or Engineering Technology, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75.

  • Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS Band 6 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking or equivalent.


Conversion to MPhil

Students of the MPhil programme may convert their MPhil into a PhD candidate if they satisfy all the criteria below:
(a) Display excellent progress in their research.
(b) Able to demonstrate the potential of their project to be expended to PhD level.
(c) Pass a rigorous assessment.

Successful conversion means that the student will no longer be an MPhil candidate but will instead become a PhD candidate with their candidature start date backdated to their original MPhil registration date. Hence, it allows the student to gain a PhD award within a shorter timeframe, without the need to complete a Masters programme.

Programme Structure / Process Flow

Application Process

Ideally, student works with potential supervisors to develop proposal.

KPT/JPS(N/520/7/0071)(PA6112)04/20

All information is correct at the time of publication, but is subject to change in the interest of continuing improvement.