Doctor of Philosophy (Business Administration – Fully Online)

Programme Synopsis

The objectives of the Doctor of Philosophy (Business Administration) are:

  • To enhance the research management skills in specific areas of business studies,
  • To enhance the analytical and conceptual skills in specific areas of business studies, and
  • To foster research and development of new and improved knowledge in specific areas of business studies.

The Doctor of Philosophy (Business Administration) is designed to provide a strong foundation in selected areas of business administration by learning through the various phases in the research process. 

This programme is also developed to enhance the expertise of business professionals who are inclined towards an academic career, research related careers, or human resources development in selected areas of business administration like management, marketing, finance and economics.

Normal Entry

Master’s degree in related field; OR
Bachelor’s degree with first class in related field from OUM or other institutions recognized by Senate; AND
i) Registered for a Master’s degree in related field; AND
ii)Passed related qualifying examination.

* Registration Fee and Matric Card included into 1st semester

Semester Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Sem 1 RM 7,020 (Coursework) RM 1,869 RM 1,869 RM 1,869
Sem 2 RM 1,869 RM 1,869 RM 1,869 RM 1,869
Sem 3 RM 1,869 RM 1,869 RM 1,869 RM 1,869
Total RM 27,579

Discount for Physically Disabled and Senior Citizens

This discount is applicable to:

  • Those who are at the age of
  • 60 - 74 years on the registration date – 75%
  • 75 years and above on the registration date – 100 %,
    Administration fee will be charged (RM350 for Undergraduate & RM500 for Postgraduate)
  • Physically disabled learners or “Orang Kelainan Upaya” (OKU) – 75%


Note

  • Minimum payment: RM1000 for Any Postgraduate Programmes
  • The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.
  • Administrative charges of RM250 per semester is applicable for extension of Masters Project.
  • Financial Options: EPF (account 2), Study Loan from commercial banks, Easy and Flexible Installment Scheme (0% interest) , HRDF Fund.
  • Repeat candidate (regardless the status) will have to pay 100% fee per credit except cash discount for early settlement.
  • Payment Modes: Internet Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card, Postal/Money Order.
  • Repeat candidate (regardless the status) will have to pay 100% fee per credit.
  • The total fees quoted are based on the minimum expected period to successfully complete the programme.

NOTE: Candidates need to obtain a minimum of B grade


Compulsory Core Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
Research Methodology in Business 3
Doctoral Seminar in Management 3

Candidates will begin the research and thesis work under the guidance of a supervisor after completing the required courses. A student is then required to go successfully through a proposal defence before progressing further in their thesis work.

  Name: DR MOHAMAD AFZHAN KHAN BIN MOHAMAD KHALIL
Tel (Office): 603 8913 5528
Tel (Mobile): 6017 221 6104
Email: afzhankhan@oum.edu.my