PhD in Education

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • A research proposal outlining the scope of work by independent research should be submitted. The proposal should include, but not be confined to: Introduction to the research topic; Research aims and objectives, including any working hypotheses if applicable; Literature review; Methodology, including any data requirements; Resource requirements, and; Timetable of work. The research proposal should be approximately 1,000 - 1,500 words in length.
  • Successful performance in an interview and any test required.

Start Date: January or August


Master of Education (By Research)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • Evidence of Malay proficiency at the level of at least a credit in the GCE ‘O’ Level Malay Language applicable for applicants applying for Malay medium Master’s Degree programme.
  • A research proposal outlining the scope of work by independent research should be submitted. The proposal should include, but not be confined to: Introduction to subject; Research aims and objectives, including any working hypotheses if applicable; Literature review; Methodology, including any data requirements; Resource requirements, and; Timetable of work. The research proposal should be approximately 1,000 - 1,500 words in length.
  • Successful performance in an interview and any test required.

Start Date: January or August


Master of Education (By Coursework)

  • Evidence of Malay proficiency at the level of at least a credit in the GCE ‘O’ Level Malay Language applicable for applicants applying for Malay medium Master’s Degree programme.
  • Applicants are advised to write a short research proposal, which is normally expected to include the following: proposed title, rationale, aims and methodology, literature review, preliminary bibliography, provisional table of contents.
  • Successful performance in an interview and any test required .

Start Date: January (12 months)


Master of Teaching (By Coursework)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • For the Secondary and Vocational and Technical Education specialist stream, applicants’ undergraduate studies must be relevant to the choice of subject specialisation(s).
  • Successful performance in an interview and any test required.

Start Date: January (18 months)


Master in Counselling (By Coursework)

Specific Entry Requirements:

  • Evidence of Malay proficiency at the level of at least a credit in the GCE ‘O’ Level Malay Language applicable for applicants applying for Malay medium specialisation.
  • Applicants are advised to write a short research proposal.
  • Successful performance in an interview and any test required.

Duration:

  • 1 year full-time for candidates with a Post-Graduate Diploma in counselling or its equivalent (commencing in January).
  • 1 ½ years full-time for candidates without a Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling or its equivalent (commencing in August).
  • 2 years part-time (commencing in January and August).

Start Date: January or August