Interested applicants should complete the online application, making clear on the form that you are applying to study at the Malaysia Campus.
All applicants should hold an MSc recognised by the Malaysian government and deemed acceptable by the University. Occasionally, candidates holding a first class BSc (Hons) or BA (Hons) may be admitted if they also have significant research experience. Candidates holding an MBA are first required to complete our PG Certificate in Research Methods delivered by the Edinburgh Business School.
Some PhD students will be invited to interview prior to a formal offer being made.
Applicants should also submit the following:
Copies of full academic transcripts from all previous academic degree courses and copies of certificates for degrees already awarded.
A detailed research proposal.
English language requirements
In addition to meeting the required academic levels of achievement, students will also need to demonstrate an ability to speak, read and write in English at level IELTS-6.5 or equivalent.