PhD in Business Management
At UBA, we understand that the world of business & management is constantly changing.
To those who set high professional goals, this Doctor of Philosophy in Management program is designed to provide you with the top knowledge, understanding, and skills needed to meet the challenges of today’s dynamic business environment. At UBA, this extensive training is rooted in both theory and practice, giving you the ability to apply your knowledge in any field or organization. It is a profound academic qualification that positions you well in the global market. The goal of this program is to give you an excellent education that can aid your career development and prospects academically and professionally.
Study Mode: Online, Seminar & Workshop
Credential: ALFA started as an established institution back in 1998 and has gone through 2 decades of serving education in the prospect of higher learning. ALFA reached its glorious time when it was well known as one of the leading colleges for Arts. Here in 2021, ALFA transformed into a University College with varieties of courses offered. With 1000 students ahead, Alfa is one step forward in education and materializing the conceptualization of LEADER FOR ALL.
- A Master’s Degree (Level 7, Malaysian Qualifications Framework, MQF) in related fields as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR
- A Master Degree (Level 7, MQF) in non related fields as accepted by the HEP Senate, subject to having relevant working experience* and rigorous internal assessment**; OR
- A Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) in non related fields as accepted by the HEP Senate and without relevant working experience, subject to passing pre-requisite courses***; OR
- Other qualifications equivalent to a Masters degree (Level 7, MQF) recognized by the Malaysian Government.
Achieve a minimum Band 4 in Malaysian University Test (MUET) OR equivalent To Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) (Mid B2)****
Experience can be cumulative experience even before acquiring the required qualification for a particular level of study. However, the experience must be relevant to the level of study as well as the content
** Rigorous assessment to evaluate the security of an applicant for a programme through statement of purpose, interview and other methods may cover the following criteria;
i. Demonstration of strong business experience, and that you have held significant managerial responsibilities.
ii. Evidence of any achievements in your professional life, for example, consistently performing at a high level, consistent career progression and any impact that you have had on your organization.
iii. Professional skills that you have developed, for example, learn work, leadership, problem-solving, negotiating and analytical skills,
iv. How you will contribute to your class and what experiences you can bring to the institution.
*** The pre-requisite courses must equip the students with necessary business knowledge (managing people, managing financial resources, understanding customers , understanding environment and strategic planning) of one level lower than the programme level
**** Refer to Sural JPT GS 1000-630(41), dated 9th December 2019-Syarat Kompetensi Bahasa Inggeris Kepada Pelajar Antarbangsa for equivalent English language assessment and score.
***** The HEPS can take excellent Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) graduates for direct admission to Doctoral Degree by Research, (level 8, MQF) programme with the following conditions:
i. Students have rst class Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification, or
ii. Students have obtained CGPA of at least 3.67 or equivalent from either an academic or Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programme; and
iii. Evaluated through rigorous internal assessment by the HEP, and
iv. Approved by the HEP Senate and accepted as a candidate for the Doctorate Degree (Level 8, MQF) programme, Students must demonstrate appropriate progress during the candidature period.
- Full Time Minimum 3 years, Maximum 8 years
- Part Time Minimum 5 years, Maximum 10 years
Upon your successful completion, you will receive a Certificate Award of Doctor of Philosophy in Management validated by ALFA University College.