This novel PhD programme is developed in line with United Nation’s (UN) sustainable development goals (SDG) and conducted at Sunway University’s state of art laboratories. Programme is supported by its unique state of art lab facilities under different centres and departments with brand new high end equipment that was built by spending for about RM20Million. Moreover, programme has highly qualified, experienced and world class academicians to supervise and train postgraduate students to be leaders in academia and industry. Students will be exposed to many aspects of research including critical analysis of literature, identifying niche areas of interest, collecting and analysing data and communicating ideas through journal publications, book chapters and conference presentations. Students can consult Sunway’s qualified and experienced supervisors to ascertain their area of research even prior to enrolment.
January, March, June & September
3 Years (full-time)
4 Years (part-time)
Our researchers are highly accomplished, internationally recognized, and experienced with proven track records. Check out our School Research and School of Science Technology Staff Research Profile.
Candidates are required to take only one module namely Research Methodology to learn the techniques used to identify, select, process, and analyze information about a topic in research, in addition to the thesis component.
The PhD is awarded based on the successful completion of a thesis. The thesis should demonstrate proficiency, criticality and mastery in the subject or chosen area of research.
A Master’s degree (Level 7, MQF) in Science or Engineering disciplines which can be accepted by the Academic Senate.
Any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to-case basis.
a) Applicants will be required to submit the following completed and signed documents:
b) The following true copies of documents must be certified:
c) Two (2) reference letters
Documents will be processed once the application is complete. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated. We will notify you of our final decision as soon as an appropriate supervisory team has been identified.
Assoc. Prof. Dr Adarsh Kumar Pandey
Professor Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua
Hani Zalehan Zakaria