|Study Mode||FULL TIME,PART TIME,BY RESEARCH WORK|
|Duration||3 Years (full-time) 4 Years (part-time)|
|Intake||January, March, June & September|
This research driven programme aims to further develop your current research skills in one of a number of key areas of biology. Working with your supervisors, you will be exposed to the many aspects of research activities including critical analysis of literature, identifying an area of contribution, gathering information and communicating ideas through journal publications and conference presentations.
Tutorials will be conducted in an exclusive, one-to-one manner and supervisors will be on hand to support you throughout the duration of the programme. Prior to enrolment, prospective candidates will have to consult Sunway’s qualified and experienced supervisors to ascertain the area of research.
i) Research Design, Analysis and Communication
ii) Research Ethics and Biological Safety, and
iii) Directed Readings and Academic Presentations to enhance their knowledge in research, in addition to the research thesis.
AREA OF RESEARCH
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.
Master’s Degree A Master’s degree in biological sciences discipline or related field
Other Qualifications Any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to-case basis
ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS