PhD (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) - EEE

OVERVIEW

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) by research mode, which is specifically designed to produce professional engineers and experts who are able to conduct systematic research and able to blend theoretical and practical aspects of learning according to the relevant needs of the industrial public sectors and nations.  With the same objective, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering offer postgraduates study by research mode at Masters of Science (MSc) level. This programme is designed to produce candidates with significant skill of conducting systematic research and prepare them for further study up to PhD level.

Research Thrust Areas:

Communications

  • RF system and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • Wireless & mobile systems
  • Antenna & propagation
  • Microwave & satellite systems

Computer Engineering

  • Imaging
  • Digital signal processing
  • Distributed computing
  • Software engineering

Control & Automation

  • Robotics
  • Sensors &  Instrumentation
  • Computational intelligence
  • Industrial automation control

Microelectronics

  • Advanced digital systems
  • Integrated circuit design
  • Device modelling & characterization
  • Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
  • Analogue and digital IC design

Power Systems & Electrical Machines

  • Power electronics & devices
  • Power system & energy conversion
  • Electrical machine & drives
  • Power quality management

Requirements of graduation:           

(i) Complete MSc thesis

(ii) Pass viva-voce

Interested candidate can applied on line via:

http://www.ips.usm.my/index.php/prospective-students/admission

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 

Applicants should possess one of the following:

  • A Master’s or Bachelor’s (First Class Honours or CGPA >3.67/4) degree in related areas.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

(Applicable for International Applicants Only)

  • A minimum score of 550 in Paper- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of 213 in Computer- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of 80 in Internet- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of Band 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
  • The applicants native language is English or National language
  • Applicant graduated from institutions of higher learning which use English Language as the medium of instruction.
  • English courses offered by British Council.
  • Passed USM's Intensive English Course Level IV with minimum gred B.
  • English courses offered by selected Public / Private Universities.

DURATION

  • Full-time: Min 4 semesters / Max 10 semesters
  • Part-time: Min 6 semesters / Max 15 semesters

FEES

Malaysian (MYR)
Full Time/ Semester Part Time/ Semester
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) :3,700.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee : 1000.00
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3,085.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee: 1000.00
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00

 

International (USD)
Full Time/ Semester Part Time/ Semester
  • Registration Fee : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 475.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,388.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee: 375.00
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00
  • Registration Fee : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 475.00
  • Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,238.00
  • Thesis Evaluation Fee : 375.00
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00

** Fees are subject to change

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Institute of Postgraduate Studies
Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
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Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
xtel +604 653 2606 
xfax +604 653 2940 
xemel admission_ips@usm.my


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