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Research Programmes

The following lists our research programmes by Structure A (Research Mode):

  1. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    Holds a master’s degree from UMT or any other higher institutions recognized by the Senate, or a First Class bachelor’s degree or equivalent from UMT or any other higher institutions recognized by the Senate.
  2. Master of Science (MSc)
    Holds a bachelor degree in related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent from UMT or any other higher institutions recognized by the Senate.

Programme Duration

Duration of study for full-time and part-time students are as follows:

Programme Full-Time Part-Time
Minimum Maximum Minimum Maximum
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) 4 semesters 10 semesters 6 semesters 14 semesters
Master of Science (MSc) 2 semesters 6 semesters 4 semesters 10 semesters


Research Specializations

The School is committed to become an excellent research cluster that continually strengthens UMT’s research community. In addition, we are sharing our research findings with relevant agencies and community to encourage knowledge transfer between academia, industry and community. Our academicians have specializations in the following fields of research:*

Accounting – Auditing, Management Accounting, Corporate Governance, Financial Accounting, Environmental Accounting, Public Sector Accounting, Accounting Information System.

Finance –  Investment, International Finance, Personal Finance, Islamic Finance, Corporate Finance.

Management – Human Resource Management, Educational Leadership Management, Operations Management, Organizational Management, Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, Business Law.

Marketing – Retailing, Service Marketing, Social Marketing, Consumer Behavior.

Tourism – Tourism Management, Tourism Services, Island and Peripheral Tourism, Environmental/Eco-Tourism, Tourism Policy and Planning

Maritime Studies Maritime Logistic, Maritime Law and Policy, Maritime Management, Maritime Transportation, Maritime Operations

 
*Contact your potential supervisors now for your PhD / MSc studies, according to their area of research expertise.