Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) (Information Systems)

Undertake specialised and applied and in-depth research works in computer science, mobile computing, network security, software engineering, business analytics, multimedia and games development, and other relevant areas.

INTI Programmes for Working Professionals PhD 4 years (PT), 3 years (FT) From RM 49,500
  • Face-to-face exposure with more than 35 inspiring industry leaders from big companies.
  • Hone the skills to contribute to the growth of the national & global economy.
  • Convert work experience into an academic entry qualification with APEL ©.
  • Get programme recognition from the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and World Leading Universities from the UK.



  • Proposal Defense
  • Research Methodology workshops
  • Research Thesis Supervision
  • Students are required to produce a thesis (40,000 words) for the complete fulfilment of the graduation requirement

Research Areas

  • Cloud Computing
  • Internet of things (IoT)
  • Knowledge Management System
  • Mobile Commerce
  • Multimedia Networking ( Remove )
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Smart Education System
  • Business Analytics
  • Network Security
Campus Local Students International Students
INTI International University Approx. RM 49,500 Approx. RM 49,500
  • A recognized Masters degree or equivalent AND candidates must have completed at least ONE (1) of their earlier Degrees (Master’s or Bachelor’s) in the field of computing/information technology/information system; AND
  • Meet any of these English Requirements:
    • Masters degree conducted in English**; OR
    • IELTS score of 6.0; OR
    • Equivalent score from any of the above obtained at undergraduate level at a recognised university**

** A copy of the document from the university is required during submission as a part during submission as a proof of English proficiency

Any other qualification with relevant working experience will be considered prior to approval by the Senate.

Note: International students are subject to meet entry requirements that reflect similar qualifications and experience as stated above.
To find country-specific entry requirements visit our international entry requirement page

Campuses & Intakes

INTI International University

  • January
  • May
  • September

Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

This programme prepares students for academic careers in colleges, universities and high-level positions in government, public and private sectors; in addition to consultancy work that involves information systems advisory areas that will build the country intellectual capital & wealth.

This syllabus has been designed to meet the requirements of professional bodies while giving students the competitive edge.

Enable students to contribute to the growth of the national & global economy
Students can explore the government-industry national agenda to develop and build a pool of distinguished researchers focused on national and international research.

Accredited by
INTI International University: (R2/482/8/0128)(10/27)(MQA/ FA0030)

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