Postgraduate Application

Doctor of Philosophy (Management)

Applicants must possess:

  1. A Master’s degree in a business or related field as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR
  2. Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s degree as accepted by the HEP Senate.
  3. For postgraduate studies, international students are required to achieve a minimum score of 6.0 for IELTS OR its equivalent.
NOTE: (For Doctoral degree by Research as stated in the Standards: Master’s and Doctoral Degree:
  • There shall be no direct entry from Bachelor’s degree level to Doctoral degree level.
  • Candidates with Bachelor’s degree who are registered for Master’s degree by Research programmes may apply to convert their candidacy to the Doctoral degree programmes within ONE (1) year after Master’s degree registration, subjected to:
      a. Having shown competency and capability in conducting research at Doctoral degree level;
      b. Rigorous internal evaluation by the HEP; and
      c. Approval by the HEP Senate.

 

Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Finance

Applicants must possess:

  1. A recognized Master's Degree (Level 7, MQF) in MIF or its equivalent.
NOTE: (For Doctoral degree by Research as stated in the Standards: Master’s and Doctoral Degree:
  • There shall be no direct entry from Bachelor’s Degree level to Doctoral Degree level.
  • However, candidates with Bachelor’s Degree qualification, registered for Master Degree by Research programmes may apply to convert their candidacy to Doctoral Degree programmes.
  • Application of conversion must be done within one year after candidate registers for Master Degree programmes.
  • Application approval is subject to:
      a. Having shown competency and capability in conducting research at Doctoral degree level;
      b. Rigorous internal evaluation by the HEP; and
      c. Approval by the HEP Senate.

 

Doctor of Philosophy in Accounting

Applicants must possess:

  1. A master‟s degree in accounting or related field as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR
  2. Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s degree as accepted by the HEP Senate.
NOTE:
  • For International students, TOEFL score of 550 OR IELTS score of 5.5 OR its equivalent.

 

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration (Entrepreneurship)

Applicants must possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualifications as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualifications can be accepted, subject to a minimum of 5 years of working experience in relevant field;
  • At least band 6.0 for IELTS or minimum score of 550 for paper based TOEFL (for international applicants)

 

Master of Management

Applicants must possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualifications as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above the CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualifications may be accepted, subject to the HEP rigorous internal assessment (may include tests, interviews or portfolio); OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualifications may be accepted, subject to a minimum of 5 years of working experience in relevant field.
  • At least band 6.0 for IELTS or minimum score of 550 for paper based TOEFL (for international applicants)