Programme Details
This programme started in May 2002. This programme aims to develop quality skills in conducting an academic research with a goal to make a significant contribution to the relevant body of knowledge as well as practice. Students may register either for full-time or 4-6 years part-time. Each student is assigned at least one supervisor who is a member of the University's academic staff.    

All research students are required to attend a weekly research methodology training sessions for the first two semesters.

Entry Requirements

  • Master's Degree in Accountancy in relevant accounting related fields from UiTM or any institution of higher learning recognized by the UiTM Senate with minimum CGPA of 3.00; or other qualifications equivalent to a Master's Degree (in a relevant field) with relevant experience in a related field recognized by the UiTM Senate with minimum CGPA of 3.00
  • International applicants are required to possess IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL of 5.5
    A candidates applying for admission is required to submit a full research proposal in the proposed area of study
  • Candidates must pass the interview

Research Area

Auditing, Accounting Information System, Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Reporting and Sustainability, Financial Reporting, Forensic Accounting and Financial Criminology, Islamic Accounting, Management Accounting, Public Sector Accounting, Risk Management, Taxation, Corporate Finance and any accounting related area

Study Mode/Duration (PhD): Full-Time & Part-Time: 21/2 years - 7 years

FURTHER INFORMATION 

03-5544 4972 (Head of Postgraduate Studies)
03-5544 4826/4976 (Coordinator Research & Coursework)
03-55443190 (Executive Officer)
03-5544 4915 (General Enquiries)

Address:
Faculty of Accountancy, Level 14, Menara SAAS,
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
40450 Shah Alam,
Selangor Darul Ehsan