This program:

  • is a supervised research program culminating in the submission of a thesis for consideration of the conferment of a doctoral degree.
  • leverages on current office management & technology practices to generate a wide range of research topics.
  • provides a solid foundation in the mechanisms & tools of office systems management enabling candidates to analyze real-life issues related to this industry.
  • prepares candidates for a fulfilling academic or professional career in related sectors.
  • Colloquiums
  • Seminars
  • Critical Thinking Workshops
  • Thesis Writing Workshops
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Office Systems
  • Customer Service
  • Health Administration
  • Event Management
  • Management Science 
  • Technology Management
  • Master's degree from UiTM or other institutions of higher learning recognized by the UiTM Senate

AND

  • Submission of intended research proposal

Full-Time

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Attend courses organized by IPSIS
  • Proposal write-up

Semester 2

  • Proposal write-up
  • Defend research proposal

Year 2

Semester 3 & 4

  • Data collection, analysis & write-up

Year 3

Semester 5 & 6

  • Data collection, analysis & write-up
  • VIVA VOCE

Part-Time

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Attend courses organized by IPSIS
  • Proposal write-up

Semester 2

  • Proposal write-up

Year 2

Semester 3 & 4

  • Proposal write-up
  • Defend research proposal

Year 3

Semester 5 & 6

  • Data collection, analysis & write-up

Year 4

Semester 7 & 8

  • Data collection, analysis & write-up
  • Viva-Voce
  • Full time: 3 years
  • Part-time: 4 years

Local: RM 1598 per semester 

International: RM 4025 per semester

*Fees are subject to change

Online application form may be found at http://www.online.uitm.edu.my/ipsis/ 
Programme Code: BA992