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DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN FOOD STUDIES

KPT/JPS (N//811/8/0350) (MQA/PA12870) 01/27

The Doctor of Philosophy in Food Studies programme offers students the opportunity to conduct research on food from the perspectives and methods of the social sciences. The programme prepares researchers and practitioners to tackle critical issues related to the cultural, social, economic, and political dimensions of food. Graduates are expected to venture in the academia, industry, government and non-governmental organisations at the local, regional or global level. 

INTAKES: JANUARY, MARCH, JUNE, AUGUST, OCTOBER

 

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3 to 6-year

Full Time programme

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4 to 8-year

Part Time programme

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Research-focused

curriculum

Requirements

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

*Any of the above conditions would require student's research proposal to be approved. 

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university's Admissions Department. 

ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

* For international students: IELTS 5.0 / TOEFL 500 (May join IEN preparatory course and achieve the IELTS score).

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

DURATION

Full time:

3-6 years

Part time:

4 – 8 years

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

Students are required to pass the Research Methodology modules (6 credit hours) in the first year of their candidature.

KEY RESEARCH AREAS

At Taylor’s University, we believe research can help shape the future. Our postgraduate research programmes cover a broad range of topics with the aim to help shape the future in the aspects of society, technology, economy, and environment.

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This doctor of philosophy focuses on the diversity of food research in the following key areas: 

HIRING GRADUATE STUDENTS

More than 300 postgraduates have chosen Taylor's to fulfill their research aspiration. Join us and contribute to our innovative and progressive research projects here.

WHO SHOULD JOIN THIS PROGRAMME?

Future Careers

When you’ve successfully completed this programme, you could advance to any of these exciting careers, including:

Fees and Scholarships

Approximate Total Fees
(Local Students):

RM 49,050

(Full-Time)

RM 34,425

(Part-Time)

Approximate Total Fees
(International Students):

USD 16,467


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Fees will be reviewed annually. For the avoidance of doubt, Taylor’s reserves the right to revise the fee payable for any given semester.

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