Doctor of Philosophy

KPT/JPS (N/481/8/0786)02/23 | MQA/PA 9389

Course Duration

Full time 3 Years, Part time 4 Years


Registration is open throughout the year

Course Fees

RM 27,000 (Malaysian)
RM 27,100 (International)


This programme is designed as a response to the need in society for highly qualified professionals with specific training in the field of computing. Graduates will be prepared for senior positions in research development and to provide services to industries and institutions locally and globally.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Master in Computing or equivalent: candidates are required to have at least one BSc or MSc in computing
  • Other Masters equivalent qualifications: subject to the approval by the Senate of the University

English Language Requirements


  • IGCSE: Minimum pass; OR
  • MUET: Minimum band 3; OR
  • IELTS: Minimum band 5.0; OR
  • TOEFL: Minimum score of 550; OR
  • Any equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

** Validity of test results:
-MUET: 5 years
-IELTS & TOEFL: 2 years

We are Hiring

We are looking for passionate individuals to join our team.

  1. Full Time PhD & Master Vacancies with allowances (URGENT FILL UP).
  2. AI & Analytics Postgraduate Researcher.

This project is sponsored by Serba Dinamik Group Bhd.

This Industry research project will focus into development :-

– To develop a Core AI/ Predictive Analytics engine based on data-driven problem solving integrate with existing Smart Maintenance solutions.

– Develop intelligent AI systems which comply with HS&E procedures and requirement.

– Develop intelligent AI systems which will focus less time spent on brute-force information extraction and validation.


  • A Malaysian;
  • Familiar and experience in developing AI/Analytics solutions using KERAS, TensorFlow, Python, R, SAS, Tableau.
  • Has completed MSc. in the relevant and related field (Data Analytics/Computer Science/Systems Engineering) with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; (For PhD computing candidates Placement).
  • Has completed Bachelor’s degree in the relevant and related field (Data Analytics/Computer Science/Systems Engineering) with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; (Master by Research student placement).


Industry working experience in the relevant and related field of not less than 3 years with minimum CGPA of 2.75;


Research experience in the relevant and related field of not less than 3 years with 2 journal publications with minimum CGPA of 2.75; and

Able to travel as much as the job requires

Benefits: Allowance up to RM 2,500 monthly (PhD) OR RM2,000 (Master). Upon successful and completion of the project, candidate will be awarded with Master or Doctoral Degree.

Interested candidates to email CV to

Programme Outline

Key Courses


We shall accept the research projects consisting of, but not limited to the following knowledge areas in computer science:

  • Abundant Data Applications, Algorithms, and Architectures
  • Data Science Research
  • Information Security and Cryptography
  • Security of Computer Systems and Support for Digital Democracy
  • Programming Languages, Software Engineering and Mobile Computing
  • Machine Learning and Intelligent Systems
  • Internet of Things
  • Graphics and Visual Computing

Career Prospects

  • Systems manager
  • Information analyst
  • Software engineer
  • Web engineer
  • Data warehouse consultant
  • User interface designer
  • Systems specialist
  • IT consultant
  • Policy advisor
  • Project manager
  • Academician​

Students Testimonial

UNIMY has a very conducive study environment. I can't help but feel very blessed to be here. The people I know are very supportive. They provide great input, which has been valuable.

Nur Asfia JamaluddinFoundation in Computing & Engineering

For a student who has been staying abroad for years, attending UNIMY has broadened my perspective and understanding of computers and technology.
The university has comfortable atmosphere with students from different walks of life. Some subjects are challenging; however, enthusiastic lecturers are prepared to lend a helping hand.

Auni QistinaFoundation in Computing & Engineering

UNIMY has given me a new perspective towards the subject of technology and science and it has been an eye-opening journey being here. The subjects are specialised so it gives me a sure direction and focus for my future. The assignments have helped build my character and motivation. The staff are knowledgeable in their respective fields and they have been hospitable and helpful towards students' issues. Being at UNIMY has made me learn, grow and mature as a student and I am grateful for the experiences and opportunities.

Rachel Ooi Yin WahFoundation in Computing & Engineering

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