Doctor of Philosophy in Sustainability Science and Technology Sunway University
This novel Ph.D. program aims to produce leaders in academia and industry through its multi-disciplinary approach to sustainability. Graduates will be equipped with the quantitative and qualitative analytical skills necessary to formulate and champion solutions to global sustainability issues.
Working with Sunway University's team of highly qualified, experienced, and world-class academicians, Ph.D. candidates would gain exposure to the various systems involved in sustainability issues and debates. Students will also be guided into identifying areas of investigation within the emerging areas of research contributing towards sustainable development solutions.
Sunway University's state-of-the-art facilities coupled with research partnerships with globally excellent institutions provide every scholar the opportunity to become a key researcher in the field of sustainability.
January and July
3 Years (full-time)
4 Years (part-time)
Research Clusters and Researchers
Our researchers are highly accomplished, internationally recognized, and experienced with proven track records. Check out our School Research and School of Science Technology Staff Research Profile.
Candidates are required to take only one module namely Research Methodology to learn the techniques used to identify, select, process, and analyze information about a topic in research, in addition to the thesis component.
The Ph.D. is awarded based on the successful completion of a thesis. The thesis should demonstrate proficiency, criticality, and mastery in the subject or chosen area of research.
- Lecturer/Senior Educator
- R&D (Senior Researcher, Manager)
- Research Scientist/ Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
- Prolific Scientific Writer
- Scientific Policy Maker