Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences


Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences KPT/JPS (PA 10520) 10/23

Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences program is designed for students to conduct research in the field of Medical Sciences and Bio medicine. The students will be able to do interdisciplinary research related to the fields of medicine. Our specialized and well-equipped laboratories make it convenient for students to pursue their independent research work and are offered guidance and support by our highly qualified and experienced academic staff. This program is thus intended for students, who wish to advance their studies in this relevant discipline of study.

For successful completion of PhD degree in Lincoln University College, each candidate should publish minimum of two (2) research articles in scopus indexed journals and two (2) other indexed International Journals, with Lincoln University College affiliation.

  • To provide knowledge and make the students competent in performing medical sciences techniques related to field of research.

  • Organize original research independently by adhering to legal, ethical responsibilities with appropriate professional attitude.

  • To Demonstrate leadership, critical thinking and problem solving qualities through effective communication within a team.

  • To make the students competent in information management and lifelong learning skills related to scientific research innovation.

  1. Researcher
  2. Clinical Researcher
  3. Medical & Health Professions Educator
  4. Medical and Health Service Manager
  5. Lecturer/Professor in Academic Institutions

Full Time: 36 - 60 Months
Part Time: 48 - 72 Months

Sl.No. MQA Subject Code Subject Name
1 PDMS 101 Research Methodology
2 PDMS 102 Computer Application
3 PDMS 103 PhD in Medical Sciences (Research Work)
Cytology and Genetics
General Medicine
Traditional Complementary Medicine
Medical Education

Intake : Ongoing, Limited Seats Available.

Entry Requirements :

  1. Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) in a relevant area of study from Lincoln University College or any other Higher Education Provider recognized by the University Senate; OR
  2. Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s degree recognized by the University Senate; OR
  3. Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysia Government
  4. English Proficiency for International Students:
  5. Minimum Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 550 or 80 (Internet) or minimum International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 & above or its equivalent.

Duration : 36 Months.

University : Lincoln University College

Level : Ph.d.