The program, Doctor of Philosophy in Strategic Management is unique in providing professionally qualified Strategic management experts, academics, top class strategic decision makers for academic institutions and management industries in Malaysia and overseas. The doctoral research is typically designed with the concepts of strategic formulation, innovative organizations and market competition, and addresses a wide variety of topics that have direct or indirect implications for organizational effectiveness. Students are encouraged to conduct research that focuses on recent economic problems, planning strategies to overcome and sustain with superior competitive performance. Students are equipped with the ‘softer’ business skills, employers value, such as emotional intelligence, creative thinking and high impact communication. LUC prepares the participants to pursue cutting edge, world class interdisciplinary research with mastery of the scope of knowledge in a respective area. The students will be able to pursue significant conceptual research.
For successful completion of PhD degree in LUC, each candidate should publish minimum of Four research articles in scopus indexed journals, with Lincoln affiliation.
The programme aims to provide students with rigorous, in-depth andadvanced research knowledge within Strategic Management. The objective of theprogramme is to develop an understanding and critical appreciation of alternativeapproaches, methodologies and paradigms of research in the field of businessand management. The programme of Ph.D. in Strategic Management will produceStrategic Managers consultant who are:
• Knowledgeable and skillful in strategic management recommend strategies appropriate to strategic management field.
• Appraise original research independently by adhering to legal, ethical responsibilities with appropriate professional attitude
• Demonstrate leadership, critical thinking and problem solving qualities through effective communication within a team.
• Competent in information management and lifelong learning skills to recognize strategic decisions and show entrepreneurship skills related to modern strategic management.
Doctor of Philosophy in Strategic Management is designed with an advanced research skills that will prepare students for a career in academia along with other settings in which systematic and critical analytical skills are required. We produce top level managers and decision makers who are expected to work as Top Executives and Academics in Teaching and learning as well as Research.
Full Time : 36 - 60 Months
Part Time : 48 - 96 Months
|Sl.No.||MQA Subject Code||Subject Name||Credits|
|1||PHDSM 101||Research Methodology||3|
|2||PHDSM 102||Computer Applications||3|
|3||PHDSM 103||Dissertation on any one of the following specialties||NA|
|1. Strategic Analysis|
|2. Strategy Formulation|
|3. Strategy Implementation|
|4. Strategy Evaluation|
|5. Fundamentals of Competitive Markets|
|6. Strategy and Structure of market competition|
|7. Corporate Strategy|
|8. Corporate Governance|
|9. Government & Business|
|10. Political Development Management|
|11. Industrial Organization, Price Policies, and Regulation|
|12. Disclosure Strategy|
|13. Strategy and Organization|
|14. Game Theory & Information Economics|
|16. Applied Stochastic Processes|
|17. Healthcare Leadership|
|18. Medical Ethics Strategic Management|
|19. Technological change and innovation|
|20. Managing Innovative Organizations|
|21. Strategic Leadership Concentration|
|23. Strategy Management in Accounts and Finance|
|24. Hospitality Management|
|25. Media and Publications Management|
|26. Tourism Management|
|27. Transportation management and Logistics|
Intake and Entry Requirements
Ongoing, Limited Seats Available.
Entry Requirements :
International students are required to achieve a minimum score of 6.0 for IELTS OR its equivalent.
For non-Malaysian citizens, please refer to the Malaysian Qualification Agency's (MQA) List of Overseas Qualifications & its equivalency with Malaysian Education System to see if you qualify for this course.