Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Creative Multimedia (By Research)

Faculty of Creative Multimedia (FCM)

(R2/213/8/0227) 07/27 (A0694)

Faculty of Creative Multimedia (FCM) focuses on research areas covering topics in Design & Creativity, Animation & Visual Effects, Advertising Design, Virtual Reality, Video, Film Production & Cinematography, Interface Design & Product Design, Media Arts, Multimedia Learning & E-learning, Interaction Design, Sound and Music, Visual Communications & Graphic Design, and Media, Culture & Humanities. FCM is also interested to venture into other areas for the improvement of knowledge and skills in the field of creative multimedia. More details are available here: http://creative.mmu.edu.my/research-areas/

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  • Fields of Research
    • Digital media
      Film and animation
      Virtual reality
      Photography
      Multimedia programming
      Environmental media
      Media innovation & technology
      Interface design
      Education technology
      Sound and music communication
      Knowledge management
  • Entry Requirements
    • A Master’s degree or equivalent in a Creative Multimedia or a related field from MMU or institutions recognised by the Senate; OR
    • A Master’s degree or equivalent in a non-related field from MMU or any institutions recognised by the Senate, and evidence of at least two (2) years relevant working or research experience; OR
    • Other academic qualifications equivalent to the above that are accepted by the Senate.
    • A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 3.67 or equivalent, in a Creative Multimedia or related field from MMU or institutions recognised by Senate can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment.
    • English Entry Requirement:
      • Minimum IELTS overall band score of 6.0 or its equivalent*
      • *The equivalency table is as below:

      English Competency CEFR High
      B1
      CEFR Low
      B2
      CEFR Mid
      B2
      CEFR High
      B2
      IELTS 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5
      TOEFL iBT 42 46 60 79
      MUET Band 3 Band 3 Band 4 Band 4
      Pearson Test of English 47 51 59 63
      Cambridge Qualifications and Test 154 160 169 176

      • In addition to the above, any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the Senate of the University.

      • The English language requirement is waived for the candidates who are natives of and/or have completed their Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees from countries that use English as the medium of instruction as well as the first language.

  • Programme Duration
    • Full-Time: Min. 2 years, Max. 5 years
    • Part-Time: Min. 3 years, Max. 7 years
  • Intake
    •  Throughout the year