AT950 : Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) 


Research areas offered by the faculty are :


Plantation / Agriculture Management

  • Plantation Management
  • Agricultural Supply and Chain Management
  • Agricultural Marketing
  • Agricultural Finance
  • Agricultural Economics

Agriculture Biotechnology

  • Plant Tissue Culture
  • Seed Technology & Crop Propagation
  • Postharvest Technology

Crop Protection

  • Entomology
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Plant Pathology
  • Insect Genetic
  • Insect Toxicology
  • Insect Resistance Studies


  • Weed Management
  • Crop Production

Soil Science

  • Soil Fertility
  • Soil Management


Entry Requirement


Eligibility will be based on one of the following:


  • A Master’s degree in a science related field from UiTM or any institution of higher learning recognised by the UiTM Senate; or
  • An equivalent qualification to a Master’s degree in a science related field recognised by the UiTM Senate together with relevant experience.







a. Pass Bachelor’s degree

b. At least 35 years of age (in the year of application)

c. At least ten (10) years working experience in the top management of plantation

d. Requires Direct Evidence (Certificate / samples of work / record of work activities / documents) and Indirect Evidence (written records / Email / letter of support)

e. Attach together a research proposal

f. Interview according to the needs of the programme

g. Pass the Aptitude test (to be confirmed by the Department of Academic Affairs)


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