Postgraduate Programme

Overview

Centre for Research on Women and Gender (KANITA) offers postgraduate studies programmes for those interested in pursuing women's or gender studies by research. Upon completion of the studies, students are awarded with Doctor of Philosophy or Master in Gender Studies. Programmes are designed to produce graduates who are gender-sensitive in various work cultures and organisations, equipping those from various basic disciplines with knowledge and analytical skills of looking at the social world through a more comprehensive and inclusive manner.

The postgraduate programmes at KANITA aims at developing and enhancing candidates' analytical and practical skills in their chosen disciplines through the use of the gender lense. This lense operates through the idea that gender matters to structures, theories and practices in any discipline that the lived realities of the sections of society, particularly women, are highly pertinent subject of deep inquiry.

Admission Requirement

Ph.D (Gender Studies)
A master degree in a related fielid (minimum CGPA 3.00/4) from a recognized institution.
 
Master (Gender Studies)
Bachelor's degrees with Honours in any fields, including Applied Sciences, Helath Sciences ang Engineering from accredited local or foreign universities.

Registration Fees

Ph.D Programme:

Malaysian (MYR)
 Full Time/ Semester  Part Time/ Semester
Registration Fee : 340.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3350.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 1000.00
Convocation Fee : 120.00
Registration Fee : 340.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2775.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 1000.00
Convocation Fee : 120.00
International (USD)
 Full Time/ Semester  Part Time/ Semester
Registration Fee : 227.50
Personal Bond : 475.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1150.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 375.00
Convocation Fee : 30.00
Registration Fee : 227.50
Personal Bond : 475.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1025.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 375.00
Convocation Fee : 30.00

Master Programme:

Malaysian (MYR)
 Full Time/ Semester  Part Time/ Semester
Registration Fee : 340.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3050.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 750.00
Convocation Fee : 120.00
Registration Fee : 340.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 2515.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 750.00
Convocation Fee : 120.00
International (USD)
 Full Time/ Semester  Part Time/ Semester
Registration Fee : 227.50
Personal Bond : 1088.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1150.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 250.00
Convocation Fee : 30.00
Registration Fee : 227.50
Personal Bond : 1475.00
Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1025.00
Thesis Evaluation Fee : 250.00
Convocation Fee : 30.00

Research Trust Areas

  • Sustainable Development
  • Policy and Law
  • Health
  • Leadership and Governance

Programme Structure

  • Thesis
  • Pre-Requisite Courses
    • SGS501: Gender Theories
    • SGS502: Research Methods and Analysis for Gender Studies
  • Seminar
  • Graduate Seminar Series
  • Professional Seminar Series

Duration

Full-time:            Min. 2 semesters/ Max 6 semesters
Part-time:           Min. 4 semesters/ Max 12 semesters