The Doctor of Philosophy in English program of Lincoln University College, Malaysia (LUC) is designed to help the students to maximize the benefits of research by advancing fundamental knowledge and contributing to efficacious public policy, improved health outcomes, economic prosperity, social cohesion, international development, community identity, arts, culture and the quality of life. LUC not only provides a supportive research environment in which scholars at every stage of their career, can flourish and develop but also prepares a student for full participation as a scholar and literary critic in the profession.
The English Department seeks to teach and promote an understanding of both the significance and the history of British and American literature and to foster an appreciation of the richness and variety of texts in the language. It offers rigorous training in interpretive thinking and precise expression. This degree course enables the students to go for various English and its related jobs and aids one to keep pace with the expanding frontiers of knowledge. This doctoral degree provides research training relevant to the present social and economic objectives of the country.
Our doctoral program prepares students for academic careers at colleges and universities and for non-academic work in related fields. The faculty in the Department offer extensive preparation in methods for working in English Studies and supplement the official curriculum with a series of professional development workshops and colloquia, including sessions on developing academic, “alternative-academic,” and non-academic career search plans.
After completion of this course the students are expected to find jobs and work as:
1. Research Analyst
2. Research Consultant
Full Time Duration: 36 Months
Part Time Duration: 48 Months
|Sl.No.||MQA Subject Code||Subject Name||Credits|
|1||PEN 101||Research Methodology||3|
|2||PEN 102||PhD in English Research Work||NA|
Intake and Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements :
Any changes to the Program Standard / MQA professional requirements / recommendations will apply to new cohort students only.
Implementation of the eligibility requirements in accordance with the MQA Professional Program / Professional Body Requirements / Recommendations is applicable in accordance with the provisions set forth in the Malaysian Qualifications Agency circular (MQA) when enforcing the application of MQA Professional Program / Professional Body Requirements / Recommendations.