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The award

How long you will study
3 - 6 Years

Domestic course fees
MYR 48 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts

International course fees
MYR 52 per year

All study options

About PhD Psychology at University of Reading Malaysia

Our PhD in Psychology provides graduates with an in-depth understanding of a specialist field at the forefront of the discipline and enables mastery of the research methods required in that field. Under the supervision of leading international researchers, you will acquire the necessary skills and experience to conduct high quality, independent, original research in your field of study.

We would be willing to consider research proposals in any field of psychology, but particular welcome enquiries from those interested in undertaking projects the following areas:

  • Cognitive Psychology, especially
    • Embodied cognition
    • Impaired cognition
    • Language & thought
    • Prospective memory

  • Developmental Psychology, especially
    • Language & cognitive development
    • Social development & Autism Spectrum Conditions

  • Health Psychology, especially
    • Eating behaviour and food preferences
    • Impact of illness on cognitive function and quality of life
    • Judgement of healthiness in others

  • Perceptual Processes, especially
    • Body representation
    • Face perception
    • Multisensory perception

Find a PhD supervisor:
For more details of the research interests of our academic staff:

  • Dr Carmel Houston-Price
  • Dr Andreas Kalckert
  • Dr Beth Law
  • Dr Daniel Jones
  • Dr Tan Kok Wei

Find out more

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardPhDHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study3 - 6 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesMYR 48 per yearInternational course feesMYR 52 per year

Notes about fees for this course

Full time:
Malaysians - RM pa 
2017/18: 48,000
International - RM pa 
2017/18: 52,250 

Part time:
Malaysians - RM pa 
45% discount on above fees
International - RM pa 
45% discount on above fees

We offer High Achievers' Scholarships of 25% discount on fees to students who have achieved a 1st class Bachelor's degree or Distinction at Masters. And we are exceptionally offering an additional 25% discount to students who register with us in the first year of the programme running (2017 entry for most programmes).

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 Bachelor's honours degree and Master's degree (relevant to field)

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