Master of Philosophy

KPT/JPT (R2/340/7/0465) 12/24 - MQA/SWA0122

Why study a Master of Philosophy (MPhil)?

The degree allows candidates to develop in-depth knowledge, expertise and skills through the application of research to business problems and issues.

You will gain experience in the design and implementation of research and make a contribution to an existing body of knowledge by applying, clarifying or interpreting that knowledge.

At Monash Malaysia, we are committed to scholarly research that will make us global leaders in business and economic theory and practice.

Areas of study

Areas of study include:

  • accounting and finance
  • business law and taxation
  • econometrics and business statistics
  • economics
  • management
  • marketing

Career opportunities

This master’s degree has been designed to allow you to pursue your own career ambitions. Monash's international reputation offers graduates career and research opportunities in Malaysia and around the world.


The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) is taken over 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time study in the School of Business.


In 2021, annual tuition fees for this course are:

  • RM42,333 for Malaysian students
  • RM46,556 for international students.

■ Once-only fees

  • Application - RM100
  • Registration - RM200

■ Per-semester fee

  • General amenities - RM100

For more details on the student pass application fee, please click here.

Intake periods

You can apply for the Master of Philosophy (MPhil) at Monash Malaysia throughout the year, subject to availability of supervision.

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More information

Please contact Ms Kiew Suet Yin (Research Manager, Research Management Office) at or +603 5514 5861 (Direct Line) for more information about the Master of Philosophy (MPhil).