This is a research-based PhD programme. The candidate is required to conduct independent research under an academic supervisor/supervisory committee, complete the thesis and orally defend his/her thesis in a proposal defence and attend a viva voce.
Students are to acquire sufficient research skills training hours as prescribed by the faculty before the proposal defence.
On top of this, a student undertaking research in the entrepreneurship-related area is required to undertake two Entrepreneurship modules:
- Managing Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
- The supervisor may prescribe other courses to the student to supplement their learning from time to time.