Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

KPT/JPS(PA 15041)11/28

The Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (PhD) at Lincoln University College degree provides rigorous research training to prepare graduates for careers in academia or research, as well as practice as a licensed clinical psychologist.

Entry Requirement

Entry Requirement:

  1. A Master’s Degree in Psychology; OR
  2. Other relevant or equivalent qualifications, experience, and requirements accepted by the Lincoln University College Senate/competent authority in Malaysia.

Candidates without a related qualification in the field/s or working experience in the relevant fields must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by Lincoln University College.


  1. There shall be no direct entry from Bachelor’s Degree level to Doctoral Degree level.
  2. However, candidates with Bachelor’s Degree qualification, registered for Master’s Degree programs may apply to convert their candidacy to Doctoral Degree programs.
  3. Application of conversion must be done within one year after candidate registers for Master’s Degree programs.
  4. Application approval is subjected to:
  • Having shown competency and capability in conducting research at Doctoral Degree level;
  • Rigorous internal assessment by Lincoln University College; and
  • Approval by the Lincoln University College Senate.

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