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PhD IN PROCESS PLANT MANAGEMENT
 

The aim of the programme is to provide solutions to one or more significant and challenging problems in managing complex process plant. Thus, the solution to the problem will have to take into account factors such as financial constraints, timescales and human capital management as well as technological issues. The Engineering Doctorate programme is aimed at developing individuals who will innovate but also able to implement the innovations. The EngD. is a radical alternative to the traditional PhD. being better suited to the needs of the industry and providing a more vocationally oriented doctorate in the process industry. It is highly flexible and able to accommodate candidates from all level of management. it is a full-time postgraduate programme where candidates are expected to spend most of their time carrying out
 

Read more… Area of research
 
The research progress of a candidate is assessed semesterly through a progress report. Research topics may cover the following areas :
  • Innovation in engineering services
  • Process & Plant Design Management
  • Product Development Process
  • Safety and Health in Process Industry
  • Environmental Management
  • Technology Management
  • Energy Management
  • Quality Management
  • Process Control & Instrumentation
  • Process Risk Management & Safety
  • Process Troubleshooting
  • Plant Maintenance & Inspection
PEO1 – Become experts in the process plant management field who are capable of directly contributing towards national development, analyse critically, plan and innovatively solve complex problems.

PEO2 – Become experts in the process plant management field who are creative, innovative and able to assimilate in society.

PEO3 – Be able to contribute professionally towards the environmental well-being and sustainable development. Easily adapt to different roles, responsibilities, surroundings and communities, enabling them to contribute and lead in their organizations and society at large scale.

PEO4 – Have the ability to conduct cutting-edge research which can add value to existing products through innovation and creativity.

PLO1 Graduates are able to create new knowledge and recommend innovation in the application of knowledge of process plant management.
PLO2 Graduates are able to initiate and solve issues related to process plant management.
PLO3 Graduates are able to demonstrate findings through communication skills effectively and to display the ability to work in a team.
PLO4 Graduates are able to practice professional ethics in research projects that related with process plant management.
PLO5 Graduates are able to practice the knowledge on business, management, process and plant technology.
PLO6 Graduates are able to create financial and business opportunity in process plant management.
PLO7 Graduates are able to work comfortably as members or leaders of a multi-disciplinary groups.
Mainstream 
12 max semesters | 6 min semesters
 
LIST OF COURSES | sem 1
EKKL 1113 BUILDING OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE
EKKL 1163 GREEN OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT
EKKL 1013  RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
 
LIST OF COURSES | sem  2
EKKL 1223 FINANCIAL DECISION MAKING
EKKL 1243 PRODUCTION PLANNING
EKKL1253 WELLNESS FOR YOP MANAGEMENT
EKKL1263 PRODUCT DESIGN
 
LIST OF COURSES | sem 3
EKKL 1190 DOCTORAL RESEARCH PROJECT
 
 LIST OF COURSES | sem 4
EKKL  1290 DOCTORAL RESEARCH PROJECT
 
 LIST OF COURSES | sem 5
EKKL  2190 DOCTORAL RESEARCH PROJECT
 
 LIST OF COURSES | sem 6
EKKL 2290 DOCTORAL RESEARCH PROJECT
  • Candidate must hold a Master of Science (Process Plant Management) degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, or
  • Master of Engineering or Science degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia or any other Institutions of Higher Learning recognized by the Senate, or 
  • Master degree in any other fields (eg. MBA) but with first degree in Engineering or Science with at least 2 years experience in the process industry
For further enquiries please contact:

Dr. Aziatul Niza Sadikin
Programme Coordinator

Office: +6013-7710020
Email: aziatulniza@utm.my