Mohd Shukri Yajid Research Fellowship


Mohd Shukri Yajid Research Fellowship Awards
MSU invites application from individuals with proven scholastic records and completed PhD and intended to advance research in MSU for the 2013 - 2014 academic year.

Introduction
The university has established the Mohd Shukri Yajid Research Fellowship program which may be awarded to suitable candidates for who have PhD and interested to improve their knowledge and experience in fields of research. The Fellowships were created to honor the university founder Prof. Mohd Shukri Abd Yajid's leadership and principles by providing opportunity that focuses on the major areas of study which he pioneered and established in the university, namely information technology, business and management, and medical and health sciences. The purpose is to train qualified academics to meet the global workforce needs and helps to create a worldwide interdisciplinary community. The fellowship provides support and guidance to some of the world's best graduate students and aims to support as many international candidates from as many different countries as possible.

Fields of Study
Information & Communications Technology, Computer Science, Information Science, Software Development, e-Commerce, Graphic Design, Computer System Auditing, Computer Engineering, Game Art and Animation, International Business, Decision Science, Industrial Management, Accounting, Financing, Marketing, Event Management, Human Capital Management, Retail Management, Childhood Education, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), Law and Commerce, Hospitality Tourism, Medical Sciences, Medical Education, Health Sciences, Biomedicine, Bioinformatics, Food Service Technology, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Complementary Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Nursing, Radiography, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Dietetics, Forensic Sciences.

Tenure of Fellowship
The Fellowship is tenable for the minimum period required to complete the research. Fellowship are awarded for a period of 12 months to 24 months.

Value of Fellowship
The total annual value of each fellowship is RM 36 000 per year (approx up to USD 11,250 per year). This covers monthly stipends for the successful candidate as well as includes provision of a return airfare from the Fellow's place of residence and university accommodation or equivalent which will be provided free of charge throughout the period of fellowship.

Conditions of Offer
Successful candidates must be non-Malaysian citizens who have obtained a minimum qualification of Doctorate degree with some experiences in his/her fields equivalent from any university worldwide recognized by MSU Senate. Short listing is based on outstanding academic records and 2 letters of recommendation from referees. A good command of English by applicant must be properly indicated. Applicants will be given opportunity to be employed at MSU upon completion of fellowship. The Fellowship will be awarded strictly on merit regardless of race, gender, religion or country of origin.

Application
Application forms can be downloaded here [ Mohd Shukri Yajid Research Fellowship Application ] or can be obtained from the following office:

Dean, School of Graduate Studies, Management & Science University (MSU),
University Drive, Off Persiaran Olahraga,
Section 13, 40100 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.

Only completed applications sent to the above address will be processed.