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Institute of Graduate Research

Programme Overview

All research-based postgraduate courses offered at SEGi University come under the purview of the Institute of Graduate Studies. Through its myriad programmes, you will gain a deep understanding of your subject matters, as you pursue your postgraduate path. The academics working with the Institute are highly regarded in their fields of study and will be able to bring great impact to the research you will be carrying out.

Why SEGi University For Postgraduate Courses


Gain insights with Skills Workshops and input from Industry Advisors as you go on your postgraduate journey.

Access to Resources

A well-stocked library, journals and access to online resources will support all research being carried out at the Institute.

Dedicated Academia

Strong, qualified and passionate academic team rich in experience and expertise that will be able to add tremendous value.

International Collaborations

Leverage on the University’s global linkages and industry partnerships as you carry out your postgraduate studies at IGS.


With the Master of Science (Vision Science) by Research programme, we aim to provide you with a firm grounding in scholarly research work in clinical vision science that encompasses the subject areas of ocular and visual science through clinical optometry. The programme forms the initial platform for vision related professionals to advance their knowledge on the scientific foundations of vision science by pursuing supervised research work in preparation for later pursuit of a doctoral degree by research in clinical optometry and/ or vision science.

This programme provides professionals with in-depth knowledge of Engineering to shape students’ the ability to solve research and engineering problems effectively. Students stay updated with the latest developments in the field of engineering. The well-crafted curriculum is designed to cultivate research competitiveness to cater to societal needs. It also serves as a platform for innovation and creation. With the guidance from our experienced academic team throughout the programme, students master far more advanced analytical thinking skills.

The Master of Science (Engineering) prepares you with comprehensive knowledge in the research area of Engineering. Upon completion of the programme, students are able to establish and conduct surveys or experiments, analyze data and present the results in a professional manner. Our endeavour is to cultivate the research competitiveness in in students pursuing the programme and enhance their capacity for continuous learning and analysing contemporary issues.

This programme focuses to make an original contribution to academic literature or research in a specific discipline of business. They can get a thorough understanding of theoretical underpinnings and their applications, with an ability to think in a systematic way and apply quantitative and qualitative techniques to business-related problems. This programme enhances the knowledge, skills and abilities obtained at the Master’s level. Students gain the ability to conduct independent research.

This two-year programme is aimed for those who wish to gain in-depth knowledge of the various aspects of management. Students get analytical training according to the chosen specialisation which allows them to develop an applied final thesis as their MSc dissertation. The programme focusses on highly specialised research that explores creativity and innovation in students. This enables them to contribute new knowledge to different management fields.

The PhD programme is conducted fully by research. The programme prepares you for one of four likely career paths; as an academician in an institution of higher learning, a consultant in the ever-evolving IT industry, a technopreneur or researcher in industrial R&D or government-funded research institutions. Graduates of the PhD Information Technology by Research have gained employment in both public and private sector organisations in a range of technology related positions.

Graduates of the MSc Information Systems Management have gained employment in both public and private sector organisations in a range of technology related positions such as IT consultants, IT managers, systems analysts, business analysts, e-Business consultants, information systems analysts, information systems strategic managers, business development managers and project managers.

This programme is designed for teachers likes you who want to play a greater leadership role in academia or out there in the industry. Candidates will develop students’ research skills through quality supervision, methodologies learned from the curriculum and actual application of a research project on a topic of interest (entirely by research without the teaching practicum component).

This programme is perfect for candidates looking to push their limits and rise to challenges, as it incorporates the vigours expected in the industry. Master of Education by Research provides teachers the essential research skills to meet the demands of the workplace through quality supervision. The programme is by research and does not involve the teaching of courses.

ailored for professionals and working adults, the Master of Arts in Corporate Communication is a 42-credit programme. This programme welcomes graduates with backgrounds from different disciplines such as law, economics, political science, sociology, psychology, business, history, as well as communication, journalism, advertising and marketing.

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2019 Intake Open Now. Limited Seats Available.

Make an enquiry by filling your details in the form to express your interest. By doing so you will get the golden opportunity to talk to our counsellors and ask them all the questions you may have about this programme. They will be able to guide you on the admissions process, how to apply for scholarships as well as the best intake that will suit.

So do drop us an enquiry today. It will be the first step towards a great university opportunity! You can also apply with trial exam results!

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