Master of Philosophy [MPhil]

Program Director

Academic Staff

Mode of Study
Distance Learning
Email:
admission@pebblehills.university
General Information

Pebble Hills University

has satisfactorily met all the standards set by Confederation of International Accreditation Commission regarding academic quality, institutional integrity and administrative responsibility, through a voluntary, non-governmental guided self-regulation. Three Star Graded is awarded to Pebble Hills University at Delaware, USA for outstanding performance in the field of distance & online education as a Private University. Grade Average 3.5 – Very Good is awarded to PHU for institutional online audit conducted at Delaware, USA. Our Status is Grade A – Full Accreditation.   The Brief Audit Summary of CIAC indicates that PHU provides education in the major aspects of education through regular, vocational as well as other modes like distance education and online learning. The audit did not find any critical weaknesses in the overall academic standards and content of the educational services provided by the institute. Moreover, it was also observed that the student support facilities and international document services provided by the institution are in quality and immensely student-friendly.  
At United Kingdom, the Professional Managers Association (PMA) will accept Pebble Hills University’s graduates for full Membership of the Association. These with Master’s degrees can enter the PMA at Certified Professional Manager (P.Mgr) level. In Canada, graduates are eligible apply membership and/or Chartered Member (C.Mgr) status of Chartered Institute of Management, Canada. In Africa, Pebble Hills University students are accepted for membership within the Technological Chapters of The Design, Technology and Management Society International

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American Professional Bodies

  This is an International Accreditation Organization (IAO) certified program. You will be eligible to apply for the IAO Certification for Business Professionals. Moreover, an Equivalency Diploma and Comprehensive Evaluation Report will be issued by the California University Foreign Credential Evaluator (CUFCE). Furthermore, graduates are eligible to apply for the membership and relevant chartered award from the Chartered Institute of Professional Financial Managers, USA and Chartered Institute of Management and Leadership, USA.  

UK Professional Bodies

Graduates of this program are eligible to join the Institute of Management Specialists (IMS), UK, The Academy of Executives & Administrators (AEA).

African Professional Bodies

Pebble Hills University students are accepted for membership within the Managerial Chapters of Design, Technology and Management Society International (DTMSI). Applicants are admitted into the Managerial Chapter of the Society, which are the general membership divisions within the Society. Suitably qualified members are invited to join various subdivisions such as the MBA and Professional Managers Guild.

Admission Requirement
Before enrolling in the program, student must fulfill the following Eligibility
  • Applicants must possess an appropriate degree from a recognized institution
  • Applicants who do not hold a university or college degree, will be considered for admissions if they have professional certification / diploma AND minimum three years full-time appropriate work experience
Professional Recognition
You will be eligible to apply for Adjunct Professorship and Honorary Fellowship from the Chartered Institute of Management, Canada. The title of Adjunct Professor is usually awarded to the candidates who have a PhD degree and a job outside the academic institution, teaching courses in a specialized field. The Honorary Fellowship is granted to candidates who meet one of the following criteria:
  •  A major creative contribution to the advancement of knowledge through research; or
  •  A position of eminence in the practice of management or business administration
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American Professional Bodies

This is an International Accreditation Organization (IAO) certified program. You will be eligible to apply for the IAO Certification for Business Professionals. The IAO Certification for Business Professionals is an international industry credential that validates skills of the business professional for the international business world. The fastest growing internationally recognized certification, IAO, grants certifications to professionals belonging to the business world. Moreover, an Equivalency Diploma and Comprehensive Evaluation Report will be issued by the California University Foreign Credential Evaluator (CUFCE). Furthermore, graduates are eligible to apply for the membership and relevant chartered award from the Chartered Institute of Professional Financial Managers, USA and Chartered Institute of Management and Leadership, USA. Plus, Graduates are eligible apply membership and/or Chartered Member (C.Mgr) status of Chartered Institute of Management, Canada.

UK Professional Bodies

Graduates of this program are eligible to join the Institute of Management Specialists (IMS), UK, The Academy of Executives & Administrators (AEA), UK. In addition, the Society's Board and Academic Review Council (ARC) of Society of Business Practitioners (UK) has recognized graduates of the PHU MBA to qualify for a Senior SBP Award. Professional Managers Association (PMA) will accept PHU’s graduates for full Membership of the Association. These with Master’s degrees can enter the PMA at Certified Professional Manager (P.Mgr) level.

African Professional Bodies

Pebble Hills University students are accepted for membership within the Managerial Chapters of Design, Technology and Management Society International (DTMSI). Applicants are admitted into the Managerial Chapter of the Society, which are the general membership divisions within the Society. Suitably qualified members are invited to join various subdivisions such as the MBA and Professional Managers Guild.
Open Enrollment Policy
Students can enroll at anytime from anywhere. There is also flexibility in pacing the course. All of the courses are distance learning courses offered online through our eCampus.
Courses
 
 
Online Course required to be completed with PHU Credit
BUS001            Business Writing 3
BUS007            Conflict Resolution and Negotiation 3
BUS008            Research Skills 3
BUS013            Facilitation, Influence and Persuasion 3
BUS014            Introduction to Neuro Linguistic Programming 3
BUS016            Public Speaking and Relations 3
MGT004            Knowledge Management and Technology 3
CIT006             IT Applications: Presentation 3
CIT007             IT Applications: Project 2013 3
CIT008             IT Applications: Publisher 2013 3
CIT010             IT Applications: Word Processing 3
MPH001   Thesis in PhD Level 6
Total credits 39
 
  1. A MPhil requires that candidates undertake in-depth research in order to make an original contribution to the body of knowledge in their chosen studies.
  2. A MPhil can lead to or enhance an academic career and is highly regarded by private and public sector employers.
  3. The entry requirement for a Doctor of Philosophy is usually a bachelor degree with Honors or an approved equivalent qualification.
  4. A thesis for the Doctor of Philosophy must make a significant contribution to knowledge, be worthy of publication and give evidence of your ability to undertake further research without supervision.
  5. A MPhil thesis should be no more than 50,000 words in length.
 
Fees And Finance
 
  • US$3,600 if you complete the program in two years; US$3,800 if you complete the program in three years
  • Graduation Fee: US$250 (Including US Department of State Attestation and courier - If you need other country's attestation, please enquire at admission@pebblehills.university for the fees)
Installment plan Scholarship Avaliable
Optional Documents  
1. Equivalency Diploma and Comprehensive Report issued by California University FCE, USA  Details
2. USA Department of State Attestation and Authentication of the Degree  Details
3. Adjunct Professorship Award issued by Chartered Institute of Management, Canada (CIM)  USD 800
4. Honorary Fellowship Award + Adjunct Professorship Award issued by CIM  USD 1,200
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Graduation Requirement
Students must fulfill the following criteria to graduate :
  • Submit a thesis and get B or above
  • No plagiarism is made
  • satisfy the financial obligation
Other Information

Graduation Package

  1. Degree Diploma with cover
  2. Official Transcript
  3. Alumni ID Card
  4. Letter of Graduation
  5. USA Department of State Attestation Certificate
Graduation package

Exemption/Transfer
If you have transferable credits from other tertiary educational institutions, these can count towards the requirements for most PHU qualifications. Maximum of 30 credits may be transferred.