PhD : The Pursuit of Excellence is an updated edition of 'So You Want to Get a PhD'. The Author of this Book is Dr. Kamarul Bin Ahmad The Author of this Book is Dr. Array ISBN . Kamarul Bin Ahmad This book aims to assist a final year Master's student or graduate in making an informed decision on whether or not to pursue a PhD. PhD : The Pursuit of Excellence available in English. Array ISBN . It provides the reader with an understanding of what a PhD actually is and what it can do for the holder. PhD : The Pursuit of Excellence available in English. The book explains the structure of the thesis, the process of gathering information and writing. It includes a new chapter on Research Methodology as well as the author's new experiences and knowledge gained during his five-year tenure as PhD supervisor and one-year tenure as Chairman of the PhD Committee. There is also a chapter on the seven strategies of excellence practiced by successful PhD students.