Master of Philosophy (By Research)

Monash University

Enrolment in a Master of Philosophy involves the independent investigation of a research problem that has been formulated by the student. It is expected that the research undertaken will make a contribution to the discipline in which the student is enrolled by applying, clarifying, critiquing or interpreting that knowledge. Students are supported by a minimum of two supervisors throughout their enrolment.

Course Fee:


International: $79,600

Entry Requirements:

A 4-year Australian or New Zealand bachelor degree with a minimum overall result of upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above) in an honours year (normally with a research component in the fourth year); or an Australian or New Zealand master's preliminary qualification with a significant research component and with a minimum overall result of upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above); or an Australian or New Zealand coursework master's degree with a significant research component graded at a minimum upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above), and a minimum overall result of upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above); or an Australian or New Zealand research master's degree with a minimum overall result of upper H2B (a mark of 65 or above); or qualifications or experience that the Graduate Research Committee considers to be equivalent to, or a satisfactory substitute for, the above. Sound English language skills are required for research programs at Monash University.

Structure:

This course consists of a research and thesis component. Research topics are available in most of the faculty's areas of research strength, depending on supervision and resource availability. For more detail refer to the faculty's postgraduate areas of study in the Handbook or visit the Arts Research website. Students enrolled at South Africa can undertake research in one of the following areas: criminal justice and criminology communication and media studies geography and environmental studies international studies philosophy psychology sociology.

Subjects you can Study:

Philosophy

Further information:

Students may apply to transfer to a PhD after a defined period (usually 9-12 months enrolment, full-time or equivalent), provided that satisfactory progress has been made and certain conditions are met.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00008C

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Clayton No info No Online
Clayton No info No Full time 2 years
Clayton No info No Part time 4 years
Caulfield No info No Online
Caulfield No info No Full time 2 years
Caulfield No info No Part time 4 years

For 60 years, our work has changed the world. And we’re not about to stop.

 

We never shy from challenges, instead we run towards them.

 

As a global top 100 university, we have an obligation to contribute towards the solutions the world needs. Every student, researcher, member of staff, alumni and supporter of Monash contributes towards making real change. Now you too have the opportunity to step up. Are you ready? Because if you don’t like it, change it.

 

Visit us online http://www.monash.edu/

Is the information on this page correct? Request update

Request Information
Receive information from institutions offering similar courses

Related courses
WA
NSW
VIC
ACT
QLD
SA