University of Canberra

Master of Applied Science (Research)

University of Canberra

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00212K

If you are a science or applied science graduate and wish to further develop your research skills, then this is the course for you. The Master of Applied Science (Research) presents you with an opportunity to undertake independent research in a specialised area with expert supervision. This two-year full-time course has two study routes, and you can choose to complete it via a mixture of coursework and thesis, or thesis only.As a Higher Degree by Research (HDR), it is covered under the Australian Government's Research Training Program (RTP) funding model, which provides a fee offset for domestic students for the standard duration of the course. On completion of the program, you can either continue with postgraduate research study in the form of a PhD, or confidently seek employment in a range of areas both nationally and internationally, such as government and private industry laboratories, or across natural and environmental services.

Structure

48 credit points

Standard entry requirements

  • To be eligible for admission applicants must have: an Honours degree in science (at H1 or H2A level) or the equivalent in a relevant professional field
  • Or a bachelor degree in science or applied science with above average performance
  • Or a bachelor degree followed by a graduate diploma in applied science
  • Ord. an Honours degree in science at H2B or H3 level and evidence of a capacity for conducting research at the Masters level.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra Domestic: $64,000
International: $78,800
Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 2 years

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