Master of Philosophy (By Research)

University of Divinity

The Master of Philosophy is a higher degree by research. The purpose of the Master of Philosophy is to qualify individuals who apply an advanced body of knowledge in a range of contexts for research and scholarship, and as a pathway for possible further study.

Course Fee:

Australian: $15,990
International: $15,990

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must satisfy the Research Committee that he or she has completed one of the following awards at the University of Divinity, or an equivalent award in divinity or its associated disciplines at another higher education provider to an equivalent standard: a Masters by coursework with a 75% average; or a Graduate Diploma with a 75% average; or a four year undergraduate degree with Honours with a 75% average. An applicant must also satisfy the Research Committee that he or she has completed a research essay or thesis of at least 12,000 words graded at or above 75%. The research essay or thesis may have been completed either within one of the awards listed above or as part of another program of study.

Structure:

There are two streams in the Master of Philosophy. All candidates must attend a minimum of 8 hours of research seminars each year at the University and either a University Research Day or a research conference each year. The MPhil by major thesis requires submission for examination of a thesis of 40,000 words. The MPhil by minor thesis requires completion of two postgraduate coursework units and submission for examination of a thesis of 25,000 words. A thesis submitted for the MPhil is examined by two examiners external to the University of Divinity.

Subjects you can Study:

Philosophy

Study Pathways:

Graduates may be eligible for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 01037A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Morling College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Morling College No info No Part time 3 years
Trinity College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Trinity College No info No Part time 3 years
Whitley College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Whitley College No info No Part time 3 years
Eva Burrows College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Eva Burrows College No info No Part time 3 years
Yarra Theological Union No info No Full time 1.5 years
Yarra Theological Union No info No Part time 3 years
Australian Lutheran College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Australian Lutheran College No info No Part time 3 years
Pilgrim Theological College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Pilgrim Theological College No info No Part time 3 years
Catholic Theological College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Catholic Theological College No info No Part time 3 years
Stirling Theological College No info No Full time 1.5 years
Stirling Theological College No info No Part time 3 years
Jesuit College of Spirituality No info No Full time 1.5 years
Jesuit College of Spirituality No info No Part time 3 years
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Provider CRICOS: 01037A

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