Master of Philosophy (Nursing)

University of Wollongong

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00102E

The Master of Philosophy (Nursing) comprises 24 credit points of coursework together with a 72-credit point thesis. Academic units may award advanced standing for the coursework component and will determine the appropriate entry point. UOW will ensure that a supervisor with appropriate expertise is allocated to a candidate at the time of application. Students should identify potential supervisors who match their area of research interest by visiting the UOW Scholars website. In addition to the prescribed coursework, you may be required to attend seminars on relevant topics from time to time throughout the program.


To qualify for award of the degree, the Master of Philosophy, a candidate must successfully complete at least 96 credit points, comprised of 24 credit points of coursework and a 72-credit points' thesis.

Standard entry requirements

Honours degree with 2nd class Division 2 or higher, coursework Masters with WAM 60+ or GPA of 2.8 out of 4.

Study pathways

Candidates with a Coursework Masters degree or a 4-year Bachelor Honours degree in the same discipline may be granted up to 24 credit points of advanced standing for the coursework component of the Master of Philosophy.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Wollongong Domestic: $69,216
International: $69,216

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