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MPhil entry criteria

Students seeking admission need to meet at least one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • graduated with or qualified for the award of the degree of Bachelor with First Class Honours or Second Class Honours within the University;
  • graduated with or qualified for the award of Postgraduate Diploma within the University;
  • graduated with or qualified for the award of the degree of Bachelor within the University, with a superior performance, together with relevant and substantial work experience;
  • obtained qualifications from another institution which are recognised by tertiary admissions authorities in Australia and which are deemed to be equivalent to, or a satisfactory substitute for, any of the qualifications prescribed above.

PhD entry criteria

Students seeking admission need to meet at least one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • graduated with or qualified for the award of the degree of Master within the University which requires the completion of a publicly available thesis or research project to an acceptable standard.
  • graduated with or qualified for the award of the degree of Bachelor with First Class Honours or Second Class Honours within the University;
  • graduated with or qualified for the award of the degree of Bachelor and completed a Postgraduate Diploma or its equivalent, or completed a Master’s degree by coursework, with, in both cases, a course-weighted average of not less than seventy percent within the University and demonstrated the capacity to undertake significant research;
  • in exceptional circumstances:
    • graduated with or qualified for the award of the degree of Bachelor;
    • has substantial:
      • relevant peer-reviewed publications or conference papers, or exhibitions; and/or
      • research experience; and
    • demonstrated the capacity to undertake significant research;
  • obtained qualifications from another institution which are recognised by tertiary admissions authorities in Australia and which are deemed to be equivalent to, or a satisfactory substitute for, any of the qualifications prescribed above; or
  • enrolled in a research Master’s degree for the equivalent of at least six months full-time, and shown exceptional ability in the conduct of the early stages of the research project which is clearly capable of being extended and converted to doctoral level.