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Postgraduate Research

Doctor of Philosophy

2019

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Overview
Location
Cricos Codes
Casuarina Campus
053291A
Course Duration
Full-time
4 year/s
Part-time
8 year/s
Availability for Admission
Domestic
Semester 1
Semester 2
International
Semester 1
Semester 2
Applications accepted through MyNextCourse
No
Can offers be deferred?
No
CDU Reference
CDU Course Code

DPHIAS

Award
Doctor of Philosophy
Faculty/College
CDU Central
Sector
HE

A candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy shall undertake a program of study and research approved by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor. The program shall include the presentation of a thesis and/or other work approved by the Committee, embodying the results of the candidates study and research, for examination.

A supervisor or supervisors shall be appointed with the approval of the University and will provide direction and advice to the candidate.

Potential candidates should consult the University's Common Rules for Courses Leading to the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy available on the Governance website.

Applicants into this course are required to provide: referees reports, research proposal outline (400-600 words), certified academic transcripts and other supporting documentation.

Potential students should contact the Office of Research and Innovation on ph: (08) 8946 7065 or email: ORI@cdu.edu.au for the appropriate package to be sent to them. This course is not available for electronic admission or enrolment.

The University currently allocates a limited number of fees waiver scholarships. Applicants for this degree may apply.

Course fees

International full fees

See the Office of International Services for details on International Course Fees: www.cdu.edu.au/international/future-students/courses.
 

International applications

English Language Requirements for International Students

For detail on English Language Entry Requirements please read the entry requirements provided for International students.

How to Apply

International applicants apply directly to CDU and should refer to the information provided for International future students Apply.

Contact details

For further information about the course, enrolment procedures, closing dates and other administrative issues please contact Student Central on:

Email: student.central@cdu.edu.au Phone: (08) 8946 7766 or 1800 061 963 (free call)

Course structure

The Doctor of Philosophy (IAS) is for students interested in researching topics relevant to the Institute of Advanced Studies.

The types of topics relevant to the Institute are:

Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies
Forestry Studies
Environmental Studies
Other Agricultural, Environmental and Related Studies

Health
Nursing
Public Health
Other Health

Society and Culture
Political Science and Policy Studies
Studies in Human Society
Economics and Econometrics
Sport and Recreation
Other Society and Culture

Education
Curriculum and Education Studies
Other Education

Schools within the Institute of Advanced Studies include:
Graduate School for Health Practice
Menzies School of Health Research
School for Environmental Research
School for Social and Policy Research

Study plan

A Recommended Study Plan is not required for this course.

Everything you need to know to apply

How to apply for domestic students

Apply to be a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) student at CDU and you will be joining a recognised global leader in research closely tied to the needs of the Northern Territory and the Territory’s Asian and Pacific neighbours.

Your first step is to find a supervisor and download an application pack.

Visit the Office of Research and Innovation website to get started.

Are you applying as an International Student?

Everything you need to know to get started

How to apply for international students

Apply to be a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) student at CDU and you will be joining a recognised global leader in research closely tied to the needs of the Northern Territory and the Territory’s Asian and Pacific neighbours.

 

Your first step is to contact the Office of International Services who will be able to advise you on the application process.

 

Visit the Office of International Services website to get started.

Are you applying as a Domestic Student?

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