Future Research Students

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

This degree is awarded for a thesis considered to be a substantial and original contribution to the subject concerned.
Entry requirement is a Masters by Research (or MPhil) degree or Bachelors degree with first or second class Honours or an equivalent qualification from an accredited university or institution.

Master of Philosophy

Candidates for the Master of Philosophy engage in research in the Faculty either full-time for not less than one year or part-time for not less than two years. The degree is awarded for a thesis considered to make an original contribution to the subject concerned.
Entry requirement is a Bachelors degree with first or second class Honours or an equivalent qualification from an accredited university or institution. Candidates deemed, at the annual review, to have achieved outstanding performance may be recommended for an upgrade to PhD.

APPLYING FOR A RESEARCH DEGREE

For more information on applying, please visit the Faculty future student pages