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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
The Doctor of Philosophy - Business and Informatics at CQUniversity Australia is a course of supervised research and study that may be undertaken in a range of possible fields.

About

Your research will lead to the submission of a thesis, which makes a significant original contribution to knowledge. This contribution can be in the form of new knowledge or of significant and original adaptation, application and interpretation of existing knowledge. The Philosophy - Business and Informatics course at CQUniversity Australia is governed by the Course Rules for the Degree of Doctor Philosophy, which provides details regarding all aspects of admission, progression, submission and examination of the thesis.

Why study at CQUniversity

CQUniversity business courses provide you with the opportunity to combine study with work and lifestyle by offering either on-campus or online study options in either full-time or part-time mode.

Each of the business courses at CQUniversity has been developed in consultation with, and are regularly reviewed by industry professionals, ensuring they remain up-to-date and meet the latest industry standards and expectations.  As a business student, you will benefit from real case studies, in-class discussions and online forums led by highly qualified lecturers and academics.  Our comprehensive and practical courses mean you will graduate work-ready, qualified and equipped to succeed within your chosen career path.

CQUniversity’s IT courses recognise the impact of IT on all aspects of our day-to-day lives.  We offer a wide range of study options leading to traditional IT qualifications, as well as specialist areas such as aviation technology and multimedia studies.

Career Opportunities

A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) qualification is highly regarded in research roles or where highly specialised knowledge is required.  It is a prerequisite for a permanent academic position in many universities.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Each of our courses is monitored and upgraded to ensure they stay current, are at the leading edge of new developments and in line with the latest industry practices.  We also have a host of new IT projects coming online, so there has never been a better time to enjoy the benefits that CQUniversity offers and boost your prospects for a successful career in IT.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

You must hold a bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline with first or second class honours; or a master’s degree with substantial element of research work.

CRICOS Provider Code: 00219C

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25324 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25324 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs

  • Melbourne, Australia

    1501 - 2660 AUD/month
    Living Costs
  • Perth, Australia

    1328 - 2370 AUD/month
    Living Costs
  • Adelaide, Australia

    1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs
  • Townsville, Australia

    1500 - 2800 AUD/month
    Living Costs
  • Sydney, Australia

    1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs
  • Rockhampton, Australia

    1200 - 2000 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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