The Doctor of Philosophy at CQUniversity Australia is governed by the Course Rules for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy which provide details regarding all aspects of admission, progression, submission and examination of the thesis.
The course is governed by the Course Rules for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy which provide details regarding all aspects of admission, progression, submission and examination of the thesis.
Why Study at CQUniversity
Between our reputation for learning, teaching and research, our renowned online education offering, and our status as Australia’s largest regional university, rest assured you will get a world-class education when you choose CQUniversity.
A pioneer in online study, CQUniversity has more than two decades of experience providing high quality online learning experiences across the country and even internationally. We work hard to deliver the latest techniques in online study, and have even planned our physical sites to provide more services to our widespread online study cohort.
Career Opportunities and Outcomes
A higher degree by research is usually required for an academic career or a professional career in research. In addition, many discipline-specific employers recognise the skills developed through research degree are applicable in the workplace.
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- CQUniversity is truly focused on our students’ needs, and that means responding to what, how and where they want to study.
- It is why we are now Australia’s largest regional university, with more than 20 metropolitan and regional locations across five states, delivering TAFE and university qualifications in on-campus, online and supported online modes to more than 30 000 students.
- CQUniversity’s strong focus on student experience ensures that you are prepared and supported on your student journey.
- Support services include on-campus or online orientation to assist your transition into university life, course and career advice, financial support options, study support, ongoing assistance through the Student Mentor program, counselling services, support for students with disability or medical conditions, Indigenous student support and more.
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- 48 months
- 96 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesPhilosophy & Ethics View 22 other PhDs in Philosophy & Ethics in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- a Masters degree either by research or with a substantial element (typically one-third) of research work within it, from a university or any other approved institution
- a Bachelor degree in an appropriate discipline with first class or second class honours conferred by a university or any other approved institution
- a Bachelor degree in an appropriate discipline in addition to completion of the CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Research with an average of distinction level of achievement, or
- alternative qualification/s and/or experience deemed by RHDC to be of equivalent scope and standard to those listed above.
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International29628 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29628 AUD per year during 48 months.
- 29,628 – 36,300 AUD
Living costs for Melbourne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.