48 months
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Students in the Management program from Deakin University will be required to complete a coursework component to provide them with a strong foundation in research philosophy and methods.    

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Applicants who gain entry into the Management program from Deakin University  will receive:

  • rigorous coursework training 
  • supervision from at least two experienced academics (a principal and an associate supervisor), who will help you develop your PhD thesis
  • funds to support research activities, including conference attendance and data collection
  • funds to facilitate post-PhD placement in an academic institution
  • funds to support international relocation 
  • publication incentives for publishing research in top academic journals 
  • access to Faculty research training workshops and seminars.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy of Research
  • Qualitative Research Methods 
  • Quantitative Research Methods 
  • Meta-analysis Research Methods 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry to Deakin Business School and Deakin Law School PhD program is based on a demonstrated capacity to undertake significant independent research at a very high standard in the proposed field of study. Applicants applying to undertake a PhD must:

  • Meet Deakin University’s English language requirements; and
  • Have completed an appropriate qualification in a relevant discipline from a recognised tertiary institution at the standard specified.
  • Your latest qualification (Masters/Honours) should not be more than 5 years old, or you should provide an additional portfolio of evidence of equivalent research or professional experience and outputs from the last five years
  • You should have at least 2 research methods units in your prior studies
CRICOS Provider Code: 00113B   

Living costs for Geelong

1000 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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