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Ph.D. On Campus


Deakin University 

48 months
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The Economics programme from Deakin University is supported by experienced researchers with an excellent track record of publishing in top journals in the discipline. 

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The Economics programme from Deakin University  is designed to prepare PhD students for successful careers in academia, industry, or government. 

Key facts: 

The Department of Economics is calling for expressions of interest from exceptional candidates who would like to conduct research into one of the following areas:

  • development economics
  • macroeconomic and microeconomic theory
  • applied economics
  • trade.

We’re seeking applicants who hold a prior research degree with an 80% average, and who want to be part of a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment supported by world class facilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Econometrics
  • Advanced Economic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory and Policy
  • Macroeconomic Theory 
  • Microeconomic Theory 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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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 Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
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