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Doctor of Philosophy (Hosted by Science and Engineering Faculty)

Queensland University of Technology

48 months
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30300 AUD/year
26800 AUD/year
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About

Produce a substantial piece of research that contributes to the body of knowledge in your chosen specialisation with the Doctor of Philosophy (Hosted by Science and Engineering Faculty) at Queensland University of Technology.

Overview

QUT adopts a project management approach. PhD candidates work closely with their supervisory team to meet collegially reviewed milestones leading to timely submission of a thesis for examination. 

QUT is proud of its record of timely completions and low attrition rates realised by this approach.

During candidature the supervisor and other key stakeholders will provide advice and direction to the candidate to encourage their participation in university scholarly activities such as research seminars, teaching and publication. 

The length of the thesis varies according to the topic, but should normally be no longer than 100,000 words, excluding bibliography.

Highlights of the Doctor of Philosophy (Hosted by Science and Engineering Faculty) at Queensland University of Technology

  • Maintain regular contact with supervisors and participate in University scholarly activities such as seminars, teaching and publication; a program of supervised research and investigation; and preparation of a thesis.
  • External program candidates may research in a workplace away from QUT, either domestically or overseas.

Programme Structure

Course design
  • Advanced Information Retrieval Skills
  • Time based Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Credits

384 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 006367J

You must have either:

  • a completed recognised relevant honours degree or equivalent
  • a completed recognised masters degree or professional doctorate (by research or coursework)

Masters and professional doctorate degrees by coursework must have a significant research component, normally not less than 25%. Holders of masters and professional doctorate by coursework must:

  • have a minimum grade point average (GPA) score of 5.0 on QUT's 7 point scale; and
  • present evidence of research experience and potential for approval

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30300 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    26800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26800 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • Internationals: $30,300 - $36,800
  • Nationals: $26,800 - $33,300 per year full-time if you exceed the maximum time under RTP

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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