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Doctor of Philosophy

The Doctor of Philosophy at CQUniversity Australia is a course of supervised research and study leading to the submission of a thesis which makes a significant original contribution to knowledge.

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.

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Duration: 4 years full-time
Intake: March / July / November
Tuition Fee: AUD 29 628 – AUD 36 300 per year
Location: Adelaide, Brisbane, Bundaberg, Cairns, Gladstone Marina, Mackay Ooralea, Melbourne, Perth, Rockhampton North, Sydney, Townsville, Online

Career opportunities

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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