Master of Philosophy

Program code


Available at


Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt


South Bank





2 years full-time
4 years part-time

Credit points


Indicative fee

Exempt under RTP (more)

Offered in

Research Intakes 1, 2, 3 and 4

Next start date

  • 03 Jul, 2017 for candidature
  • 12 Feb, 2018 including scholarships (more)

Applications close

Monday, 8 May 2017

Next scholarship round closes

Friday, 6 October 2017

Why choose this program?

The degree of Master of Philosophy is awarded on the basis of a thesis prepared under supervision that presents the results of original research in a scholarly form, demonstrating the candidate's knowledge of the research topic and the disciplines it embraces, as judged by independent experts applying accepted contemporary international standards.

Additional fee information

Domestic research candidates

Domestic candidates who are admitted to this Higher Degree Research (HDR) program are exempt from tuition fees. Candidates will be provided a Commonwealth Government Research Training Program (RTP) Fee Offset supplemented by tuition fee support from Griffith University.