Doctor of Philosophy

Program code

6001

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

2 to 4 years full-time
3 to 8 years part-time

Credit points

320

Indicative fee

Exempt under RTP (more)

Offered in

Research Intakes 1, 2, 3 and 4

Next start date

  • 11 Feb, 2019 for candidature
  • 01 Jul, 2019 including scholarships (more)

Applications close

Monday, 17 December 2018

Next scholarship round closes

Tuesday, 1 October 2019

Why choose this program?

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is Griffith's premier research training degree. It is your opportunity to explore a specific research area or topic that you are passionate about. You will be challenged to develop your original research project and receive mentoring and guidance from your supervisor. The PhD is awarded on the basis of a thesis or other substantial research output prepared independently under supervision that makes a significant and original contribution to knowledge in the relevant field of study as judged by independent experts of international standing.

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.