Masters of Philosophy in Physics (MPhil)
8680 - Master of Philosophy - CRICOS code 048402G
The Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering offers a research based Masters of Philosophy degree program across all of its current research areas. The MPhil can be undertaken as a stand alone qualification or as a recognized pathway to a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).
Masters of Philosophy degrees are usually 2 years full-time or 4 years part-time in duration. Candidates generally undertake their research studies at the School however external candidature in conjunction with an approved organization may be considered. A major thesis is the sole form of assessment for this award.
Potential candidates must have completed a Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline with at least upper second class Honours or equivalent and demonstrate the capacity to undertake independent research.
The minimum qualification requirement for admission to a program for a Master of Philosophy is:
(a) a degree of bachelor, with an overall grade of distinction or higher, from an Australian university; or
(b) another qualification that the Delegated Authority is satisfied is equivalent or superior to a degree mentioned in paragraph (a); or
(c) a combination of qualifications and professional experience that the Delegated Authority is satisfied is equivalent or superior to a degree mentioned in paragraph (a)
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