Doctor of Philosophy in Physics (PhD)

9680 - Doctor of Philosophy - CRICOS code 048379B
9062 - Doctor of Philosophy (Joint degree ANU-NUS) - CRICOS code 054599F

The Doctor of Philosophy program at the Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering enables candidates to conduct independent and original research activities in a multidisciplinary environment.

Candidates undertake supervised research training in either a full-time or part-time study mode with a maximum duration of 4 years for full-time scholars or 8 years for part-time scholars.

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 (First Class Honours is usually required) and demonstrate the capacity to undertake independent research.

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