Master of Philosophy
The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) is a two year full-time (or part-time equivalent) research degree in a field covered by the University, including theology and philosophy, nursing and midwifery, education, business or arts and sciences. It is assessed on the basis of a written thesis which is submitted at the conclusion of the degree.
English language requirements
Academic IELTS 6.5 (including individual scores of 6.0 for all tests).
The eligibility criteria for admission into the Master of Philosophy are stipulated in the Higher Degree Research Regulations, Eligibility For Admission To A Research Higher Degree.
Commencing domestic candidates enrolling in a master-by-research or doctoral degree at ACU will be offered a Research Training Program Fee Offset Scholarship under the Australian Government's Research Training Program. Further information about Research Training Program Scholarships can be found in the Research Training Program Scholarship Policy available at http://research.acu.edu.au/graduate-research/policies.
ACU offers a number of scholarships to local and international research candidates. Information about these scholarships, including the application process is available from the Research Scholarships .
How to apply
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Australian and New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents apply directly to the ACU Candidature Services.
Candidature Services, Student Administration
Australian Catholic University
115 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC 3065
International students please note that applications are lodged through the International Office.