What will I learn?

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a four-year course of supervised research focused on a particular area of interest you have in business or informatics.

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a course of supervised research and study leading to the submission of a thesis which makes a significant original contribution to knowledge. The course is governed by the Course Rules for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy which provides details regarding all aspects of admission, progression, submission and examination of the thesis.

Online option is also available.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AND OUTCOMES

A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) qualification is highly regarded in research roles or where highly specialized knowledge is required. It is a prerequisite for a permanent academic position in many universities.

Which department am I in?

School of Business and Law

CRICOS

058810J

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$26,880.00 (US$ 17,555) per year
Term fee: AUD $13,440

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

13 July 2020, 9 November 2020

Venue

Noosa Campus

90 Goodchap Street,

NOOSAVILLE,

Queensland,

4566, SUNSHINE COAST, Australia

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$26,880.00 (US$ 17,555) per year
Term fee: AUD $13,440

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

13 July 2020, 9 November 2020

Venue

CQUniversity Australia

Perth Campus,

10 William Street,

PERTH,

Western Australia,

6000, PERTH, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have a master’s degree either by research or with a substantial element (typically one-third) of research work within it, from a university or any other approved institution. a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline with first class or second-class honors conferred by a university or any other approved institution. a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline in addition to completion of the CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Research with an average of distinction level of achievement. IELTS Academic - Overall 6.5 (with no band less than 6.0); TOEFL (internet-based) - Overall 79 (with no score less than 21), PTE Academic - Overall 62 (with no score less than 54), CAE and CPE - Overall 176 (with no band less than 169).

For international students

Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent; or completion of AQF Certificate IV or equivalent.

IELTS Academic - Overall 6.5 (with no band less than 6.0); TOEFL (internet-based) - Overall 79 (with no score less than 21), PTE Academic - Overall 62 (with no score less than 54), CAE and CPE - Overall 176 (with no band less than 169).

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About this uni

CQUniversity places a strong emphasis onproviding a quality education in an inclusive and supportive environment that fosters innovative learning.

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