University of Sydney Handbooks - 2012 Archive

Download full 2012 archive Page archived at: Wed, 02 May 2012 14:20:21 +1000

Master of Philosophy (MPhil)

Duration (minimum)
019835A 1.5 years full-time
2 years part-time

All Master of Philosophy candidates must complete the core unit 'Research Design' within their first semester. Candidature is for a minimum of 1.5 years full-time or three years part-time, and for a maximum of two years full-time or four years part-time. The resolutions for the Master of Philosophy are set out at:

Entry requirements

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate degree with at least an 80% average in the proposed field of study from a recognised University or its equivalent with a distinction average.
  • Demonstration of research potential either by publication, previous work experience, related coursework or other eligible means.
  • Other factors taken into consideration when assessing a research application are the quality of the research proposal, previous performance in a thesis program if applicable, and the availability of a supervisor within the Business School.

Further enquiries and information

Research Unit - Research Student Administration
Room 231 Storie Dixon Building, H10
The University of Sydney Business School
The University of Sydney, NSW 2006
Phone: +61 2 9036 5372
Fax: +61 2 9351 5283