DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
KPT / JPT ( R2 / 210 / 8 / 0016 ) 03 / 27 - MQA / SWA0117
The opportunity to take up independent research through the Monash Doctoral Program is one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences we can offer you .
The program consists of an extensive , independent research project in your discipline of choice , supported by a minimum of two academic supervisors throughout your candidature . Your study will result in a research thesis which makes a valuable contribution to the current body of knowledge on your chosen topic .
Areas of research
• Accounting and Finance
• Business Law and Taxation
• Econometrics and Business Statistics
• Marketing .
The course consists of :
• a research and thesis component
• a coursework study .
Bachelor ’ s degree requiring four years of full-time study in a relevant field 1
Course in a relevant field rated by the University as equivalent to the above
Master ’ s degree that entailed work , normally including a significant research component , at least equivalent to an honours degree .
H1 or H2A
H1 or H2A
Qualifications that the Graduate Research Committee and Monash Graduate Research Office consider equivalent to the above .
English : Monash ’ s minimum requirements apply .
3 – 4 years ( full-time ) 6 – 8 years ( part-time )*
Your PhD research project is to be conceived from the outset as clearly achievable within three years equivalent full-time , and you ’ re expected to complete your degree within three to four years equivalent full-time .
Throughout the year
( subject to availability of supervision )
RM42,333 Malaysian student
RM46,556 International student 2021 fees per year
* Part-time study is not available for international students .
1 Normally with a research component in the fourth year .
As a go-getter , I always aim for the best , including studying at the best university . In that sense , choosing Monash was a simple decision . The quality of education at Monash was truly exceptional .”
PROFESSOR LIM WENG MARC
Bachelor of Business and Commerce Bachelor of Business and Commerce ( Honours ) Doctor of Philosophy Head of Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak ’ s School of Business
Since completing his PhD at Monash , Weng Marc has rapidly risen through the ranks of academia . He started his teaching career as a senior lecturer and in three years , was appointed head of school . In 2020 , he was awarded a professorship based on his teaching , research and leadership merits , an achievement that earned him a place in the Malaysia Book of Records as the youngest professor in the country .