Master of Philosophy - Dental Science (By Research)

The University of Melbourne

The MPhil is an internationally recognised masters (by research) degree. It is designed for students to develop advanced skills in carrying out independent and sustained research. The thesis demonstrates a critical application of specialist knowledge and makes an independent contribution to existing scholarship in the area of research.

Course Fee:


International: $88,298

Entry Requirements:

A four-year bachelors degree (or a masters degree) which includes a substantial research component to at least 25% of one year full-time study. The degree to have been completed with a minimum weighted average of 80% (or University of Melbourne equivalent). The endorsement of a prospective supervisor, referee reports and a research proposal.

Structure:

Candidates enrol in a thesis subject for the duration of the degree which is normally taken over 18 months full-time. All candidates are examined on the basis of their thesis (30,000-40,000 words) which is examined externally. A candidate will have appropriately experienced supervisor/s and an Advisory Committee who in consultation with the candidate, arranges a course of supervised research designed to suit the individual requirements and interests of the candidate.

Subjects you can Study:

Clinical research; Dental materials; Forensic bone biology; Oral infection and immunity; Population oral health

Further information:

Refer to the handbook for more information: https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/view/2016/MR-PHILDSC

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00116K

Related Careers:

Dental Technician, Dentist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Parkville No info Yes Full time 2 years
Parkville No info Yes Part time 4 years
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