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Management and Commerce, M.Phil.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

Overview

Benefit from the guided support of experienced supervisors, as well as access to resources across all disciplines and colleges at JCU. Engage and network with leading researchers, world-class lecturers, and fellow students.

Choose from eight research areas, including banking and finance, business and management, corporate governance, employment relations, international business and commerce, leadership, marketing, and tourism and tourism planning.

Make a meaningful contribution to the future of the business world. Master of Philosophy students are equipped with the critical skills required to work in research or to continue on to study a PhD.

Career opportunities

The graduates from Management and Commerce program at James Cook University are internationally recognised as experts who discover valuable new knowledge in their fields.

Graduates pursue careers in research, business, government, and education.

You could find employment as a business research analyst, business professional, policy advisor, lecturer, or school teacher. Graduates can continue their independent research in a Doctor of Philosophy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Planning the Research: Masters Candidates
  • Situating the Research: Masters Candidates
  • Master of Philosophy Research Thesis (Management and Commerce)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Duration description
      • Only for national students
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    86

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General Requirements

CRICOS code: 081362C

  • All applicants must normally demonstrate academic capacity at a satisfactory level (Grade Point Average of Credit or equivalent) in their final year of coursework study that was used as part of the basis for admission.
  • If the proposed research involves working with children under 18 years of age, the applicant must be eligible to hold a ‘Positive Notice for Child Related Employment’ (Blue Card), as required by law and the University’s ethics approval process.

This programme is taught in different countries. Which country are you interested in?

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33280 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Living costs

  • Singapore, Singapore

    1878 - 3880 SGD/month
    Living Costs
  • Townsville, Australia

    1500 - 2800 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The JCU Access Fund could be the answer if money problems stand between you and a higher education at James Cook University (JCU). Your financial circumstances are taken into consideration when awarding these scholarships and bursaries.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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