Research (Science), M.Res. | Swinburne University of Technology | Melbourne, Australia
12 months
Duration
38960 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Research (Science) at Swinburne University of Technology is part of a combined set of programs that offer students a pathway into a higher degree by research from an undergraduate degree.

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Overview

The Master of Research (Science) at Swinburne University of Technology  offers students the opportunity to undertake supervised research in the related discipline of their choice, with the aim of submitting a major thesis of 20,000 words.

Candidates develop a range of skills, including independent thinking, project management, data analysis and critical thinking, as well as refined communication skills.

The program fosters the development of independent research skills, making it ideal preparation for those looking to undertake further research through a PhD program and/or pursue a career in research.

Key facts:

Students in this program will develop knowledge of research methodology and techniques appropriate to their field of study, and experience in the application of such methodology by conducting a specified program of research under appropriate supervision. In addition, they will develop skills in analysing literature and engaging in debate in the substantive area of the thesis topic at an advanced level.

The Master of Research offers students the opportunity to undertake supervised research in the related discipline of their choice. Candidates develop a range of skills, including independent thinking, project management, data analysis and critical thinking, as well as refined communication skills. 

The program fosters the development of independent research skills, making it ideal preparation for those looking to undertake further research through a PhD program and/or pursue a career in research. A Master of Research candidate will undertake supervised research with the aim of completing a major thesis that demonstrates mastery of inquiry in a field of a discipline or profession. 

Students applying to the Master of Research will automatically be considered for a place in the Bachelor of Research (Honours) and do not need to apply separately for the Bachelor of Research (Honours) program.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code 094718F

  • To be eligible for admission into this course, an applicant must have successfully completed the Bachelor of Research (Honours) at Swinburne with a credit average.
  • Students applying to this Master will automatically be considered for a place in the Bachelor of Research (Honours) and do not need to apply separately for the Bachelor of Research (Honours) program.

One of the following:

  • minimum IELTS overall band of 6.5 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 6.0 / equivalent no longer than 24 months before submitting your application
  • satisfactory completion of Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 70%, all skills 65%
  • successful completion of a total of 24 months (full time equivalent) of formal study where the language of instruction and assessment was English at AQF level 7 or above (or equivalent) at an approved university no longer than 60 months before submitting your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38960 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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