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Torrens University Australia

M.Phil. On Campus Online Blended
24 months
22900 AUD/year
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The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) at Torrens University Australia will train you in research techniques and methodologies and critical evaluation skills. You will undertake independent supervised research within the context of your discipline and will develop a sound knowledge of your research subject, and demonstrate evidence of independent thought and high level communication skills.

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Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

Available in Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne or online, the Master of Philosophy from Torrens University Australia  is a pathway to a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). With the agreement of your supervisors, you may also be eligible to transfer to a PhD before you have finished your Master’s if you have demonstrated a high level of achievement in your studies.

Available Specialisations:

  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) – Design
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) – Education
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) – Health
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) – Management & Commerce 

Learning outcomes:

  • Develop and conduct research projects
  • Present and defend research findings
  • High-level communication skills
  • Research and critical analysis skills
  • In-depth knowledge of your professional discipline
  • Completion of a thesis or project

Programme Structure

Typical Assessment Includes:

  • A thesis of approximately 40,000 words
  • The coursework component of the program will be finalised in consultation with your principal research supervisor

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 096609F

  • Australian bachelor's degree (honours) or equivalent, or Australian bachelor's degree (with credit average) or  equivalent, or Australian graduate diploma or masters by coursework (with credit average) or equivalent; and
  • Research proposal; and
  • Academic IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45800 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

2021 Indicative Annual Fees

  • International: $22,900.00 AUD 


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Torrens University Australia


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