The Masters by Research programs are designed primarily as training in advanced work and comprise 100% research. Candidates must demonstrate their ability to undertake research by the submission of a thesis embodying the results of an original investigation or design comprising 40,000 to 70,000 words.
Candidates can apply to upgrade during their Masters by Research to a PhD program, subject to School and Faculty approval.
The School offers four Masters by Research specialisations:
Master of Community Medicine (2810)
Master of Public Health by Research (2845)
Master of Health Professions Education by Research (2885)
Master of Health Administration by Research (2960)
Candidates must have a MBBS or equivalent medical degree OR have been awarded a Bachelors degree, and have relevant experience.
Minimum length of program
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
Semester 1 - February/March
Semester 2 - July