Commencement dates

Applicants are required to enrol by the preferred commencement date/s set by the faculty.

Faculty/Institute

Program

R1/2017

R2/2017

Art, Design and Architecture

All students

Monday, 20 February 2017

Monday, 24 July 2017

Arts

Philosophy

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

Literary & Cultural Studies (including Creative Writing & Translation)

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

Film, Media & Communications (including Journalism)

Monday, 27 February 2017

Monday, 24 July 2017

Geography, Environmental and Sustainability

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

History

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

Linguistics and Applied Linguistics

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

Social and Political Sciences

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

Theatre Performance and Music

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 4 September 2017

Business and Economics

Compulsory commencement date
(due to Semester 1 coursework requirements)

Awardees must commence
within the dates stipulated.
Please consult with the relevant
PhD Program Director to
determine an alternate
commencement date if required.

Banking and Finance

Monday, 20 February 2017

n/a

Econometrics and Business Statistics

Monday, 20 February 2017

n/a

Economics

Monday, 20 February 2017

n/a

Accounting

20 February - 4 March 2017

1 - 11 August 2017

Business Law and Taxation

20 February - 4 March 2017

1 - 31 August 2017

Centre for Health Economics

20 February - 4 March 2017

1 - 11 August 2017

Management

20 February - 4 March 2017

1 - 11 August 2017

Marketing

20 February - 4 March 2017

1 - 11 August 2017

Education

All students

Students can commence at any time.

Students can commence at any time.

Engineering

All students

Monday, 27 February 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Information Technology

All students

Monday, 27 February 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Law

All students

Friday, 31 March 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

DPsych

Monday, 30 January 2017

n/a

Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Monday, 13 February 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Translational Research

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

All other programs

Friday, 31 March 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

All students

Friday, 31 March 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Science

All students

Friday, 31 March 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

Monash Injury Research Institute

All students

Friday, 31 March 2017

Monday, 5 September 2017

Monash Sustainability Institute

All students

Friday, 31 March 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017