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Schools in Science

Postgraduate studies and Scholarships


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The School offers the following postgraduate degrees:

The Monash Doctoral Program incorporates professional development into the delivery of the doctoral degree. It is a PhD designed to prepare graduates with the skills and capabilities sought by employers, giving them the competitive edge in an ever increasingly competitive employment market.

Monash's new enhanced PhD in the Biological Sciences

More than just a thesis

Work with internationally-recognised researchers on a wide range of high-impact topics from genes to ecosystems to landscapes.

The PhD in Biological Sciences consists of a research and thesis component.  Students, in consultation with member/s of the academic staff also complete a Graduate Research Professional Development program. Incorporating skills training in Research Integrity, Project Management, Scientific Communication, Statistics, Computer Programming for Research, Phylogenetics, Genomics, and Writing and Publishing in the Sciences.

How the degree works

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