ECSE Higher Degree by Research (Masters and PhD)
Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering field of research database for Higher Degree by Research (Masters and PhD) applicants
Most of our research students commence initially in the Master of Engineering Science (Research) degree as a pathway to the PhD program. Entry into the Masters program requires a Bachelor of Engineering degree with Honours 1, 2A or 2B from a recognised tertiary institution. Upon successful completion of the first 12 months of the Master of Engineering Science (Research), candidates may upgrade to the PhD, with the first 12 months of candidature being credited to the PhD. Please note we also have direct entry to the PhD program for applicants who meet the academic criteria of completion of a Master of Engineering (Research) from a recognised tertiary institution with a minimum equivalent grade of H2A.
Application scholarship information
Monash has introduced a new online applications system for both candidature and scholarships. Once you have contacted the Department and have had contact with an appropriate supervisor about your proposed research please go to: https://www.monash.edu/graduate-research/future-students/apply to lodge your online application. Admission into the program will depend on the availability of appropriate supervision and facilities for your proposed field of research.
Please go to scholarships for description of available scholarships you may be entitled to apply for.
English language requirements
If you are an International student or English is not your first language and you have completed your qualifying studies overseas you will also need to meet the English language requirements for entry to Monash University.
If you need further information, please contact
Professor Malin Premaratne
Director of Research
Phone: +61 3 990 55382
Academic Programs Manager
Phone: +61 3 990 51898