Master of Commerce
Course summary for local students
|Year||2015 course information|
|Award granted||Master of Commerce|
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Warrnambool|
|Length||2 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Level||Higher Degree Research|
Faculty of Business and Law
|CRICOS course code||006248E|
|Deakin course code||M800|
Research master degrees may be undertaken in all five Schools of the Faculty: School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, School of Information and Business Analytics, School of Law, School of Management and Marketing and Deakin Graduate School of Business. They are available full time or part time, and in Campus or Cloud (online) mode (if appropriate). Research degrees undertaken in the School of Law lead to the award of Master of Laws (by major thesis), or Doctor of Philosophy.
A member of the academic staff will be appointed as principal supervisor for each candidate for a higher degree by research. Associate supervisors, either internal or external, may be appointed to assist the principal supervisor. Candidates will be required to meet certain attendance requirements. A candidate is required to complete a thesis embodying the results of research carried out in the field of study specified at the time of enrolment.
For more information about areas in which supervision is available please contact:
Research Administration Group
Tel 03 5227 2442
Deakin University offers scholarships for study towards research masters degrees in all faculties. Information is available from:
University scholarships officer
Tel 03 5227 3492
Entry requirements - general
Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of a high standard of research ability. This is normally an Honours year to H2B (60%+) standard or a research masters degree. However, other evidence of research ability may be considered, and could include a thesis as part of coursework masters; relevant refereed publications; research awards; or research experience. For more information please visit Deakin Research - Higher Degrees by Research page.
How to apply
Applicants must apply via the Higher Degree by Research website.