Biology and Biochemistry R/421/7/0033 (05/28) – MQA/SWA0738
Environmental Science R/422/7/0016 (05/28) – MQA/SWA0734
Mathematics R/461/7/0009 (05/28) – MQA/SWA0735
Statistics R/462/7/0012 (05/28) – MQA/SWA0736
Computer Science R/481/7/0757 (05/28) – MQA/SWA0737
Computer Use R/482/7/0117 (05/28) – MQA/SWA0827
A Master by Research degree requires you to demonstrate mastery of inquiry in a discipline or profession. You will undertake supervised research and write a thesis equivalent to 50,000 – 60,000 words.
A Master by Research candidate is expected to plan, conduct and complete a research project; understand relevant techniques in the field, demonstrated both by comprehensive review of the literature and by research processes adopted; access and interpret key data in relevant fields; and present outcomes clearly and logically using relevant media.
The duration of a full-time Masters by Research is based entirely on the presentation of a major thesis to the satisfaction of the University’s Higher Degrees Committee
* The indicative course fees shown here applies to students studying on-campus in Malaysia for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student’s study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.
Full and partial scholarships are available for eligible students.
A Master by Research candidate must have completed a three-year degree with a minimum average of 65% in the final year units of study.
Applicants must produce evidence of adequate language capability in written and spoken English through one of the following:
Please consult http://www.swinburne.edu.my/research2/home/viewPage/10 for initial information regarding admission.