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Research master's programs

Bond University offers a range of research Master's degrees that develop independent research skills and the ability to relate a specific research topic to a broad framework of knowledge. The program places a major emphasis on independent inquiry (initiative), a thorough understanding of domain specific knowledge, competence in research methodologies and on the ability to communicate research results.

Master's level degrees provide students with the research skills for academic careers in the University sector or for the role of researcher in business research-intensive organisations.

Entry requirements

To be eligible for enrolment in a Master's degree, applicants must have a degree in a relevant subject area from a recognised tertiary educational institute, with a Cumulative Percent Average (CPA) of at least 65% in the major study area at the Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent level or higher.

Prospective candidates must demonstrate English language proficiency at the equivalent overall level of IELTS 7.0 with no sub-component less than 6.5.

Tuition Fees and Tuition Fee Waivers

Students who are Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens may be provided with a Research Training Program (RTP) Fees Offset which exempts them from tuition fees. This exemption is valid for a maximum period of two years for full-time study or up to four years part-time study for a Masters program

International students may apply for a partial fee waiver. If approved, this fee waiver is valid for a maximum period of two years for full-time study for a Masters program