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MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY IN COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Master of Philosophy in Computer and Information Science for 2017

Why study Master of Philosophy in Computer and Information Science?

The MPhil is a 100 per cent research program. A research candidate is required to undertake a program of supervised research within the faculty resulting in the completion of a major thesis, of a maximum of 35,000 words. In fulfilling the requirements for supervised study and research at the university, a candidate is required to be present on campus at Monash University on a regular basis and to be involved in the intellectual life of the university and the Faculty.

This programme is offered by Monash South Africa in cooperation with Monash University. Successful completion of this programme leads to a Monash South Africa qualification.

Duration

2 years full-time

4 years part-time

Fees for 2017
  • Domestic

    Fees are subject to change annually.

    R 50,000.00 per annum

  • International

    Fees are subject to change annually.

    R 50,000.00 per annum

    International fee per 48 credit points
    48 credit points represents a standard full-time course load for a year

Intakes

Throughout the year

Attendances

On-campus at South Africa : part-time

On-campus at South Africa : full-time

Course code:

4320

Entry requirements

Minimum entrance requirements

The minimum requirements for admission to MPhil candidature are:

  • a degree of bachelors with honours I, or honours II division A; or
  • qualifications which in the opinion of the Monash Institute of Graduate Research (MIGR) are equivalent or a satisfactory substitute.

Prospective research candidates are expected to have identified a certain research area of interest prior to applying. They are required to discuss the proposed research project, as well as availability of supervision and facility to conduct research, with the Faculty. Applications may be submitted throughout the year.

Please note English proficiency requirements must be met.

Applications

For all Master of Philosophy application inquiries contact Hester Stols by emailing hester.stols@monash.edu

Entry requirements

International entry requirements

The minimum requirements for admission to MPhil candidature are:

  • a degree of bachelors with honours I, or honours II division A; or
  • qualifications which in the opinion of the Monash Institute of Graduate Research (MIGR) are equivalent or a satisfactory substitute.

Prospective research candidates are expected to have identified a certain research area of interest prior to applying. They are required to discuss the proposed research project, as well as availability of supervision and facility to conduct research, with the Faculty. Applications may be submitted throughout the year.

Please note English proficiency requirements must be met.

Applications

For all Master of Philosophy application inquiries contact Hester Stols by emailing hester.stols@monash.edu

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From outside South Africa
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