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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business

Key information

Level of study:
Doctoral Degree
Tuition fees:
3 years
Start date: 02-March-2020
Victoria University of Wellington
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The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) consists of an individual course of supervised research that involves a substantial commitment from the candidate, supervisor(s), and the University that extends over some years.

PhD thesis are evaluated by international standards, and the award of the degree is a mark of academic distinction. Prospective students should acquaint themselves with the relevant School's research activity and staff research expertise.

Key benefits of the Doctor of Philosophy programme

We believe that PhD study, both as a process of learning, and as an internationally recognised credential, offers numerous intrinsic and extrinsic benefits, including:

  • the opportunity to make a significant contribution to both scholarship and practice
  • the rewards of pursuing a topic of deep personal interest to you, building on prior education and experience through an individualised course of study
  • the development of skills in research, analysis, theorising, methodology and communication
  • the opportunity to develop valuable networks with the Faculty's interdisciplinary academic members and your fellow PhD candidates

Entry criteria

Master’s by research degree or equivalent.

IELTS overall band of 6.5 with no sub-score below 6.0; or TOEFL 90 on the internet-based test with at least 20 in writing; or A minimum of two ratings of 5 and two ratings of 4 in the Victoria University English Proficiency Programme test; Pearson Test of English: score of 58 (with a ‘Communicative’ score of not less than 50).


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