Duration

Please contact the faculty regarding the duration of this program.

Commencing 2019

Please contact the faculty about commencing this program.

Program level

Postgraduate Research

Units

8

Faculty

Medicine

Location

Herston

Delivery mode

External

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Please refer to the entry requirements set out in PPL 4.70.04 Higher Doctorates - Higher Doctorate Admission Requirements Schedule.

AQF level

AQF level 10

Fees for Australian students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Medicine.

Closing Date

Applications are able to be submitted for research higher degree programs at any time.

How to apply

Enquiries for Australian students

Faculty of Medicine

Email: med.rhd@uq.edu.au

Phone: +61 7 3346 5306

Web: https://medicine.uq.edu.au/

Duration

Please contact the faculty regarding the duration of this program.

Commencing 2019

Please contact the faculty about commencing this program.

Program level

Postgraduate Research

Units

8

Faculty

Medicine

Location

Herston

Delivery mode

External

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Please refer to the entry requirements set out in PPL 4.70.04 Higher Doctorates - Higher Doctorate Admission Requirements Schedule.

International students who wish to undertake this program will not qualify for a Student Visa. To study this program in Australia, international students must hold alternative Australian Visa/Residency status with a sufficient study entitlement. See Department of Home Affairs for further details. Alternatively, for programs available in 'External' mode, students may study from their home country.

English Proficiency

Minimum English language proficiency requirements apply, please refer to information on the Graduate School website and view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 10

Fees for International students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Medicine.

Closing Date

Applications are able to be submitted for research higher degree programs at any time.

How to apply

Enquiries for International students

Faculty of Medicine

Phone: +61 7 3365 5137

Web: https://medicine.uq.edu.au/

Enquire online

Why study the Doctor of Medicine (Research)?

The Doctor of Medicine (Research) is a higher doctorate gained by the compilation of published work on a coherent theme and is judged by national and international peers. It must demonstrate the candidate's authoritative standing in the field and achievements in the advancement of knowledge.

As the highest academic award in medicine, the Doctor of Medicine (Research) is designed to give formal, public recognition to scholars who have made substantial, original and outstanding contributions to medical science as evidenced by their published works.

What you can study

n/a

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

Please refer to the entry requirements set out in PPL 4.70.04 Higher Doctorates - Higher Doctorate Admission Requirements Schedule.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Medicine.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Applications are able to be submitted for research higher degree programs at any time.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

Please refer to the entry requirements set out in PPL 4.70.04 Higher Doctorates - Higher Doctorate Admission Requirements Schedule.

Visa requirements

International students who wish to undertake this program will not qualify for a Student Visa. To study this program in Australia, international students must hold alternative Australian Visa/Residency status with a sufficient study entitlement. See Department of Home Affairs for further details. Alternatively, for programs available in 'External' mode, students may study from their home country.

English proficiency

Minimum English language proficiency requirements apply, please refer to information on the Graduate School website and View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Medicine.

Click here for application procedures for International students.

Closing date

Applications are able to be submitted for research higher degree programs at any time.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

Fees for International students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

Program requirements for the Doctor of Medicine (Research)

To be eligible to apply to be admitted to a higher doctorate program an applicant must satisfy the minimum admission requirements set out in PPL 4.70.04 Higher Doctorates - Higher Doctorate Admission Requirements Schedule.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland policies and rules which govern the conduct of UQ programs. These may be found on the UQ policies and rules page on the my.UQ website.