Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering is an 80 credit point program that provides an alternative route for entry into a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) program for applicants who do not possess the required qualifications for direct admission.
The Griffith Sciences Group will be responsible for the overall supervision of the student and monitoring their progress throughout the program.
My career opportunities
Graduates of this program will be able to plan and conduct research in their relevant field of study, and therefore will be well-placed for positions in the private, not for profit and public sectors. In addition, graduates will be able to progress to higher degree by research programs, thereby preparing them for high level research careers.
Pathways to further study
Students who have successfully completed the Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering (and have achieved a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher with a Grade of 5 in the Dissertation component) are eligible to apply for admission to the Master of Philosophy (MPhil) program subject to fulfilment of requirements for candidature as specified in the Higher Degree Research Policy and successful completion of the confirmation procedure.
Students who have successfully completed the Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering (and have achieved a Grade Point Average of 5.5 or higher with a Grade of 6 in the Dissertation component) are eligible to apply for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program subject to fulfilment of requirements for candidature as specified in the Higher Degree Research Policy and successful completion of the confirmation procedure.


Department

Which department am I in? Griffith School of Engineering


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must hold any Bachelor degree from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA 4.0 (using a 7.0 scale). English Language Requirements accepted: A minimum overall band score of 6.5 on IELTS (Academic) with no sub-score of less than 6.0; an internet-based (iBT) TOEFL score of 79 (no sub-score less than 19); a minimum score of 575 on TOEFL; or no score less than 3+ in each skill of the ISLPR (conducted by ISLPR Language Services only);or Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): Minimum grade of C on the or a Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): Minimum grade of C on the or Pearson Test of English (Academic): Overall score of 58 with no score less than 50.


Entry Requirement For International Student

To be eligible for admission to the Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering, a student must:
hold an undergraduate degree in a related discipline from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum grade point average of 5.0 (using a 7.0 point scale) over the last two years of the Bachelor degree, or
hold a Masters degree in a related discipline from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum grade point average of 5.0 (using a 7.0 point scale)
English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to this program are as follows:
A minimum score of 575 on TOEFL
OR no score less than 3+ in each skill of the ISLPR (conducted by ISLPR Language Services only)
OR a minimum grade of C on the Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
OR a minimum grade of C on the Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
OR an overall score of 58 in the Pearson Test of English (Academic) with no score less than 50.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Fleming College
Confederation College
Georgian College
TAFE Queensland
Durham College
Open Universities Australia
Griffith College


Full Time (1 year)

A$32,500.00 (US$ 25,422) per year

26 February 2018, 9 July 2018

Nathan Campus 170 Kessels Road, NATHAN, Queensland, 4111, BRISBANE, Australia