“The academic support in completing this research thesis is quite amazing. My supervisors are really switched on, really helpful.”

Steffen Westermann

PhD finance candidate from Germany

Starting your career in research is only a few steps away

Applications for admission to a Higher Degree by Research at Southern Cross University can be made at any time. Follow these steps to begin your application for a Masters by Thesis, Professional Doctorate or Doctor of Philosophy.

International applicants

Southern Cross University welcomes applications from international students for Higher Degree by Research courses. International applicants are required to follow the How to Apply steps set out above. You may apply at any time. 

Fees may be applicable for international students. Please refer to the specific course page. International candidates can also apply for a tuition fee offset, providing they have the funds to support living expenses.