If you're thinking of postgraduate study, this table outlines the qualification requirements for entry into these postgraduate course options. See Find a course for a full list of Monash postgraduate courses and specific entry requirements.
|Course type||Duration||Qualifications required|
|Graduate certificate||One semester||Bachelor degree|
|Graduate diploma||Two semesters||Bachelor degree, graduate certificate or faculty certificate|
|Postgraduate certificate||One semester||Bachelor degree in same or related discipline/field of study|
|Postgraduate diploma||Two semesters||Bachelor degree or postgraduate certificate in same or related discipline/field of study|
|Master (Honours)||Two semesters||Honours bachelor degree or equivalent with a major study in the same or related discipline/field of study|
|Master by coursework||Two semesters when entering with a relevant four-year undergraduate degree.
Three semesters when entering with a relevant three-year bachelor degree
|Relevant bachelor degree or equivalent|
|Professional master by coursework||Two semesters||Bachelor degree and work experience|
|Master by research||Two semesters||Honours bachelor degree (IIA or above) or equivalent with a major study in the same or related discipline/field of study|
|Professional doctorate||Two to four years||Honours bachelor degree (IIA or above) in the same or similar field with relevant professional experience or a relevant master degree with a one-third research component|
|Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)||Two to four years||Honours bachelor degree (IIA or above) or equivalent with a major study in the same or related discipline/field of study or a master degree with a significant research component|
|Higher doctorate||Submission of collected published works. No enrolment is required||Substantial contribution to research in the field over an extended period following honours bachelor degree or research master degree|