Doctor of Philosophy (AUT University)

NZQF Level: 9
NZQF Credits: 360
Duration: 3 Years (full-time)
Intakes: February
Study Options: On-site, full-time, part-time, block courses

Programme Summary

The Doctor of Philosophy is a thesis-based degree that is granted on the basis of an original and substantial contribution to knowledge. 

Carey has a Memorandum of Agreement with AUT University which allows Carey to assist students in the advanced research degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). The degree is administered by the Doctoral Studies Board of AUT.

For more information please see AUT’s website on Postgraduate study:

This programme is available for New Zealand and International students.

Course Outline

Each programme requires the successful completion of a 360 credit thesis and takes at least three years of full-time study.


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