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Law

PhD / Doctoral.
RMIT University

500

in world overall ranking*

27

in local overall ranking*
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About the course

A PhD helps students to specialise in one of the key research areas from legal practice, international and taxation law. By the end of the program, students should have made a significant and unique contribution to an existing area of knowledge through a thesis under academic supervision.

What you might learn

While researching for your thesis, you will be able to access specialist support including attending seminars, writing boot camps and workshops. Upon completion of this course, you should be able to demonstrate academic leadership, creativity and innovation in your research work.

Career outcome

Upon graduating from this program, you may be employed in roles such as project manager, policy specialist, academic, lawyer, consultant, mediation specialist, and etc. in companies including United Nations, the High Court, Baker McKenzie, Kirkland & Ellis, DLA Piper, and etc.

Living Costs in Melbourne**



Restaurant
(Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant)
A$ 14 - 19

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom in City Centre)
A$ 1,595 - 2,110

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom Outside of Centre)
A$ 1,248 - 1,651

Transportation
(Daily)
A$ 4 - 5

Utilities per Month
(Electricity, Mobile & Internet)
A$ 235 - 310

Average Salary***


*Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2019)
**Source: numbeo.com
***Source: payscale.com

Costs

Tuition fees per year

A$ 32,640

Information

Duration

4 years

Upcoming Intakes

Feb 2020

Course Code

DR206

Hotline

+61 3 9663 5333

Email

australia@augstudy.com

Scholarships

LPDO-RMIT Scholarship

100% of tuition fees

RMIT International English Language Scholarship

A$4,300

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