A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor.
With the current dynamic economic condition that is experienced in the whole world, being an international economic analyst requires this level of academics to give an accurate, factual and precise advice on the guidelines to take when coming up with both monetary and fiscal measures of economic solutions.
Australia is an island country and continent of the southern hemisphere, in the SW Pacific, a member state of the Commonwealth.
Victoria has eight universities and various government-run institutions that facilitate technical and further education. In addition, there is a state Library which is good for researchers undertaking higher education in the area.
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In the Economics, Finance and Marketing PhD program you will develop advanced research skills that will prepare you for a career in academia and other... [+]
PhD in Economics, Finance and Marketing
In the Economics, Finance and Marketing PhD program you will develop advanced research skills that will prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which systematic and critical analytical skills are required.This PhD may be undertaken in a project, thesis by publication or thesis mode.You can specialise in:Economics Finance Marketing
You will undertake the PhD program under the supervision of an appointed research supervisor.The PhD program is structured to enable you to:Complete a compulsory research methods course Receive training in research integrity and ethics Select studies in qualitative and quantitative research techniques Complete a thesis/project which demonstrates your contribution to the field and your ability to communicate complex research for peers and the community to an international standard. ... [-]
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate... [+]
PhD in Statistics and Operations Research
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.You will undertake the approved research program under the supervision of an appointed research supervisor. Successful completion involves submitting a thesis or project.
For both the Master by research (Statistics and Operations Research) and the Doctor of Philosophy (Statistics and Operations Research), you'll be required to complete the Research Methods course OENG1047, which is delivered face-to-face.... [-]
In the economics and finance Master and PhD research programs you'll take on independent research in your area of interest, develop original concepts... [+]
PhD in Economics and Finance
In the economics and finance Master and PhD research programs you'll take on independent research in your area of interest, develop original concepts and test your theories.You can specialise in:microeconomics macroeconomics econometrics finance capital markets and financial institutions financial instruments international monetary economics industrial economics.
During the Master of Business program you'll develop a thorough understanding of your specialisation and make a significant contribution of knowledge to the field.The Doctor of Philosophy takes you to the next level and requires you to complete a more substantial and rigorous thesis.... [-]