Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Research Programmes (Prospective Graduate Students)
The research degree provides training in a particular subject area through independent investigation, study and experimental work, culminating in the submission of a thesis on the research undertaken. A supervisor or supervisors will be appointed for each candidate. Candidates are required to attend appropriate lectures and sit for written examinations.
The following Masters and Doctoral degrees are awarded upon completion of the research programme:
In addition, there are two Joint Doctoral Programmes available with selected departments. Please click on the links for more details.
Teaching and supervision of graduate research students are undertaken by the following Departments / Programmes:
All the departments/programmes offer a Semester I (August) intake. Some departments/programmes also offer a Semester II (January) intake. Please refer to Application & Application Periods for details.