Menzies is a major partner of Charles Darwin University (CDU). To become a Menzies student your primary supervisor will need to be based at Menzies, you are required to have research interests matching Menzies research expertise and be enrolled through CDU.

Information on the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is included below:

PhD - Doctor of Philosophy:

Course Code: DPHIAS                   
Standard full-time completion: 4 years
Standard part-time completion: 8 years

About the course:

A candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy shall undertake a program of study and research approved by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research). The program shall include the presentation of a thesis and/or other work approved by the Committee, embodying the results of the candidate's study and research, for examination.


You must have completed the equivalent of an Australian Bachelor Honours Degree Class I or IIA, or an Australian Masters Degree (with a substantial research component). Alternatively research outputs (publications, book chapters etc) and/or research experience can be used to demonstrate Honours equivalence.

More information about the course is available here.