Postgraduate

Master of Infectious Diseases and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Combine coursework and research in the one degree.

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Scholarships

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Cost of living

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Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Admission requirements

If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

English competency

English is the language of instruction and assessment at UWA and you will need to meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible for a place.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

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Course details

This course enables students to undertake a PhD in their chosen discipline with the Master of Infectious Diseases.

About the course

This course has been developed in response to the international need for advanced training and research in infectious diseases to better prepare medical scientists, medical professionals, the public sector and other groups.
Master of Infectious Diseases and Doctor of Philosophy

Quick details

Status
  • Available
Locations
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1
Weekly contact time
  • Full-time students are expected to work at least 30 hours per week on their research throughout the year, in addition to completing the coursework requirements for the Master of Infectious diseases component.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 52520
CRICOS code
  • 061839C
Master of Infectious Diseases and Doctor of Philosophy
Status
  • Available
Locations
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1
Weekly contact time
  • Full-time students are expected to work at least 30 hours per week on their research throughout the year, in addition to completing the coursework requirements for the Master of Infectious diseases component.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 52520
CRICOS code
  • 061839C
Full time/part time duration
  • 4 years
TISC Codes
Degrees course is available in
  • Master of Infectious Diseases and Doctor of Philosophy