UniversityAuckland University of Technology
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Jul 2023
AUT South Campus
The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) degree is a one-year, research-only master’s degree. It's a great opportunity to explore a research topic of an applied or professional nature, under the supervision of AUT's expert academic staff.
The Master of Philosophy enables you to expand your research capabilities by focusing on a particular area of interest. It can provide a pathway to more advanced research at doctoral level.
AUT's communication studies programmes will give you a valuable foundation for key roles in lots of industries, including the media and communications fields.
As a communications student, you’ll have access to outstanding facilities and services, and you could work on live projects for real clients or do work experience with major organisations. You’ll be career-ready when you leave AUT.
What you study
You complete an original thesis during this year of study.
AUT staff are available to supervise MPhil research on a wide range of topics.
Must have completed one of the following with the equivalent of a B grade average or higher:
An interview may be required for particular research areas.
English Language Requirements:
IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent; TOEFL iBT score of 90; Certificate in English for Academic Study (CertEAS) with A grade; GIE with B+ grade; CAE minimum overall score of 176; PTE minimum overall score of 58.