Master of Science (Research)

At a Glance  
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Duration: 1.5 to 2 years Duration: 1.5 to 2 years


Research for a MSc can be carried out over a diverse range of areas and disciplines as reflected by the variety of backgrounds of our current staff and postgraduate students. Areas in which postgraduate students may undertake research include Clinical Optometry, pure and applied research with clinical significance and basic research.

Length of Study

1.5 to 2 years of advanced study leading to the submission of a thesis. Minimum duration for completion is 1.5 years.

Entry Requirement

An appropriate four-year degree with Honours from UNSW or an equivalent qualification from another university or tertiary institution at a level acceptable to the Faculty of Science RTC. In some cases, the applicant may be required to carry out a qualifying program before being permitted to enrol.


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