Masters by Coursework
Enrolling in a Masters degree (2 years full time) is the major next step in your academic career after completing an undergraduate degree.
A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD or Doctorate) involves writing a thesis of 80,000 words. It is the most advanced level of study offered by the University of Melbourne.
Masters by Research
A research degree lets you carry out independent research on an area of study that you're passionate about. It requires you to write a thesis that makes an original contribution to your field, demonstrating your expertise.
Graduate certificates and diplomas
A Graduate Certificate or Diploma can be studied in a field unrelated to your undergraduate degree, broadening your knowledge and expertise.