Doctoral Program in Business Administration and Analytics

  • CRICOS code: 056955G

Course overview

  • 8 years part time / 4 years full time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to domestic and international students


Taught by the Department of Business Administration, the Doctoral Program in Business Administration and Analytics provides exceptional research training to students who wish to undertake a thesis only PhD in one or more areas of business specialisations. Here, under the supervision of internationally renowned researchers, our PhD students produce cutting-edge research, in preparation for placement in leading academic institutions and organisations worldwide.

The program can be taken over 4 years full-time / 8 years part-time. Generous scholarships are available for high achieving applicants, including full fee waivers and a stipend of AUD 34,400 per year (2023 RTP rate). Research conference travel funding of AUD10,000 is available to all confirmed PhD candidates.

At the Department of Business Administration, we pride ourselves on fostering close working relationships between graduate researchers and leading scholars. Our small cohorts ensure a stimulating and collaborative learning environment. PhD candidates form an integral part of the department and are strongly encouraged to participate in its research and teaching activities.

For more information including a list of academic staff and their research expertise, please visit the Melbourne Business School website.