Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Rules Relating to Awards - Rule 9 - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) award

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Status Historic Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 4th May 2022 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 4th May 2025 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Academic Board The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 28th April 2022 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date 12th March 2023 This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Head of Work Unit Leslie Christidis
Dean, Graduate Studies
+61 2 66483901
This is the officer generally responsible for day to day administrative matters.
Responsible Executive Mary Spongberg
Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor
+61 7 55893361
This is the senior officer with responsibility for the document.
Enquiries Contact Helen Wolton
Manager, Graduate School
+0011 612 66269426
Graduate School
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

8 December 2022: Approved by Academic Board. The requirement for a candidate to submit an unbound copy of the final thesis for distribution to the University Library is removed – clause (52). 


The Rule is updated to specify: 1. Admission requirements relating to English language proficiency; and 2. Expected duration of candidature.

Clauses Amended:Rule: Part A - Admission Requirements and Part L - Duration of Candidature