This program is not available to International students.

Duration

Please contact the faculty regarding the duration of this program.

Commencing 2017

Any

Program level

Postgraduate Research

Units

8

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

A candidate applies for entry to the Doctor of Letters (DLitt) on the basis of substantial published original and scholarly work.

AQF level

AQF level 10

Fees for Australian students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Closing Date

Applications are able to be submitted for research higher degree programs at any time.

How to apply

Enquiries for Australian students

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Email: hass@uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 1333

Web:

This program is not available to International students.

Why study the Doctor of Letters?

The highest academic award in humanities, the DLitt, should not be confused with a PhD. This award is designed to give formal public recognition to eminent scholars who have made substantial, original and distinguished contributions to knowledge in the humanities. Eligibility for the award is on the basis of published scholarly work judged by national and international peers to indicate the candidate's authoritative standing in the field of humanities and achievements in the advancement of knowledge.
All applications must be accompanied by a recommendation from the Head of the relevant school together with a commitment that the school will meet associated costs.

What you can study

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

A candidate applies for entry to the Doctor of Letters (DLitt) on the basis of substantial published original and scholarly work.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Applications are able to be submitted for research higher degree programs at any time.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

A candidate applies for entry to the Doctor of Letters (DLitt) on the basis of substantial published original and scholarly work.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 037378E

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the .

Click here for application procedures for International students.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

Fees for International students

Tuition fees do not apply for Higher Doctorates.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Doctor of Letters

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

Eligibility for the award is assessed on the basis of published scholarly work that is judged by national and international peers to indicate the candidate's authoritative standing in the field of humanities and his or her achievements in the advancement of knowledge.

Program Rules for the Doctor of Letters