- 2017


Postgraduate research area

Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Business and Economics


Dr Hue Hwa Au Yong


Caulfield Clayton

This program provides doctoral (PhD) students with the opportunity to focus on developing knowledge and expertise in their chosen discipline, as well as developing professional skills that will support their career ambitions.

Each student's research will be supported by the development of a range of skills that will help them to become more efficient researchers, ultimately improving the quality of the research and developing generic/transferable skills of value to prospective employers.

This program is offered by the Department of Banking and Finance.

Program requirements

All PhD students will be required to undertake compulsory training in the following areas:

  • Monash Graduate Research Induction (online)
  • Research Integrity (online)
  • faculty induction, including occupational health and safety (where required).

Coursework component

All PhD students must complete the following coursework unit/s, normally prior to confirmation of their enrolment:

  • BEX6011 Empirical asset pricing
  • BEX6012 Corporate financial management
  • BEX6013 Issues in financial institutions
  • BEX6014 Contemporary issues in finance

Students may be required to undertake up to an additional four units as recommended by the PhD Director

Students may also be directed or encouraged to attend and make presentations at various forums throughout their enrolment.

Relevant courses

0029 Doctor of Philosophy