The Degree of Doctor of Commerce (DCom)
The following regulations apply to students commencing study within the 2018 academic year. For previously published regulations, refer to the Calendar archive (Academic Services website). Find key terms in the Glossary of terms.
These regulations must be read in conjunction with the General Regulations for the University.
These Regulations came into force on 1 January 2018.
In exceptional circumstances the Dean of Postgraduate Research may approve a variation of these regulations.
To apply for admission to the Doctor of Commerce, a student must:
The subject(s) of this qualification include original contributions in one or more branches of Business or Commerce.
There is no time limit for this qualification.
There will be no transfer of credit or cross-crediting of work.
Honours, Distinction and Merit are not awarded for this qualification.
There are no advancing or exit qualifications for this qualification.