Federation Business School

Research programs

Research and higher degree studies require commitment and dedication. Federation Business School provides continuous guidance and supervision from your first formulation of a research proposal to the completion of your thesis or dissertation, and strives to make sure you achieve your goals.

The Faculty's research and higher degree programs include the following higher degrees:

These degrees are designed to meet the needs of practitioners as well as scholars with a purely academic interest. We understand practitioners encounter complex real-world problems, and we encourage cross-disciplinary studies.

Further information on these programs may be obtained from the Research Administrator.

Higher degree scholarships

In addition to the University-wide postgraduate research scholarships, our Faculty offers a limited number of scholarships for higher degree programs each year.


To be eligible to apply you must be enrolled full-time in a masters or PhD in Federation Business School.

Applications will be assessed against the following criteria:

  • Capability to undertake the research program
  • Ability to complete in a timely manner
  • Demonstrable need

Assessment criteria

Continuation of scholarship funding will be subject to satisfactory completion of all relevant six-monthly and annual progress reports. We reserve the right not to offer a scholarship in any round of applications.

Please contact the Research Administrator for application information and deadlines.