Doctoral degrees at Victoria

Victoria awards 3 doctoral degrees: the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD); professional doctorates in Musical Arts (DMA) and Education (EdD); and Higher Doctorates.

Explore our Doctoral degrees:

  • The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is the highest degree awarded by the University for independent research conducted under academic supervision.
  • Victoria awards a Professional Doctorate in Musical Arts (DMA) and Education (EdD).
  • The Higher Doctorate is the University’s highest qualification and is awarded for a substantial body of published work.