Tasmanian Institute of Law Enforcement Studies (TILES)

Postgraduate Study

The Tasmanian Institute of Law Enforcement Studies (TILES) provides opportunities for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) programs - the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Research (MRes), and full fee paying postgraduate courses. These are the Institute's current postgraduate students.

Studying at the Institute has the following distinctive characteristics:

  • A high priority on interaction between postgraduate students and academics
  • A small dedicated study environment
  • A high quality academic supervision
  • A path to collaborative research activities

Over the past few years TILES has produced many postgraduate completions leading to successful careers.

Dr Loene Howes tells about her PhD research (with TILES) and why she enjoyed studying at the University of Tasmania (video clip, produced by UTAS)

Dr Nicole Asquith, Dr Danielle Campbell and Assoc Professor Roberta Julian

Research Degree

A research degree is an advanced study program, and the University of Tasmania provides candidates with the training and skills necessary for a career in academia and beyond.


Students undertaking postgraduate study by research or coursework at the University of Tasmania are eligible for a range of scholarships.