Postgraduate Research

Postgraduate Research

Here you can find contacts and support for postgraduate research students at UNSW.

Central administration

Whether you are a current research candidate, a prospective one thinking about your research career or a member of University staff, the Graduate Research School is the central administration and support unit for all higher degree research candidates at UNSW.

Additional support

UNSW offers a number of support and development services for all students. Here you can access information on the additional support services that are available specifically for postgraduate researchers.

Academic skills support

PhD career development scholarship program

UNSW is delighted to offer our highest achieving PhD candidates a unique Professional Career Development Scholarship Program while they complete their PhD. The program provides successful candidates with:

  • Professional mentoring,
  • Soft-skills development,
  • 12 week professional placement,
  • PLUS a $24,000 scholarship.

Overseas research

Many foreign institutions accept research students for short-term projects with their researchers.

Beginning to Teach for ECRs and HDRs

This program is designed to develop the teaching capability of UNSW Early Career Researchers (ECRs) and Higher Degree Research candidates (HDRs) with little to no experience of teaching.

Library services for research support

Graduate research news

Newsletter for research candidates about events, seminars, awards...