Postgraduate Research Support

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

Graduate Research School

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 higher degree research candidates including information on news and scholarships.

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

Here you can find short courses and thesis writing resources.

HDR project counselling resources

These resources are designed to help you navigate your way through your high degree research program.

UNSW Scientia research recruitment opportunities

UNSW is investing at unprecedented levels to bring 1,000 of the world’s most talented researchers to Sydney by 2025, to join a community ranked amongst the global top 50.

Overseas research

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

International student support

Information and resources to assist International Higher Degree Research candidates make the most out of their experience in Australia.

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

Visit the Library website for research support and resources and general services for students.

Arc postgraduate council

The Postgraduate Council (PGC) provide information, support, representation and advice on issues that affect postgraduate students.


You must submit your thesis before your documents can be released.